HomeBlockchainPower Moves by India, Singapore, China, and Thailand

Power Moves by India, Singapore, China, and Thailand

Recent Developments in the APAC Crypto Space: India’s Global Regulatory Call, Singapore’s Blockchain Congress, and China-Thailand USD Alternatives

India, Singapore, China, and Thailand are making waves in the crypto world this week with significant developments in the industry.

Firstly, India’s Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, has called for global cooperation in regulating cryptocurrencies. She emphasized the need for a coordinated approach due to the decentralized and global nature of digital assets. This move highlights the growing recognition among policymakers that a unified effort is necessary to address the challenges posed by crypto.

In Singapore, the Global Blockchain Congress, a premier event for blockchain enthusiasts, developers, and industry leaders, is set to take place in September. The event’s move from Dubai to Singapore underscores the country’s growing importance as a hub for blockchain innovation and its supportive regulatory environment.

Meanwhile, China and Thailand are exploring alternatives to the US Dollar for bilateral trade, potentially impacting the global financial system. Thailand has been experimenting with Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs), while China has been making progress with its digital Yuan. Additionally, Hong Kong recently allowed China’s digital currency to be used in retail shops, signaling further advancements in the digital currency space.

As the crypto industry continues to evolve, regulators in Korea are facing pressure to approve the creation of crypto Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) following the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s approval of Ethereum ETFs.

Overall, these developments highlight the dynamic nature of the crypto landscape and the increasing importance of global cooperation in regulating digital assets. Investors should exercise caution as crypto remains a high-risk asset class.

New Updates

Popular Updates


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.