Huobi Says It’s Joining a Chinese Government-Led Blockchain Alliance

Huobi China has joined a blockchain consortium backed by a powerful state-sponsored entity......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 3rd, 2019

25,000 Blockchain Firms in China Tried to Issue Cryptos, Senior Official Claims

Some 25,000 Chinese companies have tried to issue their own tokens over the past few years, a new report authored by five government agencies claims......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskNov 25th, 2019

Germany pumps 650 million euros into IBM quantum computing alliance

IBM is joining forces with a German research institute to explore the potential of quantum computing in a project that the government in Berlin will back to the tune of 650 million euros ($717 million) over two years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 10th, 2019

Taiwan forms blockchain alliance

Taiwan has formed a blockchain alliance with support from the government's National Development Council (NDC)......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 15th, 2019

Taiwan to form blockchain alliance

Taiwan will form a blockchain alliance on July 12, looking to create an environment to help companies and developer enter the blockchain industry, a government minister has announced......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 3rd, 2019

Australian Government to Help Fund Trade Mission to CoinDesk Consensus

Australia’s government has committed AU$100,000 to support blockchain firms joining Austrade's mission to CoinDesk Consensus in May......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 18th, 2019

$1 Billion Blockchain Fund Launches with Chinese Government Backing

China now has a new blockchain fund with $1.6 billion available – 30 percent of that backed by the Hangzhou city government......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 9th, 2018

$1 Billion Blockchain Fund Founders Plan Japanese Yen Stablecoin

Founding partners of the $1 billion blockchain fund backed by a Chinese city government are planning to roll out a Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 18th, 2018

Congress just kicked Trump"s trade deal in the teeth for all the right reasons

AP Over the past few weeks Congress has passed two bills that ensure Donald Trump's dreams of a trade deal that would reshape the Chinese economy are dead. The bills condemn the Chinese government for political repression and .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 8th, 2019

NYU-Shanghai Quietly Adds Communist-Sympathizing, Pro-Chinese Government Course

NYU-Shanghai Quietly Adds Communist-Sympathizing, Pro-Chinese Government Course Authored by Adam Sabes via, New York University-Shanghai quietly created a pro-.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 6th, 2019

TikTok"s chief is heading to Washington to defend the video-sharing platform against censorship and privacy concerns as lawsuits and investigations pile up

John Phillips/Getty Images for TechCrunch TikTok is facing mounting pressure over concerns that it censors content deemed offensive to the Chinese government, accesses users' data without their consent, and poses a threat to US national secur.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2019

Huawei sues US government over new FCC restrictions

Embattled Chinese tech company Huawei has filed a lawsuit over new restrictions from the US Federal Communications Commission that further limits what little business it has left in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 5th, 2019

Huawei seeks to overturn FCC ban on the use of government funds

Huawei is looking to overturn a ruling by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that bars a government fund from being used to buy equipment from the Chinese telecommunications giant......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 5th, 2019

Chinese Insurance Giant Ping An’s Blockchain Arm Reveals Terms for $468M IPO

OneConnect Financial, the blockchain and AI subsidiary of China’s top insurance company Ping An Insurance, has set the terms for its planned NYSE listing......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 4th, 2019

China’s Internet Firewall Has Blocked Access to Ethereum Block Explorer

China's Great Firewall, used by the government to regulate access to foreign internet sites, has blocked one of the most popular sources of ethereum blockchain data......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 4th, 2019

The federal government just confirmed it will enforce a law that truckers hate starting this month

Nati Harnik/AP The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance confirmed in a press release that it would be.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 3rd, 2019

Power Ledger, Indian Government to Boost Renewables With P2P Energy Trading Initiative

Australian blockchain startup Power Ledger will pilot a peer-to-peer solar energy trading platform alongside an Indian utility firm and a government agency......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 3rd, 2019

China"s facial recognition rollout reaches into mobile phones, shops and homes

China on Sunday put into effect new regulations that require Chinese telecom carriers to scan the faces of users registering new mobile phone services, a move the government says is aimed at cracking down on fraud......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2019

Hong Kong Airlines must improve financial position or risk losing license: government

Hong Kong Airlines, controlled by cash-strapped Chinese conglomerate HNA Group, must shore up its financial position by Dec. 7 or risk the suspension or loss of its license, the Hong Kong government said on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2019

Exclusive: Facing U.S. sanctions, Venezuela offers suppliers payment in Chinese yuan - sources

Venezuela's government and its oil company PDVSA have offered to pay suppliers and contractors into accounts in China using the yuan currency, five people familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2019

India Plans to Issue a National Blockchain Framework

The Indian government is drafting a paper outlining a new national blockchain framework, a minister wrote Wednesday......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskNov 27th, 2019