Tag Archives: India

Blockchain Academy Partners Satoshi Centre to Boost Bitcoin Education in Botswana
  The South African-based Blockchain Academy is to collaborate with the Satoshi Centre to drive bitcoin and blockchain education in the African nation [...]
Indian Politician Labels Bitcoin a ‘Pyramid Ponzi Scheme’, Calls for Regulation
  An Indian politician has raised his concerns about the increasing use and adoption of bitcoin in the country with the Indian Parliament, questioning [...]
FinTech’s Influence in Asian Markets Grows
  Several Asian countries are experiencing a growing effect of the fintech revolution that has swept across economies as innovative solutions pave the [...]
Bitcoin Users at Risk in India, Reserve Bank Reluctant to Take Actions
  There has been a steady gain in interest in Bitcoin in India. India Today pegged the rise of the Bitcoin user base in India by 250 percent since the [...]
Lack of Regulations See Bitcoin Pyramid Schemes Rise in India
  As bitcoin gains awareness and adopters in India, bitcoin-based MLM (multi-level marketing) and pyramid schemes have predictably followed suit, [...]
Second Blockchain Academy Launched in Kerala, India
  Kerala is to become the second Indian state to get its own Blockchain academy in a joint scheme between the Indian Institute of Information [...]
First FinTech Fund for Inclusion of the Underserved Raises $141 Million
  The first FinTech fund created to help the underserved has closed, reaching millions in capital contributions, which will go toward people and [...]
Bitcoin Fraud is Becoming Frequent, Says Indian Crime Branch Official
  Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency that has increasingly gained prominence in the mainstream as a transactional decentralized global currency and a store of [...]
Cashless Hooplah! How Indian Banks Want to Bleed Poorest of the Poor
  Indians are about to discover that using cash is expensive. According to reports in India’s Hindustan Times newspaper, leading private banks in the [...]
India Central Bank: Confidence in Bitcoin, Blockchain Can Only Come From Authority Endorsement
  Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Deputy Governor Rama Gandhi has implied confidence in virtual currency can only come about if authorities endorse it. In [...]