Bitcoin is at an all time high, but will it last? Will it hit $100000 in 2018 as some expert suggest?


Cryptocurrency entrepreneur Julian Hosp says bitcoin’s rapid rise isn’t over yet. But there’s a catch. “I think we’re going to see bitcoin hitting the $60,000 mark, but I also think we’re going to see bitcoin hitting the $5,000 mark,” said Hosp, co-founder and president of TenX, a firm that wants to make it easier for […]

Extremely rich person Investor Novogratz: Ethereum En Route to New All-Time Highs


Mike Novogratz, the billionaire hedge fund investor and former executive at Fortress, believes Ether, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum, is poised to achieve new all-time highs in the short-term. “ETH looks poised for a move to new highs. Lots of good news on the horizon,” said Novogratz, emphasizing innovative developments conducted by leading startups including […]

Litecoin Enters Massive Market: South Korea’s Second Largest Exchange Enables Trading


Coinone, South Korea’s second largest cryptocurrency exchange behind Bithumb, the world’s second-largest trading platform by trading volume, has integrated Litecoin. Within 24 hours since its integration of Litecoin, Coinone has processed $3.2 million worth of Litecoin-to-Korean won trades, becoming the eleventh largest Litecoin exchange in the market. South Korea, an Important Market For Litecoin South […]

Singapore, Canadian Central Banks Unite on Blockchain Cross-Border Payments


Singapore’s central bank has announced a slew of initiatives during the ongoing FinTech Festival, including a notable partnership with the Bank of Canada on cross-border payments using blockchain. On the second day of the week-long Singapore FinTech Festival today, Ravi Menon, director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), Singapore’s central bank and financial regulator, […]

Carlson Wagonlit Travel appoints Vipservice as Russia partner


Carlson Wagonlit Travel has announced that Vipservice, based in Russia, will be appointed to join CWT’s Global Partner Network. It is expected that Vipservice will join the CWT Global Partner Network later this month, once the proposed sale of CWT’s wholly owned Russian subsidiary to Vipservice is complete. This transaction underlines CWT’s commitment to growing […]

Turkey predicted the number of Russian tourists in 2018


Experts from Turkish aviation sector say that the country is able to increase incoming traffic from Russia by 15-20% in 2018. This prediction, based on an analysis of capabilities of air transportation, said the Head of Atlasglobal airline Murat Ersoy. In particular, he said that the record number of Russian tourists this year is far […]

Hospitality industry gathers in Moscow for Russia Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference


The Russia Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference will take place at the Radisson Blu Belorusskaya, hosted by Bench Events, from tomorrow. Investors will be joined by representatives of the major hotel management companies including AccorHotels, Alliance Hotel Management, Best Western Hotels & Resorts, Cosmos Group, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Hilton, IHG, IFK Hotel Management, Marriott […]

airBaltic launches new flights to Sochi and Kaliningrad


The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch two new routes from Riga next spring. Flights to Russian sports capital Sochi will take off on May 14th next year, following by departures for Kaliningrad on April 16th. Both routes will offer new travel options for travellers from the Baltics and Russia with convenient connections via Riga. Wolfgang […]

IPC rules Russia must stay out in the cold but keeps options open


The International Paralympic Committee has decided to maintain the suspension of the Russian Paralympic Committee and will rule on whether it can compete at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in late January. The IPC governing board also was decided to keep in place an interim measure for Russian athletes to compete as neutrals in […]