Tag: Japan

Monacoin Mining Pool

Monacoin Mining Pools: Best Places to Mine MONA

So you are a miner and you are looking to increase your profitability? It may make sense to join a mining pool. Today I would like to look at the best Monacoin mining pools. Monacoin is the first Japanese cryptocurrency...

/ October 15, 2018
Crypto Friendly Countries

The Top 5 Crypto Friendly Countries to Consider

Just as it does in other financial markets, the regulatory approach to cryptocurrencies is wildly different in various countries around the globe. While some nations have decided to try and block or completely control cryptocurrencies, others are taking a far...

/ July 19, 2018
France Cryptocurrency Regulations

France Moving in On Cryptocurrency with Regulations

France seems to have taken the initiative in Europe on cryptocurrency regulations. Attempting to clamp down on reports of money laundering and tax evasion, the government is moving ahead. This is something that has been on the mind of the...

/ January 20, 2018
Virtual Currency Girls Japan

Virtual Currency Girls in Japan Promoting Cryptocurrencies

As a sign of how crypto crazy Japan has become, there is a group of teenage girls that are called the “Virtual Currency Girls” which are helping to spread the word of cryptocurrencies. There are 8 members in this group...

/ January 8, 2018
Governments Adopt Bitcoin

The Increasing Likelihood of National Cryptocurrencies

If you can’t beat β€˜em, join β€˜em. That old adage seems to sum up the prevailing mood in a number of national treasury departments as they contemplate how best to address the phenomenal growth of cryptocurrencies across the world. Two...

/ October 18, 2017
Japan Wild Game Blockchain

Wild Game Tracking on NEM-Blockchain in Japan

Japan is indeed a country that is quite forward thinking when it comes to blockchain technology. This is further advanced with the suggestion that the government will be introducing an blockchain solution that will allow consumers to track the supply...

/ October 5, 2017
Japan Endorses Bitcoin Exchanges

Japan Becomes a Crypto Friendly as 11 Exchanges are Endorsed

With so much dissapointing news coming out of Asia from China’s ban on ICOs to South Korea’s moves to do the same, it is great to see one large Asian country taking positive steps. Japan’s Financial Services Authority (FSA) made...

/ September 30, 2017
ICO Regulation in Asia after China

How the ICO Regulatory Framework May Change in Asia

When China implemented a ban on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) at the beginning of September, cryptocurrency markets across the globe took a heavy tumble. This prompted many to speculate that the game was very much up for these rogue new...

/ September 26, 2017
China Bitcoin Ban Helps Japan

Bitcoin Traders are Moving from China to Japan

News of the Chinese crackdown on local exchanges has gone from mere Fear Uncertainty and Destruction (FUD) to a confirmed fact. This caused a large scale panic in the market as the price of all coins fell on the decision....

/ September 22, 2017