Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

Gong Ceremony Held: PSX Welcomes BIP as Market Maker

Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Monday held a gong ceremony to welcome BankIslami Pakistan Limited (BankIslami) as 'market maker' for Shariah-compliant debt securities listed on...

Tech Mahindra Partners with StaTwig for New Blockchain-Based Traceability Solution for...

Tech Mahindra has partnered with StaTwig, Singapore and Hyderabad based digital supply chain solution provider, to implement ‘VaccineLedger’ globally. The partnership aims to roll-out...

BNM Receives 29 Digital Bank Applications

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) received 29 applications for the digital banking license during the six-month application period which ended on Wednesday. The central bank said...

Bithumb to Ban Employees from Trading Crypto on its Platform

Bithumb, a major South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, is moving forward with trading restrictions for its employees by banning its staff from trading on its...

ADB Proposes SDG Accelerator Bonds for Green Infrastructure Projects in Southeast...

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has launched a new report aimed at helping developing countries tap into global capital markets to support a green,...

CoinGeek Zurich Highlights BSV Blockchain Initiatives in China

Bitcoin developers in China are showing increased enthusiasm for the BSV blockchain as the platform on which to realize their ambitions. At the recent CoinGeek Conference in Zurich,...