global bitcoin summit

Hundreds Attend China’s First Bitcoin Summit, Defying Beijing’s Warning
May 11th, 2014

Several hundred people defied the central government’s bitcoin crackdown by attending China’s first bitcoin summit in Beijing this weekend.

ICBC, the World’s Largest Bank, Blocked Bitcoin in China
May 9th, 2014

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) joins a host of other Chinese banks that will prohibit bitcoin businesses.