Thailand

Bank of Thailand Plans to Create Digital Currency Prototype for Corporate Sector
Jun 20, 2020 at 11:01
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Bank of Thailand Plans to Create Digital Currency Prototype for Corporate Sector
The Central Bank of Thailand (BoT) is creating a CBDC prototype called Project Inthanon for the business and corporate sectors.
Thai Energy Ministry Сonsidering the Use of Blockchain in Palm Oil Trade
May 26, 2020 at 08:52
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Thai Energy Ministry Сonsidering the Use of Blockchain in Palm Oil Trade
Thailand has been very supportive of the development and application of blockchain technology in recent years. Its Energy Ministry is now launching fresh research to ascertain the use of blockchain technology in its palm oil sector.
Thailand SEC Approves ICO Portal for Crypto Projects
Mar 17, 2019 at 10:36
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Thailand SEC Approves ICO Portal for Crypto Projects
The Thai SEC officially approved the first initial coin offering (ICO) portal on Tuesday, March 12, according to local news outlet Bangkok Post. The operator behind this ICO portal is reportedly a foreign entity. The appropriated portal would screen several ICOs projects.
Thailand: NECTEC Creates Blockchain-Based e-Voting System
Jan 09, 2019 at 15:22
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Thailand: NECTEC Creates Blockchain-Based e-Voting System
Thai government agency NECTEC has created a distributed ledger technology (DLT)-based solution set to digitalize the voting process in Thailand. The tech unites e-voting in close groups and the traditional balloting. In case 5G is adopted, every voter shall be connected to the voting platform.
ICO Obstacles: Thai SEC Considers Loosening ICO Regulations
Dec 23, 2018 at 15:35
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ICO Obstacles: Thai SEC Considers Loosening ICO Regulations
The Thailand (Thai) Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) is purportedly considering whether to smoothen the country’s regulation for ICOs. The regulator is carrying out a public hearing to calm down rules on pre-sales and private crypto sales. The SEC has also uncovered plans to stop the usage of crypto sales.
ASEAN Countries Swap ICO for STO as Fraud-Free Regulated IPO
Dec 10, 2018 at 15:36
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ASEAN Countries Swap ICO for STO as Fraud-Free Regulated IPO
Thailand and ASEAN countries get rid of ICOs to support STOs, which they call a next-gen IPO, because of its decentralised and democratic nature and ability to be legally regulated by the government to protect investors from fraud and make the market transparent and legal. That’s the main idea of the ASEAN Digital Assets Summit 2018, which was held on December 9 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Thailand's SEC Issues Warning Against 14 Unauthorised Websites
Nov 27, 2018 at 15:41
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Thailand's SEC Issues Warning Against 14 Unauthorised Websites
The Thailand Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), a financial watchdog, has issued a warning concerning 14 websites. The Thai SEC revealed that people behind the 14 websites have for long been advertising precious investment opportunities via these web pages.
Thailand Shows Crypto Can Win Adoption Amidst Junta Government
Nov 26, 2018 at 11:13
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Thailand Shows Crypto Can Win Adoption Amidst Junta Government
The whole of last week wasn't good for the crypto industry globally, and now a sparkle of optimism has come from Thailand, a country in southeastern Asia. Of recent, the country set rules and regulations to make the industry flourish. Most Thailand (Thai) citizens have not been familiar with digital currencies despite being a great player in the crypto sector, to the extent of calling in foreign firms and investments. Thai's cryptocurrency trade volume is by far higher than larger economies such as Argentina and Turkey.
Thailand SEC Updates ICO Licensing Operation, a Committee of Experts to be Formed
Aug 28, 2018 at 17:54
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Thailand SEC Updates ICO Licensing Operation, a Committee of Experts to be Formed
The Thai Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has disclosed the number of applications it has received from various firms requesting to operate ICO portals within the country.
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