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Moscow’s Government to Use Ethereum to Promote Transparency In Commerce

| Anna Baydakova

Moscow's government is planning to use ethereum as part of a system for allotting trading spots during weekend farmers markets.

Austrian Government Backs New Blockchain Research Institute

| Sujha Sundararajan

The Austrian government is throwing its weight behind a new blockchain research effort aimed at developing business applications of the technology.

Moscow Government Open-Sources Blockchain Voting Tool

| Stan Higgins

The government of Moscow is pushing ahead with plans to test blockchain for use in its municipal elections.

Blockchain Advocacy Group Launched in Wyoming

| Nikhilesh De

The Wyoming Blockchain Coalition launched on Tuesday, aiming to boost adoption of the technology in the Equality State.

More Blockchain Pilots Needed, Says US Treasury Official

| Stan Higgins

An official involved with the US Treasury's distributed ledger trial wants to see more government testing around the tech.

Russia’s Deputy PM: Blockchain Could See ‘Broad Use in State Administration’

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Russia's deputy prime minister has spoken about the government's possible use of blockchain for state services.

Idaho City Inks Development Deal with Blockchain Startup

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The municipal government for the U.S. city of Boise has formed a new partnership aimed at exploring public-sector blockchain use cases.

Russia’s Ministry of Health Is Launching a Blockchain Pilot

| Stan Higgins

The Russian Ministry of Health is working with one of the country's state-owned banks to explore possible uses of blockchain.

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Indian State Officials to Weigh Policies for Public Sector Blockchain Use

| Stan Higgins

Officials in Karnataka are planning an event on blockchain and governance in the near future.

CFTC Chief Asks Congress for More Money to Oversee Blockchain

| Stan Higgins

The CFTC has cited the advance of technologies like blockchain in a request to obtain additional funding for its oversight activities.