WEF Hopes to Stamp Out Corruption With Colombian Blockchain Trial


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


© 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


© 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


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 →