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EU and Taiwan Push For Bitcoin Transparency

In recent days, both the EU and Taiwan have moved towards tighter regulation for cryptocurrencies. The European Parliament voted on Thursday to support the European Council’s December 2017 proposal to bring in new measures to combat illegal use of digital currencies such as money laundering and financing terrorism. This policy, maintains the EU, will reduce […]

Taiwan’s Central Bank Governor: Bitcoin Should be Regulated by Anti-Money Laundering Laws

The Governor of Taiwan’s central bank has said that bitcoin transactions should be regulated by anti-money laundering regulations, according to a report. Yang Chin-long, the Governor of the Central Bank of Taiwan, suggested during a meeting held by Taiwan’s legislative arm that the Ministry of Justice should include bitcoin into the East Asian state’s Money… […]