China emerges as leading bitcoin mining hub a year after suppression

The once world’s largest Bitcoin mining country, China, is getting back at it again, but this time, more covertly.

I wondered how, in a country like China, this is possible, with a ban in place.

Then I read this:

The study also argued that as time passed, Chinese underground miners have become more confident with the protection offered by local proxy services to cover their tracks.

There is money involved. Miners will find a way.