Category: China

Taiwan Firms Laud Success of World’s First Aviation Tourism Blockchain Project

The Two Taiwanese companies who partnered to launch the world’s first aviation tourism blockchain project have praised the outcomes of their attempts so far to tokenize the travel industry.

Ripple Moves Into China With AmEx And LianLian Group Entry: Providing Reach To XRP-powered xRapid Through Multi-hop

American Express has recently announced that they will be commencing their entry into the Chinese market, which has been predicted as being the biggest card payments market by late next year. This move was made as a joint venture with LianLian Group and is the first venture to not process payments through the state-controlled UnionPay network.

Another Warning From China’s Central Bank on Cryptocurrency Risks

Very few positive stories come out of China with cryptocurrency in the headlines. This one is no different as the central bank has continued with its rhetoric over the risks of dealing with digital currencies.

Cities in China are Using Blockchain to Track Parolees

At least two Chinese cities are using blockchain technology to track offenders on parole, CCN has learned.

Chinese School Principals Caught Mining Ethereum At Work

Two principals at a Chinese school got in hot water after stealing power from the institution to mine the ethereum cryptocurrency.

China’s Central Bank Issues Warning Against Blockchain Investment ‘Bubble’

China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), has warned of “bubbles” in blockchain-related financing and investment, Reuters reported Nov. 6.

Explainer: What Is Hong Kong’s Plan For Licensing Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The wild west days of cryptocurrency exchanges in Hong Kong may be at an end.

China’s Central Bank Moves to Restrict Free Crypto Giveaways

The People's Bank of China (PBoC), the country's central bank, is looking to clamp down on airdrops – free distributions of crypto tokens.

HTC Exodus Phones Preparing To Ship In December (With More Questions Than Answers)

Pre-orders of purchased HTC Exodus phones are set to ship in December. HTC is hyping the technology as a viable tool for the blockchain and cryptocurrency community, but many are still skeptical. Taiwanese firm HTC Corporation made headlines back in May after announcing plans for the first native blockchain smartphone, dubbed the HTC Exodus. In October, HTC ...

China Crypto Index: Bitcoin Drops Further in October Ranking as EOS and Ethereum Maintain Top Positions

China through its Center for Information Industry Development (CCID) has continued its monthly ranking of cryptocurrencies publishing the latest rankings for October 2018.

Chinese Bitcoin Bandits Who Hijacked Internet Cafe Computers Caught Out By Huge Electricity Bill

Three employees of computer maintenance company detained for installing ‘malware’ on clients’ machines.

Chinese Retail Giant JD.com Launches Blockchain Research Lab

Chinese retail giant JD.com is further gaining a foothold in blockchain technology by launching a research lab for blockchain in partnership with two technology institutes, according to an announcement published Oct. 30.