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Singapore VC Firm Launches $10 Million Fund for Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Startups

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Singapore VC Firm Launches $10 Million Fund for Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Startups

A Singapore-based venture capital firm, Golden Gate Ventures, made an announcement via Reuters on August 10, 2018, that the company is primed to establish a $10 million fund to invest in blockchain and cryptocurrency startups. A Budding Partnership The new fund, dubbed “LuneX,” will primarily be used for investment in budding crypto and blockchain-based companies, including crypto token exchanges, security…

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Singapore Airlines Frequent Flyer Program Launches Digital Wallet Linked to Air Miles

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Singapore Airlines Frequent Flyer Program Launches Digital Wallet Linked to Air Miles

KrisFlyer, the flyer program of Singapore Airlines, has launched the world’s first ever digital wallet to store air miles. A press release on the Singapore Air website on July 24, 2018, revealed that KrisPay would kick off with 18 merchants across different categories, with more to be added as time goes on. Island-Wide Coverage According to the press release, the…

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Pro-Crypto Nations Fast becoming Fintech and Blockchain Superpowers

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Pro-Crypto Nations Fast becoming Fintech and Blockchain Superpowers

While many nations are apprehensive of the magical disruptions that cryptocurrencies could pose to their existing financial structures, these five countries have started living in the future by formulating non-draconian laws that support the growth of the burgeoning crypto industry. Belarus The Eastern European nation in March 2018 stated the implementation of a decree that gave legal backing to cryptocurrency…

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Messaging Giant Line to Open Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore

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Messaging Giant Line to Open Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore

Japanese messaging behemoth Line, which has over 500 million installs on Play Store, is set to open a new cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore to service the worldwide market excluding the US and Japan. Bitbox and Line’s Blockchain Ambitions Announcing the launch of the exchange, Line-backed “BitBox” is set to open in July 2018, initially handling a list of over 30…

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Singapore May Soon Set Up a Framework for Decentralized Crypto-Exchanges

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Singapore May Soon Set Up a Framework for Decentralized Crypto-Exchanges

Surging forward in creating an optimum business environment for cryptocurrency and blockchain companies, Singapore looks primed to replicate its success with the traditional finance sector, by becoming a digital asset hub. Current Regulations ‘Outdated’ As per an official report on May 24, 2018, the island country’s central bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), is drafting changes to the existing…

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Bitcoin Banknotes of Low Value Launched in Singapore

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Bitcoin Banknotes of Low Value Launched in Singapore

The sovereign city-state Singapore is going to be the first country to issue bitcoin (BTC) banknotes or smart notes for hardware storage. Tangem, the company behind the notes, announced the launch on May 3 at the Megafash Suntec City store in the island nation. Tangem’s banknotes are available in lower denominations of 0.01 and 0.05 BTC. At current bitcoin prices,…

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Singapore: No Reason to Ban Cryptocurrency Trading

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Singapore: No Reason to Ban Cryptocurrency Trading

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has concluded that cryptocurrency is not the monster other states have sought to quell, and has acknowledged cryptocurrency use and trading as an emergent phenomenon. Wait-and-see in citizens best interest Tharman Shanmugaratnam, the Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore, acknowledged that there is an internationally-growing number of cryptocurrencies in the market, with many having new…

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Charting The ICO Regulatory Dance: Are Japan and Singapore Next?

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Charting The ICO Regulatory Dance: Are Japan and Singapore Next?

News of China’s blanket ban on ICOs continues to reverberate through the global cryptocurrency community. On the heels of this groundbreaking development, financial oversight groups in Japan and Singapore are now looking to establish guidelines on how ICOs should be regulated, with the former also intensifying the oversight of bitcoin exchanges. China has discovered that banning ICO’s outright is a…

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Coinsilium Invests in Blockchain-Based Professional Network Indorse

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Coinsilium Invests in Blockchain-Based Professional Network Indorse

Singaporean blockchain startups are continuing to attract more investors to this emerging sector. On June 9, early-stage startup accelerator Coinsilium announced a SGD$100,000 ($72,500) investment in Singaporean blockchain-based Linkedin-like professional network Indorse. According to the official press release, the deal was secured with the issuance of a convertible loan which granted Coinsilium an undisclosed number of the native tokens of…

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Singaporean Polytechnic to Issue Diplomas on the Blockchain

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Singaporean Polytechnic to Issue Diplomas on the Blockchain

Singapore-based Ngee Ann Polytechnic announced that it is trialing the issuance of diplomas using distributed ledger technology in co-operation with blockchain startup Attores. The Ngee Ann Polytechnic is, therefore, the first higher education institute in Singapore to embrace blockchain technology in this way. The blockchain pilot is part of the institute’s smart initiatives, which are the educational facility’s contribution to…

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