• Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
    Actor’s family put under police microscope in high-profile money-laundering probe
    THE PARENTS of actor Jiratpisit Jaravijit, a suspect in a fraud and money-laundering case, may be joining their famous son in hot water over a Bt800 million bitcoin scam, as police consider applying for their arrest warrants over money-laundering charges.
  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:18
    Jiratpisit’s older sister Suphitcha surrenders to hear conspiracy charges
    Suphitcha Jaravijit, the elder sister of actor and fraud suspect Jiratpisit Jaravijit, surrendered to police early on Wednesday morning to fight accusations of allegedly conspiring with others in a crime.
  • Tue, 14 Aug 2018 06:55
    Vietnam stops bitcoin mining imports
    Vietnamese businesses and individuals have stopped importing bitcoin mining equipment to the country since the beginning of July, according to the HCM City Customs Department.
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  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:23
    THAI INVESTIGATORS have widened their probe into the alleged Bt800-million bitcoin investment scam and are looking at more suspects after a Finnish bitcoin-owner was lured into transferring the cryptocurrency for bogus investment in Thai stocks and other assets.
  • Sat, 11 Aug 2018 01:00
    Actor gets Bt2m bail for alleged role in Bt800m Bitcoin scam
    The Criminal Court has approved Bt2 million bail for the temporary release of actor Jiratpisit Jaravijit, who is allegedly involved in a Bt800 million Bitcoin scam, as police are set to seek court approval on arrest warrants for more suspects.
  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
    Police crack Bt800m bitcoin fraud
    Crimes suppression division says it has solid evidence against actor’s gang.
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 12:07
    Actor accused in bitcoin investment scam
    A once-popular actor has been charged with gulling foreigners into transferring him more than 5,500 bitcoins as an investment.
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  • Sat, 04 Aug 2018 06:25
    NYSE joins forces with Starbucks on bitcoin platform
    The New York Stock Exchange's parent company announced plans on Friday to launch a bitcoin trading platform and partner with Starbucks on a digital currency payment app.
  • Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:00
    Blockchain gears up to fulfil potential
    AS VIRTUAL currency bitcoin has gradually become a household name, there has been much discussion about the potential of blockchain, the digital technology that underpins such cryptocurrencies, emerging as the next frontier of innovation.
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:45
    Bitcoin could 'bring internet to a halt': BIS
    The Bank for International Settlements in a report warned digital currencies like bitcoin could overwhelm and break the internet if they continue to grow.
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 06:35
    New York investigates cryptocurrency trading exchanges
    New York state authorities on Tuesday said they have launched a probe into platforms that trade cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, including potential fraud and conflicts of interest.
  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 07:15
    Alleged British bitcoin fraudster extradited to US
    US authorities have extradited a British citizen from Morocco to face charges of allegedly defrauding investors of more than $36 million, US prosecutors said Friday.
  • Sat, 31 Mar 2018 10:04
    Hollywood's first blockchain movie: an end to piracy?
    A few years behind Wall Street, Hollywood is turning to the technology behind cryptocurrency bitcoin to distribute movies in a development hailed as the beginning of the end for piracy.
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  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 11:37
    Volcanic growth for bitcoin in chilly Iceland
    At a secret location in the midst of one of Iceland's breathtaking lava fields stands a warehouse whose non-descript siding belies the fact it is ground zero in a digital gold rush for cryptocurrencies that is burning through more electricity than Icelanders' homes.
  • Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:16
    Twitter bans crytocurrency ads on fraud fears
    Twitter on Monday announced a ban on ads for initial offerings of cryptocurrency or sales of virtual currency tokens, sending the value of bitcoin diving below $8,000.
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