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New Brazil bill wants to tokenise mined gold on blockchain

Financial Express 16 Aug 2022
What is the role of stablecoins in digital assets ecosystem ... Metaverse land prices’ collapse sparks debate on viability of virtual worlds ... The National Land Registry of Colombia now includes a digital land registry built on Ripple’s XRPL platform. The country’s land difficulties will be resolved with the use of the blockchain solution ... .

Most influential women in UK tech: The 2022 longlist

Computer Weekly 16 Aug 2022
It is now the 11th year Computer Weekly has asked its readers to put forward women they believe we should consider for our annual list of the 50 most influential women in UK tech, and the list of nominations has continued to grow ... Angela Morrison, experienced CIO; non-executive director, HM Land Registry; COO, Cancer Research UK ... Moller ... Influence.

Ludhiana: Four booked for land grab

The Times of India 15 Aug 2022
The have booked four miscreants for grabbing a piece of land with the help of an unidentified accused who impersonated as its owner ... The police probe found that Prabhdeep and Sukhjinder purchased the property and Gurtej and Ajitpal were the witnesses for the registry of the land ... A few days ago, he came to know that the land has been sold further.

New Brazil bill wants to tokenize mined gold on blockchain

Cryptoslate 15 Aug 2022
Brazil’s Federal Deputy Joenia Wapichana has proposed a bill to tokenize gold mined in the country via blockchain technology ... Governments embracing blockchain solutions ... Colombia integrated a digital land registry built bin Ripple’s XRPL ledger into its National Land Registry. The blockchain solution will help the country solve its land issues. ....

10 compelling reasons to invest in the real estate market now

B & FT Online 15 Aug 2022
Furthermore, the Government is currently spearheading the digitization of the National Land Registry of Ghana to make the land and real estate value chain more transparent and efficient ... Additionally, the government, through this initiative, is introducing a programme to facilitate access to land by housing estate developers.

Greece will have more freedom over its economic policy with end of surveillance

Greek City Times 15 Aug 2022
After the country’s exit from the status of enhanced surveillance on August 20, Greece will have more freedom over its economic policy ... The list includes 22 prerequisites that have to be met until October (financial sector, liquidation of arrears, reduction of outstanding pensions, primary care, Land Registry, labor law, etc.). Tags ... 0. 0 ... .

How clean data helps Southern Water identify vulnerable customers

Computer Weekly 15 Aug 2022
Following hot on the heels of the Covid pandemic, the current cost-of-living crisis is putting increasing pressure on customers and their ability to balance competing financial demands ... Identifying properties ... The data it uses includes, but is not limited to, proprietary data, credit reference data, Land Registry and specialist third-party datasets ... .

Has blockchain found a use beyond crypto trading?Blockchain at heart is a ledger, a way ...

Deccan Herald 15 Aug 2022
The Bitcoin boom spawned new billionaires and videos of beach parties and Lamborghinis. The crypto crash brought devastation for small investors and bankruptcy for many companies ... "This is the system we've had since the Middle Ages -- you have a government registry of land, a title and deed that get transferred when the ownership changes," he said.

The making of a housing benefit millionaire

BBC News 15 Aug 2022
A BBC Panorama investigation has uncovered property sales worth more than £120m linked to one successful developer and a charity he helped set up ... My Space and the property developer strenuously deny any wrongdoing ... But Land Registry records show that, over time, his portfolio of properties sold for more than £120m - about £63m more than he paid ... .

Punjab: Two grab 10 kanal land with help of an imposter

The Times of India 14 Aug 2022
The land owner died in April 2021 and the accused with the help of imposter grabbed the land in April 2022 ... The police probe found that Prabhdeep Singh and Sukhjinder Singh purchased the property whereas Gurtej and Ajitpal were the witnesses for the registry of the land.

Grandmother who won legal battle against neighbour to stop plans for 18 holiday homes in ...

The Daily Mail 14 Aug 2022
A grandmother who took her neighbour to court over his plans to build holiday homes in his back garden has now submitted similar plans of her own. Patricia Shave had tried to fight off proposals from her neighbour, Paul Body, to build 18 holiday lets in a field in Marden, Kent ... He said ... WFH Land Registry staff accused of holding up house sales... .

WFH Land Registry staff accused of holding up house sales because of delays to updating ...

The Daily Mail 14 Aug 2022
Land Registry staff working from home have been accused of holding up house sales because of delays to updating official records ... This is because a property can be sold only by the owner recorded on the title deed held by the Land Registry. Land Registry staff working from home ...

Investo has two new properties for grabs

Gulf News 14 Aug 2022
With leasehold ownership, you will get the right to own the property and not the land on which the property stands ... Dubai Land Department (DLD) registers the buyer’s name as ‘landowner’ in the registry as well as grants a title deed for the property.

Push To Clear 19,000 Revenue Cases Fast

The Times of India 13 Aug 2022
The official added, “This will help the sub-registrars to determine whether the sale deed of the land that has reached them for registry was clean and had a proper chain of ownership or whether it involved a government land parcel, which could either be gram sabha land or ...

Millions of homeowners risk having properties sold from under them

The Daily Telegraph 12 Aug 2022
The number of people signing up for property alerts with the Land Registry tripled between 2020 and 2021 in response to rising levels of “title fraud”, according to a Freedom of Information request by Thirdfort, a risk management website.

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