The company Omise has signed a partnership agreement with the Ministry of digital technologies Thailand for collaboration on system identification and online payments on a national scale. The government hopes that the introduction of digital ID cards for citizens will help to reduce fraudulent activity in the network and to protect consumers. Some community members have questioned the technical possibilities of the project at this level at current load Ethereum.
However OmiseGO working on a solution to the scalability together with the developers of Ethereum, and last week it became known about creation of the new Fund with the participation of Vitaliy Buterin — Ethereum Community, which aims to connect Ethereum projects with companies interested in their decisions, and to improve the Ethereum blockchain. OmiseGo became a member of the Fund, along with such projects as the Global Blockchain Labs, Raiden and Golem.
Founder OmiseGO Jun Hasegawa is confident in the prospects of this cooperation, saying that “one project can create a product that will revolutionize the industry, and working together will create a structure that will change the world”. On the application of the blockchain at the government level, recently announced the capital of Taiwan Taipei, which has teamed up with the IOTA and, among other things, plans to introduce a digital identification card TangleID.