February 06, 2023 | 15:21
While cryptocurrency exchange providers must go through a stringent selection process to obtain a licence in Singapore, with the same upcoming in Hong Kong, exchanges like Binance or Remitano can freely operate in Vietnam without a financial service provider licence, and investors who make capital gains on crypto do not have to pay any taxes.
December 13, 2022 | 16:02
Disgraced cryptocurrency tycoon Sam Bankman-Fried was arrested Monday in the Bahamas at the request of the United States, according to US officials seeking to charge him after the spectacular collapse of his FTX platform.
May 11, 2022 | 08:18
Many barriers still make blockchain and non-fungible tokens difficult to develop and greatly affect investment prospects.
April 22, 2022 | 09:00
Cryptocurrency, blockchain, non-fungible tokens (NFT) – these are terms that are now widely discussed in every major economic sector, including in the entertainment and video game industry. Globally, NFT gaming has received much attention, with Vietnam’s tech-savvy youngsters pioneering some of the most popular products.
April 11, 2022 | 13:06
Four years ago, fried-chicken chain KFC tweeted from its Canadian account that it would accept bitcoin as payment for its "buckets".
April 10, 2022 | 19:51
Google searches for “cryptocurrency” increased sharply in recent years as Vietnamese sought investment channels, especially during the pandemic with social distancing measures in place, which forced people to stay home.
January 14, 2022 | 10:00
The expansion of digital and virtual assets, such as cryptocurrency and in-game assets, has been exacerbated by the participation of renowned funds, with significant deals already in place. The sector, however, is still a long way from being fully operational due to a massive legal gap.
November 02, 2021 | 08:05
Steven Jacob, foreign associate and Thai Gia Han, junior associate from Indochine Counsel shared about cryptocurrency legislation in Vietnam.
August 16, 2021 | 10:53
Vietnam posted the highest adoption rate of crypto among the latest survey of 27 countries across the world.
June 30, 2021 | 23:29
Vietnam's latest initiatives on promoting blockchain and studying cryptocurrency application are expected to spark huge interest in the country's potential cryptocurrency future.
June 24, 2021 | 10:00
The popularity of cryptocurrency has drawn outsize interest in Vietnam as investors and regulators are keen on a potential central bank digital currency.
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 | 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.
November 12, 2019 | 15:59
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) is working on a new decree to regulate cryptocurrency.
July 13, 2019 | 08:49
A Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange said Friday (Jul 12) it had halted all services after losing cryptocurrency worth more than US$32 million in the latest apparent hack involving virtual money.