MoneyGram Rolling Out Payments System in Asia – Are Ripple and XRP Ready for Launch?

MoneyGram Rolling Out Payments System in Asia – Are Ripple and XRP Ready for Launch?

MoneyGram is expanding its remittance business across Southeast Asia. The leading payments company launched an online presence in Singapore in February, and Anil Kapur, the company’s head of Asia Pacific and South Asia, tells Digital News Asia that the company is now exploring whether it…

Mums launch £125k cannabis oil business from their kitchen table

Mums launch £125k cannabis oil business from their kitchen table

Two mums who made friends at the school gates joined forces to launch a cannabis oil business worth around £125,000 from their kitchen table. It came after cannabidiol (CBD) oil made Samantha Day, 49, feel like the “dark cloud” marring her life had lifted, following…

New Crypto Asset Skyrockets 1,880% on Launch Day – Here’s Why Traders Are Pouncing on Project Serum

New Crypto Asset Skyrockets 1,880% on Launch Day – Here’s Why Traders Are Pouncing on Project Serum

A new crypto asset is taking the cryptoverse by storm after surging 1,880% on launch day. Serum (SRM), a new cryptocurrency that will act as both the utility and governance token of the soon-to-be-launched decentralized derivatives exchange Serum, jumped from $0.10 to as high as…

Protesters launch fireworks during 'anti-police brutality' demo in Paris

Protesters launch fireworks during 'anti-police brutality' demo in Paris

Dozens of officers have been injured in riots across France as anger grows over the brutal beating of a young black man by officers in Paris. Police fired tear gas and stun grenades this afternoon during a protest march against police brutality in Paris this…