10 August, 2018
July 20, 2018
The supreme court has decided to not issue a stay on the RBI's instruction towards banks to stop servicing the crypto markets
July 11, 2018
The response is generic with the same language as the public circulars, main reasons cited by the RBI for its crackdown is to protect investors and banks from frauds :
July 3, 2018
RBI to respond with 'reasons' to representation filed earlier by IAMAI in 7 days as directed by Supreme Court.
June 22, 2018
June 18, 2018
Draft of regulations to be discussed in first week of July with the committee and We are in a position to wrap this up in the first half of July
June 1, 2018
The government of India has formally rejected Venezuela’s state-backed cryptocurrency, the petro, despite an attempt to entice India with a 30% discount.
May 15, 2018
May , 2018
April 6, 2018
Reserve Bank has repeatedly through its public notices on December 24, 2013, February 01, 2017 and December 05, 2017, cautioned users, holders and traders of virtual currencies, including Bitcoins, regarding various risks associated in dealing with such virtual currencies.
2 Jan, 2018
"The Government does not consider Cryptocurrencies as Legal Tender or Coin and will take all measures to eliminate the use of these Crypto Assets in Financing Illegitimate Activities or a Part of the Payment System. The Government will explore use of Blockchain technology proactively for assuring in Digital Economy." Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told lawmakers in New Delhi.
The Ministry of Finance has issued the following statement today on Virtual ‘Currencies’.
Traders across india receive notices from the IT department asking for details on cryptocurrency investments and trades they made.
October 31, 2017
Major Banks began halting their banking solution to crypto exchanges.
The committee submitted its report to the DEA. While the committee head Dinesh Sharma is already retired now, the committee had proffered to ban cryptocurrency, as reported by media. However, its recommendations were not made public
May 21, 2017
Indian Government invites Comments/suggestions from public on Virtual Currencies via mygov.in by 31st May, 2017
Comments/suggestions from the members of public are requested on the following questions:
Feb 01, 2017
The Reserve Bank of India had cautioned the users, holders and traders of Virtual Currencies (VCs), including Bitcoins, about the potential financial, operational, legal, customer protection and security related risks that they are exposing themselves to, vide its press release dated December 24, 2013.
Dec 24, 2013