South America

South America

Suriname Parliament Approves Expansion of Islamic Bank Cooperation

The National Assembly of Suriname on Thursday gave approval for the country to join the Islamic Corporation for Insurance of Investments and Export credits...

Visa Announces First Fintech Investment in Brazil

Visa has announced an investment in Brazilian digital payments processing technology platform Conductor as part of a strategy to get closer to the fintech...

Brazilian Presidential Candidate Uses Blockchain to Publish Government Plan

Fernando Haddad, the presidential candidate for the Brazil Workers’ Party, has published his government plan via blockchain, per an announcement published on his website...

South American Crypto Growth Significant and Diverse

Cryptocurrency’s global growth has been substantial over the course of this year, and nowhere has interest been stronger than in the developing world. Blockchain...

Brazil Indirectly Opens “a Window” for Investment Funds to Buy Bitcoin

While the world is still divided over regulations for cryptocurrencies, another country has moved forward and eased regulations for the institution to buy cryptocurrencies...

Guyana and the Islamic Bank Sign Loan Agreement for Power Upgrade

Guyana’s minister of finance, Winston Jordan, and Dr Mansur Muhtar, vice president of Islamic Bank Operations, signed a loan agreement with the Islamic Development...