El 12 de marzo se realizará el “Seminario Internacional de Criptomonedas: Desafíos y oportunidades de la transformación digital en turismo y su aplicación en la exportación de bienes y servicios”. Tendrá lugar en la Cámara de Comercio de Lima (Perú). Así lo informó Hosteltur el 6 de marzo.
La organización del seminario corre por cuenta de la Cámara Nacional de Turismo (CANATUR), el Gremio de Turismo y el Centro de Investigación Desarrollo e Innovación en Turismo (CIDTUR). Está prevista la presencia de expositores nacionales e internacionales.
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The beginning of the year was particularly eventful for the Japanese crypto ecosystem, which is generally considered to be a major part of the industry. First of all, Japan’s Central Bank (BoJ) issueda study on the role of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) in the current monetary system, a topic that was widely discussed by the country’s officials last year.
Secondly, major domestic trading company and investment bank, Marubeni Corporation and Daiwa Securities Group, reported blockchain-related advancements in their businesses. Finally, local banking giant Mizuho Financial Group announced the launch of its custom stablecoin.
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In traditional Crowdfunding creators present their projects and in many cases do not receive ideal advice in the initial stage of creation. Which often involves the failure of these projects at some point in its life stage.
Entrepreneurs pay high rates of commission for platform maintenance and they assume transaction costs, which can represent in some cases up to 30% of their capital.
Investors will not receive rewards directly, are made through banking transactions and whether these transactions are carried from one continent to another delay may be delayed up to several weeks.
In traditional crowdfunding…
Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin has stated he was trying to solve Bitcoin’s (BTC) limited functionality with the creation of Ethereum, according to an interview with Business Insider published on Feb. 28.
During the interview, Buterin compared Bitcoin to a plot key calculator, stating that it does one thing and it does it well, while he believes Ethereum is more like a smartphone, which can run apps capable of doing almost everything, including acting as a plot key calculator.
Buterin concluded by defining his solution in a single sentence:
“So [what I did is] basically taking that same kind of…
First presented by Republican senator Daniel Hemmert on Feb. 25, the “Blockchain Technology Act,” also known as Bill 0213, aims to exclude blockchain businesses from money transmitter compliance obligations.
“This bill […] defines and clarifies terms related to blockchain technology [and] exempts a person who facilitates the creation, exchange, or sale of certain blockchain technology-related products from Title 7, Chapter 25, [of the] Money Transmitter Act,” the text of the bill…
Russia’s national pension fund is settling an agreement with Russian Railways to use blockchain for tracking transport passengers that qualify for discounted services, Moscow-based news agency Rambler News Service (RNS) reports on March 1.
Anton Drozdov, the head of the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation, revealed that the state-owned fund is expected to close the deal with Russian Railways, a government owned freight and passenger train services company, sometime in 2019.
Within the report, the audit firm has identified six separate crypto wallets that were used primarily to store Bitcoin (BTC), the cryptocurrency most used on the platform. Apart from one inadvertent transaction of Bitcoin amounting to nearly $500,000, there have been no deposits in the wallets since April 2018. Furthermore the report states:
“To date, the Applicants have been unable to identify a reason why Quadriga may have stopped using the Identified…
Social media giant Facebook plans to leverage its massive user base of more than 2.7 billion for the success of its crypto project that aims to integrate Instagram, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp under one canopy.
According to the New York Times’ sources, the cryptocurrency will be a stablecoin that will be pegged to the fiat currencies of three nations. This project will introduce a digital currency to a massive audience and might get the users interested in this niche space, which will be positive for the other cryptocurrencies.
While retail investors are skeptical about entering the crypto space due to…
La Litecoin Foundation se alió con la liga de kickboxing Glory para convertirse en la criptomoneda oficial de su plataforma de mercadeo online y sus eventos internacionales, de acuerdo con una nota de prensa.
Glory, que cuenta con la presencia de referentes del deporte como “Dutch Lumberjack” Peter Aerts y el “Flying Gentleman” Remy Bonjasky, integrará Litecoin (LTC) a su tienda online gloryshop.com.
Además, la liga les permitirá a los fanáticos en los Estados Unidos y Europa utilizar la criptomoneda para acceder a privilegios exclusivos relacionados con eventos pagadores en Litecoin. …
Facebook is talking to exchanges about potentially listing a cryptocurrency.
That’s the main finding from a New York Times story published Thursday on several efforts to introduce native cryptocurrencies to widely used messaging platforms. The Times reports that Signal and Telegram are also planning to roll out tokens over the next 12 months.
Citing “four people briefed on the negotiations,” the Times reports that Facebook has told exchanges it expects to get a product out in the first half of 2019.
The Facebook project, which had previously been reported by Bloomberg as a stablecoin for its WhatsApp messaging service, would…