Citing market volatility and consumer risk, the U.K. Treasury Committee called for increased regulation of the cryptocurrency space in a new report.
South Korea's Customs Service is looking to adopt Samsung's blockchain tech to launch a decentralized exports clearance system.
China's Ministry of Civil Affairs is planning a blockchain upgrade of the country's charity tracking system to bring more transparency to donations.
Australia's New South Wales government is turning to blockchain for a state-wide test of a driver license digitization program slated for November.
The South Korean government is literally doubling down on its efforts to trial blockchain in the public sector for 2019.
The South Korean government will invest over $880 million next year in order to boost the development of innovative technologies including blockchain.
China's Communist Party is moving to make blockchain literacy the norm with the publication of a guide book for officials and members.
After a pilot conducted in May, West Virginia is expanding use of a blockchain voting app to all 55 of the state's counties.
An Indian state is working with Tech Mahindra to build a new district within the state capital dedicated to incubating blockchain startups
A major Chinese blockchain fund launched in April has denied a report that the local government will withdraw its financial support.