Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

Green Funding Options Expand

Australian bank’s involvement in green finance continues to grow and diversify, with three significant new deals announced this week. Commonwealth Bank acted as lead arranger...

CoinMarketCap, Animoca Join Huobi’s Public Blockchain as Validators

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi’s Eco Chain (HECO) has added a bevy of new validators to its network in a bid to improve stability and decentralization. Eleven...

Blockchain-Based Digital Invoicing Rollout Continues Apace in China

China’s blockchain-based digital invoicing systems are being increasingly put into large-scale use in major cities and provinces. Blockchain-based digital invoicing is being used in multiple...

Bitcoin Miners Thwarted by Data Center Crunch

A crackdown in China has taken out a vast number of machines in the global network used to perform the calculations that verify transactions...

Gong Ceremony Held: PSX Welcomes BIP as Market Maker

Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Monday held a gong ceremony to welcome BankIslami Pakistan Limited (BankIslami) as 'market maker' for Shariah-compliant debt securities listed on...

Tech Mahindra Partners with StaTwig for New Blockchain-Based Traceability Solution for...

Tech Mahindra has partnered with StaTwig, Singapore and Hyderabad based digital supply chain solution provider, to implement ‘VaccineLedger’ globally. The partnership aims to roll-out...