Bitcoin buttons are displayed on the floor of a conference in New York. Reuters
Bitcoin pulled back from 18-month highs on Monday after jumping more than 10% over the weekend, with analysts ascribing the spike to growing optimism over the adoption of cryptocurrencies after Facebook
US President Donald Trump on Thursday criticised Bitcoin, Facebook’s proposed Libra digital coin and other cryptocurrencies and demanded that companies seek a banking charter and make themselves
SHANGHAI/HONG KONG: China’s state planner wants to eliminate bitcoin mining in the country, according to a draft list of industrial activities the agency is seeking to stop in a sign of growing government pressure on the cryptocurrency sector. China is the world’s largest market for computer hardware designed to mine bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, even though such activities previously fell under a regulatory grey area.
The Opec oil-producing countries and ally Russia said on Friday they have agreed to cut their crude production by an extra 500,000 barrels a day as they try to support global energy prices.
Pakistan’s largest real estate portal, Zameen.com, successfully kicked off the third edition of its annual Pakistan Property Show (PPS) in Dubai on Friday.
The total number of international tourist arrivals to Dubai and Abu Dhabi increased to 15.88 million during the first nine months of the year, as compared to 15.26 million during the same period last year,
WTS Dhruva Consultants, a boutique tax advisory firm and FTA registered Tax Agent with presence in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, has published another comprehensive guide on ‘Impact of Indirect Taxes on Retail Sector