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Avatar by Mar 27, 2019

TiedCo Announces the Launch of Tiedcoin – the Worlds First Japanese Stablecoin – An Exclusive Partnership with the BeaXchange Trading Platform

TiedCo has announced the release of a new stablecoin, fully collateralized by euro (EUR) and yen (JPY,) and capable of being traded on the fully-featured cryptocurrency trading platform beaXchange.com.

Avatar by Jul 10, 2018

Japanese Messaging Platform LINE To Launch A Cryptocurrency Exchange In July

In a press release on June 28, LINE announced the launch of their cryptocurrency exchange. The Japanese messaging company confirmed that the exchange will be launched in July in collaboration with LVC Corporation. According to the release, the exchange will handle at least 30 cryptocurrencies on its platform and will be available in every country […]

Avatar by Jun 7, 2018

Japanese IT Giant Fujitsu To Revitalize Local Economy Through Blockchain

Fujitsu, Japan’s largest IT services provider and number 10 in the world has announced the launch of a blockchain-based reward points system. The company has in recent years made a commitment to explore blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies to help come up with revolutionizing ideas that transform the way consumers and enterprises buy and […]

Avatar by May 22, 2018

Japanese Banking Conglomerate MUFG To Launch Blockchain Payment Platform

Tokyo-based Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) has announced that it will be joining hands with American cloud services firm Akamai to develop a blockchain service that will offer a new payment network platform. In its press release, the banking giant which is the world’s fifth largest described the new platform as the world’s fastest and […]

Avatar by May 9, 2018

Japan Imposes Five New Rules for Cryptocurrency Exchanges in the Country

Japan, one of the most open countries in the world for virtual currencies, has decided to impose stricter regulations to Cryptocurrency Exchanges. The financial regulator of the country created new rules that will be applied to old exchanges and new entities that want to start operating in Japan.

Avatar by Apr 14, 2018

Several Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Suspending Their Operations Due to Regulations

Japan is known as one of the most cryptocurrency-friendly countries on earth. Its community is very active in the crypto market, and several enterprises operate from there. But nine Japanese exchanges have already suspended their operations. Why? Because they do not comply with the local regulations.

Avatar by Apr 5, 2018

Japanese Government May Be Ready to Legalize Initial Coin Offerings

It is clear that Japan is one of the most active cryptocurrency countries on earth. With the United States and South Korea, Japan integrates the top three podium of countries with the most activity in the crypto market. Now, local legislators have unveiled some guidelines that Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) should follow.

Avatar by Mar 3, 2018

Self-Regulatory Body from Japan Will Monitor the Cryptocurrency Market Starting in April

Interesting news from Japan teach the cryptocurrency market. Some weeks ago, Reuters reported that sixteen Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges were going to create a self-regulatory body. The main intention behind this idea was to better safeguard investors from the lack of a regulatory framework.

Avatar by Feb 27, 2018

Russia Is Keen To Create Own Cryptocurrency Like Japan, Sweden, and Venezuela

As science moves forward, exponentially picking up speed, and the world is starting to reveal at the advances in technology that radically change the way we live and think, even the most traditional countries start to awaken to the concept of technological innovations. Some countries implement blockchain to try to create a real democracy, not […]

Avatar by Feb 2, 2018

Japanese Messaging App LINE Opens its Own Cryptocurrency Exchange

Asia provides the cryptocurrency world, important daily news. If South Korea it is not in the centre of the attention, it is China, Japan or Singapore. The Japanese messaging app, LINE, has released a statement in which they announce the creation of a cryptocurrency exchange.