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Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Sets Giant All-Time High

Venezuela traded more bolivars for bitcoins than ever before last week. Volumes on P2P trading platform Localbitcoins reaching...

Esther Kim | Jan 28, 2019 | 11:00
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Russia Says Venezuela’s Petro Acceptance ‘Not...

Russia has not discounted the idea of using...

Esther Kim | Dec 14, 2018 | 09:00
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Venezuela Artificially Inflates Petro 150 Percent As Bitcoin Sets New...

Venezuela saw yet another new record for Bitcoin use...

Esther Kim | Dec 03, 2018 | 06:00
Interviews

Max Keiser Interview: Bitcoin Will ‘Gobble Up All Fiat’...

Bitcoinist once again caught up with the one and only...

Allen Scott | Nov 30, 2018 | 12:00
Bitcoin Exchange

Venezuela Traded More Bitcoin Than Ever Before In October

Venezuela set a new Bitcoin trading record last week...

Wilma Woo | Nov 07, 2018 | 09:00
Altcoins

Petro… Petro… Get ’em While They’re Hot!

After what seems like an unnecessarily long bout of...

Emilio Janus | Oct 31, 2018 | 15:00
Bitcoin

Argentina, Venezuela, and Egypt Post Record P2P Bitcoin Trading...

During October 2018, Bitcoin trading volumes on the...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Oct 16, 2018 | 03:00
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Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits New Record As Maduro Confirms Petro...

Venezuela posted its largest-ever Bitcoin trading...

Wilma Woo | Oct 08, 2018 | 21:00
Altcoin News

Venezuela Finally Launches Controversial State-issued Petro...

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro recently...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Oct 07, 2018 | 10:00
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Bitcoin Sees Biggest Trade Volume in Venezuela as Dash Branded...

Bitcoin trading volumes in stricken Venezuela spiked again last week as one local commentator...

Wilma Woo | Oct 04, 2018 | 01:00
Maduro: Petro Public Sale In November While Website and Wallet Are Live
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Maduro: Petro Public Sale In November While Website and Wallet Are...

Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro has made a series of announcements concerning the Petro...

Kevin O’Brien | Oct 03, 2018 | 05:00
Venezuela's Petro Cryptocurrency is Missing In Action
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Venezuela Citizens See ‘No Sign’ of National Petro...

Amidst a mounting economic crisis, Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency the Petro is nowhere...

Danny Scopelliti | Aug 31, 2018 | 15:00
Venezuela's Central Bank Unveils App to Convert New Crypto-Pegged ‘Sovereign Bolivar’
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Venezuela’s Central Bank Unveils App to Convert New...

Hyperinflation in Venezuela is so bad, the nation’s Central Bank has released an Android app to...

Kevin O’Brien | Aug 28, 2018 | 06:00
News

As Cryptocurrency Gains Popularity In Israel, Discussions Continue...

Top leadership in Israel has long considered launching...

Kevin O’Brien | Aug 27, 2018 | 00:00
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New Venezuela Bolivar A ‘Scam On Top Of Another Scam,’...

The government of Venezuela pegging its national...

Wilma Woo | Aug 22, 2018 | 21:00
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Venezuela’s Currency Devalued By 96% as Maduro Announces New...

On Friday, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro...

Kevin O’Brien | Aug 19, 2018 | 08:00
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Venezuela Ties Own Currency to Sanctioned Petro as Maduro Talks of...

Venezuela will remove five zeros from its ailing...

Wilma Woo | Jul 28, 2018 | 04:00
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Venezuela: Record Bitcoin Buying Spree Continues Amid Hyperinflation

Hyperinflation is rampant in Venezuela as bitcoin...

Kevin O’Brien | Jun 21, 2018 | 20:00
News

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
News

Venezuela Leverages Russian Bank Stake To Bypass US Petro Sanctions

Venezuela is taking advantage of its 49% stake in a...

Wilma Woo | May 16, 2018 | 17:00
Bitcoin

Iran Turns to Bitcoin in Preparation for Renewed U.S. Sanctions

With U.S. President Donald Trump declining to renew a...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 10, 2018 | 20:00
Venezuela Touts Petro To India, Coinsecure With 30% Oil Discount Promises
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Venezuela Touts Petro To India, Coinsecure With 30% Oil Discount...

Venezuela is leveraging its oil wealth to shoehorn president Nicolas Maduro’s Petro...

Wilma Woo | May 01, 2018 | 19:00
Petro
Altcoin News

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

The Central Bank of Venezuela will receive $1 billion from the proceeds of the Petro sale.  Petro...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Apr 27, 2018 | 15:00

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