Europe

Congressional Research Service Examines Blockchain in Energy Sector

The Congressional Research Service has released a report that examines, among other things, the potential advantages and disadv...

UK Pension and Welfare Agency Examining Blockchain and DLT

The United Kingdom pension and welfare agency has identified blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) as technologies...

Czech Republic to Impose Stricter Crypto Regulations than EU Requires

The Czech Republic is expected to enforce stricter oversight of cryptocurrencies than that required by the European Union’s blo...

Facebook’s Libra Confession, US Urged to Lead Way on Crypto

Top Stories This Week Facebook warns investors that the Libra stablecoin may never launch The Libra storyline is fast becoming ...

Andorra Telecom Inks New Partnership to Run Blockchain Node

Andorra Telecom has entered into partnership with Spanish digital economy-focused non-profit Alastria to integrate blockchain t...
August 1, 2019
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Blockchain Must Not Be Monopolized by a ‘Digital Elite’

Public measures should be taken to ensure that blockchain’s potential as a groundbreaking infrastructure for the social economy...
August 1, 2019
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Sony Subsidiary Joins ~$14.5M Funding Round for Bitcoin Bank Bitwala

Germany-based Bitcoin (BTC) bank Bitwala announced that it received €13 million (almost $14.5 million) in funding in a press re...

ECB Money Printing Is ‘Rocket Fuel’ for Bitcoin Price, Says Pompliano

Morgan Creek Digital Assets co-founder Anthony Pompliano says the European Central Bank (ECB)’s expected dovish turn will be “r...
July 26, 2019
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Most Germans Skeptical Towards Facebook’s Libra, Only 12% Welcome it

About 71% of German citizens are skeptical towards Facebook’s Libra stablecoin, while only 12% welcome it, according to a surve...

Republic of San Marino Signs MoU With Blockchain Platform VeChain

The Republic of San Marino has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with blockchain application platform VeChain. Per the...