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State Duma Close to Regulation, Iran Wants Its Own Token

The Head of the Commission for Economic Affairs of the Assembly of the Islamic Council of Iran, Mohammad Reza Purebrakhimi, said in an interview that...

India Looks to Levy GST on Cryptocurrency Trading

According to Bloomberg, an anonymous person with direct knowledge of the situation mentioned that India’s Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs had proposed...

Bitfinex to Hand Over Customer Data to Government

Bitfinex started to send out emails to all its customers recently. The email informs that they will start reporting certain information from its customers'...

Wyoming Changed Its Laws to Attract Cryptocurrency Startups

The cowboy state's Republican Governor Matt Mead signed a number of laws that are set to attract the booming crypto industry to the state. The...

Singapore Leading the Way in Blockchain Adoption

Despite being a small island nation with a population of only 5.6 million people, it’s an international fintech hub with over 200 banks and...

South Korea Follows G20 and Decides to Go Easier on Crypto

Recently, the G20 decided to recognize cryptocurrencies as financial assets by applying the standards of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). The FATF was initially...

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Issues a Ban on All Cryptocurrency

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) imposed a ban last Friday on all cryptocurrency related activities in the country. All the financial institution under...

Venezuela Finds a Way of Circumventing US Sanctions on Petro

Petro has received a major boost after a Russian bank reportedly defied US sanctions on Venezuela after it enabled investors to download an e-wallet...

Iranians Embrace Cryptocurrencies As the US Abandons Nuclear Deal

According to the New York Times, the US’s exit from the Iran Nuclear Deal will result in the reinstating of US sanctions the US...

Cryptocurrency to Be Considered As Financial Tool by Securities Regulator in...

At the end of the annual conference of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) on crypto and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), the head...

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