May 20, 2021 | 21:18
European stock markets recovered a bit Thursday from slumps the previous day, with investors comforted by brighter economic outlooks and easing coronavirus concerns, analysts said.
April 14, 2021 | 11:00
Bitcoin hit a record high above $62,000 Tuesday as the cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase prepares to launch shares on Wall Street.
February 19, 2021 | 16:07
Bitcoin has enjoyed a record-breaking week after electric carmaker Tesla and Wall Street finance giants sparked a goldrush for the world's most popular virtual currency, but bubble fears persist.
November 18, 2020 | 10:55
Bitcoin rallied Tuesday for the second consecutive day, gaining $1,500 to approach an all-time high in a market that is now ready to take on risk.
November 12, 2020 | 10:00
The roundtable themed "Calling the right shots in the new normal" is taking place at the headquarters of VIR this morning.
November 09, 2020 | 10:00
It has been a little over 10 years since blockchain technology and Bitcoin exploded into the public domain but, apart from making a few cryptocurrency miners rich beyond belief, the expected transformation of the world as we know it has yet to materialise. Why has the promised technological rapture not done so – and more importantly, will it ever?
November 09, 2020 | 07:04
Global market fluctuations, as well as mainstream organisations and central banks’ ambition to launch digital currencies, are seen as an endorsement for crypto asset activities, while gold is meanwhile still proving its glitter as a safe-haven investment worldwide.
January 06, 2020 | 16:00
So far, we have taken a fairly general look at the history of money; the concept of Bitcoin as "digital gold"; and a number of macroeconomic forces that shape the global economy.
November 27, 2018 | 09:36
LONDON: European stock markets rallied on Monday (Nov 26) after Britain sealed a Brexit deal with the EU and as Italy said it could cut its budget deficit.
October 23, 2018 | 11:52
Bitcoin may be the fraud of the century, depending on whom you believe, or it could be a gold mine for early adopters.
August 04, 2018 | 10:52
The New York Stock Exchange's parent company announced plans on Friday (Aug 3) to launch a bitcoin trading platform and partner with Starbucks on a digital currency payment app.
June 21, 2018 | 09:16
Hackers stole more than US$30 million worth of cryptocurrencies from South Korea's top bitcoin exchange, sending the unit's price falling around the world on Wednesday (Jun 20).
June 11, 2018 | 14:07
Cryptocurrencies plunged in Asia on Monday (Jun 11) after a hack on a South Korean exchange sparked fresh concerns about the safety of the digital units.
June 06, 2018 | 11:13
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has proposed to temporarily halt the import of bitcoin mining machines to improve the management of bitcoin and cryptocurrency transactions.
April 12, 2018 | 11:04
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a directive strengthening the management of activities related to bitcoin and other virtual currencies.