Cryptocurrency News

Crypto news from around the world.

Government Bodies View Crypto as a Means of Financial Inclusion

Although crypto has long been viewed as an extremely exclusive technology due to its perception as unsafe and overly…

China Officially Launches it’s Own Digital Currency

In an effort to internationalise the Chinese yuan, the government-run People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has begun rolling…

University of South Australia Pokes Holes in Blockchain Security

Following an in-depth study into the privacy of Blockchain technology, academics from the University of South Australia…

Ethereum Classic Suffers Crushing Blockchain Attack

Having suffered its 3rd 51% attack in the last 30 days, August has been far from a great month for Ethereum Classic.

Swedish Central Bank Publishes A Review Of Digital Currency

Riksbank, the Swedish central bank, has recently released the most comprehensive review of digital currency by any…

Akon To Build Entirely Crypto-Based City

In a move that’s surprised just about everyone in both the music and crypto industries, Grammy-nominated singer, Akon,…

Shopify opens the door for cryptocurrency users

More and more public and private organisations are riding the wave of blockchain tech and cryptocurrency luxury.…

ECB wants to prepare for a cashless society with a digital currency

In this era of science, it is natural to see more and more technological innovations in an attempt to make our life…

Norwegian Air Brings Good News for Crypto Users

According to a local newspaper report, Norwegian Air, a top-ranked European airline, may soon accept cryptocurrency…

German Banks are Excited to Offer Crypto Services

Inspired by a recently approved law, more than 40 German banks have expressed their interest in providing…

European Union’s New Directive Urges Cryptocurrency Regulation

Financial authorities globally have put more attention to virtual currencies recently due to their potential widespread…

Belgium FMSA Wants Crypto Regulations to Make Trades Transparent

Financial Services and Markets Authority of Belgium is pushing the government to craft cryptocurrency regulations. Any…

Cryptocurrency market will see the fastest growth in Asia in 2020

Coinhako.com recently interviewed a number of successful entrepreneurs of the cryptocurrency industry and they are…

Banks facilitating crypto exchanges are now free to operate in India

India’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) crippled the cryptocurrency market two years ago by banning local…

US Congressman has Prepared Cryptocurrency Act of 2020 Amid COVID-19 Crisis

A U.S. lawmaker from Arizona has come up with the new Cryptocurrency Act of 2020 while under novel coronavirus…

Deutsche Bank’s study supports cryptocurrency in the long term

Jim Reid, Deutsche Bank’s analyst and principal investigator of the study titled ‘Imagine 2030’, indicated that digital…

A movement for a local digital currency in New York has started

Some state lawmakers and a Cornell Law School professor are jointly crafting a proposal to introduce a statewide public…

Turkey wants the crypto market regulated before launching its digital Lira

More and more countries are joining the era of digital money, and Turkey is going to be one of them. Controlling…

Another attempt of crypto adoption: Travel startup partners with Booking.com

Travala.com was launched with the primary objective of enabling travellers to use their crypto assets in booking hotels…

Aber digital currency to connect Saudi Arabia and the UAE

Two important countries in the Middle East, namely Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are going to join…

ECB might consider digital currency if cash usage drops

ECB might be confidentially developing a plan to launch a central bank-backed digital currency if payments within…

Korea’s Presidential Committee Urges for Cryptocurrency Legalization

South Korea has made massive progress in the ICT sector in recent years. The country is well-known for internet speed,…

Can Cryptocurrency Add A New Dimension To Music Streaming?

A lot of things have changed since Napster started a new trend in the music streaming industry. The days of slow…

French High School Curriculum Now Includes Cryptocurrencies

The French Ministry of National Education made some amendments in June 2019. According to the new curriculum, the…

Turkey launching its national cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency is an idea of the 21st century. However, it rapidly gained popularity owing to its security features,…

Future of Cryptocurrency

The future of cryptocurrency is bright

The growing concern on cryptocurrency mass adoption is evident by the fact that financial policies being created in…

Cryptocurrency is on the Rise in South Africa

The Sub-Saharan African nation is afflicted with discriminations and contradictions, where the underprivileged people…

Russia Close to Finalize Three-Tier based Cryptocurrency Regulation

The Russian cryptocurrency market is going to see a dramatic change, as the nation’s lawmakers are ready to issue new…

Ukraine Wants to Recognize Cryptocurrency as Legal Currency

Ukraine’s current administration is in favor of legalizing cryptocurrencies as part of the modernization of the…

North Korea Trying to Show a Twist in Politics with Own National Crypto

The recent surge in cryptocurrency has touched many parts of Asia and some countries are showing interest in creating…

United States is Planning to Use DLT for Defense Purposes

Nowadays, distributed ledger technologies are becoming a matter of interest for researchers due to the potential…

Millennials are in Favor of Crypto in the Event of Recession

A new survey data revealed an interesting finding- about 40% of millennials would support investing in crypto assets in…

Brazil wants to see crypto transactions more transparent and credible

The surge of cryptocurrencies has touched Brazil, South America’s largest nation. In terms of the volume of crypto…

Catalonia Aims to Provide Citizens More Freedom through DLT-Based Identity

The government of the Spanish autonomous community Catalonia has revealed a plan of developing a decentralized identity…

Mastercard is going to be involved with cryptocurrency

More and more companies are embracing cryptocurrency considering its security, cost-effectiveness, and speed features.…

Cryptocurrency could help Palestine get economic freedom

Israeli occupation on Palestinian land is not new. It continues to enforce severe and discriminatory restrictions on…

Cuba is trying to gain financial strength through cryptocurrency

Starting in 1958, the USA imposed commercial, economic, and financial sanctions against Cuba from time to time. These…

Turkey eyes on central bank digital currency

A good number of large companies and even some countries are now viewing cryptocurrency as a tonic for the local…

German Central Bank no longer considers cryptocurrency a threat

Burkhard Balz, a representative of Deutsche Bundesbank, the central bank of Germany, stated that cryptocurrencies do…

Australian woman was bold enough to travel the world on cryptocurrency alone

One of the major problems with cryptocurrencies is the limited practical use of those in day to day activities. Critics…

Busan wants to boost the economy with its own cryptocurrency

Nowadays a lot of renowned organizations, even local governments are viewing cryptocurrency as a tonic for the economy.…

Approval of 48 cryptocurrency exchanges might boost the economy of the Philippines

Although the global environment for cryptocurrency adoption is getting more favorable day by day, the fear, doubt, and…

Japanese Lawmaker Proposes Flexibility on Crypto Tax

Any important cryptocurrency event will ultimately involve Japan because the country is the second or third-largest…

A new government-backed cryptocurrency is rolling out in the Marshall Islands

The Marshall Islands is an island country and the United States associated state near the equator in the Pacific Ocean,…

Good News for Crypto Users of the US State of Montana, Utility Tokens Now Recognized

The State of Montana has been added to the list of crypto-friendly regions; the recognition of utility tokens indicates…

Egypt to Open Doors for Licensed Crypto Companies

Egypt, the country of pharaohs, has relaxed its existing strict rules on cryptocurrencies and digital assets, according…

The USA to Become a Cashless Society – Dream or Reality?

Bearing cash for everyday purchase has many disadvantages- fear of snatching, having a swollen pocket that looks and…

More and more countries are accepting crypto

Cryptocurrency is a new edition to globalization. It can establish a financial relationship between two persons staying…

Russia may Use a Gold-Backed Crypto for Future Settlements

Bank of Russia is not against the development of a gold-pegged cryptocurrency. However, the crypto use would be within…

Institutional Interest in Cryptoassets is on the Rise

A lot of financial institutions are sensing a bright future of crypto assets and shifting their focus on those…

John McAfee to join Crypto world with his own ‘Freedom Coin.’

Crypto lover, antivirus pioneer, and 2020 US presidential campaigner John McAfee is going to join the growing number of…

Bahamas trying to develop cryptocurrency regulations

The interest in cryptocurrencies in various countries is growing due to the fact that this kind of digital currencies…

The Chinese government is planning absolutely crypto-based tourist city

Cryptocurrencies are making an ever-increasing presence in e-commerce and the global economy. There are several…

Will Amazon Go Stores Adopt Cryptocurrency?

With $11.2 billion profit last year, Amazon is one of the world’s fastest growing retail stores. The profit was almost…

Mobile Banking for Cryptocurrency is on the Rise

It is difficult to find a person without a smartphone today even in a middle-income country. Software developers have…

JPMORGAN TO BE THE FIRST US BANK TO LAUNCH CRYPTOCURRENCY

JPMorgan Chase, the largest US bank by the asset, is probably the next to enter the cryptocurrency

FACEBOOK TO LAUNCH NEW DIGITAL CURRENCY – FB COIN

Keeping pace with many other East Asian countries, Japan has been taking steps to legalize cryptocurrencies

Japan to Share its Experience with Cryptocurrency Regulations at G20 Summit

Keeping pace with many other East Asian countries, Japan has been taking steps to legalize cryptocurrencies although…

Is it time to embrace cryptocurrency as fiat is too volatile?

As of 18 April, one dollar is worth 0.89 Euro, 111.96 Japanese Yen, and 0.77 British Pound. But these rates are…

Future of Bitcoin as China is planning to phase out the currency

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China’s state planner, has published a list of industrial…