Iranian secretary of supreme cyberspace council, Abolhassan Firouzabadi, stated that the national center of cyberspace is positive about blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies and that the opportunity of using their advantages has to be provided.
In an IBENA interview, Abolhassan Firouzabadi talked about expanding new technologies like blockchain:
As theories are informed hunches and numerous technologies advent, the state of technology expansion in the world is such that we cannot foretell the development trend and the world’s future in the technology field. Still, they will be put aside after a while.The blockchain is a revolutionary technology, which appears to be a significant topic in the world and as it has attracted the world’s attention, we cannot be indifferent about it. Blockchain has to be noted by the private and governmental sections.
He pointed out that the world is moving toward blockchain technology and its significant production, cryptocurrencies and declare:
The national center of cyberspace is positive about blockchain and cryptocurrencies, but it is obligatory to create infrastructures. Besides, policies and regulations have to be defined by relevant institutions for this field including cryptocurrency exchanges and cryptocurrency mining.