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Viber Announces Plans to Introduce Its Native Rakuten Coin Worldwide
July 30th, 2019

According to Viber’s CEO, the company is going to work on the promotion of its native Rakuten coin that is being developed in cooperation with Rakuten.

Line Pay Corporation Partners with VISA for New Fintech Services
June 6th, 2019

Line Pay has partnered with VISA to bring new blockchain solutions, contactless payments, and a pre-paid digital visa card. Line says that with this new partnership, they will be able to reach 187 million people around the world.

One of World’s Largest Banks, MUFG Getting Ready to Release Its Stablecoin This Year
April 10th, 2019

The newly-appointed president of MUFG has announced that the bank is going to put its own cryptocurrency known as MUFG Coin to practice this year.

Popular Asian Messaging App Line Expands into Cashless Payments and FinTech
April 1st, 2019

Line, one of the most popular messaging apps in Japan and other Asian countries, is going to expand its business into e-payments and other fintech services.

LINE Becomes the First Messenger with Its own Cryptocurrency
August 31st, 2018

Japan’s Line Corp will launch its first digital token and list it on Bitbox exchange in September. With this launch, LINE is hoping to become “one of the largest and most-established companies to develop and issue a cryptocurrency.”

Japan’s Popular Messaging App LINE To Launch Its Bitbox Cryptocurrency Exchange This July
June 29th, 2018

The Bitbox cryptocurrency exchange will be available to global customers except for the residents of Japan and the U.S due to growing regulatory involvement.

Japan’s Biggest Chat App Announces Plan for Cryptocurrency Services, Loans and Insurance
January 31st, 2018

One of the most popular mobile messaging platforms in Japan is looking to enable its users to trade virtual currency via its own exchange service.