A survey by research firm Gartner, shows that 77 percent of CIOs from companies are not interested in deploying blockchain within their organization.
Dubai's Department of Economic Development is using blockchain technology to make it easier for companies to set up and operate in the country.
CULedger will use the public ledger version of Hedera’s hashgraph to build a global system for cross-border payments.
Muscat-based financial management firm BankDhofar has become the first Oman bank to join RippleNet, a global enterprise blockchain network by Ripple.
UNICEF Australia has launched a website that harness supporters' computers to raise donations via cryptocurrency mining.
ANZ bank has partnered with IBM to build a blockchain solution for transparent, secure transfer of data and premiums in the insurance sector.
The High Court of Delhi has recognized a petition over the Reserve Bank of India's ban on banks engaging with cryptocurrency services.
The Central Bank of Iran is the latest national bank to sound the alarm on the cryptocurrencies, fearing of its misuse in money laundering and fraud.
JPMorgan Chase has partnered with National Bank of Canada and others to trial a blockchain platform aimed to improve the debt issuance process.
The European Parliament has voted for regulations to prevent the use of cryptocurrencies in money laundering and terrorism financing.