Belarus’ central bank builds blockchain-based information network

Blockchain for Belarus

National Bank of the Republic of Belarus, the country’s central bank, says it has created an information network based on blockchain technology, “which may be used to tackle a wide range of modern and promising banking and non-banking tasks”.

WorldRemit brings instant money transfers to CIS markets

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Digital money transfer service WorldRemit is now available in Ukraine, Armenia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, expanding its partnership with the Russian “Contact” payment system. The development follows WorldRemit’s recent service launch across Russia in collaboration with Contact. The firm’s users can now send money to be collected as cash pick up at more than 3,000 locations […]