70 japanese companies form consortium to launch yen based digital currency

70 Japanese Companies Form Consortium to Launch Yen-based Digital Currency

In a bid to launch a new yen-based digital currency in 2022, about 70 Japanese companies have come together to form a consortium. The association which has some of the…

fujitsu affiliate to pilot blockchain pay platform

Fujitsu Affiliate to Pilot Blockchain Pay Platform

Source: AdobeStock/Panama The Japanese IT giant Fujitsu is to embark on a blockchain technology-powered payment project at a major new commercial center in the city of Saitama, some 30km from…

cardanos project catalyst allocates funds to dcspark for improving ecosystem

Cardano’s Project Catalyst allocates funds to dcSpark for improving ecosystem

Cardano’s Project Catalyst is a matter of some intrigue: a decentralized fund of about $1 billion meant to be voted upon and allocated to those with proposals to improve the…

boj executive says japan will favor a plain cbdc design

BOJ Executive Says Japan Will Favor a Plain CBDC Design

An executive of the Bank of Japan (BOJ) said that Japan’s proposed central bank digital currency (CBDC) will be a simple design and one that can be used alongside existing…

heres how the mt gox case in japan may make new crypto millionaires

Here’s How the Mt. Gox Case In Japan May Make New Crypto Millionaires

As per recent reports, the bankruptcy case against the exchange platform Mt. Gox will conclude next month. About $6 B worth of BTC might get distributed to recipients worldwide, especially…

sbi acquired taotao exchange in japan relists

SBI-acquired TaoTao exchange in Japan relists XRP

Even though XRP’s status is under SEC’s scrutiny in the United States, the asset was embraced by Ripple Labs’ major partner, the SBI Group located in Japan. Due to this…