Tag: Venezuela

  • Bitcoin
    Bitcoin

    What Is Bitcoin? Crypto Featured as Category on Jeopardy

    During last night’s airing of the popular TV game show Jeopardy, cryptocurrency was featured among the categories contestants could choose from. I’ll Take Cryptocurrency for $1,000, Alex On Thursday night’s episode of the iconic TV game show hosted by Alex Trebek, Jeopardy, cryptocurrency was one of the six...

    Tony Spilotro | December 1, 2018 | 3:00 am
  • OKCoin
    Crypto

    OkCoin Exchange Launches Operation in Argentina in Conquest of Latin America

    OkCoin, a leading digital asset platform for fiat and token trading headquartered in Beijing, has expanded its operation to Argentina and is about to do the same in other Latin America countries. Instiutional and retail customers are now able to exchange the Argentine peso for any cryptocurrency included...

    Ricardo Esteves | November 16, 2018 | 12:00 am
  • india
    Industry

    India Making Plans to Launch Its Own Government Backed Cryptocurrency

    Despite its best efforts to keep crypto out of India, it appears that the Indian government is still not willing to completely exclude cryptocurrencies. According to the new announcement, India is making plans to launch its own digital currency. India Plans to Launch a Government-Backed Cryptocurrency One senior...

    Ali Raza | October 10, 2018 | 3:00 pm
  • Venezuela
    Crypto

    Venezuela Formally Releases Petro, Will It Aid the Country’s Economic Recovery?

    Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, will be released to the global markets this Monday, marking one of the first cryptocurrencies in the industry to be created and administered by a government. The cryptocurrency is part of the government’s “Economic Recovery, Growth, and Prosperity Program” that came about after...

    Cole Petersen | October 2, 2018 | 8:00 pm
  • Dash Text
    Crypto

    The First SMS Wallet Service Launches Enabling Dash Remittance Payments

    A Venezuela-based company has introduced the first SMS wallet service exclusively for Dash transactions, enabling payments to be sent and received in the country without a smart phone or internet connection. Venezuela Turns to Dash Last month, Ryan Taylor, CEO of Dash Core Group, said that it was...

    Rebecca Campbell | September 24, 2018 | 8:30 pm
  • FSMA
    Technology

    ECB Has No Plans to Launch Digital Currency Due to Blockchain Immaturity

    The European Central Bank (ECB) is not issuing a digital currency any time soon, according to President Mario Draghi. He’s argued that the blockchain technology is not mature enough for such a level of responsibility and physical cash remains widely used within the monetary union. ECB Studies Potential...

    Ricardo Esteves | September 15, 2018 | 8:30 pm
  • Petro
    Crypto

    Report Finds Venezuela’s Petro is Not Being Used in the Country

    Following the creation of Venezuela’s state-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, citizens in the economically tumultuous country say that use of the Petro is nowhere to be found. The new investigative report from Reuter’s comes just a couple weeks after President Maduro declared it as the second national currency and...

    Cole Petersen | August 30, 2018 | 9:00 pm

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