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FIA officials held for facilitating suspect in hiding cryptocurrency accounts

ISLAMABAD: Two Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) officials have been arrested and booked over their alleged role in helping a terror suspect in concealing his...

SECP considers regulating virtual assets worth over €7 billion worldwide

While full scale of virtual currencies' misuse, provided reluctance to regulate it, is unknown, its global market value has reportedly exceeded €7 billion: SECP

Crypto assets don’t pose a risk – yet: study

PARIS: Virtual currencies and so-called crypto assets do not, yet, pose a systemic risk, the body which makes recommendations about the financial system said...

Belarus adopts crypto-currency law to attract foreign investors

MINSK: Belarus has legalised transactions in crypto-currencies, part of a drive to foster private sector growth and attract foreign investment by liberalising parts of...

Things to know about ‘mysterious digital currency’ Bitcoin

TOKYO: Mark Karpeles, the former CEO of collapsed Bitcoin exchange MtGox, went on trial in Tokyo on charges stemming from the disappearance of hundreds...

Bitcoin not money, judge rules in victory for backers

NEW YORK: Bitcoin, a Florida judge says, is not real money. Ironically, that could provide a boost to use of the crypto-currency which has remained in the shadows of the financial system.