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Ripple advances in Saudi Arabia and Japan

Saudi Arabia's National Commercial Bank has signed up with RippleNet, opening up remittance payment corridors between the Kingdom and US and Asia Read more: www.finextra.com

Huobi acquires licensed crypto exchange in Japan

Giant cryptocurrency exchange, Huobi has acquired a majority stake in Japan-based BitTrade in a move that is aimed at significantly scaling the trading platform Read more: www.ccn.com

MoneyTap connects 60 banks with Ripple, launches website

MoneyTap has officially launched its website which is a major step forward connecting several Japanese banks via Ripple solutions. Read more: www.coinspeaker.com

Line decided to creates its own crypto

Japan’s biggest messaging app has launched its own blockchain network and cryptocurrency called LINK, with a vision to create a tokenized economy Read more: cointelegraph.com

Rakuten acquires Bitcoin exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin in $2.4m deal | FinTech...

Japan-based e-commerce company Rakuten has acquired Bitcoin exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin in a $2.4m deal. Read more: fintech.global

Japan’s regulator enhances risk screening for crypto exchanges

Japan’s financial regulator, the FSA, has enhanced the registration screening process for cryptocurrency exchanges. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Japanese giant Rakuten is acquiring a Bitcoin exchange

Japanese e-commerce retail giant Rakuten has announced its foray into the cryptocurrency sector with its acquisition of crypto exchange ‘Everybody’s Bitcoin’ Read more: www.ccn.com

Visa invests into and partners with Japan-based Paidy

Japanese payment solution Paidy has received an investment from Visa, alongside the formation of a new partnership between the pair. Read more: fintech.global

Japan’s regulator wants crypto to ‘grow under appropriate regulation’

Japan’s financial regulator commissioner said the approach to crypto exchanges must both protect consumers and promote technological innovation. Read more: cointelegraph.com

LINE Corp launches new $10m digital token fund

Japan-based Line Corporation has launched a new investment division which will focus on backing blockchain startups. Read more: fintech.global