• Daily Crunch: China considers Bitcoin mining ban

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

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    1. Regulators in China are weighing a ban on Bitcoin mining
    Cryptocurrency mining has become the latest target for the Chinese government seeking to phase out industries considered to be a drag on the country's economy.
    The National Development and Reform Commission, the top economic planning agency in the world's largest market for bitcoin mining, released a list of sectors it plans to promote...
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  • Morning News: April 9, 2019

    Morning News: April 9, 2019

    2 monthes ago - By Crossing Wall Street

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  • Bitcoin is down after China signals it wants to ban bitcoin mining

    Bitcoin is down after China signals it wants to ban bitcoin mining

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Bitcoin slid 2% after China's state planner added bitcoin mining to a draft list of activities it wants to ban, according to Reuters .
    The decision comes as the Chinese government continues to crack down on cryptocurrency trading exchanges, cryptomining, and new cryptocurrencies.
    China is the world's largest market for bitcoin-mining equipment and home to major manufacturers such as Bitmain and Canaan.
    Bitcoin has surged by more than 25% since the start of April, passing the $5,000 mark for the first time since mid-November.
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    The price of bitcoin slid 2% after...
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  • China wants to eliminate bitcoin mining for wasting energy & polluting environment

    China wants to eliminate bitcoin mining for wasting energy & polluting environment

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    The country with the world's biggest cryptocurrency mining farms, China, aims to completely ban their operations, according to a new report issued by its top economic planning body.
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