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Zipmex aims to slowly reinstate withdrawals of certain altcoins
Zipmex said that it is working to recover funds from Babel Finance and has signed a MOU with two investors to fully re-enable withdrawals.
Thailand SEC to investigate impact of Zipmex’s withdrawal freeze
Users affected by Zipmex’s withdrawal freeze were requested to provide feedback to Thailand's SEC, as Zipmex faces a liquidity crisis from exposure to Celsius and Babel Finance.
Thai SEC seeks clarification from Zipmex on withdrawal freeze
In a now deleted stated, Zipmex said its exposure to Babel Finance was $48 million while that to Celsius Network was $5 million.
Thailand bans crypto payments as of April 1
Thailand Secuirites and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued to ban digital assets from being used to pay for goods and services from April 1st.
More than 10% of global working-age internet users own crypto
The findings of a broad global survey of internet users aged 16-64 revealed cryptocurrencies are more than just “catching on.”
No more crypto tax in Thailand
Thailand’s government has been forced to cancel its 15% crypto tax regime.
Thailand all set to regulate cryptocurrency as means of payment
Thai authorities will be closely monitoring the usage of cryptocurrency as means of payment for goods and services, gauging its impact on the country's financial ecosystem.
Crypto traders to pay 15% of their gains as tax in Thailand
Thailand has revealed a new crypto tax regime that would see players in the space pay 15% of crypto tax gains.
Thailand’s small entrepreneurs tapped into lucrative Bitcoin mining–buying up rigs from China
Small investors in Thailand are putting unused mining rigs from China to use.
Why Thailand’s oldest bank is bullish on DeFi [EXCLUSIVE]
Following the ReDeFiNE Tomorrow virtual conference, SCB 10X revealed future plans for DeFi/traditional finance integration.
Thai SEC orders exchanges to delist Dogecoin, Shiba Inu, NFTs, and ‘fan’ tokens
Authorities said such offerings had “no clear substance” or “underlying value” and gave local exchanges 29 days to delist the tokens.
Thailand’s SEC looks to regulate the issuance of DeFi tokens
The volatile launch of a new Thai yield farming platform has drawn the regulator's attention to DeFi.
Thailand mandates ‘in-person’ KYC for crypto traders
The country is introducing stricter laws for crypto businesses as it embraces the space.
110-year-old Thai bank SCB taps into DeFi project Band Protocol
DeFi projects have enjoyed massive growth over the past year. And some institutions don’t want to be left behind.
Thailand’s OmiseGo rebrands to OMG Network, Tether releases USDT noting Ethereum issues
Late on June 1, Thailand’s high-flying OmiseGo rebranded to OMG Network.
Thailand’s largest commercial bank redacts statement on integrating Ripple’s XRP
The Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), the largest commercial bank in Thailand, retracted a statement about using Ripple’s XRP token.
Purported Crypto Cloud Mining Ponzi Reported to Thai Police, 140 Victims Allegedly Scammed Out of $1.3 Million
Thirty people in Bangkok filed complaints with Thailand’s Technology Crime Suppression Division after they were allegedly scammed by cryptocurrency cloud mining company CryptoMining.Farm, the Bangkok Post reported.