Tag Archives: China

China National Radio Alleges OKEx Illegally Trading Crypto Futures In China

China National Radio Alleges OKEx Illegally Trading Crypto Futures In China

China National Radio’s (CNR) “Voice of China” program has alleged that the crypto exchange OKEx is illegally working in China with Chinese clients, CNR reports Thursday, May 3. Chinese crypto exchanges have been banned from operating in the country by the government last fall. As of press time, OKEx is the third ranked exchange by 24 hour trading volume […]

Hong Kong and Singapore Welcome Chinese and South Korean ICOs

Hong Kong and Singapore Welcome Chinese and South Korean ICOs

As China continues on the path of restrictive and ambiguous regulation over their growing fintech industry, tech companies are leaving in droves for the more welcoming shores of Hong Kong and Singapore. Hong Kong And Singapore Benefit from China’s Crypto Phobia Singapore and Hong Kong are experiencing an explosion in the number of companies launching ICO’s in […]

RBI Considers Central Bank Digital Currency But Bans Regulated Entities from Dealing in Cryptocurrencies

RBI Considers Central Bank Digital Currency But Bans Regulated Entities from Dealing in Cryptocurrencies

India’s central bank is reportedly considering the introduction of a ‘central bank digital currency’ as it bans regulated entities such as banks from dealing in cryptocurrencies with individuals or businesses. In a statement released today, BP Kanungo, the Deputy Governor for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), said at a media conference that evolving changes within the […]

Cryptocurrency and Equity Markets: Weekly Performance Overview

Cryptocurrency and Equity Markets: Weekly Performance Overview

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Global Equity Markets: fear and uncertainty returns Stocks took a […]

Ripple ‘Very Confident’ of Hitting China’s Market This Year with Blockchain Payments Solution

Ripple ‘Very Confident’ of Hitting China’s Market This Year with Blockchain Payments Solution

Ripple is ‘very confident’ that it will hit China’s market this year with its blockchain-based payments solution, according to reports. Sagar Sarbhai, Ripple’s head of government and regulatory relations for Asia Pacific, explained that while it was ‘still very early days,’ the team were discussing how it can enter the Chinese industry with regulators, payment providers, […]

Huawei’s Patent For Blockchain-Based System To Protect Intellectual Property Unveiled

Huawei’s Patent For Blockchain-Based System To Protect Intellectual Property Unveiled

A Blockchain-based patent application filed by the telecom and networking giant Huawei was published by China’s State Intellectual Property Office on Tuesday, March 6. Shenzhen-based Huawei initially filed its patent application on Aug. 15, 2016. The document describes a Blockchain-based verification system for protection of intellectual property rights for digital content within a peer-to-peer (P2P) network. The Blockchain network, as described by […]

China’s Top Retailer Launches Startup Incubator To Lure Foreign Blockchain Projects

China’s Top Retailer Launches Startup Incubator To Lure Foreign Blockchain Projects

China’s largest online and brick and mortar retailer JD.com announced the first four startups for its Al Catapult Blockchain incubation program in a press release published Tuesday, Feb. 27. The Beijing-based program, which has seen candidates from as far afield as Australia and the UK, aims to use the company’s vast Chinese infrastructure to arrive at new applications of Blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI), according to […]

Cryptokitties is Coming to Mobile: Will Ethereum Handle the Extra Traffic?

Cryptokitties is Coming to Mobile: Will Ethereum Handle the Extra Traffic?

The blockchain-based game that caused the Ethereum network to grind to halt in December last year could be about to draw in a lot more users. This is because CryptoKitties is getting launched as a Chinese-language iOS application. The mobile edition is expected to be available on February 16 in Greater China and Singapore. The […]