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Japanese lawmakers are developing a plan to create in the country their own digital currency
Reuters reports that today Japanese Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Sanae Takaichi announced that cryptocurrency donations are recognized as legal in the land of the rising sun.
It became known on August, 29 that a subsidiary of SBI Holdings will offer 30 XRP to its shareholders in case they hold 100 or more shares by September, 30.
Japanese Retail Giant Rakuten released its own cryptocurrency exchange Rakuten Wallet.
The Japan FSA revealed that the Fisco cryptocurrency operator broke the local laws. The failures were found in the internal control systems, associated with money laundering and terrorism financing, user verification and confidential information safety.
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), Japan’s largest bank, has backed an additional $6 million Series B round for cryptocurrency sleuthing startup Chainalysis. Reported to CoinDesk.
Japan’s equivalent to Amazon, e-commerce giant Rakuten, has started accepting account registrations for its new cryptocurrency exchange, Rakuten Wallet. Reported to CoinDesk.
Resona, one of the three Japanese banks working with SBI Holdings and Ripple on their cash transfer app Money Tap, is pulling out of the project. Reported to CoinDesk.
Japanese financial services giant SBI Holdings has established a new subsidiary to manufacture cryptocurrency mining chips and systems. Reported to CoinDesk.