Cryptocurrency

Indonesia Welcomes Blockchain Hub

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Indonesia Blockchain Hub Launches The Indonesia Blockchain Hub was launched on Thursday by the Creative Economy Agency (BEKRAF), the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce (KADIN), the Indonesian Blockchain Association, and blockchain-based agritech startup Hara. Indonesia Blockchain Hub launch, @PundiXLabs, Twitter The organization said it will act as a “gateway to Indonesia’s growing blockchain ecosystem” and a Read More

Bulls Get Relief as Bitcoin Price Beats $6.5K Resistance

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Bitcoin’s price rose above $6,500 Thursday, offering some respite for the badly battered bulls. The world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization had fallen to $6,138 Wednesday at 16:00 UTC – its lowest level in 26 days, according to Bitfinex data. Yet, bitcoin’s price was last seen at $6,500, up 5 percent from its most recent low. Read More

Thailand Sees Booming Cryptocurrency Industry As New Law Comes Into Effect

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Image: Bitcoin and Thailand flag, by Lukasz Stefanski, via Shutterstock.com The cryptocurrency industry in Thailand is booming with about 50 initial coin offerings (ICOs) and 20 exchanges showing interest in applying for a digital asset license, according to Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). “License approvals are being processed,” SEC secretary general Rapee Sucharitakul told Read More

Litecoin Arrives on MCO Cryptocurrency Platform and Wallet

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MCO Wallet mobile app Litecoin, the seventh largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization at more than US$4.3 billion, has been added into the MCO cryptocurrency platform and mobile wallet, joining the four other cryptocurrencies available on the platform, bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), Binance Coin (BNB), and the company’s own MCO token. MCO Wallet MCO, formerly Monaco, Read More

$26K Worth of Bitcoin Sent to Controversial Activist Tommy Robinson

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The controversial political activist and independent journalist Tommy Robinson was sent £20,000 ($26K USD) worth of bitcoin, according to local reports, by supporters to help cover legal costs. Mr. Robinson was arrested two months ago for allegedly violating a contempt of court order. He was sent to a local jail, and recently the court found fault Read More

Largest Movie Theater Chain in Thailand Going Crypto

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Thailand’s largest movie theater chain, Major Cineplex, is reportedly integrating crypto payments to allow customers to pay for its services and products with cryptocurrency, including movie tickets and popcorn. Thailand recently began regulating crypto businesses. This week, the Thai Securities and Exchange Commission started accepting license applications from crypto operators. Largest Cinema Chain in Thailand Read More

Remittance Firm Transfergo Launches Cryptocurrency Trading

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Finance In a recent interview, Daumantas Dvilinskas, the founder and chief executive officer of Transfergo, a U.K.-based remittance firm that processes 1 million transactions each year on average, discussed the company’s decision to launch a cryptocurrency trading facility. Also Read: Bitcoin Mining News: Brookstone to Build Wind Farm in Morocco, Québec Increases Rates Transfergo Launches Cryptocurrency Read More

What Volatility? How Facebook’s Historic Loss Became Crypto’s Gain

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July 26 might be forever remembered as one of the darkest days in Facebook’s history – or, at the very least, for its shareholders. An otherwise unassuming Thursday, the day saw the social media giant lose more than $120 billion in market value, the biggest loss in one day for any U.S. traded company. According Read More

Exchanges Round-Up: CME Rejects Altcoins, Waves DEX Hacked on Launch

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Exchanges In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, the CEO of Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has indicated that the company has no intentions of introducing derivative markets for alternative cryptocurrencies in the near futures; Waves’ decentralized exchange was hacked upon launch; and the founder Pakcoin has attributed Pakistan’s slow rate of cryptocurrency adoption to low Read More