Category: Singapore

Singapore ‘Fake News’ Law Sparks Rare Censorship Fears
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Singapore ‘Fake News’ Law Sparks Rare Censorship Fears

After three years of non-stop demands for Silicon Valley to censor “fake news” and “misinformation,” mainstream journos now worry that foreign governments are using the same labels to demand censorship of their critics — and that Facebook is listening. Earlier in the week, it was reported that the government of Singapore has begun to make…

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Bitcoin-Friendly Singapore Considers Approving Crypto Derivatives Trading
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Bitcoin-Friendly Singapore Considers Approving Crypto Derivatives Trading

Singapore has released the consultation paper on the proposed Bitcoin derivatives. Retail investors might not be allowed to trade in the crypto products. The Monetary Authority of Singapore says the move is driven by demand. Singapore’s central bank could soon authorize the trading of derivatives referencing cryptocurrency assets such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. As part…

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