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Biggest Bank in Australia to Limit Transfers to Crypto Exchanges

Commonwealth Bank of Australia plans to restrict payments to crypto trading platforms, citing the threat of scams. The measure would deal another blow to digital asset exchanges operating in the country where it has been getting harder to deposit funds for cryptocurrency operations.


Japanese Banking Giant MUFG to Deploy Stablecoins on Public Blockch…


Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the largest bank in Japan, announced its plans to deploy and distribute bank-backed stablecoins on different public blockchains.


Worker or Sheikh: The Revolutionary Play-to-Earn Game, Powered by A…

The highly anticipated launch is here: Worker or Sheikh, the most promising game, is now available to play and profit, with security audited by CertiK and powered by artificial intelligence.


Junkineering Launches a Closed Demo in Q3 2023: New Approach Vision…

What is wrong with the current P2E market? Since most P2E projects do not create long-playing products, the Free-to-Play model of the past decade is breaking down, threatening to disrupt a $100B+ industry. The main lessons learned before 2023 are:


Gemini and Genesis Fight Back Against SEC Lawsuit, Seek Dismissal o…

Gemini Trust Company and Genesis Global Capital filed a court document on May 26, 2023, seeking the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The regulatory body had accused the two crypto firms of offering unregistered securities.


EU Securities Watchdog ESMA Warns of Unregulated Crypto, Gold Inves…


The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has issued a warning regarding investments in assets like cryptocurrencies. They will remain unregulated in most countries until the EU’s Markets in Crypto Assets (MiCA) law is enforced across the Union, the regulator pointed out.


EAEU Official Urges BRICS and SCO for Joint Use of Digital Currenci…

Three integration unions with Russian participation, BRICS, SCO, and the EAEU, should adopt joint policies on the use of digital currencies, according to a top representative of one of them. He also believes the international organizations should develop a new payment system with its own bank cards.


Luxury Villa in Antigua Available to Be Purchased With Crypto

Experience exquisite luxury at this exclusive villa in Antigua! Boasting 6 bedrooms, 6.5 baths and a newly completed Boat House with 1 bedroom and 1 bath, plus an 85-foot mooring facility, this unique opportunity can be yours today, purchasable with crypto!


Massive Gaming Celebrates Global Launch of House of Slots With Unpr…

Massive Gaming, a leading name in the gaming industry, is set to create waves yet again with its highly anticipated House of Slots game. To celebrate the global launch of this Vegas-styled social casino genre, Massive Gaming is hosting an unprecedented event – a 1 Bitcoin Giveaway Free Bonus extravaganza on May 15th, 2023.


'In Hindsight the Metaverse Will Be Obvious and Inevitable' Says Af…


Despite the many obstacles that currently make mainstream adoption seem impossible, the metaverse will eventually “mature when gateways that form the access point for entering the myriads of metaverses come onstream,” Lucaz Lee, CEO of Affyn, has said.


Bitpapa Launches Crypto Acceptance as Payments Solution for Businesses

The global Bitpapa Peer-to-Peer cryptocurrency exchange has announced the launch of a proprietary solution that allows businesses to accept digital currencies as a means of payment. The new service comes in light of the exchange’s expanding presence in African countries with growing audiences of cryptocurrency users and record rates of crypto adoption.


EMCO Network Unleashes Blockchain’s Potential for Precious Metal In…

EMCO Network, a pioneering Defi project, is set to revolutionize the digital and financial landscapes by leveraging its unique blend of real-world experience in precious metals and artificial intelligence sectors.


The Outer Ring MMO Announces the Release of Its Early Access Pre-Al…


The wait is almost over for the members of the Outer Ring community who have been eagerly anticipating the launch of the MMORPG. This is your chance to prove your worth and receive the long-awaited reward.⁣


SportVerse: Feel the Thrill of Your Favorite Game

Do you hear the distant roar of numerous stadiums? Are you ready for the next sport challenge? Do you want to resonate with the vibe of the game? If the answer is positive, players should try on a dynamic and explosive platform that hosts a growing number of various sport games. No time for losers. It is high time to play your favorite game.


BRC20 Token Standard Sparks Frenzy in Bitcoin Community With Market…

As of May 3, 2023, the Bitcoin blockchain has witnessed a staggering 3.35 million Ordinal inscriptions, and a new experimental token standard known as “Bitcoin Request for Comment,” or BRC20, has garnered substantial attention in the past week.


Iran Sets Up Platform to Facilitate Crypto Payments for Imports

Authorities in Iran are taking steps to make crypto payments easier for companies importing goods in the sanctioned country. A dedicated platform has been established to allow local businesses to transfer cryptocurrency for the purpose of cross-border settlements.


Alchemy Pay: Bridging the Global Economies of Fiat and Cryptocurren…

On April 20th, The European Parliament approved the first comprehensive crypto regulation EU-wide, the Markets in Crypto-Assets (MiCA). In the same day, a separate law, the Transfer of Funds regulation, was passed, requiring crypto operators to confirm the identity of their customers in order to halt money laundering transactions.


Ukraine to Adopt Europe’s Crypto Rules, Clarifies Taxation

Officials have revealed that Ukraine intends to implement the crypto market rules approved by the European Parliament. While the government is already moving in that direction, the tax service has issued a clarification regarding the taxation of income resulting from cryptocurrency transactions.


Report: Nigeria-China Currency Swap Agreement Fails to Ease Pressur…

Nigerian economic experts have said the country’s five-year-old currency swap agreement with China has not eased the pressure against the Nigerian currency. According to one expert, implementation of the swap arrangement is being held back by the size of the trade imbalance between Nigeria and China.


Swiss State-Owned Banking Giant Postfinance to Offer Crypto Services

Postfinance, one of Switzerland’s largest retail banks, will offer customers access to major cryptocurrencies and related services. The state-owned financial institution will be using the banking platform developed by the Swiss-licensed digital asset bank Sygnum.


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Step into the Cosmic World of Gaming with BitspinCasino’s Welcome Offer of up to 3 BTC.


Most Crypto Sent From Wallets Sponsoring Russia in Ukraine War Reac…

Millions of U.S. dollars’ worth of cryptocurrency has been sent to centralized exchanges (CEXs), most notably Binance, from wallets providing funds in support of Russia’s war effort in Ukraine, transaction data suggests. According to Ukrainian analysts, the money was transferred to the crypto trading platforms in order to be laundered.


RenQ Finance Presale Reaches New Heights After Raising $3 Million i…

RenQ Finance, a decentralized finance (DeFi) platform, aims to transform the way users engage with financial services. Utilizing blockchain technology, RenQ Finance provides an array of DeFi offerings, such as lending, borrowing, and yield farming, along with a distinctive tokenomics structure that rewards users for holding and staking RENQ tokens.


New Feature Enables Nigerian Metamask Wallet Users to Buy Crypto As…

Metamask users in Nigeria can now directly and instantly buy crypto assets within the mobile app, Consensys and its Web3 infrastructure partner Moonpay have said. According to a Consensys executive, rolling out this feature helps to reduce friction while bringing down barriers that block or stop Nigerians from embracing Web3.


BitKeep and Bitget Join Forces to Host the Sui Futures Airdrop; Get…

BitKeep and Bitget have launched a campaign to introduce the complete Sui ecosystem to crypto enthusiasts worldwide.


Metacade's Community-Driven GameFi Platform Raises Over $10M in Pre…

Play-to-earn favorite Metacade continues to draw investor attention after raising more than $10m, as it now enters the penultimate stage of the presale. With confirmed listings on Bitmart and Uniswap due after the presale ends on the 30th of March, there are only 16 days left before the token goes public.


Africa-Focused Venture Capital Firm Echovc Launches Blockchain Fund

The Africa-focused venture capital (VC) firm, Echovc, has launched a fund that seeks to support blockchain startups on the continent. While global blockchain funding has been on a decline over the past year, Echovc founder Eghosa Omoigui claimed that investing now enables the VC to get in “at lower entry valuations on average than in prior years.”


US Senator: Signature Bank Collapsed Because It Embraced Crypto Cus…

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren alleges that Signature Bank failed because it “bought into its get-rich-quick narrative” and “embraced crypto customers with insufficient safeguards.” Emphasizing that the bank took “excessive risk,” the senator demanded answers from the CEO of Signature Bank regarding “the economically disastrous outcomes you created.”


Bloxmith Launches Raiders Rumble, a Mobile Strategy Game for Both W…


Bloxmith, the player-first Web3 gaming studio, today announced that the open beta for Raiders Rumble, its unique 1v1 squad battler game for mobile powered by the Flow blockchain, is now available for download on Google Play and Apple App Store.


Cryptocurrency Turnover Growing in Russia, Watchdog Reports to Putin

Use of cryptocurrencies is increasing in Russia, the head of the country’s financial watchdog has informed President Putin. The agency, Rosfinmonitoring, is following thousands of participants in digital asset transactions with a new blockchain analytics system, the official revealed.