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Malta to Push Forward AI Strategy Following Success as a Block-chain haven

The government of Malta has announced the formation of a task force in order to develop a national artificial intelligence (AI) strategy. This resolution was reportedly arrived at during the Malta blockchain summit held on the first of November. This new initiative by the government of Malta was announced by Silvio Schembri, the junior minister […]

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Financial Action Task Force: Global cryptocurrency regulation framework to be out by June 2019

  The global watchdog for money laundering has announced that it will start publishing its first batch of cryptocurrency regulations by June next year. The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) said there is a great need to implement worldwide jurisdictions for cryptocurrency regulation including the licensing and operation of cryptocurrency exchanges as well as the […]
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Government of Gibraltar Partners with the University of Gibraltar to Form Blockchain advisory group

An advisory group has been created by the government of Gibraltar in collaboration with the University of Gibraltar. The university is focused on the development of blockchain related educational courses according to the Gibraltar Chronicle. The NTIE group (New technologies in education) is a joint project between the University of Gibraltar and a few technology-based […]

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Japanese ‘expert meeting’ seeks to simplify tax payment for digital assets

Japanese Investigation Committee has commenced discussions aimed at improving the system by simplifying tax payment procedure for virtual currency holders. Reports by regional news outlet Sankei indicated that the committee, which also serves as the main advisory body for the prime minister commenced discussions on improving the policy on taxation on a general assembly meeting […]

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Is Proprietary trading taking over the crypto market? Exchanges Kraken, Binance and on the spot

The cryptocurrency market has been barred with a lot of turbulences with emergence as well as existence of get rich quick—schemes not taking many by surprise. However, the crypto market has been put through a unique test currently with the development of proprietary trading taking root. During a cryptocurrency trade, investors are mostly if not […]

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Ripple Leads Coalition to Drum up Support for the Crypto Industry by Government

Crypto giants Ripple whose token is ranked third by market capitalization is at it again. This time leading a group of crypto startups to lobby lawmakers and financial regulators in the United States capital to throw their weight behind blockchain, and crypto innovation. This is according to a Bloomberg report which further stated that a […]

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US Lawmakers Petition the SEC for Clarity on Crypto Regulations

United States lawmakers have recently taken a notable interest in the crypto space with several sessions being held on the same as well as several sittings with blockchain enthusiasts and developers. Most recently, a group of United States Congress lawmakers have written to the securities and exchange commission (SEC), seeking an audience with the chairman […]

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US Congressman to Sponsor three Bills in Support of the Blockchain and Crypto currencies

United States Rep Tom Emmer is gearing up to present three bills in the floor of the house in a bid to support blockchain technology and cryptocurrency. This is according to a press release published September 21. The three bills by the house representative are titled “Blockchain Regulatory Certainty Act”, “Safe Harbor for taxpayers with […]

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Russia Not Ready for Cryptos According to the President’s Special Representative

Russia is not yet ready for the issuance and circulation of crypto-currencies. This is according to a special representative of the Russian president. This was reported by a local news agency known as RIA Monday Yesterday. Dmitry Peskov, the president’s special representative on digital and technological development shared his view on the state of digital […]
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8 countries actively looking to crypto in search of financial freedom

Cryptocurrency has been famed for its decentralized nature, earning it admirers and detractors alike. A lot of banking institutions have been quite hostile towards it except for a few who have recently begun to warm up to the blockchain. Crypto enthusiasts, on the other hand, have reveled on the decentralized nature of crypto. A few […]