Japan has set up a working group to examine the issues raised by Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project ahead of a G7 meeting this week.
After a $30-million hack last week, Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint says it’s discovered that another $2.3 million is missing.
China should revamp its plan for a national digital currency in the face of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, says the central bank’s former head.
Facebook reportedly said that current regulatory restrictions mean it has “no plans” to launch its digital wallet service and crypto in India.
China’s central bank could hasten development of its digital yuan to counter the threat posed by Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, an official says.
Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project threatens the stability of financial systems, according to South Korea’s Financial Services Commission.
Japan’s central bank has joined the regulators worldwide expressing concerns over the potential risks posed by Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore reportedly has concerns over Facebook’s recently unveiled cryptocurrency project, Libra.
Regulatory uncertainty ushered in by India’s central bank appears to have brought about the demise of the cryptocurrency exchange Koinex.
Bitrue was hacked early Thursday morning for over $4 million in XRP and cardano. Users who experienced losses will be refunded, it says.
Facebook’s omnipresence in Indonesia raises questions about how Libra will impact retail users.
Fisco, owner of the Zaif crypto exchange, is being forced to upgrade its management systems after an investigation by Japan’s financial watchdog.
Russian hackers, not North Korean, may be the bad actors behind probably the biggest ever theft from a cryptocurrency exchange.
Five South Korean crypto exchanges have been forced to update their terms and conditions to accept liability for potential hacks and service issues.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas will continue to regulate cryptocurrency use in the country, senior officials have said.
Many of the companies associated with NEO have proven to be a lucrative boon for token cofounders Erik Zhang and Da Hongfei.
Japanese tax authorities are said to be planning to take action on the under-reporting of cryptocurrency-based profits.
A promoter of the now-shuttered crypto fraud BitConnect has again been charged over a different claimed cryptocurrency scam.
Authorities in Sichuan province are reportedly probing into local bitcoin mining farms that may have been constructed without official approval.
E-commerce giant Rakuten has partnered with blockchain analytics firm CipherTrace to ensure AML compliance for its soon-to-launch exchange platform.