More than 15 members of Congress met with representatives of the blockchain technology industry this week in Washington, DC.
The European Parliament has voted to recommend that the bloc’s government create a task force dedicated to digital currencies and blockchain.
Japan’s national legislature approved a bill on Wednesday to regulate domestic digital currency exchanges.
A bill that would ban so-called money surrogates such as bitcoin in Russia has an uncertain future.
An economic development bill in Vermont includes language that makes blockchain data a form of admissible court evidence.
A Bank of Japan official said this week that central banks should watch developments surrounding bitcoin and blockchain "closely".
As Silvergate Bank prepares to give its 16th bitcoin account its CEO talks about how he got in the business of working with digital currency startups.
The Obama administration should move quickly to embrace bitcoin and blockchain technology, a former government regulator has argued in a new op-ed.
The Australian government has officially responded to a Senate report that offered regulatory recommendations for digital currencies.
The founder of Liberty Reserve, a private digital currency system that was a predecessor of bitcoin, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.