BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – An answer to offering frictionless commerce throughout the Irish border after Britain leaves the European Union is perhaps found utilizing expertise similar to Blockchain, finance minister Phillip Hammond mentioned on Monday
Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond delivers his keynote handle on the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham, Britain, October 1, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville
“There is technology becoming available (…) I don’t claim to be an expert on it but the most obvious technology is blockchain,” Hammond mentioned when requested about how the government might obtain clean commerce after Brexit.
Reporting by William James; Editing by Elisabeth O’Leary