Category: World

US Controls 66.2% of Bitcoin ATMs Worldwide

Data compiled by LearnBonds.com shows that the United States now has 4274 ATMs installed. This figure represents 66.2% of the machines worldwide. Globally there are 6454 Bitcoin ATMs with eight units being installed daily as of January 20 North America Dominates Global Bitcoin ATMs Canada has the second-highest number of installed Bitcoin ATMs at 678 units representing…

$8.5bn Lost To Blockchain-Related Hacks—Report

Almost $8.5 billion has been lost in blockchain and crypto-related hacks in the last years. This shows that the crypto industry still needs to improve its security standards and offer better solutions to clients. This is according to a recent report released by PreciseSecurity.com. Hackers Harm The Blockchain and Crypto Industries The blockchain and cryptocurrency…

Three Reasons Why UK Labour Party Manifesto Will Bring Economic Chaos

Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour party’s radical Marxist manifesto will bring far-reaching economic chaos for Brexit-battered Britain, affirms the boss of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organizations. The founder and CEO of deVere Group, Nigel Green, is speaking out as the opposition Labour leader unveils his party’s manifesto on Thursday ahead of next month’s…

ICCROM Launches 31st General Assembly Wednesday

The 31st General Assembly of the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM), which coincides with the 60th anniversary of the Centre, will be launched at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday the 30th October 2019 at FAO Headquarters in Rome, Italy. The event will conclude on Thursday the 31st…

Entrepreneurship Journey Entails Hard work, Discipline, Sacrifice–Elumelu Tells Cape Verdean Entrepreneurs

Speaking at the Youth Konnekt Forum in Cape Verde yesterday, African investor and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), charged entrepreneurs to embrace hard work, discipline and sacrifice on their entrepreneurial journey to success. He addressed over young Cape Verdean entrepreneurs in a…

Ghana’s Police Chief Urges Prison Inmates To Watch Emmanuel TV

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) of Ghana, James Oppong-Boanuh, has advised prison inmates to watch Emmanuel TV, the television station of Pastor TB Joshua, so as to be both ‘informed’ and ‘reformed’. According to a report in The Ghanaian Times, Oppong-Boanuh made this assertion while presenting food items, a flat screen television and a decoder…

Nigeria, South Africa, Others Support Palestinian Rights at UNGA

Palestine remains a priority Africa, as more than a dozen leaders from across the continent stressed the need for Israel to end its occupation of Palestine and reiterated the inalienable, legitimate right of the Palestinian people to self-determination and freedom during their addresses at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly last week.…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Give Keynote at C40 World Mayors Summit

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, co-author of the Green New Deal framework, will join C40 Cities as a keynote speaker at the C40 World Mayors Summit this October 9-12 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Through her advocacy for the proposed Green New Deal, Representative Ocasio-Cortez has been a vocal supporter for strong, ambitious, and inclusive climate…