The Swedish government is to hold a week-long bitcoin auction, starting today, with 0.6 BTC for up for grabs.
Could blockchain underpin a U.S. State Department overhaul? Members of the department and blockchain startups are encouraged after a recent forum.
Two employees of the Council of Ministers in Crimea have been fired after getting caught mining bitcoins on official computers.
Russia's deputy prime minister has spoken about the government's possible use of blockchain for state services.
A report by the Times of Malta suggests the country's government may soon be launching a novel cryptocurrency trial.
J. Christopher Giancarlo, CFTC chair, has called on government agencies to embrace blockchain, saying it's in the national interest to do so.
Collaboration, not competition: that's the message an advisor to Russian President Vladimir Putin is putting forward in a new interview.
The European nation of Malta is moving to advance its ongoing blockchain strategy with the creation of a new advisory board.
The municipal government for the U.S. city of Boise has formed a new partnership aimed at exploring public-sector blockchain use cases.
U.S. government agencies are reaching out to the blockchain community for help drafting an action plan for bringing its IT systems up to speed.