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Privacy Protection a Top Issue for Digital Yuan: China's Central Bank Governor
"We must strike a delicate balance between protecting privacy and combating illicit activities," said Yi Gang.
CDCROP: digital yuan (Eliza Gkritsi/CoinDesk)

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Xi and the Shift From Economics to Ideology
What we learned after the latest Chinese Party Congress.
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“Espías” chinos usaron Wasabi para intentar esconder sobornos realizados con bitcoins, según Elliptic
Un estudio llevado a cabo por la empresa de análisis de criptomonedas mostró que todos los sobornos con bitcoins se originaron en el mezclador de monedas.
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CDCROP: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA  - against - GUOCHUN HE, also known as “Dong He” or  “Jacky He,” and ZHENG WANG, also known as “Zen Wang,”  (justice.gov)
Chinese 'Spies' Used Wasabi Wallet to Try to Conceal Bitcoin Bribes, Elliptic Says
Analysis by the crypto analytics firm showed that all the bitcoin bribes originated from the coin mixing wallet.
CDCROP: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA  - against - GUOCHUN HE, also known as “Dong He” or  “Jacky He,” and ZHENG WANG, also known as “Zen Wang,”  (justice.gov)

CDCROP: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA  - against - GUOCHUN HE, also known as “Dong He” or  “Jacky He,” and ZHENG WANG, also known as “Zen Wang,”  (justice.gov)
Chinese Intelligence Officers Used Bitcoin in Scheme to Undermine Investigation, US Officials Allege
The two officers tried bribing a U.S. law enforcement official with $61,000 in bitcoin to help support what appears to be Huawei.
CDCROP: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA  - against - GUOCHUN HE, also known as “Dong He” or  “Jacky He,” and ZHENG WANG, also known as “Zen Wang,”  (justice.gov)

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Why Chip Manufacturing Is at the Center of Great Power Tension
The Biden Administration recently announced even more restrictions involving semiconductors.
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China's CBDC Transactions Reach $14B as Uptake Slows: Report
Transaction volume in e-CNY has only increased by 14% in 2022 from the end of last year compared with the 154% growth recorded in the last six months of 2021.
CDCROP: Yuan notes money Chinese currency China Renminbi bills (Moerschy/Pixabay)

CDCROP: CEO of TRON Justin Sun attends Consensus 2019 (Steven Ferdman/Getty Images)
Justin Sun 'Optimistic’ About Crypto’s Return to China, Addresses Huobi Acquisition
The Tron founder joined “First Mover” to discuss his role on Huobi’s advisory board and why he’s hopeful the crypto exchange will someday be allowed back into mainland China.
CDCROP: CEO of TRON Justin Sun attends Consensus 2019 (Steven Ferdman/Getty Images)

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Chinese Investors Could Snap Up Cryptocurrencies as Yuan Slides, Hedge Fund Says
The currency fell to a 14-year low against the U.S. dollar early Wednesday.
CDCROP: Add to cart key on keyboard (Tumisu/Pixabay)

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'Decentralization Under Centralization': How Chinese Universities Teach Blockchain
President Xi wants China to be the world’s leader in blockchain technology but has banned its most popular uses. Students and faculty wonder whether universities can successfully teach blockchain with Chinese characteristics, and if graduates can find jobs. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week
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