September 18, 2019 Updated
The announcement was made by LINE's blockchain subsidiary LVC following the approval it received from the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA).
September 9, 2019 Updated
Japan's choice messaging app LINE is now approved to operate its cryptocurrency business in the country.
July 25, 2018 Updated
Messaging app Viber confirmed its support for Rakuten Coin, a token that will be launched by Japan's Rakuten this year.
August 2, 2018 Updated
Chat App Line announced its intention to boost decentralized apps on its platform by building a custom blockchain to support it.