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[CUBE NEWS] Seoul City to Invest 1.2 Million Dollars in Building Smart City | 서울시, 스마트 시티 조성에 1조 4000억원 투자

Seoul City is expected to transform itself into a smart city with 50,000 IoT sensors operated by 2022. On April 13, Seoul Mayor Won-soon Park announced his plan to invest 1.4 trillion won (≒ 1.2 million USD) by 2022 to create a smart city.
The core of smart city stressed by Mayor Park Won-soon on the same day is big data. The plan was to expand to 'smart administration' that collects urban data with 50,000 IoT sensors and establishes optimal policies for citizens' needs. In particular, the company said it will also establish a 'private, and public big data platform' by 2020 for joint use with private big data companies such as finance, distribution, portals and telecommunications.

In the transportation sector, the company will introduce 'IoT Shared Parking System' that checks whether a car can be parked in real time with IoT technology, including the world's first 5G Converged Self-driving Test Bed, and 'AI Taxi' service that connects drivers an…

[CUBE NEWS] NH Nonghyup Bank, Launches the First ‘P2P Financial Certificate Blockchain Service’ | NH농협은행, 한국 은행권 최초 ‘P2P 금융증서 블록체인 서비스’ 출시

NH Nonghyup Bank recently launched 'P2P Financial Certificate Blockchain Service' for the first time in bank industry. "P2P Financial Certificate Blockchain Service" is a service that allows you to view the certificate of principal and interest receipt of investors of P2P finance (interpersonal transaction) through the application with NH smart bill.

The certificate of principal and interest receipt is a document that records the investment principal and interest to be paid by the P2P financial institution to the investor. It is now e-mailed or faxed by the investor or posted on the web page. Technology has made it easier and more convenient for users to check their investment rights through app.

Richard Biggs, CEO of Cube Intelligence, said: "Recently, we have been using blockchain technology in a variety of fields such as medical, healthcare, automotive, and finance. "Cube Intelligence will continue to strive to develop safe and convenient technologies based on blockchain technology in the mobility industry for users’ daily lives."

(Below is the same content in Korean.)

NH농협은행이 최근 ‘P2P 금융증서 블록체인 서비스를 은행권 최초로 출시했습니다. P2P 금융증서 블록체인 서비스 P2P금융(개인간 거래) 투자자의 원리금 수취권 증서를 앱을 통해 NH스마트고지서로 조회할 수 있는 서비스인데요.

원리금 수취권 증서는 P2P금융사가 투자자에게 제공하는 투자원금과 약정이자를 회수할 권리가 기록된 서류로 현재는 투자자의 이메일이나 팩스로 송부하거나 웹페이지에 공시하고 있죠.. 앞으로는 농협은행의 블록체인 기술로 앱을 통해 투자 권리를 쉽고 편리하게 확인할 수 있게 된 것입니다.

관련 소식을 접한 큐브 인텔리전스의 리차드 빅스 대표는최근 블록체인 기술이 의료, 헬스, 자동차, 금융 등 다양한 분야에 활용되며 사업 전반에 활기를 띄고 있다며 반가운 마음을 전했는데요. 이와 함께큐브 인텔리전스 역시 계속해서 블록체인 기술을 기반으로 한 자동차 산업시장에서 안전하고 편리한 기술 개발을 위해 노력하겠다고 포부를 밝혔습니다.