Pakistan’s digital revolution is happening faster than you think

The digital power of China’s Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) is slowly unfolding and shaping into a whole new area of opportunity. When the BRI took global centre stage in 2013, most conversations revolved around traditional infrastructure: building roads, railways, power sources and linking borders. However, the digital awakening that BRI brings, and the associated … Continue reading Pakistan’s digital revolution is happening faster than you think

Simplilearn to Train College Recruits on Digital Economy Skills (India)

Mission-critical skills such as big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and digital marketing are ones that enterprises are increasingly turning to fresh graduates to fill Campus and entry level recruiting is a critical component of every corporate HR strategy but often involves many months of onboarding and mentoring to get these employees productive. … Continue reading Simplilearn to Train College Recruits on Digital Economy Skills (India)

The iWorld Expo 2018 Themed on Digital Economy Kicked Off in Chengdu

On August 16, 2018, the iWorld Expo 2018 grandly kicked off at the Century City New International Convention and Exhibition Center in Chengdu. During the three-day period, under the theme of "Digital Economy in the New Era", a wonderful event about artificial intelligence and the mobile Internet ecosystem will come onto stage in three major dimensions: exhibitions, international … Continue reading The iWorld Expo 2018 Themed on Digital Economy Kicked Off in Chengdu

Blockchain technology summit brings digital economy to Laos

Government officials from different sectors, business representatives, entrepreneurs and Lao and Chinese experts gathered in Vientiane recently to share experiences and exchange information on blockchain technology. Participants also debated about trends in blockchain development for future digital business expansion in the region and around the world. The Global Blockchain Application Conference Laos Summit was held … Continue reading Blockchain technology summit brings digital economy to Laos

Major Belarusian Bank Starts Offering Bitcoin CFD as Belarus Gets Less Crypto Friendly

A well-known bank in Belarus will begin offering a bitcoin contract for difference (CFD) product through its platform, a joint project with a Swiss bank. Meanwhile, Belarus is growing less crypto friendly, reportedly amending its decree to impose strict KYC rules. Mtbankfx is an accredited FX dealer and the first banking forex platform in Belarus. Launched in July … Continue reading Major Belarusian Bank Starts Offering Bitcoin CFD as Belarus Gets Less Crypto Friendly

Belarus’ Digital Economy Development Ordinance comes into force

Ordinance No. 8 on digital economy development dated 21 December 2017 comes into force on 28 March, BelTA informs. The document has been drafted on the instruction of the head of state by the administration of Belarus' Hi-Tech Park (HTP), the IT community, the country's leading law and consulting firms, and foreign experts. The document … Continue reading Belarus’ Digital Economy Development Ordinance comes into force

Blockchain industry leaders see vast business potential in Russian Siberia

The regions of Siberian Federal District of Russia are regarded as a major platform for blockchain industry’s future development by the big guys in blockchain-related business, as stated by the State Duma member Victor Zubarev. According to investors’ estimates, spare capacity in industry and cheap electric power could turn Siberian Federal District into one of … Continue reading Blockchain industry leaders see vast business potential in Russian Siberia

Belarus – Gomel to host conference on digital economy

An international scientific conference on the topical issues of theory and practice in today's economics will take place at Francysk Skaryna Gomel State University on 15 March, BelTA learned from the university. The conference will be centered around digital economy development: strategic priorities of innovative economy development, e-commerce, new technology in business, problems of financial … Continue reading Belarus – Gomel to host conference on digital economy

Wanchain wants to power the new digital economy

President Dustin Byington has a clear vision for Wanchain, a company using the blockchain to power the new digital economy. Wanchain believes the “digital economy’ will soon become simply the “economy.” Just like photography has been digitized, crypto-finance will be too as increased functionality and transparency attract more people. That will increase pressure on companies to … Continue reading Wanchain wants to power the new digital economy

Park of High Technologies in Belarus holds hackathon on blockchain and cryptocurrency

The business-incubator of the Park of High Technologies has held a hackathon on blockchain and cryptocurrency for the teaching staff. Its participants came from different parts of the country. Presentations were prepared in an intelligible form. The Park of High Technologies tried to make sure that teachers were able to share their knowledge with colleagues … Continue reading Park of High Technologies in Belarus holds hackathon on blockchain and cryptocurrency