China’s Bitcoin nouveau riche are taking their profits overseas in search of the perfect real estate opportunity, according to Coindesk. It appears that California and the UK, notably London, are on top of successful Chinese entrepreneurs’ hit list of favorite locations for an investment in property or second residence. This choice is reported to be […]
Bitcoin is flowing out of China, into California mansions – and changing global real estate patterns.
100 mainstream media have established the ‘Global Media Blockchain Alliance’ in Hong Kong, aiming to improve public opinion on the blockchain industry
HBUS, the American “strategic partner of Huobi,” has released a high-volume trader API
A state-backed financial asset exchange in China is exploring how to build a secure blockchain-based system for online auctions.
Swiss loyalty token protocol qiibee has announced a partnership with Chinese loyalty rewards solution, foodchains, according to Global Banking and Finance Review. The Swiss company, based in the Crypto Valley city of Zug, known for working with global brands, is to link with foodchains in order to enhance the customer’s overall experience in the Chinese-owned restaurant […]
Southeast Asian support for blockchain continues from Singapore with release of new cross-border network
Blockchain startup Nervos Network has secured $28 million to develop its blockchain applications from a group of companies including Sequoia China and Polychain Capital
China to lead new research group for IoT and blockchain, promoting international standardization
San-Francisco-based bank Wells Fargo has filed a patent for a tokenization system that would protect sensitive data in a flexible and content-neutral manner
According to a report on the social media platform Yours.org, software developers associated with the mining giant Bitmain plan on launching a smart contract protocol for the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network. The project called ‘Wormhole’ will utilize the increased data-carrier-size and OP_Return transactions alongside a protocol based on the Omni Layer project. Also read: Group or […]
Seven banks including Hong Kong’s banking regulator are to launch a trade finance platform this September using blockchain. The platform is reported to be one of the largest government-led cross-bank cooperation globally. It will include UK banking giant HSBC and Standard Chartered PLC. HSBC is the seventh largest bank globally by assets and the largest […]
Blockchain (qukualian in Chinese) is fast becoming a byword in Chinese business circles according to the South China Morning Post, as the word now appears in company names with a six-fold frequency compared to last year. Figures reportedly show that most of this flurry of activity inciting companies to squeeze the word qukualian into company names […]
This year, China recorded an almost sixfold surge in the number of companies registered with “blockchain” in their names
Deputy director of China’s IT Ministry has called for industrial-scale blockchain adoption for the new digital economy