Vietnam reportedly launching first fully-authorized cryptocurrency exchange
Vietnam’s largest distribution company, Linh Thanh Group, is apparently partnering with Switzerland-based blockchain company KRONN Ventures to establish the first fully-authorized cryptocurrency exchange in the Southeast Asian country.
Vietnam Inches Closer to Suspending Imports of Cryptocurrency Miners
Vietnam has moved a step closer to halting cryptocurrency miner imports, a local new source reported on Thursday.
Vietnam considers blanket ban on import of cryptocurrency mining rigs
In the wake of thousands being cheated, Finance Ministry says their operations are difficult to regulate.
Cryptocurrency Mining Soars in Vietnam – Over 7000 Rigs Imported
The Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department has revealed the number of known mining rigs imported into Vietnam in 2017. Over 7,000 rigs were brought into the country, mostly from China, with over 5,000 entering since November. While Vietnam is clamping down on the use of bitcoin as a means of payment, mining rigs are not on the list of prohibited items.