Home Tags Estonia

Tag: Estonia

The small Baltic state of Estonia is rapidly emerging as a leading blockchain hub, now hosting some 700 blockchain companies with foreign shareholders and challenging the Swiss city of Zug, also known as Crypto Valley, according to a new research by ORS CryptoHound, a blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) analytics startup.
The creators of CarFix, a Russian car service startup, are working on a new blockchain project that's going after the US$1.8 trillion auto industry. The new venture, called VLBToken and based in Estonia, is developing the Vehicle Lifestyle Blockchain (VLB), a platform that promises to offer transparency into the data...
The Indian government is reportedly considering its own digital currency, similar to bitcoin. The central government of India has discussed the proposal with a committee of government officials, according to an unnamed source, reports the Business Standard. As India’s central bank believes that digital currencies are ‘susceptible to misuse’ the government...
The Republic of Estonia, the first country in the European Union (EU) to introduce the concept of e-residency, a government-issued digital identity which allows entrepreneurs around the world to establish businesses virtually, is considering the formation of a sovereign wealth fund raised through bitcoin. Fundamentally, bitcoin represents decentralization, freedom, and...
A proposal to issue so-called estcoin could make the Republic of Estonia the first country in the world to run an initial coin offering (ICO) for a government-managed crypto token. The Republic of Estonia is considering launching its own crypto token, estcoins, which would be made available to e-residents looking...