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UAE-based Finablr Begins Cross-border Payments Using Ripple (XRP)

A foreign exchange company based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has begun using Ripple’s blockchain technology to complete cross-border remittance payments. Finablr, a firm which owns and operates both the UAE Exchange and Unimoni, will initially adopt the technology to make payments to Thailand, with a view to expanding into other countries over time. Continue reading UAE-based Finablr Begins Cross-border Payments Using Ripple (XRP)

Birks Group Jewelry Retail Giant Begins Accepting Bitcoin in Eight Locations

Major Canadian-based jewelry manufacturer and retailer Birks Group has begun accepting Bitcoin (BTC) through a partnership with U.S. payment processor BitPay, the company confirmed in a press release Nov. 28. Continue reading Birks Group Jewelry Retail Giant Begins Accepting Bitcoin in Eight Locations