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ECB Is Getting Serious on Digital Euro Currency Development

The European Central Bank (ECB) is becoming serious about the development of a digital euro as it has published a 50-page comprehensive report on Friday, admitting its importance.

Jack Dorsey Details Twitter's Blockchain Strategy at Oslo Freedom Forum

When Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey spoke at the virtual Oslo Freedom Forum 2020 on Friday, he said blockchain technology is the future of Twitter.

Chinese State Media Calls Cryptoassets 2020’s Best Performing Asset

Chinese crypto advocates have reacted with surprise after a number of state news outlets in the country reported on a positive-spin story that explains how cryptoassets have become the most successful asset class in the year to date.

World's Biggest Meat Processor to Tackle Amazon Deforestation Using Blockchain Technology

JBS S.A., the biggest meatpacker globally by sales, plans to use blockchain technology to stem deforestation caused by cattle suppliers in the Amazon.

Visa Mulls Interoperation With Blockchain as It Evolves Into 'Network of Networks'

Payment card giant Visa sees a use case for a blockchain network in its strategy and talks of a "big opportunity" in central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), according to two executives at the company.

Venezuelan Government Plans to Regulate All Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin miners will need to register with the country's cryptocurrency office.

Cryptocurrency Companies Are Lining Up to Work With Us, Says Visa Exec

The world's largest payment processor has said it's considering partnership proposals from an increasing number of cryptocurrency companies.

US Banking Regulator Authorizes Federal Banks to Hold Reserves for Stablecoins

Federal banks in the U.S. see new capacity to provide services to crypto firms, specifically stablecoin operators.