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Digital Travel Agent Webjet Launches Its Blockchain-Based Platform

Digital travel firm Webjet has rolled out its long-in-development blockchain-based platform in an attempt to expel incongruities in hotel booking information. 

Crypto-Friendly Silvergate Bank Begins Selling Shares on NYSE

Silvergate Bank, a crypto-friendly bank, officially started selling shares on the New York Stock Exchange.

Bithumb to Launch ‘Exchange-as-a-Service’ Platform Based on Its New Blockchain

South Korean crypto startup Bithumb is introducing an "exchange-as-a-service" platform built on its new blockchain.

UN: North Korea Uses Hong Kong-Based Blockchain Company to Launder Money

North Korea has been utilizing a Hong Kong-based blockchain firm to launder money, as per a quarterly report published by the UN Security Council's Sanctions Committee on North Korea.

Canadian Crypto Exchange Einstein Closes Its Doors, Owes Over $12M to Clients

Canadian digital currency exchange Einstein has shut down operations, allegedly owing clients over 16 million Canadian dollars (around US$12.4 million). 

Coke One North America to Expand Blockchain Initiative to 70 Partners

The IT company behind Coca-Cola's bottle manufacturing supply chain procedures seems to be taking a plunge into blockchain innovation. 

Ripple, TPBank Collaborate for Blockchain-Based Remittances

Vietnam-based TPBank has joined RippleNet, a blockchain-based payments network of Ripple, looking for quicker international money transfers.

DX.Exchange Shuts Down Operations, Seeks New Owner

DX. Exchange is halting operations as it looks for a buyer. 

Crypto Exchange Luno to Resume Service in Singapore After Bank Accounts Opened

Crypto exchange Luno is going to continue its service in Singapore, a couple of years after it halted operations in the nation.

Samsung Integrates Elrond Token on Its Blockchain Wallet

Samsung has added support Elrond (ERD) token on its blockchain wallet. 

Telegram Rolls Out Early Desktop Crypto Wallet Despite SEC Lawsuit

Telegram has rolled out an early work desktop wallet for its "gram" token. 

Aluminum Giant Rusal Pivots to Bitcoin Mining After U.S. Sanctions

A Russian aluminum plant is turning to bitcoin mining after U.S. sanctions constrained the plant to close down last year.

Samsung Adds Support for TRON to Blockchain Keystore

South Korean tech tycoon Samsung has just revealed that it has added support for TRON to its dApp store, Blockchain Keystore.

FTX Launches Index of 8 Popular China-Related Cryptocurrencies

Derivatives exchange FTX has released an index of eight well known China-related digital currencies.

Chinese Central Bank Official Calls for Commercial Banks to Adopt Blockchain Tech

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.