Malaysia

Malaysian Blockchain App Allows Users to Trace Sustainable Palm Oil

The Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) and blockchain startup BloomBloc have developed a blockchain app that enables users to tr...

Malaysia Looks to Tie Token Offerings to Exchanges

Following the US SEC’s investor alert against Initial Exchange Offerings (IEO’s), Malaysia’s regulator has published a regulato...
January 16, 2020
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Iran Wants to Create Crypto to Confront ‘Economic Hegemony’ of US

Iran’s President has proposed to create a Muslim cryptocurrency as one of a number of means to confront the economic dominance ...

Malaysia to Impose Cash Transaction Limit of $6K in 2020: Report

Malaysia is planning to impose a $6,000 limit on cash transactions in 2020, according to a deputy governor at the country’s cen...

Remittances Partnership to Use Cambodia Central Bank’s Blockchain System

Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) on cross-...

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...

HSBC Enacts a Letter of Credit on a Blockchain in Malaysia

Major bank HSBC has announced the successful enactment of a letter of credit (LC) on a blockchain in Malaysia. The transaction ...
October 16, 2019
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Malaysian Finance Ministry: Cryptocurrency Adoption Remains Low

Malaysia’s finance ministry says both domestic and global adoption rates of cryptocurrencies are low, notwithstanding the signi...

Malaysian Ministry of Education Fights Fake Degrees With Blockchain Tech

The Malaysian Ministry of Education has introduced E-Skrol, an application built on the NEM blockchain to deal with the issue o...

Xendpay Joins RippleNet to Expand Global Money Transfer Services

Money transfer service Xendpay has joined Ripple’s global transaction network RippleNet to support international transactions. ...