Blockchain Africa Conference 2019

Blockchain Africa Conference 2019

The African continent has massive challenges with transactions and doing business that, with the help of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies, can be transformed into simpler and more efficient ways of working. The conference will explore how this technology can simplify and streamline systems and processes across various industries to reduce time, costs and fraud, become…

Can Blockchain Technology help India grow its GDP?

Can Blockchain Technology help India grow its GDP?

In order for India to achieve its dream of a $5 trillion economy in the next 5 years, it is imperative that it adopts blockchain technology for international payments. Payments from non-resident Indians are crucial to the daily livelihood of millions of Indians and to their ability to afford things like food, rent and other…

Honeywell’s new trading business uses blockchain technology

Honeywell’s new trading business uses blockchain technology

Honeywell is bringing the ease of everyday online buying and selling to the aviation parts industry with GoDirect Trade. The new e-commerce platform will improve access to new and used aircraft parts for airlines, air transport and business aviation customers by offering transparent pricing and the option to buy inventory directly from its website —…

Why blockchain will drive the real-estate revolution

Advances in blockchain innovation mean that the real estate sector no longer needs to rely on dusty documents and traditional sales processes, because property titles, insurance, ownership transfer and escrow processes are all moving onto the blockchain. While buying a property will not be as quick and easy as buying a book from Amazon, for…

Can Blockchain Revolutionize The Global Trade?

Can Blockchain Revolutionize The Global Trade?

Almost no other technology has attracted as much attention as blockchain in the past few years. It started with the success of cryptocurrencies, but now more and more companies outside of the financial industry are looking into possible applications of this highly encrypted and secure data base technology. Can the blockchain technology be explained in…

Blockchain Access To Stock Exchanges For Entrepreneurs

Blockchain Access To Stock Exchanges For Entrepreneurs

Blockchain technology has transformed the way financial transaction takes place Technology has made it possible to conduct business across geographic boundaries. Nevertheless, there are still geographical and economic borders that make it impossible for the financial market to have a broader reach globally. For instance, some countries that have posted high GDP growth such as…

R3 Puts Blockchain KYC Tool To The Test With French Treasurers

R3 Puts Blockchain KYC Tool To The Test With French Treasurers

Blockchain company R3 is putting its Know Your Customer (KYC) solution to the test with dozens of French companies and corporate treasurers, according to BTC Manager reports Wednesday (Dec. 5). The French Association of Corporate Treasurers (AFTE) is supporting the pilot of R3’s KYC proof-of-concept solution by a group of French companies, including RCI Bank,…

Chinese City in Hunan Province Launches Blockchain Platform for Real Estate Data

The Chinese city of Loudi has launched a blockchain platform to store real estate data, the Chinese Communist Party’s official newspaper, People’s Daily, reports Nov. 13. The platform is backed by land, tax and real estate departments in the city, which is located in central Hunan province. Starting Nov. 15, the new system will let citizens avoid lines and other bureaucratic processes when…