China

Minister Says India, Like Other Nations, Extremely Cautious on Libra

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that India — like many others, in his view — is showing a high degree of caution i...

Bitmain Launches ‘World’s Largest’ Bitcoin Mining Facility in Texas

Chinese cryptocurrency hardware manufacturer Bitmain has opened what it claims is the “world’s largest” facility for Bitcoin (B...
October 21, 2019
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Regulatory ‘Gray Area’ in China

Earlier in October 2019, Binance announced a fiat on-ramp for crypto trading via Chinese payment services Alipay and WeChat. Th...

Major Singapore Bank Completes First DLT Trade Financing Transaction

A Singaporean banking branch of CIMB Group, one of the largest Asian investment banks, has completed its first blockchain-based...

Facebook’s Libra Users Lack Clear Rights

A member of the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors has said that Facebook’s Libra could pose risks to consumers due to ...

NBA-China Scandal Crashes Nike Sneaker-Backed Crypto Token Price

A now-viral post by a Chinese cryptocurrency trader has highlighted the stark drop in the price of American sneaker-backed toke...

Squashing Libra Could Boost China’s Digital Currency

Analysts at RBC Capital Markets have suggested that stifling Facebook’s Libra may leave the field open to China’s central bank ...

Which Countries Have the Biggest Premiums?

Up until early 2018, major cryptocurrency markets the likes of South Korea and Japan demonstrated high premiums for Bitcoin. At...

‘Hurun China Rich List 2019’ Features 12 Crypto Magnates

“Hurun China Rich List 2019” published by Hurun Report, a research, media and investments firm, features 12 local cryptoc...

Major Chinese Bank Updates Blockchain Platform After $50 B Transacted

The China Construction Bank (CCB) officially released the second version of its blockchain trading platform, which reached 360 ...
October 12, 2019
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