While the cryptocurrency markets suffered a major blow this week, Asian governments are looking into the benefits of its underlying technology, the blockchain. Photo: Reuters

The bitcoin party is over. The blockchain party has only just begun

As South Korea cracks down on bitcoin, countries including Singapore and Malaysia are backing the technology behind it to drive technological change in areas as far afield as electoral rolls and health care records

Topic |   Bitcoin

TOP PICKS

While the cryptocurrency markets suffered a major blow this week, Asian governments are looking into the benefits of its underlying technology, the blockchain. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE