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Venezuela to Launch Free Cryptocurrency Training Courses for Citizens

Venezuela’s Citizens are Offered with Free Cryptocurrency Training Courses According to the report, the Venezuelan government has introduced a free cryptocurrency training course for teaching its citizens how to buy, sell and mine cryptocurrencies, specifically the oil-backed Petro that has seen recently issued by the state. The opening of the …

Russia needs Blockchain, says Vladimir Putin

Russia to Adopt Blockchain, President Putin Expresses the Purpose The President of Russia says that the country is in need of a blockchain technology and highlighted the fact about how important it is for Russia to make progress in the current development and technological aspects. A leading Russian website that …

Singapore and Maharashtra to explore Blockchain Technology

Singapore endorses FinTech, Blockchain Through Indian State Government The Monetary Authority of Singapore, the country’s central bank, has signed an agreement with the government of the Indian state of Maharashtra for exploring FinTech initiatives in areas including blockchain technology. The new cooperative agreement recognizes a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between …

Blockchain requires Regulation to Grow says China’s State Media

China’s State Media says Blockchain needs Regulation for growing An official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), ‘People’s Daily’ has approached for domestic regulation for developing the blockchain technology. The full-page article was titled as “Three Questions to Blockchain,” the CCP’s official media doubled down on the government’s commitment …

Video Game firm ‘Ubisoft’ is going to use Blockchain Use Cases

Blockchain Technology to be Explored by one of the Leading Video Game Firms Ubisoft French video game firm Ubisoft is using the potential applications of blockchain in its Strategic Innovation Lab, which will be used to study developing technologies and their use cases. Lab’s director of trends, Lidwine Sauer said …

Blockchain-Based Infrastructure could save Billions of Mutual Funds

Blockchain could bring Financial Benefits to the Asset Management Industry According to the reports, it is said that switching to a distributed blockchain based infrastructure could bring particular financial advantages to the asset management industry. The report from Calastone, which is a transaction network platform for mutual funds’ industry, predicted …

Australian University to Introduce Nation’s First Blockchain Courses

Australian Students to learn Blockchain Courses in the University Australian public research university RMIT introduced the country’s first dedicated online short course on blockchain technology. The development of blockchain as a disruptive, game-changing technology has driven Melbourne-based RMIT University to offer Australia’s first online course on the sector. The 8-week …

Lenovo to Adopt Blockchain Technology for Document Validation with the US Patent

Blockchain Technology to be explored by Lenovo with U.S Patent for Document Validation Lenovo has registered a patent with USPTO (U.S Patent and Trademark Office) for a system to verify the sincerity of physical documents by using a security Blockchain. The patent application was submitted in August 2016 but was …

Swiss – FINMA Regulate ICOs and Publish Guidelines

Guidelines Published by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority for ICO Organizers. The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has published a press release regarding how it plans to apply financial market legislation in handling queries from the ICO organizers. The post also describes the information FINMA requires for dealing …

Spain to Become Next Cryptocurrency Hub After Swiss

Spain is going to Legalize Cryptocurrency after Swiss Recently Rolled out Guidelines for ICOs While other European countries attempt stricter regulations on cryptocurrencies, Spain seems to be following Switzerland’s initiative ahead by proposing crypto-friendly legislation. Spain on the Blockchain Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s People’s Party is all set to …