WEF Hopes to Stamp Out Corruption With Colombian Blockchain Trial

2020-06-17

The World Economic Forum (WEF) hopes to make corrupt activity in the public sector more difficult using blockchain technology.   “Corruption is a ‘high-potential’ space for blockchain because you really benefit from decentralization; records are very difficult to remove or censor, for instance,” WEF blockchain project lead Ashley Lannquist told Cointelegraph. Read More →

Wall Street gains on Boeing, recovery hopes By Reuters

2020-06-03

© Reuters. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York By Shreyashi Sanyal and Devik Jain (Reuters) – A jump in Boeing shares lifted Wall Street on Wednesday, with investors remaining optimistic about an economic rebound from a coronavirus-led slump amid continuing social unrest in the country. BoeingRead More →

SeaWorld Surges on Attendance Hopes By Investing.com

2020-01-07

© Reuters. Investing.com – Amusement park operator SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:) saw a pop in early trading Tuesday as comments from its chief executive boosted sentiment about park attendance. Shares rose 4%, CEO Serge Rivera issued an internal memo to employees that was later made public, Briefing.com reported. “On a consolidatedRead More →

Asian markets rise on renewed hopes for trade deal

2019-11-03

Asian markets gained in early trading Monday on renewed optimism over U.S.-China trade talks. In an interview with Bloomberg Television on Sunday, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said “we’re making good progress” and that there was “no natural reason” why a “phase one” trade deal couldn’t be reached this month.Read More →