Ukrainian Shipping company accepts bitcoin

The company believes that to use of bitcoin will bring many benefits to the global shipping industry
30 November 2017   346

Varamar Ltd. a Odessa shipping company will be among the first shipping operators to accept payments in bitcoin. The company is negotiating about its first transaction in bitcoin with a client. Then it is going to accept the cryptocurrency too. Working with bitcoin will reduce the time and quantity of documents than is used in standard banking applications. It can also help in dealing with countries affected by sanctions.

Paperwork for transactions is a complicated issue with banks, and bitcoin payments will help solve that by being faster.It could also help solve payment problems in countries like Pakistan, Russia, Sudan, Yemen, and Qatar, which have safe companies but are victims of sanctions being imposed against their governments.


Alexander Varvarenko

founder of the Varamar Ltd.

Other shippers are also considering using bitcoin deals. For example, Russian Interchart Shipping Inc. is working on a system to let them pay in bitcoin because some their customers aren’t able to easily transact in dollars due to bank restrictions.

Bitcoin White to Release iOS and MacOS Wallet

According to the roadmap of Bitcoin White, the wallet for iOS and Mac OS will be released on February 19, 2018
19 February 2018   75

Bitcoin White is a flexible and decentralized application platform designed to lower the threshold for developers. Using JavaScript as the programming language and relational database to store data, Bitcoin White is increasing the similarities between developing a DAPP and a traditional web application.

Bitcoin White team has already developed and released the version of its wallet for Windows, Linux and Android. According to the roadmap of Bitcoin White, the wallet for iOS and Mac OS will be released on February 19, 2018.

 Bitcoin White Roadmap
Bitcoin White Roadmap Fragment

The features of the wallet include asset management, account information, setting an additional password, blocking the account by block, and internal blockchain list of transactions.

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Bitcoin White:

Average price: $0,184621
24h volume: $48 806