UK Announces ‘Dirty Money’ Crackdown, Including Tougher Crypto Regime
The U.K. government has drawn up an action plan aimed to combat financial crimes that it says will include a new regime for crypto assets.
The government-backed program will bring trade and contract data into distributed ledgers.
A new bill from Uzbekistan's Ministry of Energy would triple the price of power for miners, raising fears it could stifle the local mining industry.
The accounting giant is using blockchain tech to assist governments in improving transparency and accountability in the management of public funds.
Germany's cabinet has passed a national strategy for exploring blockchain tech, while limiting the threat of stablecoins like Facebook's Libra.
The U.K. Department for Work and Pensions is investigating distributed ledger technology as a way to boost its payments systems.