Bitpoint exchange briefed fiscal year losses, Binance donated masks to Japanese nursing homes, and more headlined news from Japan this past week.
Cryptocurrency News From Japan: May 17 - May 23 in Review
Bitpoint incident continues the streak of hacks targeting Japan-based exchanges.
Bitpoint Hack Shows That Regulators’ Scrutiny Does Not Equal Safety
A copy of the bank book from the exchange’s trustee reportedly made it out of Tokyo District Court
Mt.Gox: Leaked Info Purportedly Shows $318 Million Cryptocurrency Sell-Offs on BitPoint
Suddenly, investors and mainstream media outlets across the world have started to endorse and adopt bitcoin.
Suddenly, Everybody Loves Bitcoin
Japan’s retail sector is to be lobbied by another gateway provider for accepting Bitcoin en masse.
BITPoint Joins Race To Take Bitcoin To Japanese Retail