Government

Bitcoin Is Blockchain’s First Success

The official Chinese state-run Xinhua News Agency has published a report recognizing Bitcoin  (BTC) as “the first successful ap...

Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Nov. 3-10

The past week has marked a number of crypto- and blockchain-related developments in the German-speaking world. Malta Enterprise...

Her Majesty the Queen Rules Out Crypto as Currency

Only a few weeks after the United States Internal Revenue Service published new guidance for crypto taxation, the United Kingdo...

Shanghai Gov’t Partners With 6 Banks on Blockchain Alliance for Trade

The municipal Shanghai government has joined forces with financial institutions to create an alliance to foster the use of bloc...

Venezuela President Maduro Touts Trezor Bitcoin Wallet on National TV

On Nov. 6, President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro appeared on state-run television station Venezuelan Television Corporation (V...

EU Reaffirms Potential Move to Block Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

The European Union is doubling down on its commitment to block the launch of Facebook’s Libra should it deem the project to pre...

Rep. Davidson Sees Place for Blockchain in US Manufacturing Despite Congress’ Concerns

United States pro-crypto Congressman Warren Davidson (R-OH) has once again called for clear regulations of blockchain industry ...

Turkey to Finish Testing Digital Lira in 2020

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan directed that the government should finish testing the national central bank digi...

China Will Avoid Blockchain’s ‘Decentralizing Aspects’

China’s forthcoming digital renminbi is unlikely to use blockchain, considers Ethereum (ETH) co-founder and ConsenSys CEO Joe L...

New Official Register in San Marino Recognizes and Regulates Blockchain Firms

The Republic of San Marino has officially adopted the Register of Blockchain Entities, inviting companies in the industry to ap...