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Weibo’s Ban of Binance and TRON Accounts Questions China’s New Crypto Policy

Weibo, a Chinese microblogging social media platform, has banned accounts of Binance and TRON, two major crypto entities. The initial reason given for this blockage is “violation of laws and regulation” by the platforms. No further details are provided.Interestingly, the Weibo accounts of Binance CEO and TRON Foundation founder, Zhao

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BlockShow Asia, Bitcoin Crash Warning, India Delays Crypto Ban: Hodler’s Digest, Nov. 11–17

Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link.Top Stories This WeekBlockShow Asia 2019: Binance’s CZ speaks

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‘Bullish for Bitcoin’ — China Scraps Plans to Ban Cryptocurrency Mining

Bitcoin (BTC) mining will not face a state crackdown in China, authorities have confirmed in new official documents. As noted by Blockstream CSO Samson Mow and others on Nov. 6, mining no longer features on a list of industries Beijing considers undesirable. “Bullish for Bitcoin”The change came via a new

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Huobi Global’s Ban on U.S. Customers Could Rattle Huobi Token (HT)

Huobi Global will disable the accounts of U.S.-based customers. HBUS welcomes Huobi Global’s users. The move could impact the price of Huobi Token (HT). Huobi Global announced Monday it will freeze the accounts of its U.S. customers in order to comply with domestic regulations. The move could have severe implications for Huobi Token (HT),

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Supreme Court of India Postpones Cryptocurrency Ban Hearing to November

The Supreme Court of India has postponed a hearing that would consider the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) ban on providing services to cryptocurrency-related business.In an Oct. 16 session on the ban that prohibits banks and financial institutions from providing digital currency-related services, the court shifted the date of

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Coinshares Urges Customers to Fight UK Regulator’s Ban on Crypto ETNs

The United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is proposing to ban cryptocurrency exchange-traded notes (ETNs) — but Coinshares, a U.K.-based regulated public exchange, disagrees with that proposal.Claims of insufficient evidence In a Sept. 23 letter on its website, Coinshares claimed the FCA has not provided enough evidence to justify the proposed

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US E-Cigarette Ban Stokes Fears Trump Could Target Bitcoin

Bitcoin (BTC) proponents are again mulling the chances of the United States banning cryptocurrency as lawmakers move to outlaw flavored e-cigarettes. E-cigarettes: Washington “clears market”The sudden restrictions, which both the White House and the Food and Drug Administration confirmed on Sept. 12, mean e-cigarettes will disappear from the U.S. market

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