In July, Bitcoinist reported on Venezuelan Nicolás Maduro's efforts to see the Petro become his avowed 'Great Hope.'
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Venezuela Ties Own Currency to Sanctioned Petro as Maduro Talks of...

Venezuela will remove five zeros from its ailing currency, the Bolivar, and peg it to its controversial Petro cryptocurrency...

Wilma Woo | Jul 28, 2018 | 04:00
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India: No Plans to Use Venezuelan Petro to Pay for Crude Oil

India has no plans to use Venezuela’s...

Nigel Gambanga | May 30, 2018 | 09:30
Altcoin News

Central Bank of Venezuela to Receive $1 Billion from Petro Sale

The Central Bank of Venezuela will receive $1 billion...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Apr 27, 2018 | 15:00
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Venezuela’s Petro Now Purchasable with Foreign Fiat

Last month, Venezuela became the first country to...

Adam James | Mar 25, 2018 | 04:45
Breaking News

President Trump Bans US Citizens from Buying Venezuela’s Petro

The Venezuelan Petro’s alleged astronomical success...

Nikita Blows | Mar 19, 2018 | 16:00
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Petro is a Terrible Investment (If You Didn’t Already Know)

Near the middle of February, collapsing socialist...

Adam James | Mar 06, 2018 | 16:00
Altcoin News

Venezuela Opens State-Funded Crypto School as Citizens Starve

Days after launching the world’s first ever...

Adam James | Feb 26, 2018 | 21:30
News

World’s Most Miserable Country to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency...

Venezuela’s state-backed cryptocurrency, Petro...

Adam James | Feb 20, 2018 | 11:30
Altcoins

Venezuela’s National Cryptocurrency ‘Petro’...

According to a Venezuelan official, Tuesday’s Petro...

Nikita Blows | Feb 18, 2018 | 14:00
Altcoin News

President Maduro: Venezuela to Launch ‘Petro’ Pre-Sale on...

In a move that the government hopes will bring much needed economic relief, Venezuela’s...

Ashour Iesho | Feb 03, 2018 | 02:30
In July, Bitcoinist reported on Venezuelan Nicolás Maduro's efforts to see the Petro become his avowed 'Great Hope.'
News

US Treasury Warns Investors: Venezuela’s Petro Could Violate...

The US Treasury Department has cautioned investors that Venezuela’s Petro could be in violation...

Nikita Blows | Jan 18, 2018 | 01:00
Coinsecure Goes For Petro?
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Venezuela’s Parliament: Maduro’s Petro Cryptocurrency...

Venezuela’s president may have to put his Petro plans on hold as the country’s opposition party...

Nikita Blows | Jan 10, 2018 | 23:30
In July, Bitcoinist reported on Venezuelan Nicolás Maduro's efforts to see the Petro become his avowed 'Great Hope.'
News

Venezuela Petro Cryptocurrency ‘Will be Worth $5.9B’ Says...

Crisis-hit Venezuela will issue its own oil-backed cryptocurrency, Petro, with an implied value of...

Wilma Woo | Jan 06, 2018 | 11:45
News

Venezuela Now Requires Bitcoin Miners to Register with the Government

Bitcoin mining has exploded in Venezuela due to the...

Jeff Francis | Dec 14, 2017 | 03:15
News

Venezuela Launching Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency – the Petro!

President Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela has announced...

Jeff Francis | Dec 04, 2017 | 02:45
Bitcoin

Starving Venezuelans Turn to Bitcoin Mining in Desperation

Many people in the troubled South American nation have...

Jeff Francis | Aug 09, 2017 | 10:45
News

Bitcoin Liftoff? Now Venezuela is Ditching Big Bills to ‘Fight...

Venezuela has announced the sudden withdrawal of its...

William Suberg | Dec 12, 2016 | 05:05