CoinPayments is now a visible payment option for Shopify customers at check-out, and vendors can choose to get paid in BSV, among other digital currencies.
While the list names some of China’s largest companies, there are also a number of startups involved in crypto wallets, public chains, and mining pools.
Messaging app WhatsApp is in discussion with a number of local partners on proposals that would see the firm introduce mobile payment services in Indonesia.
Traders with a Rakuten ID and a bank account associated with their account are now invited to begin signing up for the service, which will combine crypto exchange and wallet functionality.
Chinese e-retailer JD.com will be setting up a blockchain research lab in cooperation with two universities.
ecommerce giant Rakuten said that it had decided to acquire a cryptocurrency exchange in Japan, called Everybody's Bitcoin, to continue diversifying its interests and thus also entering the crypto space.
Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com has announced it is planning to launch asset-backed securities powered by blockchain.
At the CoinGeek Conference in Hong Kong, SBI Bits’ Jerry Chan explains how Bitcoin’s role as a medium of exchange is critical to its acceptance as a store of value.
Two Alibabas are at war: Chinese e-Commerce giant Alibaba.com is suing Dubai-based Alibabacoin Foundation, which launched and raised over $3.5 million through an ICO.
Online shopping platform Taobao has prohibited stores from promoting ICOs, cryptocurrencies, and other related goods and services.
The Beijing-based e-commerce giant has teamed up with meat merchant InterAgri to employ blockchain tech and track down their meat supply.