Tag: japan

Dec 03 2021

Japan Accelerates Digital Yen Project

Dec 03 2021 Published at UseTheBitcoin under tags  breaking crypto news japan

Japan could be accelerating its plans for a digital yen project. As cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin expand all over the world, governments and financial institutions are searching for […]

Nov 24 2021

70 Japanese Companies Form Consortium to Launch Yen-based Digital Currency

Nov 24 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  bank of japan cbdc dcpjy decurret digital yuan

In a bid to launch a new yen-based digital currency in 2022, about 70 Japanese companies have come together to form a consortium. The association which has some of the country’s biggest financial institutions joining in, is sending a strong signal that the private sector may have just started embracing blockchain-based payment systems too. 70 The post 70 Japanese Companies Form Consortium to...

Nov 19 2021

Japanese Crypto Exchange bitFlyer Eyes Expansion with Acquisition

The exchange is planning to capture 10 percent of the crypto market in the US.

Oct 28 2021

Liquid to Offer Crypto Derivatives in Japan with New License

The exchange will launch crypto derivatives services for both retail and institutional clients.

Oct 11 2021

Sep 06 2021

Rakuten to Launch an NFT Marketplace in Japan

The platform will allow all digital IP holders to easily sell rights as NFTs.

Aug 24 2021

Aug 19 2021

Coinbase Launches Services in Japan with MUFG Partnership

The exchange will initially offer trading services with five cryptocurrencies.

Aug 07 2021

Yahoo Japan To Introduce NFT Trading In Partnership With Line

Yahoo Japan and Line, a messaging giant, aims at enabling NFT trading on the Line's blockchain. The messaging giant announced that its subsidiary dealing in crypto “LVC” would work with the Japanese internet company to facilitate the secondary trading on Non-Fungible tokens on its proprietary blockchain. Yahoo...

Jul 30 2021

Kraken’s Japan Chief Joins Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association

Jul 30 2021 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  announcements japan kraken | kraken news

We are excited to announce that Takeshi Chino, Managing Director of Kraken Japan, has recently been elected as Vice Chairman of the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA). Takeshi will help to lead the JVCEA’s efforts to work with the Japanese government to enact thoughtful,… The post Kraken’s Japan Chief Joins Japan Virtual Currency Exchange...

Jul 28 2021

Messenger App LINE Partners with Yahoo! Japan on NFT Markets

One of Asia’s leading messenger platforms has partnered with Yahoo! Japan to collaborate on non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and secondary markets. On July 27, messaging giant LINE announced the partnership with Japan’s leading internet company Yahoo! Japan. LINE subsidiary LVC, which operates the crypto asset and blockchain side of businesses, aims to expand secondary markets for NFT trading. It stated that NFTs based on...

Jul 16 2021

After U.S, Now Japan Calls for Strong Regulations of Stablecoins

In a fresh development, Japanese regulators are now stepping up efforts to regulate digital currencies, especially stablecoins. In exclusive coverage, Reuters reports that the Japanese government is closely watching the sharp growth of the crypto market and remains worried about its impact on the country's financial system. Tokyo wants to engage with global financial regulators The post After U.S, Now Japan Calls for...

Jul 14 2021

The Fed Taper, CPI And Bitcoin

This episode of "Fed Watch" covered the global macroeconomic latest, Fed taper and, of course, Bitcoin.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Jul 05 2021

Japan to Finalize Digital Yen Plans by 2022

Jul 05 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  cbdc cbdc regulation digital yen japan news

Japan will have more clarity on its CBDC product digital Yen, by the end of next year. According to a lawmaker who is overseeing the ruling party's digital currency plan, the CBDC development may potentially be the beginning of a turf war between traditional lenders and online platform operators. Bank of Japan will be moving The post Japan to Finalize Digital Yen Plans...

Jul 02 2021

Is Binance in Trouble? Regulatory actions reported against Binance globally

Jul 02 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  binance britain cayman cayman islands fca

Changpeng Zhao, Binance CEO tweeted today, how the crypto exchange giant believes in solving problems over engaging in debates or fights. However, none of Binance problems are close to a solution, instead, the arena of trouble has been expanding for Binance. The number of nations that have issued some form of regulatory warning for Binance The post Is Binance in Trouble? Regulatory actions...

SBI, Hamamatsu Iwata Bank to Use RippleNet for Remittance

The partners are trying to tap into the growing remittance demand in Japan.

Jun 25 2021

Japan’s FSA Warns against Crypto Exchange Giant Binance

The exchange is allegedly illegally operating in the country without any registration.

Jun 23 2021

Japan, Portugal Approve New Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Jun 23 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc coindesk crypto cryptocurrency

Japan and Portugal announce approval of new cryptocurrency exchanges in the nations. Portugal has approved two exchanges so far, while Japan has allowed Coinbase to function within the country. Japan Approves Coinbase Coinbase can finally start operations in Japan as the country's top financial regulator has...

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