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Russia May Regulate Cryptocurrencies & Issue Oil-Backed Coin

The Russian government has long sent mixed signals over blockchain use and cryptocurrency adoption, yet a number of signs point to substantial...

States Continue to Explore issuing National Cryptocurrencies With Mixed Results

As cryptocurrency adoption and blockchain development grows, states across the globe continue to explore the idea of issuing 'national cryptocurrencies.' This concept is fiercely...

South American Crypto Growth Significant and Diverse

Cryptocurrency’s global growth has been substantial over the course of this year, and nowhere has interest been stronger than in the developing world. Blockchain...

Forbes Reports on Iran to Release National Cryptocurrency Before the End...

Yaya Fanusie, a Forbes contributor recently published an article detailing Iran's intention to evade U.S. sanctions. The main goal is to create a blockchain-based...

Rogue Nations Increasingly Using Cryptocurrencies to Avoid Sanctions

Earlier this week, Hotelsiniran.com, a major Iranian hotel booking website, confirmed that it now accepts payments via cryptocurrencies. This move is part of a...

Venezuela’s Petroleum-Backed Crypto Due To Launch Within Days

The Venezuelan government will soon launch an official cryptocurrency, according to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. The crypto, to be named the Petro, will be...

Venezuela Reveals Plans for the Petro, a State-Sponsored Cryptocurrency

Venezuela will become the first nation in the world to establish its own nationally sponsored cryptocurrency. As detailed by Reuters, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro...