Malaysia

In early 2019, Malaysia made the first step to regulate bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency service providers and exchanges are required to obtain permission to operate from the Securities Commission, which will work with the central bank to ensure full compliance.

Malaysia permits Bitcoin mining and trading. The Central Bank of Malaysia has, however, made a statement that it considers that Bitcoin is not a legal offer and its users are poorly protected against operational and fraudulent plans.

Read more on cryptocurrency news and bitcoin news circling in Malaysia.

Bitcoin and Crypto News

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Luno Cryptocurrency Wallet Proud to Relaunch in Malaysia

Inaugural launch event hosted with Luno’s CEO Marcus Swanepoel Kuala Lumpur, 26th November 2019: Luno…

Luno Now Accepts New Registration for Malaysian

Luno finally allows new customer to register in Malaysia. Last month, the Securities Commission (SC)…

National Cryptocurrency: Is Malaysia ready?

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Wahed Invest: World’s Shariah-Compliant Investment Platform in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Oct. 29: Wahed Invest, a US-based Islamic and Shariah-compliant digital investment platform has…

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Luno Declared As First Approved Cryptocurrency Exchange In Malaysia

Luno, a cryptocurrency exchange that has exceeded 3 million customers using their e-wallet, was declared…

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HSBC Dives onto Blockchain for Malaysia’s First Letter of Credit

HSBC has successfully pioneered Malaysia’s first letter of credit deal for Simply Packaging Sdn Bhd…

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Digital TV, Government’s Initiative To Narrow Digital Gap Between Malaysians

myFreeview, Malaysia’s free digital television initiative offers 14 most popular tv channels and 6 radio…

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Soft-Launching of Blockchain Researcher Lab Program in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, 10 Oct 2019: Malaysia Blockchain Association (MBA), an international non-profit organisation aiming to…