Tag "Policy"

In brief: Sea gets e-money license for Indonesia

September 27, 2018 0

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Bipartisan bill seeks to elevate the federal CIO position

September 26, 2018 0

On Wednesday, Texas Rep. Will Hurd and Illinois Rep. Robin Kelly introduced a bipartisan bill that would reorganize how IT is managed throughout the federal

Protesters call on Salesforce to end contract with border patrol agency

September 25, 2018 0

A dozen or so people accompanied by a 14-foot, 800-pound cage gathered in downtown San Francisco Tuesday morning to protest Salesforce’s contract with U.S. Customs and

Singapore is the crypto sandbox that Asia needs

September 22, 2018 0

Singapore Blockchain Week happened this past week. While there have been a few announcements from companies, some of the most interesting updates have come from regulators,

Facebook plans voter drive, partners with Democratic/Republican Institutes

September 19, 2018 0

Facebook will push users to register to vote through a partnership with TurboVote, has partnered with the International Republican Institute and National Democratic Institute nonprofits

Apple Watch and other hardware reportedly spared by new Trump tariffs

September 17, 2018 0

The latest round of Trump administration tariffs is set to affect a number of different industries. At least one category previously expected to be impacted,

Facebook is hiring a director of human rights policy to work on “conflict prevention” and “peace-building”

September 16, 2018 0

Facebook is advertising for a human rights policy director to join its business, located either at its Menlo Park HQ or in Washington DC —

Singapore relaxes VC fund manager rules

October 20, 2017 0

Downtown Singapore from Elgin Bridge. Photo credit: Erwin Soo. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) – the country’s central bank – today revealed a streamlined

Here are the 11 cryptocurrency exchanges approved by Japanese regulators

September 30, 2017 0

Photo credit: lightboxx / 123RF. Yesterday, Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) revealed that it has approved 11 companies to run cryptocurrency exchanges in the country. The

Brief: Japan approves 11 cryptocurrency exchange operators, no plans for ICO ban

September 29, 2017 0

Downtown Tokyo. Photo credit: sarawinter / 123RF 写真素材. The news (extracted from Reuters): Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) today approved 11 companies [PDF link, Japanese]