Category Archives: 09 – Countries

Impuesto al bitcoin: el Gobierno apunta a captar parte de sus ganancias

La reforma impositiva gravará con el 15% la renta obtenida con la compra y venta de criptomonedas. Hay dudas.

Source: Impuesto al bitcoin: el Gobierno apunta a captar parte de sus ganancias

Detienen a 21 implicados en fraude minero con ether que afectó a más de 18.000 inversionistas | CriptoNoticias – Bitcoin, Blockchain y criptomonedas

Autoridades de Corea del Sur detuvieron a 21 personas involucradas con el fraude de la compañía minera Mining Max LLC. Más de 18.000 inversionistas de diferentes países se vieron afectados.

Source: Detienen a 21 implicados en fraude minero con ether que afectó a más de 18.000 inversionistas | CriptoNoticias – Bitcoin, Blockchain y criptomonedas

Belarus Government Cuts Taxes For Crypto Businesses – CoinDesk

The government of Belarus has passed new statutes aimed in part at encouraging the development of companies around cryptocurrency and blockchain.

Source: Belarus Government Cuts Taxes For Crypto Businesses – CoinDesk

Bitcoin is Trading at a 40% Premium in Africa – Here’s Why – Bitcoin News

This week bitcoin surpassed $19,000 on global exchanges, with the exception of one continent – Africa. Customers of the world’s second largest and second most populous continent were already paying that much per coin back in November. Prices at Africa’s Golix.com exchange have been 40% higher than the rest of the word for months. Now […]

Source: Bitcoin is Trading at a 40% Premium in Africa – Here’s Why – Bitcoin News

India’s Tax Authority Wants a Chunk of Your Bitcoin Profits

While India’s central bank warns citizens against investing in bitcoin, the country’s central tax agency is keen on taxing transactions and investments.

Source: India’s Tax Authority Wants a Chunk of Your Bitcoin Profits

South Korea Pushes Ripple Price Up 71%, Banks in Japan Conduct Trials

The South Korean cryptocurrency market has pushed the Ripple price up 71 percent over the past 24 hours, triggered by Ripple blockchain payment trials

Source: South Korea Pushes Ripple Price Up 71%, Banks in Japan Conduct Trials

South Korea Imposes Six Conditions for Crypto Exchanges to Operate – Bitcoin News

The government of South Korea is preparing a bill which attempts to prohibit all transactions involving cryptocurrencies including bitcoin unless they take place through exchanges that meet six conditions.

Source: South Korea Imposes Six Conditions for Crypto Exchanges to Operate – Bitcoin News

South Korean Banks Drop Crypto Accounts as Government Plans a Ban – Bitcoin News

South Korean regulators have announced a plan to ban banks from activities involving cryptocurrencies, prompting major banks in the country to declare they will no longer issue accounts required for crypto trading. South Korea’s top bitcoin exchanges are all affected including Bithumb, Coinone, and Korbit. Banks that have made announcements include Shinhan Bank, Korea Development Bank, and Industrial Bank of Korea.

Source: South Korean Banks Drop Crypto Accounts as Government Plans a Ban – Bitcoin News

China’s Official Press Agency: 107 Altcoins Under Investigation for Financial Crimes – Bitcoin News

China’s official press agency Xinhua news reported that nationwide public security organs this year have cracked down on 107 forms of knock-off altcoins.

Source: China’s Official Press Agency: 107 Altcoins Under Investigation for Financial Crimes – Bitcoin News

South Korean Financial Regulators Ban Bitcoin Futures Trading – Bitcoin News

Tokyo Financial Exchange

Source: South Korean Financial Regulators Ban Bitcoin Futures Trading – Bitcoin News