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  • Iceland Pirate Party Bitcoin, Legislation

    Bitcoin-Friendly Pirate Party May Win Iceland Elections Saturday

    Iceland’s Pirate Party, part of a worldwide movement representing hackers, anarchists and Bitcoin enthusiasts, could possibly lead the country’s next government after Saturday. Current opinion polls have it ahead of any other party. Also read: Only Permissioned Blockchains Can Transform Finance, Says Chain’s Ludwin Although eight parties appear on the polling chart, under a parliamentary system it’s usually the largest party that has the opportunity to form a government first. Unlike the U.S. and U.K., it’s

    · October 27, 2016 · 5:00 am
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    Eurozone Refuses Bailout Extension to Greece, Debt Crisis Continues

    Amidst the growing debt crisis of Greece, Eurozone finance ministers have rejected a request made by Greece in order to extend the bailout program beyond June 30th. A statement by the Eurogroup said that Greece ceased negotiations over a new deal “unilaterally.” Greece is to pay €1.6bn to the IMF on Tuesday, without additional funding, there are fears that Greece may leave the Euro and face economic collapse. Also read: Republican Senators Want to Outlaw Online Gambling

    · June 27, 2015 · 11:22 pm