Developing World

Developing World

Blockchain Technology to Transform International Development in Papua New Guinea

Blockchain technology is set to be harnessed by global research, evaluation and program implementation company Abt Associates in order to solve problematic issues in international development under a memorandum of understanding with the Central...

Hub Culture to Collaborate with Ciao Group for Digital Financial Product Marketplace

Ciao Group, Inc. has announced plans to enter a collaboration agreement with Hub Culture in order to proceed with a pilot of its recently announced secure digital financial products marketplace, set to be constructed on a blockchain...

Ciao Group Announces Blockchain Frontier Markets Project With Initial $530 Billion Target

Ciao Group, Inc. has announced the Blockchain Frontier Markets Project. The company recently announced the launch of its Cryptographic Enterprise Division led by Henryk Dabrowski, who is coming to Ciao from Alternet Systems, Inc....

Blockchain Solution Everex Nominated for Remittance Innovation Award

Everex, a company offering cross-border microcredit services with all transactions transparent on the blockchain, has received special recognition as an innovator in FinTech. The company is one of 15 to be nominated for the...

Netki and Bitt Bring Blockchain Solutions to Caribbean

Netki, a provider of Open Source and Open Standards compliance solutions for blockchains, has announced the first production platform for Central Banks using its Digital Identity Service. Bitt, an architect of blockchain and distributed...

Humaniq ICO Exceeds $5 Million

Ethereum-based financial services project Humaniq, providing banking services for the unbanked, has announced that its public crowdsale of the HMQ token finished with a participation of 11,860 people. The pre-seed funding for this crowd-sale...

Blockchain Transforms Global Coffee Supply Chain

bext360, a company that develops technology to streamline supply chains in emerging economies, has announced that it is launching its first product, along with its ‘bext-to-brew’ platform. This platform uses blockchain, AI, and IoT...

Former Haitian Prime Minister Weighs in on Blockchain

At a senior panel discussion entitled 'Demystifying Blockchain', which was hosted by Decoded last month in New York, former Prime Minister of Haiti, Laurent Lamothe, spoke on his experiences during his tenure. One event...

Blockchain Solution Provides Humanitarian Aid for Refugees

Two-factor authentication technology and payments network, Boloro Global Limited and BanQu, developer of an ‘Economic Identity’ platform, have announced that they have won the 'Innovate for Refugees' global competition held by MIT Enterprise Forum...

Everex Uses Ethereum For Inclusive Financial Accessibility

FinTech and Blockchain development company Everex is deploying its solution, to providing workable financial services to the section of the population that has no access to banking or financial services, on the Ethereum blockchain...