The lead of the technology department at the People's Bank of China (PBoC) has called for commercial banks to adopt blockchain innovation in digital finance.
IBM recently joined forces with Raw Seafoods Inc. to enable partners, retailers, and restaurants to track seafood on the supply chain utilizing the IBM Food Trust, which is created on the IBM Blockchain Platform.
Blockchain company Zamna has secured $5 million up in a seed financing round led by VC companies LocalGlobe and Oxford Capital for the ongoing development of its airport security framework.
The President of the People's Republic of China and General Secretary of the Communist Party of China, Xi Jinping, stated the nation should "seize the opportunity" presented by blockchain innovation.
The venture arm of digital currency wallet, data, and exchange provider Blockchain has taken a stake in blockchain game innovation company Enjin.
Binance is the first blockchain firm to be part of the council.
A master's degree in Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) and blockchain is currently available at the University of Malta.
Four more institutions, including the Shinhan and NH Nonghyup banks, have joined a South Korean decentralized identity project that is intended to verify and share individual data utilizing blockchain.
The operator of the Upbit cryptocurrency exchange, Dunamu, is introducing a new app this month in South Korea for trading unlisted securities with an arrangement to use blockchain in the first half of next year.
Digital securities exchange Archax has entered a new deal to utilize blockchain firm R3's Corda Enterprise solution for handling post-trade activities on its trade.
Shubert Organization is incorporating a blockchain framework into its business in an imminent pilot focused on battling ticket fraud.
IT solution developer Samsung SDS is anticipating to introduce a blockchain-based medical claims processing framework this month.
Major bank HSBC has revealed the effective enactment of a letter of credit (LC) on a blockchain in Malaysia.
Professional services tycoon EY (Ernst and Young) is utilizing blockchain tech to help governments in enhancing accountability and transparency in public fund management.
CoinShares, a digital asset manager, is putting gold on the bitcoin blockchain.