It’s no secret that North Korea is interested in Bitcoin; some have even accused the Kim regime of stealing Bitcoin. And it’s no secret that classes in Bitcoin are taught at PUST, the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology.
Italian entrepreneur Federico Tenga, COO and co-founder of the blockchain tech company Chainside, was invited by North Korea to teach a new class in blockchain technology, which he did last year. Recently he gave an interview to the folks at ExpressVPN about the background story and his experience with North Korean faculty and students.
It’s always interesting to get inside views into other societies, which is why it’s our featured article of the day. You’ll even find out which futbol (soccer) teams North Korean students root for – great trivia for the upcoming FIFA World Cup. Enjoy!