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Celebrate blockchain - whether you're for or against Bitcoin

Blockchain has wide range of applications, and can benefit global financial system

Blockchain is poised to bring about significant benefits to the global financial system.ST PHOTO: GAVIN FOO

SINGAPORE - Even after the recent correction to the price of Bitcoin, the asset has more than tripled in value from a year ago.

The rise of the highly volatile cryptocurrency has been remarkable, but it has also divided opinion. Is this an innovative global currency or a speculative bubble?

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