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OKCoin: Formerly Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange in China to Launch in South Korea

9 hours 16 minutes ago

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Following the roadmap of its competitor Huobi, formerly the largest cryptocurrency exchange in China OKCoin will launch a trading platform in the South Korean market. OKCoin’s South Korea Expansion Earlier today, on January 19, local media outlets in South Korea reported that NHN Entertainment, one of the biggest multi-billion dollar game developers in the country

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Joseph Young

Visa CEO: We Won’t Accept Bitcoin Directly

10 hours 8 minutes ago

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Visa will not directly accept bitcoin, according to company CEO Alfred Kelly in a recent CNBC interview during the National Retail Federation trade show in New York City. “We at Visa won’t process transactions that are cryptocurrency-based,” he said. “We will only process fiat currency-based transactions.” Kelly pointed to the problem posed by a currency like

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Lester Coleman

What Kind of Problems Can Zeepin Blockchain Help Designers to Solve?

10 hours 52 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

Russia’s Largest Bank Has Launched a Blockchain Laboratory

10 hours 59 minutes ago

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Sberbank, Russia’s largest bank by assets, has opened a blockchain lab to develop, test and pilot blockchain projects. The newly established blockchain lab will focus on developing business solutions for the wider Sberbank Group in addition to cooperating with startups, associations, communities and alliances to further blockchain awareness and development. Blockchain specialists will arrive as

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Samburaj Das

Retail Conglomerate Launches Online Mall Accepting Only Megax and Bitcoin Cash

10 hours 59 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

Internet-Platform for Ticket Sales for Events Eticket4 Goes to ICO

11 hours 21 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

CRYCASH Forms Attractive Alliance with Social Gaming Innovators Plink

11 hours 53 minutes ago

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This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Gaming revolutionaries Crytek; notably famous for creating the graphics titan Crysis back in the day and other great titles, are continuing their “next-gen” approach to gaming. This time

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Tom Clancy

Israel Tax Authority is Looking to Collect from ICOs

11 hours 53 minutes ago

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Israel is calling for a tax on upcoming ICOs for both issuers and investors, opting in a double-edged sword scenario to tighten the noose on regulation as opposed to a more severe approach taken by China and South Korea. Israel’s Tax Authority, which is comparable to the IRS, has published draft legislation with details of

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Gerelyn Terzo

QTUM and Matchpool Issue a $50,000 Developer Challenge

12 hours 2 minutes ago

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This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Matchpool, the matchmaking platform for decentralized services, have announced a $50,000 development contest for participants to create a MVP QTUM app. Following its successful launch, Matchpool has turned

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Tom Clancy

Petro Discount: Venezuela is Luring Qatar to Invest in State Cryptocurrency

14 hours 25 minutes ago

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A delegation of officials from Venezuela’s government is reportedly pitching the country’s upcoming cryptocurrency petro in Qatar in an attempt to gain the latter as an early investor. Citing source with knowledge of the diplomatic meetings, Bloomberg is reporting that a group of Venezuelan officials led by ‘crypto superintendent’ Carlos Vargas is currently in Qatar,

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Samburaj Das

South Korean Officials Initiated Insider Trading, Bought Bitcoin Before Trading Ban Fiasco

16 hours 42 minutes ago

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According to Choi Heung Sik, the director of South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service (FSC), the country’s integrated financial regulator that examines and supervises financial institutions, several officials and employees of the FSC sold bitcoin immediately before the premature statement on a possible cryptocurrency trading ban was released by Justice Minister Park Sang-ki. Insider Trading Probe

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Joseph Young