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South Korea’s Emergence as an Important Player in Cryptocurrency
November 08, 2018
South Korea’s Emergence as an Important Player in Cryptocurrency
South Korean businesses are moving into the cryptocurrency and blockchain fields.
South Korea’s Emergence as an Important Player in Cryptocurrency
How Far Has North Korea Come With Cryptocurrency?
September 07, 2018
How Far Has North Korea Come With Cryptocurrency?
The idea seems far-fetched, but Pyongyang is actively trying to advance the necessary technology.
How Far Has North Korea Come With Cryptocurrency?
Indian Regulators Wary About Bitcoin
October 14, 2017
Indian Regulators Wary About Bitcoin
India, like many other Asian states, is struggling to manage cryptocurrencies.
Indian Regulators Wary About Bitcoin
China’s Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Trading – A Sign of Things to Come
September 21, 2017
China’s Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Trading – A Sign of Things to Come
The Chinese government is determined to cement its place as a leading rule maker, now in cryptocurrency.
China’s Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Trading – A Sign of Things to Come
Currency Wars Along the Silk Road
July 27, 2017
Currency Wars Along the Silk Road
Which will emerge on top in Central Asia: the dollar, the yuan, or even Bitcoin?
Currency Wars Along the Silk Road
Move Over, Bitcoin: China Wants to Issue Its Own Digital Currency
January 22, 2016
Move Over, Bitcoin: China Wants to Issue Its Own Digital Currency
After a love-hate relationship with Bitcoin, China has moved on to pursue its own digital currency.
Move Over, Bitcoin: China Wants to Issue Its Own Digital Currency
A Bitcoin Revolution in Southeast Asia?
November 20, 2014
A Bitcoin Revolution in Southeast Asia?
The region’s adoption of the cryptocurrency is nascent to say the least, but some backers see real potential.
A Bitcoin Revolution in Southeast Asia?
Rising Conservatism Among Japanese Housewives?
March 08, 2014
Rising Conservatism Among Japanese Housewives?
According to a recent report, some Japanese women are embracing right-wing groups that operate mostly online.
Rising Conservatism Among Japanese Housewives?
Autumn Radtke: Bitcoin Exchange CEO Found Dead in Singapore
March 06, 2014
Autumn Radtke: Bitcoin Exchange CEO Found Dead in Singapore
The 28-year-old First Meta executive may have committed suicide.
Autumn Radtke: Bitcoin Exchange CEO Found Dead in Singapore
Japanese WWII Survivor Wants UNESCO Certification for Kamikaze Letters
February 28, 2014
Japanese WWII Survivor Wants UNESCO Certification for Kamikaze Letters
Our Tokyo editors talk about controversial letters penned by Kamikaze pilots and more in this week's podcast.
Japanese WWII Survivor Wants UNESCO Certification for Kamikaze Letters
North Korea Could Manufacture Reactor Fuel at Yongbyon Nuclear Complex
December 28, 2013
North Korea Could Manufacture Reactor Fuel at Yongbyon Nuclear Complex
A few links covering developments across Japan and the Korean peninsula before the weekend.
North Korea Could Manufacture Reactor Fuel at Yongbyon Nuclear Complex
Bitcoin Hackers Reportedly Target People’s Bank of China
December 19, 2013
Bitcoin Hackers Reportedly Target People’s Bank of China
A reported DDOS attack on the People's Bank of China complicates the Bitcoin debate.
Bitcoin Hackers Reportedly Target People’s Bank of China
China as Unsure About Bitcoin as Everyone Else
December 06, 2013
China as Unsure About Bitcoin as Everyone Else
Although it has announced new controls, it is unclear what direction Chinese authorities will take with the virtual currency.
China as Unsure About Bitcoin as Everyone Else
People's Bank of China Issues a Regulatory Notice on Bitcoin
December 06, 2013
People's Bank of China Issues a Regulatory Notice on Bitcoin
The PBOC's move on Bitcoin does not bar consumers or private business from using the currency.
People's Bank of China Issues a Regulatory Notice on Bitcoin
Bitcoin Booms, China Helps
October 23, 2013
Bitcoin Booms, China Helps
The Baidu imprimatur is proving a boon for the crypto-currency, which has features likely to appeal to Chinese netizens.
Bitcoin Booms, China Helps
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