Russian corporate giants, including the state-owned Gazprombank, will use the blockchain technology and digital currencies. This news was shared with the news outlet TASS.
Megafon, Russian telecom company, Gazprombank, government managed bank, Rostec, a government corporation, the USM Group, have formed a joint venture which is worth 450 mln USD, and 59% stake in Russian internet giant mail.ru.
The initiative is about developing digital resources using the financial base of Gazprombank. The administration of the companies insists, that creating such a kind of a venture is a logical stage in the implementation of the corporate strategy of the companies, and together, it will be easier to achieve the common goal.