India

The Indian government has been slow in taking a clear position on cryptocurrency, leading to confusion and frustration within its crypto community. Despite this, 2017 saw a great deal of growth in the Indian market.

Alex MorrisAlex Morris

Tech Mahindra Announces Partnership with Samsung’s Blockchain Arm

Tech Mahindra, a leading Indian provider of DLT business solutions, partners with Samsung SDS, which wishes to expand into India’s market of open ledger tech
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Tech Mahindra Announces Partnership with Samsung’s Blockchain Arm
Yuri MolchanYuri Molchan

Bitcoin to Be Allowed or Banned in India? Court’s Decision Due in Four Weeks: Unconfirmed Report

Two days ago, the Supreme Court of India gave the Union of India four weeks to finally produce a policy regarding Bitcoin and other crypto
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Bitcoin to Be Allowed or Banned in India? Court’s Decision Due in Four Weeks: Unconfirmed Report
Alex MorrisAlex Morris

Indian Government Believes Bitcoin Poses Major Threat to Rupee

Forget drugs and terrorism. Bitcoin’s potential to replace fiat currencies is the main reason why governments reject it
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Indian Government Believes Bitcoin Poses Major Threat to Rupee
Joseph YoungJoseph Young

Gov’t of India Reportedly Plans to Regulate Crypto, What’s the Motive?

The government of India is exploring the possibility of legalizing crypto and regulating exchanges
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Gov’t of India Reportedly Plans to Regulate Crypto, What’s the Motive?
Yuri MolchanYuri Molchan

Facebook Reportedly Busy Making Stablecoin for WhatsApp Payments in India

Bloomberg reports that social media giant Facebook is developing a crypto coin to be used by WhatsApp fans, with the prior target at remittances in India
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Facebook Reportedly Busy Making Stablecoin for WhatsApp Payments in India