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American Citizen Jailed For Training North Korea

American prosecutors have arrested Virgil Griffith, who traveled to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) to make a presentation on how to use cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology to circumvent sanctions. According to the announcement, the 36-year-old Griffith was arrested at the Los Angeles International Airport, and charged with conspiring to …

Tezos Partners with Singapore-based Firm Tribe

Tezos and Singapore government-backed blockchain platform Tribe recently partnered to launch a training program for developers on the Tezos blockchain. According to the blog post, Tezos’s non-profit arm Tezos Southeast Asia (TSA), which promotes Tezos in the region, partnered with Tribe in order to attract more developers to create Tezos blockchain-based …

Oman Initiates First Blockchain Transaction on Trade Finance

Oman Oil and Orpic Group and HSBC Bank Oman SAOG have successfully initiated the first trade finance transaction on the blockchain in the country using R3’s Corda platform. According to the report from the Oman Observer stated that Oman Oil and Orpic Group and HSBC Bank executed the country’s first blockchain-based …

Philippines Partners with BCB Blockchain Firm

BCB Blockchain, Singapore-based blockchain company has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with the Philippines Department of Science and Technology (DOST) to develop local smart cities. The firm announced in a press release that it has contributed $300,000 to support incubators and startup accelerators in the Philippines by signing an MoA …

LG to Merge Public and Private Blockchains

The partnership between LG’s IT affiliate LG CNS and the blockchain subsidiary of Kakao, Ground X, aims to merge public and corporate blockchains. The Korea Herald reported that both firms agreed to build mutually compatible infrastructure. Ha Tae-Seok, the head of LG CNS’ future strategic business division and Han Jae-Seon Ground X …

The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Is Not Launching Its Own Crypto Exchange

Ed Jones, spokesperson of The Royal Bank of Canada’s (RBC) RBC said that Canada’s largest bank was exploring the development of a crypto exchange. But, several recent patent applications filed by the bank do not plan to launch an exchange. The spokesperson said to Coindesk: “While RBC does not comment …

Germany Based Airline Issues Tickets on Blockchain

Hahn Air, the German airline company has become the first airline company to issue tickets on a blockchain. The firm announced the initiative in a press release on Nov. 18. The collaboration between Hahn Air’s collaboration with a decentralized platform for the travel industry, Winding Tree, has made it possible to sell …

Blockchain To Help Volvo Cars To Trace Battery Cobalt

According to the announcement, Volvo Cars said that it will make the cobalt used in its batteries globally traceable using the blockchain technology. Through a partnership with its two battery suppliers, China’s CATL and South Korea’s LG Chem the motor service has announced the initiative. Volvo, owned by China’s Geely …

Coca Cola To Start Using Blockchain Technology

Coca Cola is planning to use blockchain technology to manage its cross-party transactions. According to the report, Coke One North America (CONA) the tech firm that manages IT operations for Coca Cola will be using a blockchain solution developed by German software firm SAP to manage its supply chain. CONA manages …

AI And Blockchain Could Revolutionize Indian Welfare

Indian Defence Minister believes that blockchain technology, and artificial intelligence (AI) and big data will form part of the future of warfare. According to the news from the Times of India, Rajnath Singh highlighted the potential of blockchain, including big data and AI, in defense operations. The minister was a part …