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MAS warns that Bitcoin Loophole likely a scam

Business 1 August 2019

MAS warns that Bitcoin Loophole likely a scam

Bitcoin Loophole continues to get called out for its scamming ways, this time by Singapore authorities

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Monetary Authority of Singapore mulls new virtual bank licensing scheme

Business 8 May 2019

Monetary Authority of Singapore mulls new virtual bank licensing scheme

Singapore’s de facto central bank is reportedly weighing up a scheme that would allow digital-only banks to obtain a license in the country.

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Canada, Singapore central banks trial cross-border blockchain payments

Business 3 May 2019

Canada, Singapore central banks trial cross-border blockchain payments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore has teamed up with the Bank of Canada, linking their existing experimental blockchain infrastructure to facilitate the pilot transaction.

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Singapore scammers use fake government approval to lure investors

Business 31 January 2019

Singapore scammers use fake government approval to lure investors

Authorities in Singapore have warned the public not to be misled by companies that are fraudulently claiming the government has officially adopted a digital currency.

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Singapore’s new payment services regulations include crypto coverage

Business 20 November 2018

Singapore’s new payment services regulations include crypto coverage

Singapore is proactively working to implement changes that will foster a positive environment in which cryptocurrencies can flourish in the country.

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Regulator seeks to ‘bring together’ Singapore’s crypto operators, banks

Business 15 October 2018

Regulator seeks to ‘bring together’ Singapore’s crypto operators, banks

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has taken it upon itself to “bring together” cryptocurrency companies and the banks, following complaints from crypto operators about the difficulties in setting up bank accounts in the sovereign city state.

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Singapore set to receive first fiat-to-crypto exchange

Business 10 October 2018

Singapore set to receive first fiat-to-crypto exchange

The Singapore's first fiat-to-cryptocurrency exchange, EurekaPro, is already accepting beta testers and over 8,000 individuals signed up the first week the testing was offered.

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Monetary Authority of Singapore warns investors of yet another crypto scam

Business 20 September 2018

Monetary Authority of Singapore warns investors of yet another crypto scam

Another day, yet another crypto scam—this time, in the form of a website, which, according to the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), falsely represents comments from MAS chairman and the country’s Deputy Prime Minister, Tharman Shanmugaratnam.

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Singapore central bank issues new warning on BTC investments

Business 20 December 2017

Singapore central bank issues new warning on BTC investments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore has stepped up its warnings over SegWit1x (BTC), in the latest caution by the global banking institution.

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Singaporean dollar gets a blockchain token upgrade

Business 23 November 2017

Singaporean dollar gets a blockchain token upgrade

Singapore is in on the blockchain race.

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