Tag: china

Unconfirmed: TRON to Partner with ‚ÄėChina‚Äôs Google,‚Äô Baidu

The team of cryptocurrency project TRON (TRX) has reportedly partnered with China's largest Internet search provider Baidu. Crypto market news service Coinness has claimed this in a tweet Thursday, Oct. 11, citing its private correspondence with TRON’s team.

Top Mining Pool ViaBTC Raises $30 Million in Little Over 2 Hours Through ICO

The world’s first ever ICO running on the bitcoin cash blockchain raised $30 million in just over 2 hours, defying the bear market.

EOS’ Grand Governance Experiment Has a New Enemy: China’s Great Firewall

Distributed though it may be, the EOS community has fought hard to remain united.

China’s Central Bank Seeks Digital Currency Specialists

The Chinese central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), has opened four positions for crypto-related professionals.

Crypto Giants Elbow into Top Richest in China

During the rapid rise of blockchain and cryptocurrency industry, crypto giants in China are particularly eye-catching. According to the Hurun China Rich List 2018 released on October 10, big names in the crypto space are seen on the list for the first time. Bitmain’s founders Micree Zhan and Jihan Wu, Binance’s founder Chaopeng Zhao, and OKEx’s Star Xu ...

Cryptocurrency Entrepreneurs Now Among China’s Richest, Despite Bear Market

Cryptocurrency bigwigs made it to the list of China’s wealthiest people for the first time, despite the crash in digital currency prices and the government’s crackdown on trading of these assets.

China Should Consider Launching its Own Stablecoin, Central Bank Expert Says in Op-Ed

The Chinese government should consider launching its own yuan-backed stablecoin despite the current ban on cryptocurrencies, an op-ed in Chinese financial journal CN Finance reports Tuesday, Oct. 9.

Report: China Has ‚ÄúCapabilities‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúStrong Motive‚ÄĚ to Destroy Bitcoin

It’s commonly known that cryptocurrency mining farms located in China have a stronghold over the Bitcoin ecosystem.

China Launches Licensed Blockchain ‚ÄėPilot Zone‚Äô to Further Tech Usage

China‚Äôs¬†Hainan Province became the host of the country‚Äôs ‚Äúfirst‚ÄĚ officially licensed ‚Äú‚Äėblockchain¬†pilot zone‚ÄĚ Monday, Oct. 8, China‚Äôs official state-run press agency¬†Xinhua¬†reports.

China to Draft for Three Domestic Blockchain Standards in 2018

The China Electronics Standardization Institute (CESI), a government organization under the country’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), plans to release three blockchain standards for smart contracts, privacy and deposits as a way to improve the country’s development of the blockchain industry.

China: Man Gets 3.5 Years in Jail for Stealing Train Power to Mine Bitcoin, Local Media

A man in China has been been sentenced to three and a half years in jail for stealing power from a train station to fuel his Bitcoin (BTC) mining operations.

Chinese University Proposes Managing Web Domains On a Blockchain

A major Chinese university is proposing blockchain technology as a better way to manage web domain names.