Thai authorities are cracking down on drug networks and the methods they use to launder their profits, including cryptocurrency.
The Bank of Thailand launched a project to pilot test its CBDC payment system with the largest building material provider in the country.
Australia’s Power Ledger will be deploying its renewable energy trading technology in Thailand through a partnership with local authorities and BCPG
Azimo’s partnership with Siam Commercial Bank will deliver instant cross-border payments through RippleNet
Thai fintech DeeMoney will now support remittances using Ripple’s cross-border blockchain network RippleNet
Huobi Thailand launches today amidst the coronavirus outbreak in the region
On January 30, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) revealed that Roger Clark, the alleged senior advisor to the Silk Road marketplace, pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute massive quantities of narcotics. Clark, otherwise known as ‘Variety Jones,’ was a unique character within the Silk Road saga who claimed […]
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In this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]
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Hong Kong and Thailand’s central banks have piloted a Corda-based CBDC project for cross-border payments
Asia-Pacific crypto-fiat trading platform Zipmex has sealed a digital assets exchange license from the Thai Securities and Exchange Commission