The Bank plans to issue a Single card of St Petersburg, in which encoded electronic signature of the citizen.

The corresponding agreement was signed by Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg Mikhail Mokretsov, Chairman of Northwest Bank of Sberbank Victor Alonso and the General Director of “Sberenergo development” Pavel Shulyakov. The Memorandum was signed within the Petersburg international economic forum.

The Bank is planning to implement blockchain technology to provide financial services to its clients on the territory of St. Petersburg. Experts of the savings Bank will issue a special Single cards of Petersburgers, which will contain information about each citizen: electronic signature and personal data.

According to Victor Alonso, a working prototype of the card is ready and waiting for testing.

We will produce cards in large volume, Petersburg 5-million city. It is possible to write any kind of travel, and other services.

— said the representative of the savings Bank.

Agreement with “Sberenergo development” involves the reconstruction of city boiler-houses of enterprises and their transfer to environmentally friendly gas. The project plans to spend more than 1.5 billion rubles.

Earlier we wrote that in the framework of SPIEF-2018 Deputy Prime Minister Maxim Akimov spoke about the future of cryptocurrencies in Russia.

In addition, RAKIB has announced that it will implement blockchain technology in public administration of the Perm region.