China

China has been an important player in the cryptocurrency ecosystem, sprouting a number of active cryptocurrency exchanges and hosting a significant volume of Bitcoin mining operations. The recent crackdown on trading and mining by the Chinese government, however, created tension in the global cryptocurrency market.

 

Alex MorrisAlex Morris

Bitcoin Price Rally Caused Huge Increase in Mining Difficulty

The mining industry is slowly getting back on its feet after Bitcoin reached its highest price in nine months   
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Bitcoin Price Rally Caused Huge Increase in Mining Difficulty
Alex MorrisAlex Morris

Donald Trump Could Be Responsible for Bitcoin Price Surge

Make Bitcoin reach $20,000 again! Was the US-China trade war the main reason for BTC’s most recent rally?  
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Donald Trump Could Be Responsible for Bitcoin Price Surge
Yuri MolchanYuri Molchan

WeChat Shuts Down Crypto Trading as China Continues with Crypto Ban

The Chinese messaging service powered by Tencent has changed its policy to prohibit merchants from conducting any financial activities related to crypto
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WeChat Shuts Down Crypto Trading as China Continues with Crypto Ban
Alex MorrisAlex Morris

Bitcoin Mining Ban in China: What Can’t Be Controlled Must Be Banned, No Connection to Environment

China is considering banning Bitcoin miners, citing environmental issues as the reason; in reality the situation is different, writes Forbes
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Bitcoin Mining Ban in China: What Can’t Be Controlled Must Be Banned, No Connection to Environment
Alex MorrisAlex Morris

Here's Another Reason Why Bitcoin’s Price Might Skyrocket

China treats Bitcoin as something you shouldn’t touch with a bargepole, but that could be a good thing
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Here's Another Reason Why Bitcoin’s Price Might Skyrocket