Tags : Asia

Bitcoin

Crypto bets via Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP are fueling illegal gambling

The acceptance of top cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and XRP on gambling sites are part of the reason why illegal online gambling is rising in Asia, a report from the Asian Racing Federation (ARF) said earlier this week. Macau’s famed ‘junkets’—businesses that act as middlemen for Chinese high-rollers who make up half the city’s gambling […]Read More

Regulation

Ripple says no trouble in Asia despite SEC lawsuit

Ripple, the blockchain-based payments firm, is in trouble with US authorities but says its Asian business remains unaffected. Ripple going strong Payments firm Ripple claims it has not experienced any unwanted circumstances in the Asia Pacific region despite being pursued by the US Securities and Exchange Commission, as per a report today by Reuters. Ripple […]Read More