In an interview with Cointelegraph, Malta Minister of Financial Services and Digital Economy Bartolo Clayton clarified the country's attitude towards the crypto industry and reiterated that Binance Exchange has never been licensed in Malta. Clayton sought to show that Malta has not changed its position on tolerance for the crypto industry.
He mentioned, "So this does not mean that the government has taken a tougher stance on cryptocurrencies in some way, but merely a fact. Instead, the Malta government is committed to integrating blockchain with other industries in Together. The Maltese government's belief is that we believe that more synergy between these emerging sectors should be explored and encouraged in order to capture and use the benefits they bring. In addition, the Maltese government is planning for Malta's digital, financial and innovation services Overall strategy. More details about the new strategy will be disclosed in the coming months. "