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    Here are the 11 cryptocurrency exchanges approved by Japanese regulators

Here are the 11 cryptocurrency exchanges approved by Japanese regulators

Photo credit: lightboxx / 123RF. Yesterday, Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) revealed that it has approved 11 companies to run cryptocurrency exchanges in the country. The official endorsement of these operators

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    Japanese venture capital blooms but lacks specialization compared to the US

Japanese venture capital blooms but lacks specialization compared to the US

Photo credit: pigprox / 123RF. Venture capital in Japan is maturing right next to its startups and entrepreneurs. This was the consensus in a panel about VC investment at this

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    Brief: Japan approves 11 cryptocurrency exchange operators, no plans for ICO ban

Brief: Japan approves 11 cryptocurrency exchange operators, no plans for ICO ban

Downtown Tokyo. Photo credit: sarawinter / 123RF 写真素材. The news (extracted from Reuters): Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) today approved 11 companies [PDF link, Japanese] as operators of cryptocurrency exchanges.

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Japan’s Nulab gets first-ever external investment – 13 years after launching

  Japan’s Nulab gets first-ever external investment – 13 years after launching

The Nulab team. Photo credit: Nulab. Nulab founder and CEO Masanori Hashimoto announced the closing of his company’s first-ever funding

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Gaming giant Nexon buys South Korean bitcoin exchange Korbit for $80m

  Gaming giant Nexon buys South Korean bitcoin exchange Korbit for $80m

Photo credit: albund / 123RF Stock Photo. Gaming company Nexon has acquired a 65 percent stake in South Korean cryptocurrency

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How Japan turbocharges tech across Southeast Asia

  How Japan turbocharges tech across Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia’s homegrown ride-hailing app has taken in a lot of Japanese cash. Photo credit: Grab. When you think of

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They want to bring cryptocoins to the ‘unbanked’

  They want to bring cryptocoins to the ‘unbanked’

Claude Eguienta (left) with fellow co-founder Paul Neuner. Photo credit: Telcoin. A few years ago when we were all first

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Space entrepreneur taps into satellite boom

  Space entrepreneur taps into satellite boom

Naomi Kurahara. Photo credit: Infostellar. “In the next 20 years, I predict […] more than 10,000 operational satellites in orbit,”

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Looking to enter Japan? TIA Tokyo 2017’s got the tools for you

  Looking to enter Japan? TIA Tokyo 2017’s got the tools for you

The Land of the Rising Sun has long been a notoriously challenging market for international companies to break into. Even

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