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Explainer: Central bank digital currencies – edging toward reality?

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LONDON (Reuters) – Central banks are looking at creating their own digital currencies – a stark contrast to the ethos of cryptocurrencies that seek to subvert mainstream authority over... Read More

China’s digital currency will kick off ‘horse race’: central bank official

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s digital currency will create a “horse race” when it is launched as commercial banks and other institutions compete to provide the best services using... Read More

‘Girls Do Porn’ coverup? Police ‘ignored’ reports of rape & harassment by women tricked by infamous XXX website owners

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Police failed to respond to complaints by women who said they were victimized by the operators of the Girls Do Porn website, made as far back as 2015. The... Read More

Alarmed by Libra, EU to look into issuing public digital currency: draft

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Central Bank should consider issuing a public digital currency, an EU draft document said, after plans by Facebook to introduce a private one met... Read More

OneCoin lawyer on trial for role in ‘crypto-scam’

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The trial of a US lawyer accused of laundering some of the proceeds from the OneCoin cryptocurrency “scam” has begun in New York. Mark Scott is accused of routing... Read More

China calls for businesses to shut down e-cigarette online shops

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s tobacco regulator on Friday issued a notice asking e-commerce platforms and businesses to shut online stores that sell electronic cigarette products, in a move aimed... Read More

UPDATE 1-China calls for businesses to shut down e-cigarette online shops

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s tobacco regulator on Friday issued a notice asking e-commerce platforms and businesses to shut online stores that sell electronic cigarette products, in a move aimed... Read More

Beijing’s backing could tip scales in race for blockchain supremacy, industry figures say

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LONDON (Reuters) – Calls by China’s president to put blockchain at the heart of the country’s innovation could tip the scales toward Beijing in the global race to lead... Read More

Crypto contradiction: Boom Bust explores how governments try to control cryptocurrencies that were not meant to be regulated

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China’s Central Bank has unveiled plans to roll out its own digital currency, which will be called DCEP (Digital currency Electronic Payment). Beijing has been working on the project... Read More

Global insurers face quiet strain from hacker ransom demands

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global insurers that cover cyberattacks are facing more claims related to ransom-demanding hackers who cripple businesses’ technology systems, and only stop after receiving substantial payments.... Read More