Category Archives: Indonesia

Bitcoin Continues to Be a Speculative Investment in SEA

Bitcoin South East Asia

Headquartered in Singapore, Luno permits clients to purchase, offer and store the computerized cash. It works in a few nations around the globe including the U.K., South Africa and Nigeria. In Southeast Asia, Luno has operations in Malaysia, one of its biggest markets, and additionally in Indonesia, where action has been developing reliably. In Southeast Asia, Bitcoin is picking up […]

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Activist Bahrun Naim used Paypal and Bitcoin to Fund Terrorism in Indonesia

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Bahrun Naim, one of Indonesia’s most infamous aggressors now battling nearby ISIS in the Middle East, had utilized online installment administrations like PayPal and bitcoins to exchange cash to his companions back home to reserve psychologically oppressing exercises, deemed hostile by government evasion organization PPATK. PPATK Chairman Kiagus Ahmad Badaruddin additionally advised journalists that deceitful exchanges connected to fear-based oppression […]

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Asia Is Ripe for the Next Fintech Revolution

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In 2015, value interests in Asian funding upheld fintech new companies more than quadrupled from $1.1 billion in 2014 to $4.7 billion, surpassing Europe’s $1.5 billion and drawing closer North America’s $8.1 billion, as per a review by KPMG International and CB Insights. In the primary portion of this current year, fintech interests in Asia came to $3.42 billion, surpassing […]

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Malaysia Suffers Ransomware Attacks, Bitcoin Still Used as Ransom

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While most market analysts anticipate Bank Negara Malaysia to keep its benchmark loan fee unaltered, the case is beginning to work for a facilitating in arrangement. The economy is figured to grow at the slowest pace in seven years in 2016. The ringgit has see-sawed in the midst of the unverifiable financial viewpoint, turning Asia’s best execution in the initial […]

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BitBot – the Bot Trading for the Indonesian Bitcoin Community


Even though Bitcoin just penetrated Indonesia at the middle of 2013, the world’s fourth-largest country by population has shown a huge amount of interest in the cryptocurrency world. Though the market is still a bit lacking compared to the western countries, the trading volume is quite impressive. Hundreds of merchants have begun accepting payments in Bitcoin as well, especially in […]

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The Concept of Blockchain Will Take Off for Sure

Indonesian Bitcoin

Bitcoin combines the best of both worlds as a commodity and currency. But more importantly, it brings much needed legitimacy and an indication of public’s perception towards Bitcoin. Regardless, it’s great to see Bitcoin use being prominent and increasing around the world. We continue our discussion with Oscar Darmawan of Bitcoin Indonesia. You may read the first part here, the […]

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Bitcoin Will Be More Accepted in Ecommerce Says BTC Indonesia

Indonesia Bitcoin

This is the second part of Oscar Darmawan’s extensive brief in Bitcoin in Indonesia and You may read the first part here. Apart from this narrative, Oscar has previously provided an interview in two parts which can be found here and here.   Bitcoin’s confirmation needs to be faster in every transaction, just like back on the old days. Nowadays, Bitcoin’s […]

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Indonesia Is the Perfect Market for Bitcoin to Grow

In another special coverage of the cryptocurrency movement in Indonesia, Oscar Darmawan shares his insights on bitcoin and how far has developed since we last covered it. You can read our exclusive interview with Oscar for Bitcoin Indonesia in two parts here and here. The rise of bitcoin in Indonesia is steady. Let’s see what Oscar has to say: […]

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