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 to be found. Numerous reports...

Danny Scopelliti | Aug 31, 2018 | 15:00
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Venezuela’s Central Bank Unveils App to Convert New...

Hyperinflation in Venezuela is so bad, the nation’s...

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

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
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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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2.7 TRILLION Bolivars: Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits All-Time High

Venezuela Localbitcoins users traded a record 2.7 trillion bolivars in the week ending April 14...

Wilma Woo | Apr 16, 2018 | 07:00
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Venezuela Decrees Petro ‘Cryptocurrency’ as Legal Tender

All transactions involving government institutions in...

Adam James | Apr 14, 2018 | 17:00
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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
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Bitfinex Bans Venezuela’s Petro Token

Bitfinex, the largest cryptocurrency exchange, has...

Adam James | Mar 27, 2018 | 13:00
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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
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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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Venezuela Sold $5 Billion in Petro Cryptocurrency, Claims President

Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro has claimed the...

Adam James | Mar 12, 2018 | 09:30
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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
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Venezuela Opens State-Funded Crypto School as Citizens Starve

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

Adam James | Feb 26, 2018 | 21:30
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Venezuela Decides One Coin’s Not Enough, Readies New...

Things are only getting weirder in Venezuela, as President Nicolas Maduro decides that one...

Adam James | Feb 22, 2018 | 08:30
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World’s Most Miserable Country to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency...

Venezuela’s state-backed cryptocurrency, Petro, is about to hit the market. Amidst an extreme...

Adam James | Feb 20, 2018 | 11:30