The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the city-state's de-facto central bank, believes that no tokens it has seen need to be regulated under its securities laws. Coindesk reports that.
Lawmakers in the U.S. state of Ohio say they are interested in blockchain – but they're still figuring out how to put that enthusiasm into action.
The newly appointed chief of Japan's top financial regulator has stated his belief that there is no need for "excessive" regulation of the country's cryptocurrency industry.
Lawmakers in South Korea began discussing cryptocurrency once more Monday, August 20, in a meeting focusing on ending the country’s ICO ban, as well as other topics, Business Korea reports.
A group of judges, lawmakers and industry experts in South Korea are forming a new group aimed to discuss legal issues surrounding blockchain technology. Coindesk reports that.
South Korea's Jeju island is seeking to become a free zone for initial coin offerings (ICOs) – a plan that, if approved, would allow crypto projects to conduct token sales in the self-governing province despite the country's tough stance on the issue.
After months of deliberation, Vietnam has moved to halting imports of cryptocurrency mining equipment according to a customs department in the country.
The country’s financial watchdog plans to impose stricter regulations on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the wake of the massive theft at Coincheck Inc., a Tokyo-based virtual currency exchange operator, in January and the use of such digital money for speculative investments. Japan Times reports.
As Telegram-channel CryptoLina reported the Concept of regulation of digital currency market is adopted in the Center "Astana". It is worth noting that while we are not talking about the entire country, because there is aspecial legal regime in the "Astana" .
At the St. Petersburg international economic forum (SPIEF) several major market experts expressed optimistic expectations regarding the integration of new digital financial technologies into the domestic economy. In particular, we are talking about the creation of the domestic cryptocurrency.