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Blockchain…in Space!
Here’s something interesting, according toYahoo Finance , Singapore-based blockchain company
Bank of China Issues $2.8B Worth of Bonds Using Blockchain
If you were looking for signs that China was serious
Report: PBOC to Start Testing Digital Currency in Shenzhen and Suzhou
China’s digital currency is reportedly set for testing.According toThe Block
Telegram Hits Back, Requests Court to Throw SEC Case
Messaging app giant Telegram refuses back down against the Securitiesand
PBOC: China’s Digital Currency Won’t Seek ‘Full Control’ of User Info
China’s proposed central bank digital currency (CBDC) may provideBeijing with
South Korea Is Looking to Put Trade Finance on the Blockchain
The South Korean government wants all trade to be on
New Zealand Legalizes Salary Payments In Crypto
It was announced yesterday that New Zealand has become the first country ever to legalize salary payments in cryptocurrency. geralt / Pixabay This ruling was signed on June 27 by the Inland Revenue Department (IRD) agency’s Director of Public Rulings, Susan Price. It will be put into effect for three years from September 1, 2019. The ruling states that the
North Korea’s Nuclear Program Partially Funded by ‘Large Scale Attacks Against Cryptocurrency Exchanges’
North Korean hackers have reportedly stolen up to $2 billion to help fund the country’s nuclear program, the SCMP writes citing a report to the United Nations Security Council. North Korea is using cyberspace “to launch increasingly sophisticated attacks to steal funds from financial institutions and cryptocurrency exchanges to generate income” in violation of sanctions. Cryptocurrency exchanges deal in virtual
Report: The People's Bank of China's Digital Currency Is Now 'Ready'
Barely a month after it accelerated its crypto plans, China’s central bank digital currency (CBDC) is now reportedly “ready.” The Token Post, citing the Shanghai Securities News, reported yesterday that the Middle Kingdom will be rolling out its CBDC “soon.” Mu Changchun, deputy chief of the People’s Bank of China’s payments and settlements unit, said that the CBDC prototype is