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Will 6,000 Hold This Time?

Bitcoin lost almost 5 percent in minutes on October 11th, dragging altcoins down as cryptocurrency markets followed stocks in a...

Wilma Woo | Oct 11, 2018 | 01:00
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In Japan, Exchange Operators Shore up Investor Protections After...

The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association says...

Kevin O’Brien | Oct 01, 2018 | 00:00
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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
Bitcoin Exchange

Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Platform Zaif Hacked For $60 Million

Zaif, a cryptocurrency exchange service, is the latest...

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...

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

Japanese retail conglomerate, Rakuten, has announced...

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...

Wilma Woo | Aug 24, 2018 | 12:00
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Japan FSA: We Have ‘No Intention’ To...

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

Wilma Woo | Aug 22, 2018 | 17:00
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Japan’s Cryptocurrency Self-Regulator Proposes Margin Capped...

The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association...

Georgi Georgiev | Jul 27, 2018 | 06:00
Bitcoin
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‘Momentum Is Building On The Chain’: Analyst Says This...

This Bitcoin price surge is not like the rest: that’s according to Mati Greenspan, who this week...

Wilma Woo | Jul 25, 2018 | 09:00
Cryptocurrency Miners Promise Economic Opportunity But Not Everyone Is So Optimistic
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Cryptocurrency Miners Promise Economic Opportunity, But Not Everyone...

Driven by cheap electricity prices and the potential for profit, cryptocurrency miners have...

Kevin O’Brien | Jul 08, 2018 | 05:00
Bitbank and BitFlyer CEOs Abandon Their VP Positions at Japan’s Cryptocurrency Self-Regulatory Body
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Bitbank and BitFlyer CEOs Abandon Their VP Positions at Japan’s...

Bitbank and BitFlyer CEOs left their vice-president positions at the Japan Virtual Currency...

Georgi Georgiev | Jun 29, 2018 | 04:00
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Japan’s Biggest Social Network to Launch Cryptocurrency...

Japan’s biggest social network LINE will launch a cryptocurrency exchange under a...

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

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange BitFlyer suspended...

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

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) – a...

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...

Wilma Woo | Jun 05, 2018 | 12:00
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Crypto Exchange Giant Coinbase Announces Opening of Japan Office

Coinbase has officially opened its office in Japan...

Matthew Hrones | Jun 04, 2018 | 23:00
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HitBTC Plans To Allow Japanese Trading Via ‘Subsidiary’...

Cryptocurrency exchange HitBTC is pushing ahead with...

Wilma Woo | Jun 04, 2018 | 17:00
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Binance Confirms Listing of The ZenCash Privacy Coin

ZenCash (ZEN) has just been added to Binance as the...

Nick Chong | May 23, 2018 | 09:00
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Monex Owned Coincheck Confirms Delisting of Privacy Coins

CoinCheck has plans to remove 3 privacy coins –...

Nick Chong | May 20, 2018 | 22:00
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DRAM Sales Decline Amidst Crypto Market Stutter

Sales of DRAM chips in Japan and the rest of the world have declined. The lull in cryptocurrency...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 19, 2018 | 02:00
Japan Introduces Five-Point Agenda for Cryptocurrency Exchange Regulations
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Japan Introduces Five-Point Agenda for Cryptocurrency Exchange...

The Financial Services Agency (FSA) of Japan is set to introduce stricter guidelines for...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 06, 2018 | 15:00