Browsing the "Policy" Tag

OECD Event to Examine the Potential Impact of Blockchain

| Anna Baydakova

The intergovernmental economic organization plans to host an international conference on blockchain in September, its first ever.

Romania Drafts Bill to Regulate Electronic Money

| Muyao Shen

Romania has drafted an emergency ordinance to regulate cryptocurrency issuing.

US Telecom Agency Seeks Blockchain Policy Suggestions

| Nikhilesh De

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration has asked industry members to provide suggestions for blockchain policy.

A G20 Crypto Policy? Let’s Hope It’s a Pipe Dream

| Marc Hochstein

The world's economic leaders are seeking a globally coordinated policy on cryptocurrencies. This could take a while. But that may be just as well.

China’s Biggest Political Event Sees Blockchain Praise

| Wolfie Zhao

At China's annual "Two Sessions" political event, policy advisors have made a wide range of comments on the future of blockchain in the country.

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Former FDIC Chair: Bitcoin Policies Shouldn’t ‘Feed the Frenzy’

| Wolfie Zhao

Sheila Bair, ex-chair of FDIC, argued that bitcoin shouldn't be banned. Instead, policies should be in place to protect investors.

Gibraltar Bill Passage Paves Way for Blockchain Regulations

| Stan Higgins

Lawmakers in Gibraltar approved a piece of legislation last week that fits into the government's broader plans for blockchain.

Bitcoin ‘Double Taxation’ Relief Bill Introduced in Australia

| Stan Higgins

Australia has introduced a new bill that, if passed, would end the country's bitcoin "double taxation" issue.

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G20 Should Create Central Bank Blockchain Consortium, Report Says

| Garrett Keirns

A new report sheds light on how the G20 economic forum could move to harness the benefits of blockchain technology.

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White House Fuels Growing Blockchain Interest on Capitol Hill

| Michael del Castillo

Blockchain interest and awareness are increasing on Capitol Hill, spurred by a series of recent high-profile events.