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Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Btcbox Enters Hong Kong Bitcoin Markets

Veteran Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Btcbox has announced that it will be establishing a subsidiary to target the Hong Kong bitcoin markets. The subsidiary, MBK Asia Limited, will operate in partnership with Japanese investment bank, MBK CO. Ltd. Also Read: Rollout of 260,000+ Bitcoin-Accepting Stores in Japan Begins Btcbox Has Been Operating Since 2014, Making It One of […]

Japanese Bitcoin Exchange Bitpoint Expands into Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan

Japanese bitcoin exchange Bitpoint has been actively expanding into the Greater China region. After launching operations in mainland China and Hong Kong, on Friday the company announced its launch in Taiwan through a partnership with a “major commercial bank”. Also read: Bitpoint Adds Bitcoin and Ether Payments to Platform with Unionpay, Wechat Pay and Alipay Expansion into […]

VeChain S.E.A. becomes a portfolio company of PwC’s incubation program to accelerate blockchain adoption in Hong Kong and Southeast Asia

(Shanghai, May 21, 2017)-Singapore-based blockchain service provider VeChain S.E.A, a subsidiary of the leading blockchain technology company in China, BitSE, is proud to announce it will join PwC’s incubation program. PwC and BitSE held a signing ceremony on Monday in Hong Kong with Raymund Chao, PwC Greater China Chairman, and DJ Qian, CEO of BitSE […]

Hong Kong’s Central Bank is Developing a Digital Currency Prototype

Hong Kong’s de facto central bank is developing a prototype digital currency. The disclosure came in a Hong Kong legislative document published by the Legislative Council Panel on Financial Affair this week and dated 18th April. According to the note, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), which acts as the region’s central bank and finance regulator, […]

Hong Kong-based BitVC Exchange Suspends BTC and LTC Withdrawals

A few weeks ago, all Chinese bitcoin exchanges announced they were forced to suspend bitcoin and altcoin withdrawals. This decision was made in lieu of the PBoC regulations regarding anti-money laundering practices. It now appears BitVC, a Hong Kong-registered bitcoin exchange, is going through a similar ordeal. BitVC Suspends BTC and LTC Withdrawals The news […]