Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:05:58
Greek court orders extradition of Russian Bitcoin suspect to US
Greece's Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered that a Russian accused of laundering $4 billion using bitcoin digital currency be extradited to the United States, a court source said.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:01:36
South Korea bans its banks from dealing in Bitcoin
South Korea on Wednesday banned its financial institutions from dealing in virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, as the cryptocurrency soars in a bubble fuelled by retail speculators, many of them from the country.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:59:55
Trending searches: hurricane, bitcoin and sex scandal
Hurricane Irma, bitcoin, sex scandal and royal romance made up some of the hot topics explored this year at internet giant Google.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:51:03
Coin boxes pulled from Bangkok buses, too slow for rush hour
The Bangkok Mass Transit Authority has pulled automatic cash boxes from 800 public buses because they were doing a poor job collecting fares in coins.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:13:36
Global stocks mixed as bitcoin surges
Global stocks were mixed Monday, with major US indices ending at fresh records as bitcoin futures surged in their debut on a major exchange.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 06:53:32
Bitcoin rises in debut as SEC warns on digital money
Bitcoin experienced some big swings but finished higher in its debut on a major exchange Monday, while a leading US securities regulator warned investors about the risks of cryptocurrencies.
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 01:00:00
S Korea stays above the bitcoin frenzy
SOUTH Korea, an emerging market for trading in cryptocurrencies, is likely to remain out of the global race to sell bitcoin futures to investors.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:12:02
N. Korean hackers target bitcoin market: report
The bitcoin market is becoming a target of hackers backed by North Korea as the value of the digital currency continues to soar, a British broadcaster reported.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:40:40
Bitcoin makes muted stock exchange debut at $15,000
Cryptocurrency Bitcoin made its debut on a major bourse Sunday, opening at $15,000 per unit at the Chicago board options exchange.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:12:36
Bitcoin makes stock exchange debut at $15,000
Controversial cryptocurrency Bitcoin made its debut on a major exchange Sunday, opening at $15,000 per unit at the Chicago board options exchange.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:00:00
With bitcoin shooting past $14,000, the establishment is vying to get in on the game
Bitcoin, the virtual digital currency which uses a public electronic ledger system to log every transaction and an advanced “mining” system which keeps a finite number of bitcoins available, thereby increasing their value, is again on fire.
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 15:29:38
Coin chapel a tribute to late King
LOYAL SUBJECTS of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej have pooled their resources to gather one-baht and 10-baht coins to decorate a chapel in a show of love for the late monarch.
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:09:07
Bitcoin surges above $16,000 as concerns mount
Bitcoin flirted with $17,000 on Thursday, triggering a warning the cryptocurrency was like a "train with no brakes" and prompting fresh concern about its looming launch on mainstream markets.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:23:41
Bitcoin defies bubble fears and smashes $12,000, hits new record
Bitcoin smashed through the $12,000 barrier for the first time Wednesday, extending the virtual currency's stratospheric rise to new records as it gears up to take its place on mainstream markets.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 01:00:00
World Science Forum looks at bitcoin phenomenon
THE World Science Forum (WSF) Jordan took place in the Middle East for the first time, from November 7-10. It was the largest-ever gathering of scientists in the region and brought together over 3,000 delegates from over 120 countries, under the theme “Science for Peace.”