Browsing the "Vietnam" Tag

Vietnam’s Securities Regulator Warns Industry to Avoid Crypto Activities

| Daniel Palmer

Vietnam's securities regulator has warned industry companies and funds in the country to avoid activities related to cryptocurrencies.

Vietnam Inches Closer to Suspending Imports of Cryptocurrency Miners

| Wolfie Zhao

The country's central bank has agreed to a proposed suspension of cryptocurrency miner imports, a local new source reported on Thursday.

Vietnam Investigates ICO Fraud After $660 Million in Losses Reported

| David Floyd

A team that conducted two token sales involving thousands of investors has gone dark.

Vietnam’s Central Bank Announces Ban on Bitcoin Payments

| Daniel Palmer

The State Bank of Vietnam has issued a statement banning the use of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in payments from Jan. 1, 2018.

Vietnam Is Preparing to Legally Recognize Bitcoin

| Stan Higgins

Vietnam's prime minister has approved a plan that could see the country formally recognize bitcoin as a form of payment, reports say.

OneCoin ‘License’ is a Fake, Says Vietnamese Government

| Stan Higgins

OneCoin doesn't have a license to operate in Vietnam despite claims to the contrary, the government said this week.

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Check Out This Crazy Trailer for a Vietnamese Bitcoin Action Movie

| Stan Higgins

A flashy “action comedy” debuting next year in Vietnam uses bitcoin as a plot element amid a story of international intrigue and crime.

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The Giant Awakens: Asia’s Top Bitcoin Stories in 2014

| Jon Southurst

From rumoured bans to booms, 2014 was big for bitcoin in Asia. Here is a review of the stories that made the biggest splashes, for better or worse.

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Vietnam Exchange Adds Bitcoin Wallet with Off-Chain Transactions

| Jon Southurst

Asian exchange Bitcoin Vietnam has added wallet functionality that allows 'off-chain' transactions between users and instant trading functionality.

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Vietnam State TV Report Highlights Curiosity About Bitcoin

| Jon Southurst

A report on Vietnam's state-owned TV network VTV1 shows interest and activity surrounding bitcoin remains high, despite official disapproval.