The Ministry of Science and ICT and the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs have joined forces to integrate blockchain technology to help improve food supply chain traceability. The South Korean government has chosen...
BBVA and Santander Join EU Blockchain Platform
Spain-based banks BBVA and Banco Santander joined the E.U. International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications (IATBA) this week. IATBA is E.U. collaboration between 27 different countries across the continent. Their focus is largely on creating infrastructure to...
Pyongyang will serve as host to North Korea's second international Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conference the Korean Friendship Association (KFA) announced this week. The conference will run for two days at the Pyongyang Science and Technology Complex...
The Indian government is set to draft final regulations for cryptocurrencies to be announced sometime next month (December). A designated panel had been set up by the finance ministry a year ago now to work...
Microsoft has launched a new blockchain-based software development kit on their Azure cloud platform. The product launch will finally allow users to integrate and adopt distributed ledger technology. The tech giant's solution is the first...
Startup Coinmine is bringing crypto-enthusiasts the first ever plug-and-play mining device for at-home use—The Coinmine One. The small rectangular box about the size of the average wireless router can help anyone earn cryptocurrency from virtually...
NewsBlockchain News American Express Files New Blockchain Patent for Travel
American Express has filed a new blockchain patent to match receipt images with records. The new system will send the image of the receipt to and link the digital image with all related records. The...
Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) are using blockchain for tokenized asset settlement. SGX's statement on Sunday, Nov. 11 analyzes the trial period data from August 2018 to the present. The...
'Crypto rich' millionaire Jeffrey Berns has decided to build a smart city in the Nevada desert to give back to the cryptocurrency community. His recently revealed plans detail a utopian, people-focused urban playground run on...
Spanish bank BBVA has completed the first-ever on-chain syndicated loan for $150 million. According to a Financial Times report Wednesday, Nov. 7, the country's second-largest bank arranged the loan for national electrical grid operator, Red Electrica. Syndicated...