Browsing the "Malaysia" Tag

Malaysia to Regulate ICOs as Securities Offerings from Tuesday

| Yogita Khatri

Malaysia’s securities watchdog will have powers to regulate digital asset offerings and crypto exchanges from tomorrow.

Malaysian Government, Universities Team to Put Degrees on a Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

Malaysia's education ministry has formed a new consortium of universities to issue and verify degrees on the NEM blockchain.

Singapore Plans Blockchain Push to Boost Financial Inclusion

| Wolfie Zhao

The Singapore government is looking to boost blockchain development in an effort to improve financial inclusion across Southeast Asian countries. 

9 Malaysian Banks Team Up for Trade Finance Blockchain Apps

| Wolfie Zhao

Nine Malaysian banks have teamed up to develop blockchain applications for trade finance, according to the country's central bank.

Malaysian Central Bank Slams ICO for Misleading Logo

| Wolfie Zhao

A Malaysian initial coin offering organizer has been flagged by the central bank over its unauthorized use of national and institutional symbols.

Customer ID Now Required for Crypto Exchange Purchases in Malaysia

| Wolfie Zhao

Malaysia's central bank is now requiring domestic crypto exchanges to comply with anti-money laundering and know-your-customer mandates.

Malaysia Securities Watchdog Issues ICO Cease-And-Desist

| Stan Higgins

Malaysia's securities market watchdog has issued a cease-and-desist to a startup ahead of its planned initial coin offering (ICO).

Malaysian Minister: No Bitcoin Trading Ban Planned

| Daniel Palmer

A Malaysian finance minister has said the government will not ban cryptocurrency trading, though it will remain cautious on the technology.

Malaysia’s Central Bank Releases Draft Rules for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

| Nikhilesh De

Bank Negara Malaysia published draft guidelines for cryptocurrency exchanges to report their usage statistics to prevent illicit transactions.

Central Bank of Malaysia Plans Cryptocurrency Reporting Rules

| Sujha Sundararajan

The governor of Malaysia's central bank has provided more detail on upcoming regulations aimed to counter the illicit uses of cryptocurrencies.