Stay up to date with the latest bitcoin news in India and the Middle East. India is the second most populous country in the world, its largest democracy and a breeding ground bitcoin startups.
India and it's black money problem
In one of the most audacious experiments in India’s modern history, Prime Minister Narendra Modi banned the two largest bills — of 500 rupees, or about $7.50, and 1,000 rupee [..]
Who actually owns the plot of land?
Foreign Affairs once published an article stating that one of India’s biggest problems is landlessness, where it was cited as the cause for widespread poverty while being a perpetrator [..]
India's leading business and financial website, Livemint reports
Visa Inc. will soon have a team of engineers at its Bangalore, India office to use blockchain, the technology underlying all cryptocurrencies including Bitcoi [..]
Indians are all around the Globe
Indian diaspora is the second largest in the world, with over 25 million spread out over every major financial hub on the globe. Migration of unskilled labor due to pre [..]
Bengaluru (FKA Bangalore) in India is known as the Silicon Valley of the East and the Garden City of India. Salubrious climate and a highly educated workforce have beckoned people from all over the world to call it home.
One-third of global IT workforce is in India
The Times of India reported that it's a measure of India's strength in software services and the number of engineers it produces that some of the world's largest IT companies have mo [..]
Indian IT needs to move up the value-chain
As the major Indian IT companies trim down on the number of employees who join as entry-level coders while trying to find ways to increase revenue per employee, the writing is on t [..]
Bitcoin India Dispatch: This post was written by Benson Samuel and originally appeared on his Blog - Dissecting Bitcoin – For India
Bitstreet recently penned an article on Suril Desai, introducing him as “an analyst at [..]
Bitcoin exchanges live in fear
Fresh on the heels of a recent warning by the authorities to Unocoin, which is promoted as India's largest bitcoin exchange it seems another popular exchange, BTCXIndia, in the country has bee [..]
Super cheap things you can buy in India
We have been doing some research on how bitcoin could make a difference in India and have been going around Bangalore collecting prices for common things people purchase everyday [..]