South Korea's Financial Services Commission has revealed it is setting up a department dedicated largely to cryptocurrencies and blockchain.
The country's central bank has agreed to a proposed suspension of cryptocurrency miner imports, a local new source reported on Thursday.
South Korea is planning to cut tax for companies developing nascent technologies such as blockchain as part of its push for innovation growth.
Leshi Internet, a video streaming service with a history of financial issues, is being questioned by a stock exchange over its move into crypto.
The Australian retail bank has revised its loan agreements to prohibit borrowers from using mortgages to purchase cryptocurrency.
The authority that governs a special economic zone in the Philippines plans to reap $67 million by issuing crypto exchange licenses.
Pan Gongsheng, a vice governor of the People's Bank of China, has once more issued strong statements on initial coin offerings.
Hackers reportedly reaped more than $2 million in different cryptocurrencies after spreading malware across computers in China.
After a months-long process that saw public hearings and legislative debates, Thailand regulators said a rule on ICOs will take effect this month.
With a new cryptocurrency law taking effect soon, a group of traditional securities firms in Thailand plans to jointly launch an exchange.