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

How an Open Blockchain Project Scored a Rare Endorsement From China

Beijing-based Conflux has achieved a rare feat: winning official Chinese government support for a public, permissionless blockchain. Here's how......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 2nd, 2020

AMD Joins Blockchain Game Alliance, Hopes The Tech Grows Within The Sector

Computer hardware maker Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) is joining a collaboration of companies seeking to boost the use of blockchain-powered gaming platforms. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 18th, 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

India’s China Ban is a Come-Get-Me for Europe and the US

This week India’s government decided to ban 59 China-based apps, including popular social media platform TikTok. Based on national security fears, it’s the largest-ever ban of Chinese tech by a.....»»

Category: topSource: redherringJul 3rd, 2020

China pushes UHD industry with homegrown standards

The Chinese government's UHD (ultra high definition) industry policy promoting 4K display applications based on its homegrown standards will be instrumental to advancing the country's 8K content industry after 2022......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 2nd, 2020

How Hong Kong"s New Security Law May Affect Local Investments

The Chinese government’s new national security law drew international pushb.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 1st, 2020

Swiss Government Makes Moves to Encourage Crypto Businesses

The Swiss government is making key legislative changes to financial laws to improve legal conditions for blockchain businesses......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 1st, 2020

India blocks TikTok and dozens of other Chinese apps that the government says pose a security threat

Reuters India on Monday blocked dozens of Chinese apps, including the popular viral video app TikTok, citing concerns about national security and privacy of user data.   In total, the Ministry .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2020

India banned 59 mostly Chinese apps, including TikTok, over security concerns after a violent border dispute earlier this month

Reuters India banned dozens of apps from Chinese companies, including TikTok, which it also briefly banned in 2019. The government released a sta.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2020

South Korean Government Turns to Blockchain Tech to More Securely Store Clinical Diabetes Data

The government has asked startup Sendsquare to develop a proof-of-concept blockchain registry to help analyze, anonymize and store clinical diabetes data......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 29th, 2020

Chinese nationals with ties to the Chinese government donated hundreds of thousands to support Trump"s reelection, according to report

Andy Wong/AP Photo Shortly after Donald Trump became president, Chinese nationals linked to the Chinese government donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to reelect Donald Trump in an a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 24th, 2020

Tightening trade freedom in China to accelerate supply chain relocation, says think tank

The Chinese government is tightening trade freedom .....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJun 22nd, 2020

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt says there"s "no question" Huawei endangered US national security

Richard Brian/Reuters Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt told the BBC that Chinese tech giant Huawei has compromised US national security. Schmidt is an advisor on the US government's Defense Innovation Board. The US.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 18th, 2020

Austrian Government Funds Development of Blockchain-Based COVID-19 App

Austria's economic affairs ministry awarded a $67,600 grant to a project called QualiSig, which uses the Ardor blockchain to verify COVID-19 testing......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 17th, 2020