Big data, Blockchain, Digital Currency, information technology

区块链信息服务备案(qūkuàiliàn xìnxī fúwù bèiàn): Blockchain information service filing

(Source: China Daily) The Cyberspace Administration of China has announced a set of regulations for cryptocurrency and blockchain service providers in the country that will come into effect on Feb 15. The regulations mean blockchain businesses have to provide the name, service category, service form and application of the service provider through the National Internet… Continue reading 区块链信息服务备案(qūkuàiliàn xìnxī fúwù bèiàn): Blockchain information service filing

Events

Cornell University and Tsinghua University to host Blockchain Conference in Xi’an

Exciting news was released today about the upcoming 3rd Annual Blockchain Workshop hosted by Cornell University and Tsinghua Univeristy. The international workshop will focus on the future and growth of blockchain and allow professionals from across the world to come together to learn and discuss blockchain technology. The event will be hosted Dec. 10- 14th… Continue reading Cornell University and Tsinghua University to host Blockchain Conference in Xi’an

Cryptocurrency, Events

Thailand becomes hot spot for blockchain projects

Thailand and its neighboring Southeast Asian countries are becoming popular destinations for blockchain projects and cryptocurrency investors. Thailand's government has been very proactive in regulating the industry and been cooperative with local projects to ensure they meet all regulatory requirements. ICO projects have been targeting Thailand as a hub to finding investors and raising capital.… Continue reading Thailand becomes hot spot for blockchain projects

Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency

China’s Cryptocurrency Ban a Gift to Friendlier Jurisdictions

(Source: By Andrés Coronado, Incrementum AG) Against all odds, cryptocurrencies have increased their market capitalization from nothing 10 years ago to over $214 billion today. However, investor concerns over government regulations are looming. Government regulation is focusing on two broad aspects of cryptocurrencies: electricity use and traceability. For example, China is focusing on electricity use… Continue reading China’s Cryptocurrency Ban a Gift to Friendlier Jurisdictions

Big data, Blockchain, information technology

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology on the latest development of blockchain technology

(Source: China Daily) China will work to create a better environment to facilitate the healthy development of the blockchain industry, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said on Thursday. The ministry said that the blockachain technology is now witnessing growing applications in areas including finance, credit reporting, smart manufacturing, and supply-chain management. It will… Continue reading China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology on the latest development of blockchain technology

Cryptocurrency, Regulations

South Korea creates new financial regulatory bureau & plans to cooperate with China

Big news is coming out of South Korea, who is creating a new financial bureau to focus on financial innovations such as cryptocurrency. The new restructured organization will provide greater access and more resources to review blockchain projects and ICOs. South Korea has been very proactive with protecting their investors and plans to also cooperate… Continue reading South Korea creates new financial regulatory bureau & plans to cooperate with China