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Venezuelans don’t want the Petro crypto
Business 24 January 2020

Venezuelans don’t want the Petro crypto

Venezuelans are desperate to rid of the Petro crypto recently airdropped to them by the gov’t and are now selling it on P2P marketplaces for half the price.

Can Venezuela’s central bank store BTC, Ether?
Business 27 September 2019

Can Venezuela’s central bank store BTC, Ether?

Venezuela's central bank is looking into whether or not digital currency could bolster its international reserve figures, which are now approaching the lowest amount seen in 30 years.

New regulations for Venezuela crypto scene amid civil strife
Business 5 February 2019

New regulations for Venezuela crypto scene amid civil strife

Venezula has revealed new requirements for exchange platforms and miners. Those businesses will now have to register with a superintend body of crypto-related activities, named Sunacrip, and adhere to new regulations.

Venezuela pushes for Petro as unit of measurement for oil
Business 13 November 2018

Venezuela pushes for Petro as unit of measurement for oil

Despite not having a stable economy upon which to build its national cryptocurrency, it is working diligently to have Petro seen as a viable cryptocurrency – although most indications are that it will never truly get off the ground.