Turkey News

Turkish President Recep Erdogan Wants Digital Lira Testing to Be Done by 2020
Turkish President Recep Erdogan Wants Digital Lira Testing to Be Done by 2020
05 November 2019, 19:40
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has directed that the government completes the testing phase for its planned national central bank digital currency (CBDC) by the end of next year.
“Bye Banks, Buy Bitcoin” Case Made in Turkey With Near 3.3 Million Accounts Frozen
“Bye Banks, Buy Bitcoin” Case Made in Turkey With Near 3.3 Million Accounts Frozen
04 October 2019, 16:52
Authorities in Turkey have reportedly foreclosed bank accounts of individuals who owe taxes and social security debts. Could Bitcoin have helped anyone?
Turkey Wants to Create a National Blockchain Infrastructure
Turkey Wants to Create a National Blockchain Infrastructure
18 September 2019, 22:03
Turkey plans to become one of the world’s first country to use blockchain for public administrative services.
Turkey May Launch “Turkcoin” Before 2023
Turkey May Launch “Turkcoin” Before 2023
10 July 2019, 22:24
Is Turkey planning to launch a cryptocurrency before 2023?
Turkish Police Arrest 24 Suspects For $2.3 Million Crypto Crime
Turkish Police Arrest 24 Suspects For $2.3 Million Crypto Crime
14 February 2019, 10:43
The Turkish Police earlier this week arrested 24 suspects allegedly involved in the hack of 3 million Turkish lira ($2.47 million) from an unnamed crypto firm.
G20 To Align Crypto Regulations With FATF
G20 To Align Crypto Regulations With FATF
03 December 2018, 16:25
At a just-concluded G20 Summit held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the body announced as part of its written declaration that they “will regulate crypto-assets for anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism in line with FATF standards and we will consider other responses as needed”.