An advertising poster for bitcoin in Hong Kong. On Friday, China intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrencies. Photo: EPA-EFE An advertising poster for bitcoin in Hong Kong. On Friday, China intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrencies. Photo: EPA-EFE
An advertising poster for bitcoin in Hong Kong. On Friday, China intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrencies. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Bitcoin exchanges Binance and Huobi stop taking mainland Chinese users as Beijing steps up crackdown on cryptocurrencies

  • Top cryptocurrency exchanges stop letting traders use mainland China mobile numbers to register new accounts following China’s latest pronouncement
  • The PBOC said on Friday all crypto-related transactions will be considered illicit financial activity

Topic |   Bitcoin
An advertising poster for bitcoin in Hong Kong. On Friday, China intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrencies. Photo: EPA-EFE An advertising poster for bitcoin in Hong Kong. On Friday, China intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrencies. Photo: EPA-EFE
An advertising poster for bitcoin in Hong Kong. On Friday, China intensified a crackdown on cryptocurrencies. Photo: EPA-EFE
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