Bitcoin

Japan crypto exchange says lost $300m bitcoin in ‘leak’

TOKYO — Japanese crypto exchange DMM Bitcoin said it had lost bitcoin worth around $300 million in what it described…

1 month ago

‘Halving’ arrives for bitcoin miners

NEW YORK — The bitcoin market on Friday engineered the “halving” of the reward for operating the cryptocurrency, a much-anticipated…

3 months ago

Energy Commission, TNB raids uncover bitcoin mining operations

NIBONG TEBAL – A double-storey terrace house in Hijauan Hills and a nearby business premises was raided by the Energy…

5 months ago

Rumours swirl over bitcoin inventor Nakamoto’s identity

LONDON – An Australian man went on trial in London this week over his claims of inventing bitcoin -- not…

5 months ago

Elderly trader loses over RM130,000 in bitcoin investment scam

KUCHING – An elderly woman lost RM132,330 after being duped in a bitcoin investment scam on the Ddex platform that…

5 months ago

Elderly woman loses RM115,000 in bitcoin investment scam

SEREMBAN – A housewife, in her early 60s, lost her savings of RM115,000 after being duped in a bitcoin investment…

6 months ago

Restaurant owner loses over RM400,000 to Bitcoin investment scam

JOHOR BAHRU – A restaurant owner incurred losses amounting to RM413,522 after allegedly falling victim to a scam involving a…

6 months ago

Syndicate stealing electricity for Bitcoin mining busted

IPOH – The police have  dismantled a syndicate that stole electricity for Bitcoin mining activities in raids on three premises…

6 months ago

Bitcoin rally shines spotlight on investor risks

LONDON – A much-anticipated US approval of wider bitcoin trading has helped the world’s biggest cryptocurrency reach 20-month heights, risking…

7 months ago

Bitcoin soars past $40,000 on optimism for US trading approval

SEOUL – Bitcoin on Monday rose past $40,000 for the first time since May last year, boosted by hopes that…

7 months ago

Bitcoin jumps toward US$25,000 as crypto looks past US regulatory crackdown

A rally in Bitcoin took the token to the cusp of scaling $25,000 for the first time since August amid…

1 year ago

Bitcoin trades back up to US$22,000 as regulatory concerns ease

Bitcoin traded back above the $22,000 price level as concern about a widening crackdown by regulators eases.  The largest cryptocurrency…

1 year ago

Bitcoin resurgence brings back old phenomenon of wild weekends

Amid this year’s rally, Bitcoin has resumed one of its old habits: it’s back to posting big moves on weekends,…

1 year ago