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TEHRAN, August 4 - New rules have been introduced by the Iranian government for regulation of cryptocurrency market as more people become interested in mining digital coins as a way of accessing international currencies at the time US sanctions against the country.
News ID: 42725    Publish Date : 2019/08/04


TEHRAN, Jul 10 - Chinese cryptocurrency miners have officially requested to set up shop in Iran, taking advantage of cheap energy to power and cool their electricity-intensive servers.
News ID: 41832    Publish Date : 2019/07/10


TEHRAN, Jul 10 - Chinese cryptocurrency miners have officially requested to set up shop in Iran, taking advantage of cheap energy to power and cool their electricity-intensive servers.
News ID: 41810    Publish Date : 2019/07/10


TEHRAN, Jun 24 -Iran has blamed a surge in activities related to mining of digital currencies like bitcoin for up to seven percent increase in the country’s monthly electricity consumption.
News ID: 41104    Publish Date : 2019/06/24


TEHRAN, August 21 - Has your smartphone suddenly slowed down, warmed up and the battery drained down for no apparent reason? If so, it may have been hijacked to mine cryptocurrencies.
News ID: 27765    Publish Date : 2018/08/22


TEHRAN, July 10 - As virtual currency bitcoin has gradually become a household name, there has been much discussion about the potential of blockchain, the digital technology that underpins such cryptocurrencies, emerging as the next frontier of innovation.
News ID: 25728    Publish Date : 2018/07/10


TEHRAN, May 25 - London police have seized half a million pounds ($667,000) worth of bitcoin from a prolific computer hacker in a case described as the first of its kind for the 188-year-old department.
News ID: 23363    Publish Date : 2018/05/25


TEHRAN, March 27 - Twitter on Monday announced a ban on ads for initial offerings of cryptocurrency or sales of virtual currency tokens, sending the value of bitcoin diving below $8,000.
News ID: 21014    Publish Date : 2018/03/27


TEHRAN, February 24 - Bank of America considers cryptocurrency a material risk to its business, public records reveal. The bank has made efforts to restrict its customers’ use of bitcoin and other virtual currencies.
News ID: 19787    Publish Date : 2018/02/24


TEHRAN, February 7 - The mass sell-off in the cryptocurrency market, which has lost nearly $500 billion of its value over the past month, could get a lot worse, according to the global head of investment research at Goldman Sachs.
News ID: 19008    Publish Date : 2018/02/07


TEHRAN, February 5 - Some of the world's biggest banks are acting to prevent their customers from using credit cards to buy bitcoin .
News ID: 18896    Publish Date : 2018/02/05


TEHRAN, February 1 - Cryptocurrencies are illegal in India and the government fully intends to stamp out their use, according to the finance ministry.
News ID: 18677    Publish Date : 2018/02/01


TEHRAN, January 27 -Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has revealed that he sold his bitcoin holdings after growing tired of monitoring the cryptocurrency’s rapidly-changing value.
News ID: 18468    Publish Date : 2018/01/28


TEHRAN, January 24 - Australia’s biggest precious metal refinery, Perth Mint, is developing its own cryptocurrency backed by physical commodities like gold. It expects to bring investors back to the traditional market of precious metals.
News ID: 18329    Publish Date : 2018/01/24


TEHRAN, January 20 -The largest cryptocurrency, bitcoin , is a commodity and not a payment system, according to Visa’s chief executive. Visa will also not give bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies a platform for wire transfers and exchanges.
News ID: 18124    Publish Date : 2018/01/20


TEHRAN, January 3 -Bitcoin investors definitely have reason to worry, as nearly 40 percent of all bitcoin s are in the hands of just 1,000 investors. Together, they can tank or prop up the market with a click of a mouse.
News ID: 17493    Publish Date : 2018/01/03


TEHRAN, January1-Danish Saxo Bank is famous for making ‘outrageous’ predictions for the year ahead. This year, the bank predicts Russia and China will crack down on bitcoin and ditch the US dollar from oil trading.
News ID: 17387    Publish Date : 2018/01/01


TEHRAN, December 11-Bitcoin futures jumped more than 20 percent in their eagerly anticipated U.S. debut, which backers hope will encourage wider use and legitimacy for the world’s largest cryptocurrency even as critics warn of the risk of a bubble and price collapse.
News ID: 16696    Publish Date : 2017/12/11


TEHRAN, December 11-The gradual acceptance of digital currencies, with major exchanges about to launch bitcoin futures trading, may prompt some oil producing nations to ditch the US dollar in crude trade in favor of cryptocurrencies, an oil analyst says.
News ID: 16692    Publish Date : 2017/12/11


TEHRAN, December 4 -The twin brothers who successfully sued Mark Zuckerberg, claiming he stole the concept for Facebook are now billionaires after investing their lawsuit winnings in bitcoin . The cryptocurrency surpassed a record high of $11,700 on Sunday.
News ID: 16464    Publish Date : 2017/12/04