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Japan’s FSA Set to Regulate ICOs Next Month

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) is reportedly set to introduce a regulatory framework governing initial coin...

Georgi Georgiev | Dec 03, 2018 | 10:00
Ripple

Japan’s Biggest Bank Will Use Ripple for Cross-Border Payments...

Japan’s biggest bank MUFG and Brazil’s...

Emilio Janus | Nov 12, 2018 | 19:00
Emerging Markets

Japan’s Financial Regulator Says Stablecoins Are Not...

The lack of uniformity in stablecoins has led...

Eustace Cryptus | Oct 30, 2018 | 12:00
Bitcoin Regulation

Japan’s Financial Watchdog Plans to Limit Leverage For All...

The Financial Services Agency (FSA) of Japan plans to...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Oct 25, 2018 | 10:00
Bitcoin Acceptance

Do Wages Need to be Paid in Bitcoin for Retail Adoption to Happen?

Is this a case of chicken and egg? If more retailers...

Melanie Kramer | Oct 21, 2018 | 19:00
News

Will 6,000 Hold This Time?

Bitcoin lost almost 5 percent in minutes on October...

Wilma Woo | Oct 11, 2018 | 01:00
News

In Japan, Exchange Operators Shore up Investor Protections After...

The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association says...

Kevin O’Brien | Oct 01, 2018 | 00:00
News

The Zaif Hack Story Isn’t Over Yet: Further Investigations Lead...

The hack of Japan-licensed cryptocurrency exchange...

Paula Baciu | Sep 28, 2018 | 02:00
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Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform Zaif Hacked For $60 Million

Zaif, a cryptocurrency exchange service, is the latest victim of an attack by suspected hackers...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Sep 20, 2018 | 09:00
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Japanese City Introduces Blockchain-Based Voting System

Tsukuba is now the first Japanese city to test a voting system that incorporates blockchain...

Kevin O’Brien | Sep 04, 2018 | 03:00
Rakuten
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Japanese E-Commerce Giant Rakuten Buys a Bitcoin Exchange

Japanese retail conglomerate, Rakuten, has announced the purchase of Everybody’s Bitcoin Inc., an...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Sep 01, 2018 | 12:00
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Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Abandons Bitcoin Cash Mining

Japanese internet giant GMO has switched its entire mining capacity from Bitcoin Cash (BCH) to...

Wilma Woo | Aug 24, 2018 | 12:00
News

Japan FSA: We Have ‘No Intention’ To...

The head of Japan’s financial regulator the...

Wilma Woo | Aug 22, 2018 | 17:00
News

Japan’s Cryptocurrency Self-Regulator Proposes Margin Capped...

The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association...

Georgi Georgiev | Jul 27, 2018 | 06:00
News

‘Momentum Is Building On The Chain’: Analyst Says This...

This Bitcoin price surge is not like the rest...

Wilma Woo | Jul 25, 2018 | 09:00
News

Cryptocurrency Miners Promise Economic Opportunity, But Not Everyone...

Driven by cheap electricity prices and the potential...

Kevin O’Brien | Jul 08, 2018 | 05:00
News

Bitbank and BitFlyer CEOs Abandon Their VP Positions at Japan’s...

Bitbank and BitFlyer CEOs left their vice-president...

Georgi Georgiev | Jun 29, 2018 | 04:00
News

Japan’s Biggest Social Network to Launch Cryptocurrency...

Japan’s biggest social network LINE will launch...

Wilma Woo | Jun 28, 2018 | 08:00
Blockchain

Could Cryptocurrency And Blockchain Jump-Start Japan’s Next...

Japan’s GDP has slowed and stagnated over the...

Kyle Baird | Jun 27, 2018 | 19:00
News

Japan’s Biggest Crypto Exchange Halts New Account Signups As...

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange BitFlyer suspended...

Wilma Woo | Jun 22, 2018 | 06:00
Regulators Need to Bring Clarity
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International Watchdog to Introduce Binding Regulations for...

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) – a multi-national agency tasked with combating global...

Georgi Georgiev | Jun 14, 2018 | 01:00
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Japan: GMO Group Unveils ‘World First’ 7nm Miner As CEO...

Japanese internet giant GMO has announced pre-orders for its B2 Bitcoin miner — the world’s...

Wilma Woo | Jun 05, 2018 | 12:00

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