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Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year

Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year

13 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

6.7 billion yen in cryptocurrency has been stolen by hackers from a Japanese digital exchange called Zaif. Tech Bureau Corp, the Osaka based company that owns the exchange...
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The Latest Cryptocurrency Exchange Hack Is a $60 Million Theft at Japan's Zaif

13 minutes ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Hackers stole $60 million of digital coins from a Japanese exchange, the latest in a string of thefts that have kept many institutional investors wary of putting their money in...
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Japan clothing magnate Maezawa chases spot in business firmament

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Japanese fashion billionaire Yusaku Maezawa's first meeting with role model and SoftBank Group Corp boss Masayoshi Son came in 2010 when they bathed together - a popular...
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Japan digital currency exchange hacked, losing $60 million

1 hour ago   |   ABC News

Some digital currencies got unlawfully relayed from what's called a hot wallet.
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Places Moon has visited are glimpses into North Korea itself

2 hours ago   |   National Post

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - A sacred volcano at the heart of North Korea's founding mythology. The ruling party's headquarters, said to be a potential target of South Korean...
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Shinzo Abe Poised to Become Japan's Longest-Serving Leader After Easily Winning Party Vote

3 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide Thursday, paving the way for up to three more years as the...
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Japan's Shinzo Abe wins ruling party leadership vote

3 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The ruling Liberal Democratic Party vote sets Abe on track to become Japan's longest-serving prime minister.
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Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the...
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Japan's rugby World Cup prepares for typhoons, earthquakes

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TOKYO - Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are concerned about it. So are those running next year's Rugby World Cup in Japan, which opens in a year with Japan facing Russia...
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Japan's rugby World Cup prepares for typhoons, earthquakes

Japan's rugby World Cup prepares for typhoons, earthquakes

4 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

TOKYO - Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics are concerned about it. So are those running next year's rugby World Cup in Japan, which opens in a year with Japan facing Russia...
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