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2014-07-08 08:20:53

TBILISI, Georgia, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry thought leaders meet to discuss route development and other key issues affecting the region The first ever Routes Silk Road event, hosted by United Airports of Georgia in Tbilisi saw attendance from 300 senior aviation professionals from across the CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Asia regions, opened with the Routes Silk Road Strategy Summit on Sunday, 6th July. The event included a special...

Bitcoin Raid Nets French Police With $272,000 In Illegal Virtual Money
2014-07-07 10:25:16

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday it was announced that French law enforcement have dismantled an illegal Bitcoin exchange and seized 388 virtual currency units, according to the Reuters news agency. The seized Bitcoins had a reported value of 200,000 euros, or $272,700. This was reportedly the first such law enforcement operation conducted in Europe to investigate illegal selling of the virtual currency. Two people in the Riviera coastal cities of Cannes...

2014-07-03 08:20:30

MANCHESTER, England, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Airlines and Airports Meet to Expand Air Services Between Asia, Europe and the Middle East The first Routes Silk Road, the route development forum which connects Asia, the CIS, Central and Eastern Europe and the Middle East will open this weekend in Tbilisi, Georgia. The event will bring together leading airports, airlines, tourism authorities, policy-makers and aviation stakeholders to develop new air services...

2014-06-24 04:21:06

CHENGDU, China, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 Xindu North Mall Specialty Products of South Asia Expo, hosted by China Silk Association, China Hotel Supplies Association and Sichuan Silk Association, kicked off at the Jinmen Silk, Trade and Tourism Town North Mall recently. A stellar roster of exhibitors from several countries including Thailand, Vietnam, and Sri Lanka has taken part in the event, showcasing precious and rare jewelry and gemstones. Take a closer look at the...

Ancient Nomads Spread Earliest Domestic Grains Along Silk Road
2014-04-02 15:17:22

Gerry Everding , Washington University in St. Louis Findings push back earliest known East-West interaction along Silk Road by 2,000 years Charred grains of barley, millet and wheat deposited nearly 5,000 years ago at campsites in the high plains of Kazakhstan show that nomadic sheepherders played a surprisingly important role in the early spread of domesticated crops throughout a mountainous east-west corridor along the historic Silk Road, suggests new research from Washington...

Mt. Gox Rumored To Have Pocketed Bitcoins Reported As Stolen
2014-03-10 14:03:20

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox continues to suffer damages, but the most recent accusations after the company claimed $400 million worth of the currency was lost last month may this time be self-inflicted. Hackers claim to have accessed the company's records and say Mt. Gox may have actually pocketed the cash and show other evidence of fraud. Mt. Gox described last month's activity as a massive hacker attack, blaming the hackers for the theft...

2014-02-19 12:22:00

MANCHESTER, England, February 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The route development forum for CIS, Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East & Asia heads to Tbilisi Routes Silk Road is the route development forum that connects CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Asia and Routes is delighted to announce that United Airports of Georgia (UAG) under the auspices of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development has been officially appointed as the Host of the...

Known Bitcoin Flaw Results In $2.6M Stolen From New Silk Road Site
2014-02-14 14:19:22

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Online black market site Silk Road and Bitcoin have a tenuous relationship at best. Silk Road accepts payments via the virtual currency Bitcoin and now the new Silk Road has been hacked, and approximately 4,400 bitcoins worth roughly $2.6 million were taken from site's escrow account. News of the heist was posted by "Defcon," an anonymous administrator of Silk Road on Thursday, Ars Technica reports. The full message, titled "SR has been...

2013-12-13 23:04:22

ForexMinute brings the latest Bitcoin news from a wide segment of sources. The portal helps not only traders, but also ordinary readers who are interested in knowing what is happening in the Bitcoin economy. London, UK (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 ForexMinute brings the latest Bitcoin news from a wide segment of sources. The portal helps not only traders, but also ordinary readers who are interested in knowing what is happening in the Bitcoin economy. Jonathan Millet, the CEO of ForexMinute,...


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