NIC sets up ‘Centre of Excellence in Blockchain Technology’ in Bengaluru

News:The National Informatics Centre(NIC) will set up block chain technology centre in Bengaluru. Facts: About the Blockchain centre: The Centre aims to provide BlockChain as a service to all the stakeholders who are interested in shared experiences, learning and resources. It will also share its block chain-based proof of concepts with selected government entities. The… Continue reading NIC sets up ‘Centre of Excellence in Blockchain Technology’ in Bengaluru

Cryptocurrency panel for ban on private digital currencies, jail time of up to 10 years

Government had constituted a panel to examine all issues related to cryptocurrencies.The panel has drafted a law,‘Banning of Cryptocurrency & Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill, 2019’. The panel has said that anybody who mine, hold, transact or deal with cryptocurrencies in any form whether directly or indirectly through an exchange or trading should attract… Continue reading Cryptocurrency panel for ban on private digital currencies, jail time of up to 10 years

Now, a blockchain­ enabled marketplace app for coffee

The commerce ministry has launched a blockchain-based coffee e-marketplace app.It will help farmers integrate with markets so that they can realise fair prices for the commodity. Coffee Board is collaborating with Eka Plus,one of the global leaders in Digital Commodity Management platforms for Agriculture for development of the application. The blockchain technology is expected to… Continue reading Now, a blockchain­ enabled marketplace app for coffee