Browsing the "China" Tag

China Should Prepare Digital Yuan to Counter Facebook Libra: Ex-PBoC Chief

| Daniel Palmer

China should revamp its plan for a national digital currency in the face of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, says the central bank's former head.

Facebook Libra Threat Could Spur Work on China’s National Digital Currency: PBoC Official

| Daniel Palmer

China's central bank could hasten development of its digital yuan to counter the threat posed by Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, an official says.

Walmart China Teams with VeChain, PwC on Blockchain Food Safety Platform

| Daniel Palmer

Walmart China has launched a blockchain-based platform aimed to address food safety concerns in the country.

Wanxiang City Partners with Blockchain Privacy Startup on Tracking Infrastructure

| Daniel Kuhn

China will build a blockchain-managed live-work district in Hangzhou.

China’s Biggest Payment Firms Have No Plans to Follow Facebook into Crypto

| Wolfie Zhao

WeChat parent Tencent and Alibaba's payments arm Ant Financial have no plans to follow Facebook into crypto.

‘Hard Core Fund’ Collects 50 BTC to Support Bitcoin Developers

| Leigh Cuen

This bitcoin evangelist is bridging the gap between the Asian mining industry and global open source developers.

NEO Releases Detailed Financials Ahead of Cryptocurrency Relaunch

| Leigh Cuen

Many of the companies associated with NEO have proven to be a lucrative boon for token cofounders Erik Zhang and Da Hongfei.

China Authorities Probe Alleged Illegal Bitcoin Mining Sites at Hydro Plants

| Wolfie Zhao

Authorities in Sichuan province are reportedly probing into local bitcoin mining farms that may have been constructed without official approval.

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Digital Renminbi: A Fiat Coin to Make M0 Great Again

| Dovey Wan

Anonymous, cryptocurrencies could become more important in an environment where government money is closely controlled, says Dovey Wan.

Bitcoin Mining’s New Bidding War

| Wolfie Zhao

The cost of secondhand cryptocurrency mining equipment in China has nearly doubled in the last few weeks in response to bitcoin’s price jump.