Lithuania will register non-EU nationals in the blockchain

Lithuania creates a blockchain-based system for foreign enterprises to remote registration and management of companies in the EU. The initiative approved by the Central Bank of the country. According to a member of the management Board of the Bank of Lithuania Marius Jurgilas (Marius Jurgilas), the regulator is working on the establishment LBChain – complex […]

Chilean banks closing accounts of cryptocurrency exchanges

Chilean banks Corpbanca Itau, Bank of Nova Scotia and the public Banco del Estado de Chile without explanation, closed the account a local cryptocurrency exchanges BUDA, Orionx and CryptoMarket. The exchange appealed to the court of appeal, which agreed to hear the case. One of the priorities for cryptocurrency exchanges is the choice of a […]

The Hong Kong regulator SFC warns about the risks ICO

The Commission on securities and futures of Hong Kong (SFC) is skeptical about the investment associated with the primary placements of tokens (ICO). Head of mediation office of the controller Leon Julia (Julia Leung) once again warned the public about the activities of the fundraising associated with this technology. «Although we recognize that innovative technologies […]

Hanoi has banned the use of cryptocurrency in e-Commerce

The Department of industry and trade of Hanoi, capital of Vietnam, has banned organizations and individuals involved in electronic Commerce to accept bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. This step is followed by a Directive signed by Prime Minister of the country and aimed at tighter regulation of cryptocurrencies. The Department announced on Saturday on sent document […]

Bitcoin au secours de Telegram

Pavel Durov, créateur de la messagerie chiffrée Telegram, a déclaré mardi qu’il avait décidé d’utiliser Bitcoin pour lutter contre la censure des autorités russes : « Pour défendre la liberté d’accès à Internet en Russie et ailleurs, j’ai commencé à distribuer des subventions en bitcoins aux particuliers et aux entreprises qui gèrent des proxy et des VPN. Je […]

Bitbox Project Hosts Two Bitcoin Cash Hackathons

This week news.Bitcoin.com spoke with Carlos Cardona from the open source Bitbox toolkit project. Over the next thirty days, Bitbox is hosting two BCH-centric hackathons that aim to bring the bitcoin cash development community together to build innovative applications using the decentralized network. Also Read: Meet Memo: An On-Chain Social Network Built on Bitcoin Cash Emerging […]

Institutional Demand for Bitcoin and Crypto Resurges

Reports are increasingly indicating that bitcoin’s recent drop of 70% from its December record highs of nearly $20,000 has spurred a renewed interest in the BTC and cryptocurrency markets from institutional investors. Also Read: Markets Update: Broken Trendlines and Bullish Bounces Reports Indicate Influx of Institutional Investment Jeffrey Van de Leemput, an analyst working for Cryptocampus, […]

The head of Rospatent sees the prospects of the blockchain for the protection of intellectual property rights

According to the head of Rospatent Gregory Ivlieva, the technology of the blockchain is committed to protecting intellectual property rights. «We see that with the help of blockchain technologies can more efficiently and reliably protecting intellectual property rights. It will significantly increase the speed of operation», — said Ivliev reporters during the international conference «Digital […]