Australia

Australian Taxation Office Adds Crypto Assets to its Key Focus Areas for 2022

Australian Taxation Office Adds Crypto Assets to its Key Focus Areas for 2022

Cryptocurrencies and other digital assets are becoming increasingly relevant among Australian consumers. As a result, more investors and traders are ...

Australia Moves Towards Cryptocurrency Regulation

Australia Moves Towards Cryptocurrency Regulation

Australia is the most recent government to announce cryptocurrency legislation aimed at protecting citizens. After promising the biggest revamp of ...

Australia Sues Meta for Misleading Advertising of Cryptocurrencies

Australia Sues Meta for Misleading Advertising of Cryptocurrencies

In a recent development, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced that it will sue Meta, owner of ...

There's no stopping DeFi and this Australian Senator knows that

There’s no stopping DeFi and this Australian Senator knows that

Decentralized finance [DeFi] has become an unstoppable force. The Australian Liberal Party Senator Jane Hume realizes this. While speaking at ...

Australian Border Force Starts Trial of a Blockchain System to Explore Paperless Trade with Singapore

Australian Border Force Starts Trial of a Blockchain System to Explore Paperless Trade with Singapore

After a successful implementation in cross-border payments, blockchain will now be used in cross-border trade as the Australian Border Force (ABF), the country’s customs and border protection agency, has started the trial of a blockchain-based system to simplify cross-border trade with Singapore.

Reserve Bank of Australia Partners with ConsenSys in a Central Bank Digital Currency Research Project

CBDCs are on the rise all over the world, and Australia doesn’t want to fall back. The government and important ...

IBM Partners With Australian University in Postgraduate Blockchain Program

IBM Partners With Australian University in Postgraduate Blockchain Program

RMIT University in Australia announced new postgraduate courses focused on cybersecurity and blockchain technologies.

Australian Largest Crypto Exchange BTC Markets Uses Ripple [XRP] as a Source of Liquidity for Cross-Border Payments

Australian Largest Crypto Exchange BTC Markets Uses Ripple [XRP] as a Source of Liquidity for Cross-Border Payments

BTC Markets, Australian largest cryptocurrency exchange, is using XRP as source of liquidity for faster and cheaper cross-border payments.

Binance Charity Arm Donates $1M towards the Australian Bushfires Benefit

Binance Charity Arm Donates $1M towards the Australian Bushfires Benefit

Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange Binance is pledging to support ailing Australia through its ongoing bushfires tragedy by launching and running a ...

Chi-X Australia Fears that the Blockchain Technology of the Australian Stock Exchange will Take Advantage Over Other Markets

Chi-X Australia Fears that the Blockchain Technology of the Australian Stock Exchange will Take Advantage Over Other Markets

When the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) announced its plan to replace its old CHESS system with a new based on ...