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Japan Lawmakers Say China’s Digital Yuan Risks Financial Collapse

China is expected to release the much talked about digital Yuan in 2020. This will be it's greatest attempt to…

Bitcoin [BTC] and XRP Account for 85% of Exchange Holdings in Japan: Report

Nic Carter, a Partner Castle Island Ventures and co-founder of Coinmetrics.io, brought into light a report of cryptocurrency holdings of Japanese…

Japan’s BitFlyer Exchange Launches Mobile App for US and Europe

Tokyo based cryptocurrency exchange, BitFlyer is set to improve and ease cryptocurrency trading on its platform by launching its mobile…

Bitcoin Adoption: Japanese Exchange Launches Bitcoin Reward System For Gas Bill Payments

In a bid to encourage mass adoption of bitcoin and bring the cryptocurrency to mainstream users, Japanese crypto exchange, Coincheck…

Data from Financial Regulator Suggests that the Japanese are Turning Away from Crypto

A recent report from the Japanese financial regulator, Financial Services Agency (FSA) has revealed that that the number of inquiries…

Coincheck Exchange Set to Launch an IEO Platform For Utility Tokens

Tokyo-based virtual currency exchange, Coincheck Co., Ltd. has announced its commencement of funding support project for projects wanting to raise…

Japanese Bitcoin Exchange Opens New Bitcoin Trading Service in European Market

Controversial Japanese bitcoin exchange, BitFlyer has recently opened up a new bitcoin trading service for EU (European Union) market with…

Japan Plans To Build A “SWIFT-LIKE” Blockchain Payment Network

According to an insider familiar with the matter on Thursday, the Japanese government is leading innovation to build a payment…

Japan’s Top Regulators Setting Up Working Group Dedicated on Libra Coin

Global regulators are raising their concern over Libra’s impact on the financial industry. Following the US’s concern, Japan is also…

Japanese Exchange, Bitpoint Got Hacked; $32 Million Missing!

Japan has experienced another cryptocurrency exchange hacking this year, perhaps the first of the year's second half. This time, a…

Japan: There Is Something New In Japan’s Blockchain Development, What…?

Japan is now developing blockchain innovations through a new regulatory sandbox system under the Cabinet Secretariat of Japan and this…

Japan May License Bitmax To Begin Operation In Q3

Japanese Financial Service Agency (FSA) is currently considering the application of Line corporation to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. If events…

This Week in Cryptos: Kik announces “Defend Crypto” Effort While Insurance Companies Test Blockchain

Key highlights Kik announces #DefendCrypto State Farm/USAA test blockchain Coinbase adds EOS Japan approves the new crypto bill Anchorage adds…

Japan Tightens Money Laundering Policies of Crypto Exchanges Ahead of FATF Inspection

Japan is reportedly cracking down hard on crypto exchanges with poor Know Your Customer (KYC) procedures. This move by the…

South Korea Dominating the Bitcoin [BTC] Markets: Analyst

The Bitcoin bulls are more relentless than one might have predicted for the summer of 2019. At the beginning of…

Is Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Being Driven by China, Japan and Korean Markets?

Bitcoin broke above $8000 from $6000 in less than five days, the probability of which was lower given the current…

Ripple Labs, Inc. Appoints the CEO of SBI Holdings, Yoshitaka Kitao, An an Executive

The Blockchain and cryptocurrency realm has poached another Finacial Expert to foster the growth and utilization of blockchain in Japan. Yoshitaka…

Cryptocurrency Exchanges, Huobi and Fisco Raided By Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA)

Japanese Financial Regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA) have reportedly, conducted raids at two Cryptocurrency Exchange offices in Japan. Reportedly, the…

TRON Restricts Gambling DApps Access In Japan To Comply With Law

One of the reasons Tron is respected in the crypto industry is because it respects the existing regulation and believes…

Mt.Gox Trustee Sold $318 Million Cryptos on Japanese Exchange – GoxDox Report

Although Mt.Gox is bankrupt since last four years, the controversies and talks on it didn't finish yet. Recently leaked data…