Algorand Blockchain Now Supports Curvegrid’s NFT Bridge – BeInCrypto

The pairing of Algorand Foundation and Curvegrid will allow the latter’s infrastructure technology “MultiBaas NFT Bridge” to be integrated into the Algorand (ALGO) ecosystem.

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Crypto Exchange Bybit Gets Warning From Japan’s FSA – BeInCrypto

On Monday, Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) issued a warning to crypto exchange Bybit over unregistered operations. 
Crypto derivatives exchange Bybit Fintech Limited has been officially warned by the FSA for running its operation without proper registration.

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Coincheck crypto exchange announces Japan’s first ever IEO

Coincheck’s goal of conducting the first-ever initial exchange offering in Japan is moving closer to becoming a reality.
According to a release issued on Monday, the Japanese crypto exchange announced that the Hashpalette (HPT) initial exchange offering, or IEO, will take place in the summer.

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Asia-Pacific’s solarized digitalization agenda in pandemic times

The virtual 7th Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum was jointly hosted by the Ministry of the Environment of Japan and the Asia Pacific Adaptation Network with the theme “Enabling Resilience for All: The Critical Decade to Scale-up Action.

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SBI looking to set up joint crypto ventures with foreign firms

Japanese financial conglomerate SBI Holdings is reportedly planning to set up a joint cryptocurrency venture with foreign financial companies.
SBI CEO Yoshitaka Kitao said that the Japanese company is in talks with other financial firms to launch a crypto venture, Reuters reports Feb. 15.

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Exchange temporarily halts Ether withdrawals as gas fees hit new highs

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Liquid has temporarily disabled Ether (ETH) withdrawals as the altcoin hits new all-time highs.
According to a Feb. 4 announcement, Liquid has halted withdrawals for ETH and some ERC-20 tokens due to a massive spike in transaction costs, or gas fees.

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XRP Faces More Exchange Suspensions Following Pump & Dump Activity

XRP is making the news again but for all the wrong reasons. The cryptocurrency has received negative enforcement from both the PrimeXBT and Coincheck exchanges.

XRP has had a tumultuous day. The cryptocurrency has seen its activity on Japanese exchange Coincheck halted.

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