Government

Major US Health IT Provider HMS Partners With Blockchain Startup Solve.Care

Major health information technology provider for the United States government, HMS Technologies Inc. (HMS) has partnered with b...

Adviser to President of Russia Proposes Digital Currency in Crimea

An adviser to the President of Russia has proposed to adopt a digital currency in Crimea to attract investors and avoid sanctio...

British Virgin Islands, Blockchain Firm Develop Crypto Payments System for Emergency Aid

The British Virgin Islands — a United Kingdom Overseas Territory in the Carribean — has partnered with blockchain firm Lifelabs...

Chilean Government Introduces New Cryptocurrency and Fintech Regulation Bill to Congress

The Minister of Finance of the Chilean government Felipe Larraín announced the introduction of a bill regulating cryptocurrenci...

Central Bank of Russia Reviews Potential Benefits and Drawbacks of CBDCs

The central bank of Russia has reviewed the potential benefits and drawbacks of central bank digital currencies (CBDC) in a pol...

US Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Calls for Clear Crypto Regulations

Andrew Yang, a United States Democratic presidential candidate for the 2020 elections, is advocating for clear regulations on d...

US Gov’t Blockchain Spending Expected to Increase 1,000% Between 2017-2022: Study

The United States federal government is expected to raise its blockchain spending to $123.5 million by 2022 — an over 1,000% in...

Pakistani Prime Minister Addresses Digitization of Gov’t Administration

The prime minister of Pakistan has conducted a meeting dedicated to the digitization of government administration, local Egnlis...

Blockchain Is a Government Priority

France’s Minister of Economy and Finance, Bruno Le Maire, has stated that blockchain technology is a priority for his country’s...

France to Push EU Member States to Adopt Its Cryptocurrency Regulations

France is reportedly going to try to convince other European Union member states to adopt cryptocurrency regulations similar to...