Huobi Shuts Down Beijing Entity Amid Crypto Crackdown

The company said it's an old entity that isn't in use anymore.

News  ·  27 July 2021

China’s Crackdown Is Forcing Miners to Dump GPUs on Secondhand Market: Report

The number of listings on China's most prominent marketplace apps has increased in the last month and a half.

News  ·  7 July 2021

Chinese Bitcoin Mining Company Delivers First Machines to Kazakhstan

BIT Mining expects to deliver another two batches of machines by the start of July.

News  ·  22 June 2021

Chinese Logistics Firm Airlifting Bitcoin Mining Machines to Maryland: Report

"Compared to the amount of miners that get shipped regularly, it's just a small batch," a mining source told CoinDesk.

News  ·  21 June 2021

Sichuan Becomes Latest Chinese Province to Order Bitcoin Miner Shutdown

The Sichuan government has joined other Chinese provinces in ordering local bitcoin mining operations to shut down pending an inspection.

News  ·  18 June 2021

China’s Yunnan Province Did Not Order Miners to Shut Down, Despite Reports

A report by Forkast News appears to have been incorrect, a number of mining sources tell CoinDesk.

Business  ·  11 June 2021

China’s Yunnan to Become Latest Province to Ban Crypto Mining: Report

The coming ban follows similar actions in Qinghai, Xinjiang and Inner Mongolia.

News  ·  11 June 2021
South Korea

South Korea Kicks Off New Crackdown on Illicit Crypto Activities

The government's "special enforcement period" stems from a new crypto-related law that took effect this year.

News  ·  20 April 2021

Hong Kong Crypto Exchange Founder Taken Amid China’s Crackdown on Fraudulent Bank Accounts

Hong Kong-based crypto exchange CEO Global said Saturday one of its founders has been taken away by the authorities.

Policy & regulation  ·  5 December 2020

China Police Said to Detain Crypto OTC Traders Amid Money Laundering Crackdown

Chinese police are stepping up efforts in cracking down on illegal economic activities, which now leads to crypto over-the-counter (OTC) traders being detained to assist investigations.

Business  ·  2 July 2020