Report: Indian Government Concerned Cryptocurrencies Could Undermine the Rupee

The Indian government panel tasked with drafting crypto regulation is reportedly worried that cryptocurrencies could destabilize the rupee if they are accepted as payments. Its concern came to light despite...

Venezuela’s New Cryptocurrency Rules Enter Into Force

The decree establishing a legal framework for cryptocurrencies in Venezuela has entered into force. It contains 63 articles including rules for the purchase, sale, use, distribution, and exchange of...

Tencent Survey Reveals Chinese Economists Divided on Future of Blockchain, Crypto

Tencent statistics show an almost 50/50 split over support...

Wyoming Senate Passes Bill Recognizing Cryptocurrency as Money

The Senate of the U.S. state of Wyoming has passed a bill which defines cryptocurrency as property and establishes rules including for allowing banks to provide crypto custodial services. For...

South Korea Updates ICO Stance After 3-Month Investigation

The South Korean government has updated its stance on initial coin offerings (ICOs) as well as announced the results of its 3-month investigation of ICO activities carried out by...

PayPal Originally Aimed to Create Global Currency Similar to Crypto, Co-Founder Admits

PayPal co-founder Luke Nosek admits the company would have...

Indian Government Invites Law Firm to Present Suggestions for Crypto Regulation

The Indian government has invited lawyers from Nishith Desai Associates to present their suggestions for the country’s crypto regulation. This is in response to the firm’s submission of a...

S. Korea's Central Bank Says It Won’t Issue a Digital Currency in Near Future

South Korea's central bank says it won’t be issuing...

Petitions to End RBI Crypto Banking Ban Advancing in India

A lawyer representing the Internet and Mobile Association of India in its writ petition against the RBI banking ban has shared new details of the progress to lift the...

Iran Soon to Unveil Cryptocurrency With Aim to Skirt US and SWIFT: Source

Tehran may reveal the identity of a new state-sponsored...