July 24, 2019

Category: Blockchain & Cryptocurrency

DICT Promoting Blockchain through Partnership with Monsoon

(SDN) — BLOCKCHAIN, the technology on which digital money depends, has officially entered government consciousness. It appears to be so, as the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has signaled its intention to promote the technology. This after the DICT under Acting Secretary Eliseo M. Rio, Jr. has entered into a partnership with Monsoon, […]

Germany’s Bitbond Launches STO to Continue Supporting Asia’s SMEs

Media Release: HONG KONG, May 28 — Bitbond, the first German regulated global lending platform using blockchain technology, is launching an STO (Security Token Offering) to fund small business loans in Asia. The marketplace lender has raised €2 million so far and is opening the STO out to an international audience with a goal to […]

Huawei releases ‘Simplified 5G’ deployment strategy; lays out the fast track to 5G

THERE is presently a heated race to 5G (Fifth Generation) connectivity deployment among countries and telecommunications companies across the world. Who is winning the race is still to be known as the competition is ongoing. China and Huawei Technologies, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, are among […]

Check Point Reveals 37% of Organizations Hit by Cryptomining in 2018

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally…..

Breakthrough investments worth over US$6 B in 2018 gives CEZA forward-looking posture in 2019

SIGHT FOR SORE EYES. Secretary Raul L. Lambino, administrator and CEO at Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA), prepares to enter, along with other dignitaries, one of the blockchain summits in the Philippines in 2018. The events marked the handover of licenses to 23 overseas virtual currency exchange (OVSCE) offshore companies. (EKU) —————————————————— UNDER a determined […]

CEZA Pays Php83.3-M in Taxes After Turning a Corner in First 3 Quarters

HELPED in no small measure by foreign blockchain company locators this year, the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) has turned a corner from last year’s deficit. Recall that CEZA has launched the Zone as “Crypto in the Valley” and promoting it as financial technology (fintech) hub in Asia for blockchain and cryptocurrency companies. Of the […]

Token News Eyes Tie-up with PH Universities, Set up Blockchain Lab

One of its strongest exponents, Token News Philippines, has gathered in Manila for the second time a battery of foreign and Filipino technology gurus and experts and….

Shiptek Unveils XLOG Digital Logistics Platform on Blockhain Technology

SHIPTEK Solutions Corp., a Philippine-borne technology company, on Monday formally introduced to the media its blockchain-based digital logistics platform in Makati City….

CEZA Says Unlicensed Cryptocurrency Firms Crept into ‘Crypto in the Valley’

UNLICENSED companies engaging in illegal cryptocurrency-related ventures have “burrowed (their way) into the ‘Crypto in the Valley'” of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA)…….

Thai Democrat Party is world’s first to leverage blockchain for e-election

BLOCKCHAIN technology has just been used in a digital electoral exercise in Thailand. In the process the Thai Democrat Party, the country’s main opposition bloc, has achieved many firsts in the world for using the emerging technology that is virtually (no pun intended) sweeping the Earth. Image: from Pixabay It is an event that the […]