A man in Taiwan has been arrested over claims he mined $3.25 million in cryptos using stolen electricity.
Taiwanese legislator Jason Hsu wants the island to create a new business category for cryptocurrency activities, he said Friday.
Taiwanese congressman Jason Hsu has proposed an amendment to the nation's money laundering laws to include cryptocurrencies.
South Korean telco LG Uplus is to trial a blockchain-based mobile payment service aimed to let travelers save fees when shopping abroad.
The world's four biggest auditing firms will join 20 banks to trial a blockchain service for validating public companies' financial reports.
Taiwanese lawmakers have announced the formation of a parliamentary group aimed to foster the nation's emerging blockchain sector.
Taiwan will formally regulate bitcoin under anti-money laundering rules by the end of the year, says its minister of justice.
Cryptocurrency mining orders have helped set a new monthly sales record for Taiwanese semiconductor maker TSMC.
Toughened bitcoin trading rules in mainland China may have led to a Taiwanese bitcoin miner being shot by gangland investors, a report suggests.
The government of Taiwan has moved a step closer to regulating bitcoin under existing anti-money laundering (AML) rules.