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Iran Considers State-Issued Cryptocurrency Ahead of Imminent US...

Iran might soon take a page out of Venezuela’s playbook by launching its own state-issued cryptocurrency. The move is occasioned by the fact that the country is set to come under...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Jul 27, 2018 | 04:00
Iran Turns to Bitcoin in Preparation for Renewed U.S. Sanctions
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Iran Turns to Bitcoin in Preparation for Renewed U.S. Sanctions

With U.S. President Donald Trump declining to renew a nuclear deal with Iran, citizens of the country are turning to Bitcoin. Iran is facing renewed sanctions from the United States...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 10, 2018 | 20:00
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Cambodia Expected to ‘Follow Venezuela’ With National...

Venezuela issuing its Petro cryptocurrency has inspired Cambodia to release its “own cryptocurrency,” according to the local Blockchain industry. Entapay ‘Can Replace...

Wilma Woo | Mar 05, 2018 | 07:00
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Turkcoin? Turkey Politician Advises National Crypto To Profit From...

A senior Turkish politician has repeated claims from the country’s deputy prime minister that it will seek to create ‘Turkcoin,’ its own national cryptocurrency. Opposition...

Wilma Woo | Feb 23, 2018 | 06:00
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Sweden Set To Become First Economy To Introduce Own Cryptocurrency

Sweden’s central bank, the Riksbank, is looking at launching a national cryptocurrency called the e-Krona in as few as two years. Sweden’s position as potentially the...

Matthew Tompkins | Jan 17, 2018 | 17:00
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Stablecoins to Rule Them All

Trading cryptocurrencies can be a wild ride, and it is definitely not for the faint-hearted. There is no regulation, no protection, and no safety net, but for many, this is the appeal...

Martin Young | Dec 18, 2017 | 09:00
Australians Keep Getting Scammed Out of Their Bitcoin
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Australia Latest Country to Push for National Cryptocurrency

Law makers from both sides of the political divide have called upon the Reserve Bank of Australia to embrace blockchain technologies. This follows yesterday’s all time high...

Emilio Janus | Aug 08, 2017 | 12:15
PBoC Counselor: Countries Solely Using Crypto Would 'Collapse'
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PBoC Counselor: Countries Solely Using Crypto Would...

A People’s Bank of China (PBoC) counselor has said economies adopting cryptocurrency “could collapse” from volatility. Sheng: Crypto Volatility Would Ruin Economies Speaking in...

Wilma Woo | Jul 08, 2017 | 13:00
Russia
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Russia Will Develop ‘Only Freely Tradeable’ National...

Russia has confirmed it is developing its own bank-backed cryptocurrency amid mixed reports about its future status. Central Bank VP: Cryptocurrency ‘Is The Future’ Various...

Wilma Woo | Jun 02, 2017 | 14:30
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The Relevance of National Altcoins in a Bitcoin Dominated World

The digital currency revolution has spread across the world. The ease of creation, distribution, and transaction associated with cryptocurrencies has made it easier for communities to...

Bitcoinist | Feb 03, 2017 | 09:11

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