Online payments firm BillDesk has launched a new digital currency exchange in India named Coinome to meet the country’s rising demand in bitcoin. The new platform claims to be designed by cryptocurrency enthusiasts and research experts who have been developing secure payment and banking solutions for nearly a decade.
Rakbank is a retail and business bank headquartered in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The bank provides conventional and Islamic retail,
The State Bank of India (SBI) will be rolling out beta versions of smart contracts and know-your-customer (KYC) solutions next month.
“By next month, we should have two beta production solutions ready for use by the 27 banks,” said SBI innovation head Sudin Baraokar.
The Supreme Court of India is looking toward the government for instructions amid petitions to regulate bitcoin.
On Tuesday, the Indian Supreme Court admitted a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking clarity on the regulators’ and government’s stance on bitcoin. Dwaipayan Bhowmick,
The State Bank of India (SBI) will be implementing blockchain technology for know-your-customer (KYC) procedures. The bank has teamed with BankChain and Intel to facilitate the implementation.
BankChain is India’s first blockchain consortium for banks. Bankchain’s goal is to enhance efficiency and bring transparency and security in the banking industry.
The Government of Andhra Pradesh has teamed with blockchain startup ChromaWay to build a blockchain solution for a secure and smart system of land registration.
Andhra Pradesh is one of the 29 states of India, situated on the southeastern coast of the country.
eMudhra will establish a research and development (R&D) center in Bangalore, India to explore various blockchain technologies for smart cities. The R&D center will be hiring 100 people to develop solutions that will help various industries which require identity verification and authentication. eMudhra is also looking to partner with government institutions for governance.
JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon is at it again on cryptocurrency. This time, he’s warning that governments will attempt to shut them down if they grow too big.
“Right now these crypto things are kind of a novelty,” Dimon said in an interview with an Indian television station in New Delhi.
Blockchain, the company behind bitcoin wallet Blockchain.info, has teamed with Indian bitcoin exchange Unocoin. Blockchain wallet users in India will now be able to link their bank account directly with their wallet when buying bitcoins from Unocoin.
Blockchain has integrated Unocoin’s exchange directly within its wallet to give users greater purchasing power without compromising security or control.
The Government of Andhra Pradesh is collaborating with Swiss cybersecurity company WISeKey to secure citizen data with blockchain technology.
Andhra Pradesh is one of the 29 states of India, situated on the southeastern coast of the country. The state is the seventh largest in India,