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About Us

The site’s aim and purpose

BitPinas is a Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Website. It aims to

  • Provide news and views about bitcoin and cryptocurrency with a focus on the Philippines
  • Guides and Information about Cryptocurrencies
  • Gives information on how and what we can do with bitcoin and cryptocurrency in our everyday life

The blog’s main tagline is “Useful Cryptocurrency Information for Every Filipino”. We aim to make sure our articles are clear and concise. We understand that the initial cryptocurrency audience mostly comes from a financial or technical background. But we also want to bring this information to everyone so that we can help in spreading bitcoin and cryptocurrency awareness in the country.

The Staff

  • Ryuichi Tanaka – Director of Media
  • Michael Vincent Mislos – Head of Content
  • Je Gino Gino – Lead Writer

Editorial Policy and Transparency

We maintain that all articles in BitPinas are free from technical jargon so that everyone who wants to start with bitcoin and cryptocurrency will understand them clearly. If the terms cannot be avoided, we try to explain them within the context of the articles.

What if the article is not clear?

If the article is not clear, please feel free to inquire about them by clicking “Inquire about this article” at the end of the post.

How will you cover news?

The team will cover news with absolute objectivity, with no influence from its owners and investors.

Does your writer own digital currencies?

BitPinas Writers can freely own cryptocurrencies. They can also freely select which service they use, such as which wallet to keep their coins, which exchange site to trade, etc. Writers may also choose to own certain cryptocurrencies or use certain cryptocurrency sites for the purpose of article research etc.

Do you endorse certain Cryptocurrencies or certain cryptocurrency sites?

We base our recommendations based on what users will like in a product. In our article “Bitcoin Sites in the Philippines“, wherein we compared all sites operating on the ground in PH, we mentioned that the user’s choice of a bitcoin site will depend on their needs. If they need a wallet, they can go to and Bitbit. If they want to trade and set their own price, they can go to Coinage.

Who Owns BitPinas

The BitPinas is owned by Unicon Inc, which is engaged in mobile payments, gaming, and financial related media in Japan and Singapore. Any report concerning Unicon’s other products will be disclosed at the end of the article, such as this one.

Advertisements on Bitpinas

As of the moment,  the site is currently running advertisements from the Google Advertising network and affiliate links for the following cryptocurrency platforms: Quoinex, CEX, We have, on the site, links going to Amazon & Lazada. If you wish to partner with our site, please contact support[at]

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