Cryptocurrency, ecommerce

China: Guangdong Province to Use Blockchain-Based Electronic Tax Invoices for E-Commerce

(Source: CoinTelegraph) The Guangdong Municipal Taxation Bureau will implement an electronic invoice platform based on blockchain for the e-commerce industry, local Chinese news outlet Southern News Network reported on Feb. 18. Guangdong Province, one the most populated region in China, has opened the first blockchain electronic invoice service for customers and merchants, planning to extend their experience to the large-scale… Continue reading China: Guangdong Province to Use Blockchain-Based Electronic Tax Invoices for E-Commerce

Blockchain

Global, Non-Profit Blockchain Knowledge Hub Launches In Singapore

SINGAPORE, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Marking the 10 year anniversary of blockchain technology, Blockchain Centre, the world’s first non-profit blockchain knowledge hub, has launched Blockchain Centre Singapore. With centres in Australia, China, Colombia, Lithuania, Malaysia, Russia, UAE, and the USA, Blockchain Centre Singapore joins the first-ever global network that connects blockchain ecosystems in every region around the world. In Singapore, Blockchain Centre seeks to:… Continue reading Global, Non-Profit Blockchain Knowledge Hub Launches In Singapore

Cryptocurrency

Chinese District Food and Drug Administration to Use Blockchain for Quality Assurance

(Source:CoinTelegraph) The Food and Drug Administration of the Chinese Chongqing Yuzhong District is going to apply blockchain technology to its operations, the official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party, The People’s Daily, reports on Jan. 31. Blockchain will purportedly be applied by the agency to strengthen the supervision of food and drug quality assurance with better traceability of the product life… Continue reading Chinese District Food and Drug Administration to Use Blockchain for Quality Assurance

Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Fintech

Financial sector forever changed from evolving Disruptive Technology

Buzzwords heard around the finance world such as Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Security Token Offerings (STOs), blockchain, etc. have forever changed the landscape of the financial sector. New technology introduced by a simple 9 paged white paper  over 10 years ago that made a tremendous impact that would have only been a dream when written. Technological progress may… Continue reading Financial sector forever changed from evolving Disruptive Technology

Cryptocurrency

International project launched to use blockchain to track DRC Cobalt

US-based automobile manufacturer Ford, US technology major IBM, South Korean cathode manufacturer LG Chem and China-based Huayou Cobalt have teamed up to launch a pilot blockchain project to track supplies of cobalt from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Overseen by sourcing group RCS Global, the project aims to aid manufacturers in ensuring that the… Continue reading International project launched to use blockchain to track DRC Cobalt