Investment app provider Abra is to sell cryptocurrency for cash at 6,000 outlets across the Philippines, including all 7-Eleven stores.
The group ran its first transaction between three rural banks in an effort to improve its remittance offerings.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas will continue to regulate cryptocurrency use in the country, senior officials have said.
The money transfer giant has teamed up with blockchain startup Coins.ph to enable residents of the Philippines to directly receive cash remittances.
The Philippines may not be the crypto capital of the world – but it may be where infrastructure building runs the deepest.
The Philippines SEC is planning to release new trading rules for cryptocurrency exchanges in the coming days.
The Philippines is close to introducing new regulations governing how companies can legally raise funds through initial coin offerings.
A government authority that governs a special economic zone in the Philippines wants to earn $67 million by issuing crypto exchange licenses.
The payment affiliate of China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba has launched a blockchain-based remittance service between Hong Kong and the Philippines.
Rural banks in the Philippines are looking to adopt ConsenSys’ Kaleido blockchain platform in bid to boost financial inclusion.
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The Philippines SEC has issued a warning to the public to be cautious on 14 cryptocurrency investment schemes in the country.
A Philippines senator is seeking to speed up the passage of legislation that would increase the penalties for crimes involving cryptocurrencies.
The Philippines securities watchdog has warned that it will regulate cryptocurrency cloud mining contracts under existing securities rules.
The watchdog has warned the public over a crypto investment platform that is allegedly violating securities laws in the country.
A senator in the Philippines is hoping to usher in harsher penalties for crimes that involve cryptocurrencies.
Five banks in the Philippines are teaming up to use Visa’s blockchain-based payment system, according to a report.