27 Nov '16, 4pm

Norway's Largest Bank Favours Bitcoin, Simplifies its Purchase and Usage

Norway’s largest bank DNB ASA, simply known as DNB, introduced a new feature on its app called Vipps, which enables anyone in the country to pay businesses with credit cards or bank accounts. The app, which operates like PayPal, can be used to send payments to anyone in the region by simply entering a mobile number, email address or a username. Norwegians can now purchase Bitcoin with credit or debit cards through Bitcoins Norway, without any excessive user verification and authentication. How to purchase Bitcoin in Norway? Bitcoins Norway, a prominent Norwegian Bitcoin exchange, has utilized the newly introduced feature of DNB’s Vipps to allow its customers to purchase Bitcoin through simple credit or debit card payments. To purchase Bitcoin, users can send any amount of the Norwegian krone to myaccount@bitcoinsnorway.com after settling a Bitcoin purchase order. Using the...

Full article: https://cointelegraph.com/news/norways-largest-bank-favou...

Tweets

Korean Bank to Offer #Bitcoin Remittance Servic...

dcebrief.com 26 Nov '16, 7am

One of the major areas where Bitcoin and other digital currencies can really show their advantage over traditional fiat cu...

Ukraine Joins a Growing Number of Central Banks Considering Bitcoin Technology

Ukraine Joins a Growing Number of Central Banks...

news.bitcoin.com 26 Nov '16, 5pm

Central banks all over the world are exploring the possibilities of creating their own national digital currencies based o...

Norway to Order Five P-8 Recon Planes

Norway to Order Five P-8 Recon Planes

dodbuzz.com 28 Nov '16, 9pm

After months of consideration, the Norwegian government is on the verge of placing an order for P-8A Poseidon reconnaissan...

Largest US Bitcoin Exchange Ordered To Disclose...

zerohedge.com 02 Dec '16, 1am

A federal court in the Northern District of California entered an order today authorizing the Internal Revenue Service (IR...

Bank of Singapore completes acquisition of Barc...

straitstimes.com 28 Nov '16, 12am

SINGAPORE - Bank of Singapore (BoS) announced on Monday (Nov 28) that it has completed the acquisition of the wealth and i...

Why Aren't Bitcoin Businesses Talking About SegWit?

Why Aren't Bitcoin Businesses Talking About Seg...

coindesk.com 28 Nov '16, 3pm

By most accounts, the activation of Segregated Witness (SegWit) should be a boon for bitcoin. The code has been introduced...