The Australian government has announced that it will provide over AU$8 million in grants for a blockchain-powered smart utilities project.
Thailand's Bank of Ayudhya and IBM have completed a blockchain pilot aimed to streamline the contract management process.
Securities Commission Malaysia has revealed it is planning a regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies, as well as a DLT pilot.
Russia's government-owned development bank, VEB, and e-procurement resource platform Roseltorg are teaming up on a new blockchain project.
Standard Chartered is partnering with fintech startup EquiChain to assist its blockchain pilot focused on bringing efficiencies to capital markets.
An official from the European Commission has revealed it is currently building a blockchain tool to enable data sharing.
CBH Group, Australia's largest grain exporter, is to test blockchain technology in the tracking of oat shipments, reports say.
The European Union’s executive branch is establishing an "observatory" focused on blockchain as part of a wider pilot project.