Malaysia's securities market watchdog has issued a cease-and-desist to a startup ahead of its planned initial coin offering (ICO).
A Malaysian finance minister has said the government will not ban cryptocurrency trading, though it will remain cautious on the technology.
Bank Negara Malaysia published draft guidelines for cryptocurrency exchanges to report their usage statistics to prevent illicit transactions.
The governor of Malaysia's central bank has provided more detail on upcoming regulations aimed to counter the illicit uses of cryptocurrencies.
The governor of Malaysia's central bank reportedly revealed plans for a possible cryptocurrency ban when discussing upcoming regulation yesterday.
Malaysia's central bank could introduce rules around cryptocurrencies by the end of this year, according to statements by its governor.
Malaysia's Securities Commission has issued a statement warning investors of the perceived risks of initial coin offerings (ICOs).
The UN is denying claims it was involved with a Malaysian environmental blockchain project called EcoBit, according to reports.
BitX, which aims to bring advanced bitcoin services to emerging markets, has opened its latest exchange in Malaysia.
Taxi passengers in Malaysia are Asia's first to be able to pay with bitcoin, thanks to matching service Taximonger.