Latest News Of China Tag
Tech 22 May 2019
China’s e-commerce firm JD.com has applied for 200 blockchain patents
JD.com, also known as Jingdong and formerly as 360Buy, is one of the leading blockchain patents applicants in the world, and is leading the way in Chinese blockchain patents.
Tech 20 May 2019
Is China banning Bitcoin mining?
The draft proposal from China’s economic planning commission, which labels bitcoin mining as an industry that needs to be “eliminated," sparks undesirable attention to the global mining industry.
Business 8 May 2019
New WeChat payment policy outlaws crypto transactions
The Chinese social media giant reportedly states that users who continue to transact in cryptocurrencies on the platform will have their user accounts terminated.
Business 3 May 2019
TenCent’s healthcare startup Waterdrop achieves $1 billion valuation
Waterdrop, which hopes uses blockchain technology to allow users to crowdfund for healthcare, has recently hit the unicorn mark.
Business 25 April 2019
Chinese regulator turns to blockchain for cross-border trade finance
The State Administration of Foreign Exchange in China is trialing a trade finance platform powered by blockchain, in the latest move from a centralized agency towards embracing the technology.
Business 24 April 2019
Crypto mining losses wipe 90% off Chinese construction firm’s value
A listed construction firm in China has been exposed as operating a secret crypto mining business, after it was reportedly sold at a heavy discount after substantial losses.
Business 23 April 2019
China’s launches its first blockchain notary in Beijing
Meta: A new blockchain notary service marks the beginning of a new era of the development of the notarial certificate and the official opening of the blockchain notary service.
Business 9 April 2019
China considers discouraging future Bitcoin mining
China’s National Development and Reform Commission has drafted a proposal that would discourage future Bitcoin mining.
Business 4 April 2019
197 blockchain companies granted permission to operate in China
China’s Cyberspace Administration approved the operations of 197 blockchain technology companies to have complete authority to operate within the country.
Tech 2 April 2019
World playing catch-up to China in blockchain projects
China has 25% of the world’s currently in development blockchain projects, but it still hasn’t unleashed an application that’s caught notice yet.
Tech 8 March 2019
Alibaba to use blockchain technology to protect supply chain
Alibaba announced on Wednesday that they would be working on their own blockchain solution to closely monitor their supply chains, a move that has been necessitated as the company has moved beyond its own borders.
Tech 6 March 2019
Crypto mining recovery emerges amid expectations of cheaper energy
Following some 18 months of challenging trading, some indicators are now showing outlook for the cryptocurrency sector turning more positive.