Thailand Begins Legal Procedure to Regulate and Tax Cryptocurrency

Thailand Begins Legal Procedure to Regulate and Tax Cryptocurrency

The cabinet of Thailand has principally approved two royal decree drafts aimed at regulating cryptocurrency trades and imposing taxes on capital gains from crypto investments.

Bitcoin is a 'Crock' Politician Received Largest Donation from Company at Crypto Disruption Risk

Bitcoin is a 'Crock' Politician Received Largest Donation from Company at Crypto Disruption Risk

The most virulently anti-Bitcoin congressman at this week's House Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment Subcommittee hearing on cryptocurrencies and first coin offerings (ICOs) obtained his largest campaign donations from industries threatened by wi

Hedge Fund Billionaire Alan Howard Makes 'Sizable' Bet on Cryptocurrency

Hedge Fund Billionaire Alan Howard Makes 'Sizable' Bet on Cryptocurrency

Citing people familiar with the matter, Bloomberg reports that Howard, 54, started personally investing in cryptocurrencies last year and intends to keep doing so moving forward.

Coinbase Granted UK E-Money License & Bank Account for UK, EU Markets

Coinbase Granted UK E-Money License & Bank Account for UK, EU Markets

Major cryptocurrency market Coinbase is making significant strides in its European growth.

Bitcoin Adopters Could Soon Overtake Stock Traders in Indonesia

Bitcoin Adopters Could Soon Overtake Stock Traders in Indonesia

Indonesia's largest exchange platform for cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin could soon outrank the national stock market by sheer numbers of participants.

South Korea's Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange Partners BitPay for Remittance

South Korea's Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange Partners BitPay for Remittance

Bithumb, South Korea's biggest cryptocurrency exchange, has partnered with significant cryptocurrency payment processor BitPay to facilitate international remittance payments.

Google is Banning All Cryptocurrency

Google is Banning All Cryptocurrency

Come June 2018, Google will ban online advertisements promoting any cryptocurrency-related content as a component of its recently updated financial services policy which introduces curbs on a handful of financial products including contracts for differenc

Thai Bank Will Add Euro

Thai Bank Will Add Euro

Thai 'big four' banking establishment Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) is adding euros and sterling to its Ripple-powered blockchain remittance platform.

$270,000: Brazil's Largest Bitcoin Exchange Foxbit Down for 72 Hours, 30 BTC Overlooking

$270,000: Brazil's Largest Bitcoin Exchange Foxbit Down for 72 Hours, 30 BTC Overlooking

Foxbit, Brazil's biggest cryptocurrency market, has been down for over 72 hours, allegedly due to a bug that allowed its users to draw their bitcoin balances twice.