Browsing the "Taiwan" Tag

Taiwanese Lawmaker Proposes New Business Category for Crypto Startups

| Nikhilesh De

Taiwanese legislator Jason Hsu wants the island to create a new business category for cryptocurrency activities, he said Friday.

Taiwan Lawmaker Pitches AML Rules Update to Cover Crypto

| Nikhilesh De

Taiwanese congressman Jason Hsu has proposed an amendment to the nation's money laundering laws to include cryptocurrencies.

LG’s Mobile Arm to Trial Blockchain Payments for Overseas Travelers

| Daniel Palmer

South Korean telco LG Uplus is to trial a blockchain-based mobile payment service aimed to let travelers save fees when shopping abroad.

All ‘Big Four’ Auditors to Trial Blockchain Platform for Financial Reporting

| Wolfie Zhao

The world's four biggest auditing firms will join 20 banks to trial a blockchain service for validating public companies' financial reports.

Taiwan Eyes Blockchain Growth with New Parliamentary Alliance

| Wolfie Zhao

Taiwanese lawmakers have announced the formation of a parliamentary group aimed to foster the nation's emerging blockchain sector.

Taiwan Eyes November Deadline for Bitcoin AML Regulation

| Wolfie Zhao

Taiwan will formally regulate bitcoin under anti-money laundering rules by the end of the year, says its minister of justice.

Chip Maker TSMC Breaks Sales Record on Bitcoin Mining Boost

| Wolfie Zhao

Cryptocurrency mining orders have helped set a new monthly sales record for Taiwanese semiconductor maker TSMC.

Bitcoin Miner Blames Trading Crackdown in China for Shooting

| Wolfie Zhao

Toughened bitcoin trading rules in mainland China may have led to a Taiwanese bitcoin miner being shot by gangland investors, a report suggests.

Taiwan Moves to Capture Bitcoin Under Money Laundering Laws

| Wolfie Zhao

The government of Taiwan has moved a step closer to regulating bitcoin under existing anti-money laundering (AML) rules.

Taiwan Central Bank Proposes Money Laundering Rules for Bitcoin

| Wolfie Zhao

The Central Bank of Taiwan is eyeing new rules that would bring bitcoin under the island's existing anti-money laundering regulations.