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PM orders tighter control of Bitcoin, cryptocurrency

Business

PM orders tighter control of Bitcoin, cryptocurrency

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has required the State Bank of Vietnam (SVB), financial institutions, and other organisations providing payment brokerage services to intensify inspections and promptly report suspicious cryptocurrency transactions.

Top 10 ICT events in 2017

Sci-Tech

Top 10 ICT events in 2017

The Vietnam ICT Press Club recently announced the top 10 ICT events in 2017. This is the result voted for by more than 50 journalists in the information technology sector, from some 40 media agencies nationwide.

Blockchain technology may open new era

Business

Blockchain technology may open new era

Blockchain, a new technology to help explore the various forms of crypto-currencies, could open up new attractive environment for all businesses and investors, said Nguyen Duc Cuong, head of consultancy division at Vietstock – a local financial-business media.

Indonesia tightens bitcoin use

ASEAN

Indonesia tightens bitcoin use

Indonesian authorities are investigating the use of bitcoin on the resort island of Bali after the central bank gave warnings on risks posed by virtual currencies.

Thailand warns against bitcoin’s risks

World

Thailand warns against bitcoin’s risks

The Bank of Thailand (BOT) has said that crypto currencies are not legal tender and it will join hands with the Anti-Money Laundering Office to prevent the illicit use of virtual currency bitcoin.

Top 10 ICT events in 2017

Sci-Tech

Top 10 ICT events in 2017

The VIetnam ICT Press Club recently announced the top 10 ICT events in 2017. This is the result voted for by more than 50 journalists in the information technology sector, from some 40 media agencies nationwide.