Venezuela: Record Bitcoin Buying Spree Continues Amid Hyperinflation
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Venezuela: Record Bitcoin Buying Spree Continues Amid Hyperinflation

Hyperinflation is rampant in Venezuela as bitcoin trading volume keeps hitting new records each week. Meanwhile, authorities are...

Kevin O’Brien | Jun 21, 2018 | 20:00
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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
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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
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Venezuela Touts Petro To India, Coinsecure With 30% Oil Discount...

Venezuela is leveraging its oil wealth to shoehorn...

Wilma Woo | May 01, 2018 | 19:00
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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2.7 TRILLION Bolivars: Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits All-Time High

Venezuela Localbitcoins users traded a record 2.7...

Wilma Woo | Apr 16, 2018 | 07:00
Altcoins

Venezuela Decrees Petro ‘Cryptocurrency’ as Legal Tender

All transactions involving government institutions in...

Adam James | Apr 14, 2018 | 17:00
News

South Korean Capital Looks to Launch City-Wide Cryptocurrency S-Coin

Following suit with various other cities around the...

Adam James | Apr 05, 2018 | 01:00
Coinsecure Goes For Petro?
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Bitfinex Bans Venezuela’s Petro Token

Bitfinex, the largest cryptocurrency exchange, has issued a statement today regarding its...

Adam James | Mar 27, 2018 | 13:00
It’s a Hard No From the US
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Venezuela’s Petro Now Purchasable with Foreign Fiat

Last month, Venezuela became the first country to issue its own cryptocurrency with the launch of...

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 could be under threat as US President Trump...

Nikita Blows | Mar 19, 2018 | 16:00
Altcoin News

Venezuela Sold $5 Billion in Petro Cryptocurrency, Claims President

Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro has claimed the successful launch and sale of Petro — the...

Adam James | Mar 12, 2018 | 09:30
News

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
Altcoins

Venezuela Decides One Coin’s Not Enough, Readies New...

Things are only getting weirder in Venezuela, as...

Adam James | Feb 22, 2018 | 08:30
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...

Ashour Iesho | Feb 03, 2018 | 02:30
News

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

The US Treasury Department has cautioned investors...

Nikita Blows | Jan 18, 2018 | 01:00
News

Venezuela’s Parliament: Maduro’s Petro Cryptocurrency...

Venezuela’s president may have to put his Petro...

Nikita Blows | Jan 10, 2018 | 23:30
It’s a Hard No From the US
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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
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Over 860,000 Have Signed Up to Mine the Venezuelan Petro

President Nicolas Maduro announces that 860,811 young people have registered to mine the Petro, the...

Jeff Francis | Jan 04, 2018 | 06:30

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