Ripple and NEM Team Up to Start EU Blockchain Association
In an effort to get into government regulators' good graces, Ripple and NEM have launched an official Blockchain Association in the European Union (EU). The blockchain companies have joined forces to represent the growing tech...
Switzerland's blockchain startups are now primed to receive public funds thanks to new Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) license guidelines. The official FINMA press release was released Dec. 3 announcing the $100 million sky-high limit...
China's largest tech company, Huawei, has launched their new Blockchain Service developed for global commercial use. The company has announced that the service is intended to help "World enterprises and developers create, deploy and manage...
Introducing Vakt Global's new blockchain platform designed to bring new efficiencies to the global oil market. Vakt Global is a consortium venture comprised of industry heavy-hitters like Royal Dutch Shell and BP looking to innovate...
Amazon Unveils Two New Blockchain Products
Despite the cryptocurrency market crash, Amazon has announced two new blockchain products at the re:Invent conference in Las Vegas this Wednesday (Nov. 28). The ecommerce Goliath will be offering Amazon Quantum Ledger Database and Amazon...
Harbor partnered with Convexity Properties is introducing a first in its class tokenized real estate investment platform. Focused solely on University of South Carolina student residences dubbed 'The Hub', investors can now use blockchain tokens...
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...