A group of judges, lawmakers and industry experts in South Korea are forming a new law society to discuss legal issues surrounding blockchain.
SBI Holdings is making a new round of investment in a cryptocurrency exchange that’s under increased scrutiny from the country’s financial regulator.
Chinese police have arrested three individuals who allegedly stole bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies worth around 600 million yuan, or $87 million.
Several blockchain associations in South Korea are pushing back against a government proposal they fear will stifle industry innovation.
A 22-year-old cryptocurrency millionaire has lost more than 5,500 bitcoins in an alleged investment scam in Thailand.
Thailand’s new licensing scheme for digital asset companies has seen a flurry of applications from ICO and crypto exchanges.
The Philippines is close to introducing new regulations governing how companies can legally raise funds through initial coin offerings.
A high-level government media censor in China wants to hire a cryptographer with expertise in blockchain technology.
Crypto mining firm Sky Mining’s CEO Le Minh Tam has reportedly stolen $35 million from investors and fled to America.
An executive at the Financial Services Commission has called on politicians to pass a bill regulating cryptocurrency exchanges “as soon as possible.”
Vietnam’s securities regulator has warned industry companies and funds in the country to avoid activities related to cryptocurrencies.
China’s Xinjiang autonomous region is set to halt “illegal” bitcoin mining operations by the end of August, a government agency has confirmed.
South Korea’s Financial Services Commission has revealed it is setting up a department dedicated largely to cryptocurrencies and blockchain.
The country’s central bank has agreed to a proposed suspension of cryptocurrency miner imports, a local new source reported on Thursday.
South Korea is planning to cut tax for companies developing nascent technologies such as blockchain as part of its push for innovation growth.