Bank of Japan deputy governor: Bank of Japan has no plan to issue digital currency in the short term

On July 5th, the Bank of Japan’s deputy governor, Yukio Masaaki, said that the Bank of Japan did not plan to issue digital currency in the short term. Yugong Zhengjia also mentioned that some scholars believe that the implementation of digital currency by the central bank will increase the effect of the central bank's implementation of negative interest rates, but no central bank has such a plan.