The government of Israel has decided to treat digital currencies like bitcoin as assets instead of foreign currencies for the purpose of taxation.
Authorities in Russia say they do not see any threats—yet—from the use of digital currencies in the country, Russian news agency TASS.
The price of bitcoin fell on Wednesday following news that the PBOC has launched spot checks on digital currency exchanges in Beijing and Shanghai.
Murgio, operator of defunct Coin.mx, has ended his involvement in the probe of the massive JPMorgan Chase hack by pleading guilty to charges of conspiracy,
It may take at least 2 more years before bitcoin becomes regulated in China. That was the estimated given by Bobby Lee, founder & CEO of BTC China.
The recent spike in the price of popular digital currency bitcoin has caught the ever-watchful eye of China’s central.
Bitcoin's dramatic rally came to an abrupt end on Thursday, when it fell by as much as 23 percent—the steepest drop since 2014.
Risk-averse traders, who have given up on the weakening Chinese yuan, have pushed bitcoin to a new all-time high. Bitcoin’s price reached $1,140.64
Jeffrey Berns, LA-based lawyer who attempted to block the U.S. IRS from issuing a “John Doe” summons on bitcoin wallet service Coinbase is back in court.
The popular digital currency kicked off the new year by jumping 2.5% to $1,022 on Europe-based Bitstamp exchange on Sunday—it’s highest since Dec 2013.