Beijing Chaoyang District prohibits any venue from hosting virtual currency promotion activities

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 Beijing Chaoyang District prohibits any venue from hosting virtual currency promotion activities


Today, a Beijing Chaoyang District Financial and Social Risk Prevention and Control Leading Group Office on the prohibition of undertaking virtual currency promotion activities circulated among friends, the closing date is August 17.

According to the circular, in order to protect the property rights and interests of the public, safeguard the legal status of RMB, prevent the risk of money laundering, and maintain the security and stability of the financial system, according to the office of the leading group of the national Internet financial risk special rectification work, on the further implementation of the rectification and rectification of virtual currency trading places such as Bitcoin As stipulated in the Notice, all shopping malls, hotels, hotels and office buildings are not allowed to undertake any form of virtual currency promotion and publicity activities. If you know the relevant information, please report it to the District Office in time.

Subsequently, the Beijing Chaoyang District Financial and Social Risk Prevention and Control Leading Group Office related staff to the Beijing News reporter confirmed the authenticity of the notice.

Earlier on the evening of August 21, including the golden financial network, fire money information, coin world express and other blocks of chain from the media wechat public name suddenly unable to access, the page showed that by the user reported and verified by the platform, in violation of theInstant Messaging Tools Public Information Services Development and Management Interim Regulationshas been ordered to block all content, accounts, The number has been discontinued.

Prior to this, Bitcoin trading volume once ushered in explosive growth, with the coin circle IPO known as the boom in ICO financing, resulting from the risk of money laundering, ICO illegal fund-raising and other concerns.

On September 4, last year, many departments, including the central bank, issued a bulletin on the prevention of the risk of token issuance financing (hereinafter referred to as the bulletin), calling for the suspension of ICO financing, and the virtual currency exchanges have subsequently announced a liquidation.

The full text of the notice is as follows.

Shopping malls, hotels, guesthouses and offices:

In order to protect the property rights and interests of the public, protect the legal monetary status of Renminbi, prevent the risk of anti-money laundering, and maintain the security and stability of the financial system, according to the provisions of the Notice on Further Rectification and Rectification of Virtual Currency Exchanges, such as Bitcoin, issued by the Office of the Leading Group of the National Internet Financial Risk Rectification Work All shopping malls, hotels, hotels and office buildings are not required to undertake any form of virtual currency promotion and publicity activities. If you know the relevant information, please report it to the District Office in time.