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ABACA Member CEZEX Becomes Asia’s First Digital Asset Exchange for Currency, Asset-Backed Security Tokens and Derivatives

ABACA Member CEZEX Becomes Asia’s First Digital Asset Exchange for Currency, Asset-Backed Security Tokens and Derivatives

SINGAPORE, Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Asia Blockchain and Crypto Association (“ABACA”) is pleased to announce the launch of CEZEX, Asia’s first security token trading platform, by 28 January 2019. CEZEX, the first licensed overseas virtual currency exchange to launch out of Philippines’ Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (“CEZA”), will allow users to trade fiat and [...]

Public, Private Blockchain Projects to Double Next Year

Public, Private Blockchain Projects to Double Next Year

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT) announced on December 20 that it will hold a comprehensive 2019 business briefing session for private blockchain businesses on December 26 in collaboration with other government institutions. The main purpose of the briefing will be to go over the government’s investment in [...]

The North American Bitcoin Conference Stands Out as One of 2019’s Most Important Worldwide Crypto Events

The North American Bitcoin Conference Stands Out as One of 2019’s Most Important Worldwide Crypto Events

MIAMI, Dec. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — via CryptoCurrencyWire – 2019 will kick off with what has become widely accepted as one of the most important blockchain conferences of the year. The North American Bitcoin Conference, sponsored by Keynote and part of the World Blockchain Forum, will take place Jan. 16-18, 2019, at the James L. [...]

Algo Capital Announces $100 Million Blockchain Fund to Invest in Promising Companies Built on Algorand Platform

Algo Capital Announces $100 Million Blockchain Fund to Invest in Promising Companies Built on Algorand Platform

Boston, MA, Dec. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Algo Capital, a blockchain-focused venture capital group, has announced the launch of a $100 million USD fund to invest and manage significant capital in emerging disruptors building on the Algorand decentralized platform over the course of the next decade. The Algorand protocol was designed by MIT professor, cryptography [...]

MYTVCHAIN Presents 1st Decentralised Sports Web TV and ICO at Blockshow Asia in Singapore 28th-29th Nov

MYTVCHAIN Presents 1st Decentralised Sports Web TV and ICO at Blockshow Asia in Singapore 28th-29th Nov

Besançon, FRANCE and Singapore, Nov. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – French Web TV-caster MYTVCHAIN is proud to present and showcase the first web TV platform dedicated to sports clubs and athletes, powered by blockchain technology, at Blockshow Asia in Singapore, their first foray into Asia. The platform allows sports clubs to create their own web TV and animate their communities whilst simultaneously generating [...]

Primas in Korea: How Blockchain Projects Around the World are Turning to Korea for Global Reach

Primas in Korea: How Blockchain Projects Around the World are Turning to Korea for Global Reach

SEOUL, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Continuing the recent expansion into Korea, on November 9th, Primas held an offline meet-up in Seoul. In attendance were hundreds of blockchain enthusiasts, investors and representatives from research institutes across the country. This was the first sizeable offline event since the Primas Token’s (PST) listing on Korea’s largest exchange [...]

S. Korea Uses Blockchain Technology to Trace Beef Supply Chain

S. Korea Uses Blockchain Technology to Trace Beef Supply Chain

SEOUL, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean government said Tuesday it will use blockchain technology to track beef through the supply chain to provide consumers with information about the source of their food. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and the Ministry of Science and ICT will jointly launch the pilot [...]

S. Korea’s Bithumb Eyes U.S. Security Token Exchange

S. Korea’s Bithumb Eyes U.S. Security Token Exchange

SEOUL, Nov. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has signed a deal with a U.S. fintech company to set up a security token exchange in America, industry sources said Thursday. The agreement with SeriesOne calls for Bithum to invest in and provide technical support for the establishment of the envisioned security [...]