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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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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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Qtum Blockchain Partners with Amazon in the Chinese Market

Amazon Web Services’ (AWS) China division has entered into a pact with public blockchain project Qtum. The partnership sees the widely popular cloud computing firm partnering with a cryptocurrency technology company with a $325 million market capitalization, making it the 29th largest cryptocurrency, to develop blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) solutions for enterprises and developers. The lucrative and […]
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Fidelity to Launch Cryptocurrency Platform in Early 2019

Fidelity Investments is working on launching a startup that will be dedicated exclusively to bringing cryptocurrencies to institutional investors. The project which will be dubbed, “Fidelity Digital Assets” the  Boston based limited liability company will provide enterprise-grade custody solutions, a cryptocurrency trading execution platform and institutional advising services round the clock, seven days a week […]
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South Korean Financial Services Commission Reiterates its Hard Stance on ICO’s and Crypto

The head of Korea’s Financial Services Commission Choi Jong-Koo has reiterated his negative stance on digital currencies and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), according to an October 11 report by Business Korea. The chairman of Korea’s top financial commission spoke at a parliamentary audit session of the commission held at the National Assembly. South Korea’s stance […]

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World Bank President now Believes that The Blockchain has “huge potential”

The president of the world bank group Jim Yong Kim has expressed his view that blockchain technology has “huge potential” and that the bank should keep pace with innovative technologies. Kim’s remarks came at the international monetary fund (IMF) and the world bank’s annual meeting in Bali, Indonesia. Kim spoke of the importance of addressing […]
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Walmart to Require Produce Suppliers to Deploy Block-chain Technology

United States Retail powerhouse WalMart and its division Sam’s club which is a membership-only retail warehouse club will require its leafy greens suppliers to put in place a farm to store tracking system based on blockchain technology. The end to end traceability system is based on distributed ledger technology developed by computer producing giants IBM. […]