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The Floating Island Project Will Get Its Own Cryptocurrency – The Merkle

Cryptocurrencies could easily become the money of the future. Due to their global appeal and increasing popularity, it seems to be only a matter of time until such a transformation takes place. The Floating Island Project, however, is taking a slightly different approach. It will become the world’s first floating nation and apparently use its own cryptocurrency as a form of payment. ...

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Pacific Island to Establish its Own Government and Cryptocurrency With 300 Households

The government of French Polynesia, an overseas collectivity of France in the South Pacific, is supporting a pilot program aiming to develop an off-shore housing that uses its own currency and operates outside of government regulations. The project is funded by a company called Blue Frontiers, which is planning to launch an initial coin offering dedicated to its cryptocurrency Varyon. ...

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Binance Co-Founder Denies Rumors of Company’s Plans to Build Blockchain Country on Private Island

Co-founder of Binance crypto exchange He Yi has dismissed the sci-fi-esque claims of a Chinese fintech media platform that his company has hatched a so-called “Genesis Plan.” The plan was to build Binance’s own blockchain-powered country on a private island, QQ News reports Wednesday, May 16. The fintech media outlet, ‘Yibencaijing,’ reportedly a reputable platform, cited “insider sources familiar with ...

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World’s Second Largest Crypto Exchange OKEx Moves To ‘Blockchain Island’ Of Malta

Malta, which has recently passed regulatory legislation concerning Blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) in a bid to become a crypto-friendly “Blockchain island,” is welcoming major crypto exchange OKEx to the country, according to an OKEx press release published today, April 12. Crypto exchange Binance, the world’s largest exchange by trade volume, also reported at the end of March ...

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Malta Determined To Become the ‘Blockchain Island’: Regulations, Adoption, Binance Headquarters

Malta has made it obvious that it wants to become the “Blockchain island” and it seems determined to achieve its goal. A notable confirmation that Malta is moving in the right direction regarding Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) regulation was the recent announcement by Binance. The largest cryptocurrency exchange in the world by volume chose Malta for their new headquarters after ...

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Malta Wants to Become The Blockchain Island, With World’s Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. This week, Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange with a $1.7 billion daily trading volume, has relocated its headquarters to Malta, a region that has always been friendly to cryptocurrency businesses and investors. Along with its current team, Binance has moved its resources over to Malta, ...

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Binance Announces Expansion to Europe’s ‘Blockchain Island’

It has been quite a week for the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange. The scare with Japanese regulators was eventually dismissed as FUD with CEO Zhao Changpeng taking to Twitter to call out ‘irresponsible journalism’. A more notable development though has been the recent announcement that the exchange is expanding into Europe. A Maltese Move for Binance In a Medium post ...

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