Australia’s Biggest Bank Says Its ‘BioTokens’ Can Help the Environment
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Australia’s Biggest Bank Says Its ‘BioTokens’ Can Help the Environment

btcethereumadmin - August 21, 2019

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia is working on a token and a blockchain trading platform meant to facilitate investments in sustainable development. The Commonwealth Bank of Australia…

All-Crypto Retirement Accounts Will Be Fined: Australian Tax Office
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Crypto News
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All-Crypto Retirement Accounts Will Be Fined: Australian Tax Office

btcethereumadmin - August 16, 2019

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has sent out warning letters to investors who have placed the majority of their retirement savings in cryptocurrencies. As part of an…

Australia: 100% Crypto-Invested Retirement Portfolios Are Illegal
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Bitcoin
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Australia: 100% Crypto-Invested Retirement Portfolios Are Illegal

btcethereumadmin - August 16, 2019

The Australian Tax Office is sending warning letters to retirees investing more than 90% of funds in crypto. The Australian Tax Office has issued warning letters to…

Power Ledger and KEPCO Complete Blockchain Energy Trade Trial in Japan
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Power Ledger and KEPCO Complete Blockchain Energy Trade Trial in Japan

btcethereumadmin - August 13, 2019

Australian energy technology company Power Ledger and Kansai Electric Power Co. have completed a joint trial of a blockchain-based system for post-FIT surplus power in Osaka. Australian…

BCH News Roundup: Transactions Spike, Cashaddr Support and Developer Congress
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Crypto News
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BCH News Roundup: Transactions Spike, Cashaddr Support and Developer Congress

btcethereumadmin - August 10, 2019

The last seven days have been busy within the Bitcoin Cash ecosystem with a slew of announcements and developments. Kraken exchange recently added the BCH-based Cashaddr address…

Owning Fiat Just Got More Expensive – NIRP Strikes Again
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Bitcoin
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Owning Fiat Just Got More Expensive – NIRP Strikes Again

btcethereumadmin - August 8, 2019

With the recent Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) announcement that even more customers will be charged to hold money in their banks, people are scrambling to find…

Australian Police Charge 5 Over $1.8 Million Cryptocurrency Scam
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Australian Police Charge 5 Over $1.8 Million Cryptocurrency Scam

btcethereumadmin - August 8, 2019

Five people have been charged in Australia over a cold-call cryptocurrency investment fraud. After an investigation by the Financial and Cyber Crime Group, State Crime Command, detectives allege…

VeChain Releases Blockchain-Encrypted Wine Bottles For Australian Winemaker
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Blockchain
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VeChain Releases Blockchain-Encrypted Wine Bottles For Australian Winemaker

btcethereumadmin - August 7, 2019

Australian winemaker Penfolds has partnered with VeChain to make a case of special wine bottles with blockchain authentication. Public enterprise blockchain platform VeChain has partnered with Autralian…

When Cash Is Banned, Centralized Cryptos Are Not Going to Save You
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Bitcoin
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When Cash Is Banned, Centralized Cryptos Are Not Going to Save You

btcethereumadmin - July 30, 2019

Australia is now moving forward with its proposed legislation to ban cash purchases over 10,000 AUD ($6,900) for business purposes. According to the treasury website: “The Black…

Blockchain Startup Nets $2.4 Million in Public Funding to Fight Food Slavery
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Blockchain
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Blockchain Startup Nets $2.4 Million in Public Funding to Fight Food Slavery

btcethereumadmin - July 30, 2019

A new blockchain solution focused on ending slave labor in the food industry received $2.4 million in public funding in Australia. Blockchain startup Lumachain has received $2.4…