Browsing the "Government" Tag

UK Parliament Presented Showcase of Real-World Blockchain Applications

| Daniel Palmer

The U.K. Parliament has been presented demos of real-world blockchain applications designed to educate policymakers.

Australian Government to Help Fund Trade Mission to CoinDesk Consensus

| Yogita Khatri

Australia’s government has committed AU$100,000 to support blockchain firms joining Austrade's mission to CoinDesk Consensus in May.

Argentinian Government to Invest in Blockchain Projects Backed by Binance Labs, LatamEx

| Yogita Khatri

The government of Argentina is set to match investments in local blockchain startups taking part in Binance Labs' incubator program.

Singapore State-Owned Fund Backed Coinbase’s $300 Million Raise: Report

| Yogita Khatri

GIC Private Limited, a Singapore government-owned wealth fund, backed Coinbase’s major funding round last year, say Bloomberg sources.

Thai Government Agency Develops Blockchain Tech for Elections Voting

| Yogita Khatri

A Thailand government agency has developed a blockchain-based solution that's set to digitalize elections voting in the country.

Italy Announces 30 Experts to Lead National Blockchain Strategy

| Yogita Khatri

The Italian government has published a list of 30 experts brought together to develop the nation's blockchain strategy.

India May Legalize Cryptos But Under ‘Strong’ Rules: Report

| Yogita Khatri

The Indian government could possibly legalize cryptocurrencies, but with tough terms and conditions attached, a news report suggests.

South Korean Government Trials Blockchain for Shipping Efficiency Boost

| Yogita Khatri

Two South Korean government ministries are exploring blockchain's potential to bring new efficiencies to port logistics.

Indian Officials Met to Discuss Possible Ban on ‘Private Cryptocurrencies’

| Yogita Khatri

The Indian government is considering imposing a ban on what it calls "private cryptocurrencies," according to an official release.

UK Government Says It Will Update Crypto Tax Guidance By Early Next Year

| Nikhilesh De

The UK Cryptoassets Taskforce wants to encourage the development of distributed ledger technology, according to a final report published Monday.