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Briefing: Alipay now has over 1 billion users worldwide
What happened: Chinese mobile payment service Alipay now has more than 1 billion users worldwide. The company said in an announcement that it has partnered with smart payment services in overseas markets including India and Thailand, which contributed sig
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過去近一年來,Crypto由高點反轉進入熊市。Crypto龍頭Bitcoin的幣價,從去年12月一度突破17,000美元的高點,快速下探至今年 11 月跌破4,000美元的重要關卡,跌幅超過75%,至今仍未見跌勢趨緩,對比20 世紀末的.com泡沫,Nasdaq 指數在30個月內暴跌76%,Crypto退潮的速度更為兇猛。
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[Reprint] Malaysia Confirms Imposing Digital Tax on Foreign Providers, Met with Public Outcry
It was announced on Friday, November 2, that service tax on foreign digital services in the country will be effective January 1, 2020
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[Reprint] Cryptocurrency Platform Binance to Test a Crypto Exchange in Singapore
Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency platform Binance reveals its plan to do a test for a fiat crypto exchange in Singapore
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Taiwan’s First Ever Political Donation in Bitcoins
For the first time in Taiwan’s lively democracy, a political donation has been made in bitcoins.
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[Reprint] China's P2P Lending Nightmare Leaves Investors with 3 Sobering Lessons
Should this trend in the world’s largest P2P lending market worry investors in Singapore?
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[Reprint] Taiwan Music Festival Set to Integrate Blockchain Payment
PundiX will be launching a blockchain coin called Ultra Coin that will be used only for the two day music festival
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[Reprint] Taiwan’s Crypto Scene Is Booming, But Still Needs a Clearer Regulatory Framework to Thrive
The world witnessed the explosive rise of blockchain last year, the popularity of cryptocurrencies, in particular, has reached a fever pitch. Under current regulatory frameworks, many aspects of cryptocurrency are still operating in murky waters. Yet, whe
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[Reprint] How Blockchain Is Disrupting The Traditional Finance Industry
Blockchain technology has the potential to completely revolutionise how transactions are processed — from purchasing securities to making bank transfers
6 months
Taiwanese Fintech Startup Robo Web’s lending service links with Standard Chartered
Taiwanese financial technology startup Robo Web Technology Co’s online lending service has signed a customer data-sharing agreement with Standard Chartered Bank Taiwan Ltd to expand business.
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[Reprint] 7 Fintech Industry Trends You Should Keep A Close Eye On
Despite the progress, fintech is still in its nascent stage, especially in countries with a financially underserved population
7 months
[Reprint] Planning to ICO? Here Are 10 Top Lists That Can Help You Get More Visibility
While coin-buyers should educate themselves on the technology and state of the market, it can also be difficult to decipher which educational resources and content outlets are worth consuming
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