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TEHRAN, December 15 - Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have announced plans to issue a cryptocurrency for use in cross-border transactions.
News ID: 32840    Publish Date : 2018/12/15


TEHRAN, August 20 - Chinese police have arrested three suspects alleged to have stolen assets worth 600 million yuan ($87 million) through hacking, state media reported Sunday, as cyber criminals target holders of bitcoin and other virtual currencies.
News ID: 27638    Publish Date : 2018/08/20


TEHRAN, July 03 - As of last month, more than 1,000 cryptocurrencies have failed this year, while Bitcoin has fallen roughly 70 percent off its pinnacle from last year.
News ID: 25394    Publish Date : 2018/07/03


TEHRAN, April 12 - JPMorgan Chase & Co has been hit with a lawsuit in Manhattan federal court accusing it of charging surprise fees when it stopped letting customers buy cryptocurrency with credit cards in late January and began treating the purchases as cash advances.
News ID: 21611    Publish Date : 2018/04/12


TEHRAN, March 15 -The cryptocurrency market crashed on Thursday with bitcoin plunging to a five-week low. The broad sell-off followed Google's plan to ban cryptocurrency advertising the day before.
News ID: 20607    Publish Date : 2018/03/15


TEHRAN, March 13 -Japan will urge its G20 counterparts at a meeting next week to beef up efforts to prevent cryptocurrencies from being used for money laundering, a government official with direct knowledge of the matter said.
News ID: 20465    Publish Date : 2018/03/13


TEHRAN, February 28 - Microsoft founder Bill Gates has expressed major reservations about cryptocurrencies, warning that due to their use in the purchase of illegal dangerous drugs, crypto is actually killing people “in a fairly direct way.”
News ID: 19997    Publish Date : 2018/02/28


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 21 -A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange undergoing checks by regulators has said a system failure let investors briefly trade a digital currency for zero yen, highlighting security concerns about such assets after last month’s cyber heist at Coincheck Inc.
News ID: 19647    Publish Date : 2018/02/21


TEHRAN, February 21 -President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday that Venezuela had received $735 million in the first day of a pre-sale of the country’s “petro” cryptocurrency , aimed at pulling the country out of an economic tailspin.
News ID: 19646    Publish Date : 2018/02/21


TEHRAN, February 21 - A better deal for South Korea’s cryptocurrency industry might be in the offing as the market regulator changes tack from its tough stance on the virtual coin trade, promising instead to help promote blockchain technology.
News ID: 19640    Publish Date : 2018/02/21


TEHRAN, February 8 - The head of the World Bank compared cryptocurrencies to “Ponzi schemes,” the latest financial voice to raise questions about the legitimacy of digital currencies such as Bitcoin.
News ID: 19031    Publish Date : 2018/02/08


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 31 -Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Wednesday companies offering cryptocurrency services must have ample security steps in place.
News ID: 18611    Publish Date : 2018/01/31


TEHRAN, January 29 -The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange hack that cost users $500 million will not be the last, according to analyst Nicholas Colas, co-founder of DataTrek Research.
News ID: 18528    Publish Date : 2018/01/29


TEHRAN, January 29 - The Philippines’ Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monday it is crafting rules to regulate cryptocurrency transactions to protect investors and reduce the risk of fraud.
News ID: 18520    Publish Date : 2018/01/29


TEHRAN, January 29 - Japan’s financial regulator on Monday ordered Coincheck to get its act together after hackers stole $530 million worth of digital money from its exchange, jolting the nation’s cryptocurrency market in one of the biggest cyber heists.
News ID: 18516    Publish Date : 2018/01/29


TEHRAN, January 27 -With a market capitalization of just above $500 billion, cryptocurrency volatility is nothing unusual, portfolio manager Jeet Singh told RT at the Davos Economic Forum in Switzerland.
News ID: 18475    Publish Date : 2018/01/28