INTEREL Appoints Alana Witte as VP Global Key Accounts

INTEREL Appoints Alana Witte as VP Global Key Accounts

Prior to joining INTEREL, Alana led the global growth of Revinate, a SaaS start-up that built one of the hospitality industry’s leading online reputation and guest satisfaction technologies, in the Middle East & Africa, where she launched Revinate’s Dubai and Cape Town offices. Florian Gallini, Group CEO of INTEREL, said: "INTEREL’s solutions are available in […]

Open source innovation in the public sector

Open source innovation in the public sector

With digitalization, open source technology is gaining momentum and governments are increasingly embracing open source solutions. In open government initiatives, open source has led to greater citizen participation and contribution. eGov Innovation speaks to Damien Wong, Vice President & General Manager ASEAN, Red Hat, on how government agencies can tap on open source to foster […]

Seven Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges Announce Bitcoin Gold Hard Fork Plans

Seven Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges Announce Bitcoin Gold Hard Fork Plans

Seven of Japan’s leading bitcoin exchanges have announced their policies regarding the planned Bitcoin Gold hard fork of the Bitcoin network. The country’s largest exchange, Bitflyer, plans to distribute and trade the new cryptocurrency. Some exchanges will only distribute the coins, while others are taking a wait-and-see approach. Also read: Two South Korean Bitcoin Exchanges […]

CBB announces Fintech Unit

CBB announces Fintech Unit

Manama, Oct. 22 (BNA): As part of the Central Bank of Bahrain’s (CBB) ongoing initiatives towards financial digital transformation in the Kingdom and developments in digital financial services, the CBB announced the establishment of a dedicated Fintech Unit to ensure the best services are provided to individual and corporate customers in the financial sector. The […]

LocalEthereum Is Well-Received by ETH Buyers and Sellers so Far

LocalEthereum Is Well-Received by ETH Buyers and Sellers so Far

Peer-to-peer exchange platforms for various cryptocurrencies are slowly gaining traction. Most people already know LocalBitcoins has become a major platform for trading the world’s largest cryptocurrency. Monero has its LocalMonero platform, and Ethereum now has LocalEthereum. It seems the latter platform is off to a good start already. So it Begins for LocalEthereum Ethereum enthusiasts […]