Currency News

HSBC launches multi-currency digital wallets for Malaysian SMEs

The digital wallet will allow SMEs to send and receive money in 10 currencies

Vrisha PhrabhakaranJan 25, 2022

Mastercard now has crypto payment cards; paying merchants with Bitcoin just got easier

Cryptocurrency users will be able to make regular currency payments to sellers using their cryptocurrency tokens

Carl AdrianNov 08, 2021

India plans to ban cryptocurrencies and create own digital currency

In 2018, a similar proposal was brought up to ban the use of cryptocurrencies.

Carl AdrianFeb 01, 2021

China saw first online payment using Digital Currency Electronic Payment

China’s first online order by Digital Currency Electronic Payment (DECP) was made by a Suzhou online shopper at on December 11, right after Suzhou’s government kicked off the Double 12 shopping festival and issued RMB 20 million DCEP in partnership with The People’s Bank of China, the central bank of China. Suzhou is the first city to test online consumption scenarios by DCEP, with JD Digits (JDD) providing support in technology and services, helping connect financial institutions with online purchasing applications. JDD is the first technology company to test the DCEP in China with state-owned banks, connected with online


Bitcoin Is One of the Most Traceable Currencies on the Planet

The misrepresentation of bitcoin as a private currency in mainstream media

BEAMSTARTMar 06, 2018

Bank Negara Malaysia wants digital currency exchangers to report their activities

Under the new policy, digital currency exchangers will be categorised as reporting institutions under the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities Act 2001 (AMLA).

BEAM TeamDec 15, 2017

Singapore is about to get its first bitcoin dispute trial

As the virtual currency market is currently unregulated in Singapore, B2C2 says there is no legislation which constrains the buying and selling of virtual currencies or their trade prices.

BEAM TeamDec 06, 2017

Guideline to ICOs and Digital Currencies in Singapore

In the case that the digital currency is structured like a security, the ICO issuing company needs to fulfill the requirements of the Securities and Futures Act, as this precautionary step would better protect investors.

BEAM TeamNov 15, 2017

How Malaysia’s Legalization of Bitcoin Could Bring Millions of New Users

Earlier this week, Cryptocoinsnews reported that the Malaysian government and its financial regulators are set to regulate the Malaysian bitcoin industry and legalize the usage of the digital currency within the country.

BEAM TeamSep 28, 2017

4 reasons why Ethereum is better than Bitcoin

In today’s contemporary world, the latest hype that is going on is the Crpto currency trend. People are confused between Bit coin and Ethereum and they actually do not know which surpasses the other.

BEAM TeamSep 05, 2017

Entrepreneur Mark Cuban’s Team Launches Ethereum-based Mercury Protocol

A team of software developers supported by serial entrepreneur Mark Cuban has launched the digital currency Ethereum-based Mercury Protocol for the communication industry

BEAM TeamAug 28, 2017

Time Is Money: Are You, As An Entrepreneur, Burning Through A Modern Currency?

As entrepreneurs, you don’t have the luxury of wasting your time- and you sure as heck cannot expect anyone else to set aside their time for you for no reason.

BEAM TeamAug 05, 2017

Bitcoin avoids split into two blockchains

Digital currency bitcoin on Friday averted a split into two currencies after its network supported an upgrade to its software that would enhance its ability to process an increasing number of transactions.

BEAM TeamJul 23, 2017

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