Articles with tag like: Venezuela

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Paxful exits Venezuela's peer-to-peer Bitcoin scene

News | Cryptocurrencies | 15 Sep 2020

Paxful has announced plans to pull out of Venezuela’s peer-to-peer (P2P) Bitcoin market, citing regulations and its own ‘risk tolerance’.

P2P crypto exchanges, Paxful, Venezuela, cryptocurrency, US sanctions, Bitcoin

Venezuela leverages tax revenue and cryptocurrencies to avoid sanctions: report

News | Cryptocurrencies | 26 Jul 2019

Spanish newspaper ABC has found that Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro and his administration appear to turn tax revenue from domestic airports into Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

cryptocurrency, Venezuela, Jetman Pay, Bitcoin, taxes, Nicolas Maduro

The US to aid Venezuela with USD 10 bln trade finance fund

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 15 Apr 2019

The US government has revealed plans to start working with a group of countries on a USD 10 billion fund to help Venezuela rebuild trade.

trade finance, US, Venezuela, government, payments

Venezuela to roll out crypto-funded youth bank

News | Cryptocurrencies | 07 May 2018

The Venezuelan president has announced plans to launch a youth bank that will be funded by the state’s controversial Petro cryptocurrency.

Petro, virtual currency, cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Venezuela, economic crisis, Latin America, crypto

Venezuelan authorities give the green light to cryptocurrencies

News | Cryptocurrencies | 11 Apr 2018

Venezuela’s National Constituent Assembly has approved the decree on the use of cryptocurrencies after repeatedly declaring the Petro illegal.

Venezuela, cryptocurrencies, Petro

Venezuelan Petro digital currency shut down from Bitfinex

News | Cryptocurrencies | 29 Mar 2018

Bitfinex, a large cryptocurrency exchange, has issued a statement regarding the recently launched “El Petro” (PTR) refusing to list the state-issued cryptocurrency.

Bitfinex, Petro, cryptocurrency, Venezuela, US ban, cryptocurrency exchange

Venezuelas Petro cryptocurrency faces controversy

News | Cryptocurrencies | 22 Mar 2018

On March 19 the US President Donald Trump issued a trading ban on Venezuela’s Petro cryptocurrency, however some reports say Russia helped the Venezuelan government launch it.

Petro, virtual currency, cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Venezuela, economic crisis, Latin America, crypto

The launch of Venezuelas Petro token sale is official

News | Cryptocurrencies | 20 Feb 2018

The Venezuelan government has officially launched the pre-sale of its controversial “petro” token, according to CoinDesk.

Venezuela, Petro, cryptocurrency, Latin America, tokens, token sale, bolivar

Venezuelas petro cryptocurrency faces market scepticism from the US

News | Cryptocurrencies | 17 Jan 2018

The US Treasury Department on Tuesday has warned that Venezuela’s proposed “petro” cryptocurrency could violate sanctions against the OPEC nation’s socialist government, according to Reuters.

Venezuela, Latin America, US, Petro, cryptocurrency, tokens

Venezuela launches national cryptocurrency

News | Cryptocurrencies | 05 Jan 2018

Venezuela`s officials have announced the launch of a national cryptocurrency called Petro as a solution to fix the current economic state.

Venezuela, cryptocurrency, Petro

Could launching a virtual currency save Venezuelas economic crisis?

News | Cryptocurrencies | 05 Dec 2017

The Venezuelan president has announced the creation of a new virtual currency called Petro in a bid to ease the country’s economic crisis.

Petro, virtual currency, cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Venezuela, economic crisis, Latin America, crypto