WeChat has just blocked an official sales channel for Bitmain miners, along with several accounts that analyse the crypto markets.
Australia's securities regulator has said it plans to apply financial market rules to crypto exchanges and closely scrutinize ICOs.
Blockchain can now be legally used to authenticate evidence in legal disputes in China, according to a ruling from the country's Supreme Court.
Uzbekistan's government is looking to attract crypto exchanges with a number of tax and regulatory benefits, according to a presidential order.
Convicts on parole in the southern Chinese city of Zhongshan can now find themselves being tracked over a blockchain network.
A blockchain trade finance platform spearheaded by the People's Bank of China has entered the testing phase ahead of an official roll-out.
Japan's top police agency is to fund development of new software aimed to help track individuals behind illicit crypto transactions.
The governor of South Korea's Jeju island is maintaining his push to turn the autonomous region into a blockchain and initial coin offering free zone.
A special economic zone in Guangzhou is following the lead of Beijing's financial district in banning activities that promote cryptocurrencies.
A Chinese self-regulatory association is working to assist government agencies in cracking down on illegal token sales with a new reporting option.