Asia is the largest part of the world by both population and territory, and consists of 54 countries. Over 60% of the world’s population lives there. Together with Europe, Eurasia comprises the largest continent across the globe. Over recent decades, the region has become very attractive in almost every way. It has a huge number of industries in all sectors, a cheap labor force, etc., which makes local companies very attractive for investors and in turn, also helps to benefit the Asian economy. As many countries are developing or are already developed in Asia, the stock markets of this region are currently operating as fast as the American stock markets. Besides that, people receive a high-leveled education that is also available for foreigners through special programs like the Asia Society and so on.
South Korea's government plans to tax capital gains returns on cryptocurrency transactions.
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Cointelegraph is delighted to announce the launch of Cointelegraph China, headquartered in Guangzhou.
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Security researchers have discovered a new cryptocurrency-related macOS malware believed to be developed by North Korean hackers at the Lazarus Group.
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In its new “Outrageous Predictions” report, Danish Saxo Bank says that Asia will launch its own blockchain-based digital asset in 2020.
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Bitmain-backed Matrixport will extend its trading, lending and custody services in Switzerland through its new Zurich office.
Bitmain-Backed Cryptocurrency Startup Matrixport to Open Zurich Office
RSK is a smart contract platform secured by the Bitcoin network.
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