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Bitcoin

Chinese Gov’t Reaffirms ‘Blockchain Not Crypto’ Stance

China’s CCTV1, a state-backed social media, ran another story on crypto assets, featuring a 60-minutes exposition with President Xi. But this time, the message was not as...

Christine Vasileva | 7 months ago
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News

World’s Largest Army Could Be Rewarded in Crypto Soon

A few weeks after Chinese President Xi Jinping praised blockchain, a local military newspaper hinted that Chinese soldiers could be rewarded in crypto for their loyalty and good...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 months ago
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News

Libra: Should Zuckerberg Thank Xi for Creating FOMO?

Last week, Chinese President Xi Jinping praised blockchain while the congress passed a new cryptography law in a bid to develop a state-backed digital currency. Crypto enthusiasts...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 months ago
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Op-Ed

Is China’s Blockchain Future A Brave New World Or Orwellian Dystopia?

Last week, China’s President Xi Jinping nailed his colors firmly to the blockchain post, urging accelerated adoption of the technology. The announcement excited investors in...

Emilio Janus | 7 months ago
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News

China’s Blockchain, Tech Stocks Surge on Xi’s Comments

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s pro-blockchain comments were credited as the main reason behind the crypto market rally that has defied all expectations since last Friday. However...

Anatol Antonovici | 7 months ago
How Ripple and XRP are Powering Frictionless Payments in Mexico?
Bitcoin

Ripple Effect From Bitcoin ‘Xi Pump’ Is Strong In China

It seems that the words ‘blockchain’ and ‘breakthrough’ were scarcely out of President Xi’s mouth (albeit in the equivalent Chinese language form) before...

Emilio Janus | 7 months ago
In China, the Mantra Remains ‘Blockchain Not Bitcoin’
Blockchain

In China the Mantra Remains ‘Blockchain Not Bitcoin’

China maintains a hostile stance on activities related to crypto assets while expressing a more open mind when it comes to blockchain. Their decision-making process could have immense...

Kevin O’Brien | 2 years ago