Huobi China, a Chinese cryptocurrency exchange by Huobi Global, recently has joined the Blockchain Service Network (BSN), led by China's National Information Center (SIC).
According to Xinhua Media on Dec 1st, Huobi China joined as a member of BSN jointly sponsored by SIC, UnionPay of China Bank Card Union, and China Mobile.
BSN aims to provide a blockchain infrastructure service platform and blockchain networks which can be compatible and connected to any regions or institutions. BSN intends to promote the rapid development and popularization of blockchain technology through blockchain-based application development, distribution, and operations management. In addition to UnionPay and China Mobile, China Telecom, China Merchants Bank and Internet Bank Webank also joined in BSN.
Yuan Yuming, CEO of Huobi China mentined in the media, “Huobi China will collaborate with BSN as a crucial member and one of the companies on blockchain industry in various fields, education, research, and solution support.”
Meanwhile, Xiacheng District, Hangzhou City, China, launched the BSN platform on the "City Brain", an artificial intelligence (AI) -based platform created to improve e-government services. Xiacheng District plans to use the BSN platform for one-stop e-government services, hotel disinfection and Road condition monitoring.
According to SIC officials, "BSN platform will become a scalable platform to support China's smart society construction and digital economy construction."