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G7 economies move into development stage of CBDCs
G7 economies and over 20 additional countries are in development stages for CBDCs, according to the Atlantic Council.
BMW to bring blockchain loyalty program through Coinweb and BNB chain
BMW onboarded Coinweb in order to adopt a decentralized and efficient architecture and BNB chain to help settle its every transaction.
Asia’s Bitcoin supply records new ATH while US, EU reserves shrink
Asia currently holds 7.3% of the total Bitcoin supply as market moves inversely to the West
Hong Kong Monetary Authority announces success and key findings from CBDC project, mBridge
Hong Kong Monetary Authority published a report to announce its CBDC project, mBridge's key accomplishments, use cases, and areas of improvement.
Sweden’s central bank tests CBDC for retail and international remittance payments
Sweden's Riksbank teamed up with BIS, along with the central banks of Israel and Norway to test the use of Sweden's CBDC "e-krona", results will be published in a report by the first quarter of 2023.
Thailand’s SEC sues 5 for wash trading activities
Thailand's SEC has increased its regulatory oversight over the crypto space since the crypto market crash, focusing on protecting traders.
Zipmex facing legal battle with Thailand SEC over non-compliance
Thailand's SEC has accused Zipmex and its CEO Eklarp Yimwilai of failing to submit complete information about transactions and wallets holding customers' asset prior to withdrawal freeze.
Zipmex enables up to $153 worth of ETH withdrawals
The lender, which returned all SOL, XRP and ADA tokens to users over the past week, will allow withdrawal of up to 0.0045 BTC from Aug. 16.
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.