Fifteen nations are reported to be planning to set up a system to monitor crypto transactions.
VC Trade, the crypto exchange launched by SBI Holdings, is integrating a new wallet solution to help it comply with international KYC standards.
The exchange lost 3 billion yuan during a hack on July 11.
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BitFlyer Blockchain and Japanese business giant Sumitomo Corporation will develop a blockchain app allowing users to sign rental contracts and more.
Japan is said to be leading the creation of an international cryptocurrency payments network similar to banking network SWIFT.
BITPoint Japan has said that the roughly 50,000 users who lost funds in its recent hack will be reimbursed in cryptocurrency on a 1:1 basis.
Japan has set up a working group to examine the issues raised by Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project ahead of a G7 meeting this week.
After a $30-million hack last week, Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint says it's discovered that another $2.3 million is missing.
In 2019 the Financial Services Agency has approved 3 new exchanges, following a year without any new openings.