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South Korea’s Prixbit Closes Down over Banking Woes

South Korea’s Prixbit cryptocurrency exchange has formally shut down.

Japan’s Biggest Gift Card Exchange Plans to Use Blockchain for Global Expansion

Japan’s biggest gift card exchange plans to utilize blockchain to expand internationally.

South Korea’s Coinone Announces Official Listing Criteria

South Korean crypto exchange Coinone has issued posting criteria, specifying a few details on what is required to be traded on the platform.

CEO of SIX’s Digital Asset Exchange Resigns over Strategy Disagreement

Switzerland-based SIX stock exchange has just lost a key official in charge of its digital assets exchange, SDX.

Moscow to Build Blockchain Framework for Transparent City Services

Russia’s capital is seeking a contractor to develop a blockchain framework to host the city’s administrative services.

Walmart Seeks Patent for Blockchain-Based Drone Communication

Walmart has reconfirmed its interest in blockchain-backed drones with a recent patent application.

Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala Investment Capital Invests in Crypto Exchange MidChains

The world’s thirteenth biggest autonomous wealth fund, Abu Dhabi-based Mubadala Investment Capital, has invested in cryptocurrency exchange MidChains.

Kraken’s Users Experiences Difficulties with Connecting to Site and API

Kraken’s clients are encountering challenges with connecting to the site and application programming interface (API).

IBM’s New Patent Application Is for a Blockchain-Based Web Browser

IBM has filed another patent—this time, for a blockchain-based web browser.

New Jersey Approves Blockchain Initiative Task Force

The bill mainly focuses on land records, banking, medical records, and property auctions as potential applications.

South Korea’s Koscom to Develop Blockchain-Powered Platform for Unlisted Securities

Koscom will create a blockchain-powered platform for trading unlisted securities.

Malaysian Authorities Raid Illegal Bitcoin Mining Facilities

Authorities in Malaysia have busted a few Bitcoin mining offices after finding that they were siphoning power at no cost.

Bitholic Changes Its Name to Bithumb Singapore Amid Expansion

Bitholic, a cryptocurrency based in Singapore, has changed its name to Bithumb Singapore this month.

SBI Crypto Exchange Integrates New Tech to Comply with FAFT Standards

VC Trade is integrating new innovation to assist in complying with worldwide customer verification benchmarks issued by FAFT.

Russian Authorities Investigate Crypto Mining Importer for Evading Import Fees

Far-East Trading and Industrial Company, an importer of cryptocurrency mining equipment, is being examined by law enforcement officials in Russia.