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Singapore could be considering eliminating the GST on crypto

Business 8 July 2019

Singapore could be considering eliminating the GST on crypto

The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore has prepared drafted regulations that details the country’s goods and services tax in relation to crypto transactions.

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sgCarMart providing Singapore customers used cars data

Tech 8 July 2019

sgCarMart providing Singapore customers used cars data

Meeting a huge demand, sgCarMart’s Ocean Protocol hopes to shine a light on the used car market of Singapore.

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Hacked Singapore crypto exchange Bitrue loses $5M in user assets

Business 28 June 2019

Hacked Singapore crypto exchange Bitrue loses $5M in user assets

Bitrue lost over 9.3 million XRP and 2.5 million Cardano (ADA) after hackers gained access to funds stored in a hot wallet environment.

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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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Singapore graduates to start receiving blockchain-based certificates

Tech 7 May 2019

Singapore graduates to start receiving blockchain-based certificates

Beginning 2019, graduates from 18 educational institutes in Singapore will receive blockchain-verified certificates.

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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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2 charged in Singapore over promotion of crypto fraud OneCoin

Business 11 April 2019

2 charged in Singapore over promotion of crypto fraud OneCoin

Police said the scam roped in new participants with promotional tokens which could be used to mine for OneCoin, a practice which is expressly prohibited under pyramid selling laws.

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Binance gearing up to launch office in Singapore

Business 5 April 2019

Binance gearing up to launch office in Singapore

Binance is launching its new office in Singapore later this month, Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao announced on his Twitter feed.

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Singapore’s ‘Bitcoin trial’ rules in favor of market maker

Business 15 March 2019

Singapore’s ‘Bitcoin trial’ rules in favor of market maker

The case involves a market maker and cryptocurrency exchange, where orders were made and actually reversed by cryptocurrency exchange Quione.

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Singapore wealth fund ‘secretly invested’ in Coinbase: report

Business 1 March 2019

Singapore wealth fund ‘secretly invested’ in Coinbase: report

GIC Pte, the sovereign wealth fund of Singapore, is reported to have been involved in a $300 million funding round held by cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase in October 2018.

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Universities in Scotland, Singapore work to improve blockchain technology

Business 28 February 2019

Universities in Scotland, Singapore work to improve blockchain technology

Universities in both Singapore and Scotland announced new initiatives to research and improve on blockchain technology.

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Jimmy Nguyen on ‘The Great Reset’: Bitcoin SV is ‘global public ledger of the future’

Events 18 February 2019

Jimmy Nguyen on ‘The Great Reset’: Bitcoin SV is ‘global public ledger of the future’

Jimmy Nguyen, founding president of the bComm Association, was on hand at Faiā's "The Great Reset" event in Singapore, to explain why Bitcoin SV exists and what it has accomplished, as well as the story behind “the great reset.”

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