Blockchain

Ukraine Gov’t Collaborates with Belarusian Crypto Exchange

Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Transformation has signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) with the Belarusian crypto exchange Currency.com. Ukraine Wants to Learn from Belarusian Experience in Regulating Cryptos While Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Transformation was only established in August of this year, it has been very active in the crypto field. For example, it recently […]

Blockchain

German Gov’t Approves ‘Bundes-Chain’ to Combat Libra Cryptocurrency

The German government will approve its proposed blockchain strategy this September which reportedly blocks projects like Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency. Germany Readies Anti-Libra Response According to Spiegel, Germany’s federal cabinet will approve its blockchain strategy announced back in June 2019. While the move signals the country’s intent to be a part of the emerging global economy, […]

Blockchain

Indian Firms Big on Blockchain But Gov’t Still Myopic on Crypto

It appears that the Indian government is mirroring China’s movements with regards to blockchain and cryptocurrency. A huge project by Indian mobile network operator, Reliance Jio, plans to roll out the country’s largest blockchain platform, yet lawmakers remain myopic about cryptocurrency. World’s Biggest Blockchain Platform In a series of announcement at the Reliance annual general […]

Bitcoin

Indian Govt to Pitch Bitcoin Ban Bill in January

The Indian government is planning to introduce its controversial bitcoin ban bill in December-January parliamentary session, according to local crypto news provider Crypto Kanoon. The decision surfaced during an ongoing court hearing between the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and regional cryptocurrency exchanges. Officials representing the Narendra Modi’s financial ministry submitted a draft bill before the […]

Crypto News

US Govt Returns Stolen Bitcoin to Crypto Exchange Bitfinex From $65 Million Hack

Bitfinex cryptocurrency exchange has revealed that 27.66270285 BTC, a portion of the stolen funds from the 2016 hack, was successfully recovered by law enforcement of the U.S. government. Recovered BTC to Reimburse Recovery Right Token Holders Following the hacking event, Bitfinex launched an investigation with the assistance of enforcement agencies internationally, to trace the 119,756 BTC that […]