Tag: Japan

XRP WIll Power Remittances Between Large Japanese Enterprises

Ripple has been making headway in the financial sector across the globe. Especially Asia, and more particularly Japan, is a region of great interest. That situation will only intensify following a new XRP-based remittance solution launching in the country. FXCoin Sees Merit in Ripple and XRP Rumor has it that FXcoin is looking to become a part of Ripplenet and leverage the potential of XRP. This marks the first major …
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Japan may Explore a CBDC but the Rumors are Contradictory

Japan has positioned itself as an interesting region for cryptocurrency activity. This also means that the country may be issuing its own digital currency in the near future.  For now, there are nothing more than actual. Does Japan Even Need a CBDC? However, several domestic reports indicate that a CBDC in Japan may come sooner than some expect.  Japanese officials have indicated this form of money can be beneficial to …
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Japan Wants to Rival SWIFT With a Cryptocurrency Network

Japan is a prominent country for blockchain and cryptocurrency activity. So much even that government officials are building a new type of infrastructure. It is labeled as the “SWIFT of cryptocurrency”, although living up to those expectations won’t be easy. This new network will be used on an international scale and aims to thwart money laundering. Japan Doubles Down Over the past few years, Japan has become a key region …
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Rakuten Pay Will Integrate Bitcoin Support by March 2019

In the world of finance, there is a growing demand for contactless and instant payment solutions. Rakuten, one of the famous Asian technology giants, acknowledges this demand. The company is expanding the functionality of its payments app and will also integrate cryptocurrency support. An unexpected positive turn of events. Rakuten Pay App and Cryptocurrency Japan has proven to be a breeding ground for innovative payment solutions. Especially in the mobile …
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