Russia, Novgorod State test blockchain public management application

Russia's Novgorod State is testing a blockchain-based "City N" application to complete public management tasks. State residents can use City N to apply for tax returns on the blockchain-based Vostok platform. Other services of the app include the ability to verify the identity of Novgorod residents and the ability to track residents' payments to the state through the public portal Gosuslugi's online portal.