A purchase agreement has been reached between Netcoins Holdings Inc. and Blockchain Intelligence Group (BIG) regarding sale of formers’ 3 subsidiary companies. Shone Anstey, BIG’s Executive Chairman said, “BIG’s sophisticated AML compliance and reporting suite will give the Netcoins’ transactional product offerings a marketplace edge while allowing our software and services to be marketed by Netcoin’s highly experienced team via their existing sales channels,”
MEDIKEY have shared in an announcement that it is running a trial of its real-life applied Blockchain GYM which launched the first time in Seoul. MEDIKEY aims to establish an ecosystem integrating blockchain technology and medical information where it will reward its users by giving them coins when they’re completing their fitness and medical information. Currently the MEDIKEY coin can be traded at top cryptocurrency exchange like DigiFinex & Bit-Z.
A virtual racing car worth of 415.9 ether (ETH) or $110,600 was purchased by an anonymous user for upcoming blockchain-based game F1 Delta Time. The games official website then explained, “The game will centre around the collection and trading of unique Cars, Drivers and Components – all of which will exist as non-fungible tokens (NFTs) based on the ERC-721 token standard.”
Batam has the vision of becoming the world leader in healthcare blockchain technology as they have stepped-up their strategy in by establishing partnership with aim delivering blockchain solution. The CEO of dClinic, Dr Richard Satur explained, “We aim to show the rest of the world how blockchain can be leveraged to offer proactive and positive outcomes for consumers across Indonesia.”
An announcement has been made by a blockchain company headquartered in Slovakia, 3IPK that they have become a member of the Security and Defense Industry Association of the Slovak Republic (ZBOP). The CEO of 3IPK, Maria Capova explained, “It is an honour to have our application accepted by the renowned Security and Defense Industry Association of the Slovak Republic.”
The blockchain team of JPMorgan Chase has recently developed a privacy feature for its Ethereum-based blockchains. The head of Quorum and crypto-assets strategy in JPM, Oli Harris explained, “In our implementation, we provide a proof protocol for the anonymous extension in which the sender may hide herself/himself and the transactions recipients in a larger group of parties.”
An announcement has been made by a blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform, TradeLens to welcome two new members from global container carriers CMA CGM and MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC). The chief digital and information officer at MSC, André Simha commented, “The TradeLens platform has enormous potential to spur the industry to digitize the supply chain and build collaboration around common standards.”
A testnet and blockchain API for trading digital assets that is compliance with the government has been launched in Bermuda by a local fintech firm, Velocity Ledger Technology (VLT), confirmed in a press release. The CEO of VLHL then commented, “Bermuda has adopted pragmatic, non-restrictive frameworks for digital assets that provide regulatory certainty to market participants.”
Iran is all set to bring out its blockchain platform for its banking and financial sector in a public-private partnership model (PPP). The Central bank of Iran via its Informatics and Services Corporation (ISC) has collaborated with a Tehran based blockchain solution provider Areatak to develop its Borna platform which will revitalize its economy replace the current legacy system. There is some speculation this move is to circumvent the USA’s sanctions.
A city from Turkey, Istanbul will be holding one of the largest cryptocurrency conference in February, 2020. The preparation of the event is going on in a fulls wing and and it will witness myriad range of participants from investors, entrepreneurs, and students dealing with blockchain technology and cryptocurrency field. Tom LEE who is famous for his predictions about bitcoin, and technology billionaire Tim DRAPER are few of the main speakers.