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More than 10% of global working-age internet users own crypto
The findings of a broad global survey of internet users aged 16-64 revealed cryptocurrencies are more than just “catching on.”
No more crypto tax in Thailand
Thailand’s government has been forced to cancel its 15% crypto tax regime.
Thailand all set to regulate cryptocurrency as means of payment
Thai authorities will be closely monitoring the usage of cryptocurrency as means of payment for goods and services, gauging its impact on the country's financial ecosystem.
Crypto traders to pay 15% of their gains as tax in Thailand
Thailand has revealed a new crypto tax regime that would see players in the space pay 15% of crypto tax gains.
Thailand’s small entrepreneurs tapped into lucrative Bitcoin mining–buying up rigs from China
Small investors in Thailand are putting unused mining rigs from China to use.
Why Thailand’s oldest bank is bullish on DeFi [EXCLUSIVE]
Following the ReDeFiNE Tomorrow virtual conference, SCB 10X revealed future plans for DeFi/traditional finance integration.
Thai SEC orders exchanges to delist Dogecoin, Shiba Inu, NFTs, and ‘fan’ tokens
Authorities said such offerings had “no clear substance” or “underlying value” and gave local exchanges 29 days to delist the tokens.
Thailand’s SEC looks to regulate the issuance of DeFi tokens
The volatile launch of a new Thai yield farming platform has drawn the regulator's attention to DeFi.
Thailand mandates ‘in-person’ KYC for crypto traders
The country is introducing stricter laws for crypto businesses as it embraces the space.
110-year-old Thai bank SCB taps into DeFi project Band Protocol
DeFi projects have enjoyed massive growth over the past year. And some institutions don’t want to be left behind.
Thailand’s OmiseGo rebrands to OMG Network, Tether releases USDT noting Ethereum issues
Late on June 1, Thailand’s high-flying OmiseGo rebranded to OMG Network.
Thailand’s largest commercial bank redacts statement on integrating Ripple’s XRP
The Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), the largest commercial bank in Thailand, retracted a statement about using Ripple’s XRP token.
Purported Crypto Cloud Mining Ponzi Reported to Thai Police, 140 Victims Allegedly Scammed Out of $1.3 Million
Thirty people in Bangkok filed complaints with Thailand’s Technology Crime Suppression Division after they were allegedly scammed by cryptocurrency cloud mining company CryptoMining.Farm, the Bangkok Post reported.
Elevated Returns and Securitize Make a Security Token Push in Thailand
Elevated Returns, a pioneer of Trophy Real estate Tokenization, has recently announced a partnership with Securitize, a compliance platform, and protocol for issuing and managing digital securities on the blockchain.
Thailand’s Democrat Party Holds First Ever Election Vote with Blockchain Technology
Thailand’s main opposition Democrat Party has become the first in the world to use blockchain technology in a live electronic voting system involving more than 120,000 voters for its primary election, Zcoin announced in a press release on November 13.
Thailand’s SEC Warns Investors Against Unregistered ICO Investment Risk
Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a warning to investors against putting their money into initial coin offerings (ICOs) that are not recognized and authorized by the SEC.
RippleNet to Make it Easier for Thai Workers to Send Money Home
Remittance payments are part of many foreign workers’ daily lives; however, traditional systems can be slow and costly.
OmiseGO Announces Release of OMG Network Repo and Tesuji Plasma Progress
Ethereum-based payment platform OmiseGO announced a major step forward in the quest for DLT scalability, releasing an early alpha of a Plasma-based scaling solution that may potentially increase the transaction capacity of the OMG network.