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Singapore: Bill Tabled to Place Crypto Payment Services Under Central Bank Oversight

A new bill which will impact electronic wallets and digital payment tokens such as bitcoin has been tabled in Singapore’s parliament.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay Professor Declares Bitcoin Safe From 51% Attack

Cryptocurrency service provider Zebpay and Professor Saravanan Vijayakumaran, an Associate professor at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, recently conducted a survey on Bitcoin’s security, concluding that the world’s premier cryptocurrency is safe from a 51% attack.

Bitcoin Briefly Breaks Over $4,000, Bitcoin Cash Sees Gains Near 20 Percent on the Day

Monday, Nov. 26: crypto markets have seen a strong flush of green amidst the recent news that the U.S. state of Ohio is poised to become the first state to accept Bitcoin (BTC) for tax payments.

Malaysia’s Finance Minister Says Crypto Issuance Must Defer to Central Bank

Malaysian Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng has stated that any entity wishing to issue cryptocurrency must defer to the country’s central bank, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM). The minister’s comments were reported by local English-language daily broadsheet the New Straits Times (NST) Nov. 26. The finance minister outlined his stance in response to a question from parliamentary member Dr ...

State In India Is Helping Facilitate The Growth Of Cryptocurrency-Related Businesses

A minister serving in India recently stated that a local state was working on plans that would help make it possible for local firms to operate without having to rely on the policy frameworks put in place by the National government.

Hong Kong Regulation Set to Benefit Custody Company Invault

Cryptocurrency custody services company InVault, from Shanghai, has launched in Hong Kong just in time to take advantage of the special administrative region’s new rules for cryptocurrency exchanges and asset managers. 

Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto Hearing, Community Calls for Positive Regulations

India’s supreme court has set a new date to hear the petitions against the cryptocurrency banking ban by the country’s central bank.

Tether Overtakes Litecoin as Despair Engulfs the Crypto Space

Tether has become the seventh most valuable crypto in the world after overtaking Litecoin amid some intense selling in the past few days.

Will AI-based Agents on Blockchain Replace User Interfaces?

Does your mopping robot or your food processor have names? Do you ascribe a character to them? Unless you’re a robot yourself, you probably do.

Big Milestone: Bitcoin on Track to Transfer More Value Than Mastercard Daily

With a daily transaction volume of over $8 billion, Bitcoin (BTC) is on track to overtake Mastercard, the second largest credit card network in the world, in volume.

Battle for Bitcoin Cash Name Ends as BCH SV Backer Calls for ‘Permanent Split’

Billionaire Entrepreneur and Bitcoin Cash SV (BCH SV) supporter Calvin Ayre has declared that the coin “no longer want[s] the name Bitcoin Cash [BCH]” in a article published Nov. 23.

4 Swiss Wealthtech Rockstars That Will Rock Blockchain in Singapore

Switzerland, which enjoys an international reputation as a reliable and innovative financial center, has emerged as a hotbed for fintech innovation in recent years.