Venezuela's president is ordering the use of the petro in international trade, despite doubts the token will be widely accepted.
A United Nations body that facilitates global trade is examining blockchain and smart contracts to see if they could play a role in its mission.
PwC Australia, the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Port of Brisbane are trialling a new blockchain trade solution.
Australia's Department of Home Affairs is touting blockchain technology in a push to modernize the country's international trade supply chains.
MUFG and NTT Data are collaborating on a blockchain proof-of-concept aimed to foster trade between Singapore and Japan.
BBVA has utilized blockchain platform Waves to conduct a live international trade transaction trial between Spain and Mexico.
CoinDesk advisor Michael Casey explains China’s recent moves against bitcoin exchanges and ICOs in a wider geopolitical context.
A UN agency is putting together two white papers focused on how blockchain tech can facilitate trade and business processes.