TheMerkle
2018-04-26 16:00:14

A Little Country with Big Ambition

Hands up, how many of you can pinpoint San Marino on a map? As one of the world’s smallest countries, we don’t often hear news out of this enclaved land. But with the lowest unemployment rate in Europe, San Marino is also one of its wealthiest nations. So perhaps it’s not surprising that this tiny republic has its sights set on becoming an innovation hub for blockchain tech. “We are the world’s oldest republic,” says Andrea Zafferani, Secretary of State for Economic Development, “and we are proud to begin a transformation led by technology.” Innovation, it seems, has been coursing through