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Political attitude and new laws about using cryptocurrency and Blockchain technology

Apr 04, 2020 at 08:43
Maduro Tries to Promote Petro Again by Airdropping It to Doctors
The President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro plans on giving one free Petro to each doctor to do justice to medical workers that are risking their lives to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mar 28, 2020 at 09:36
A Single Republican Failed to Sabotage Coronavirus Bill Voting in the USA
Kentucky Republican Rep. Thomas Massie tried to delay the voting on COVID-19 relief bill by objecting a roll call voting that would not require the presence of all members in Washington. Eventually, he failed to do this as the quorum of the House members blocked his request.
Jan 28, 2020 at 15:40
Ukraine to Supervise Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Transactions Above $1,200
The government of Ukraine will start overseeing all Bitcoin and cryptocurrency transactions, however, the current minister of finance has acknowledged that it is not virtual tokens but fiat currency which villains, fraudulent and corrupt public workers take advantage of.
Jan 28, 2020 at 12:59
Switzerland: Regulation for Capital Markets, Cryptocurrency and Banking Licenses
At the international level, the framework is being composed thanks to the indisputable initiative of Switzerland in particular that on the issues of the new regulation for cryptocurrency / tokenization in financial markets is leading the way and laying the foundations for the construction of many experimental projects and to build those experiences that then allow to "write the actual rules".
Jan 26, 2020 at 11:49
India Is Suspicious of Cryptocurrency but Seems to Welcome Blockchain
The Reserve Bank of India recently announced cryptocurrency is not banned in the country but advised citizens not to rely on it. At the same time, the country seems to be much more friendly towards blockchain, launching a hub in Bengaluru.
Jan 21, 2020 at 10:03
Malaysian Government Formulates New Cryptocurrency Regulatory Framework
The Malaysian Government, under its Securities Commission, recently announced the creation of a new digital currency Regulatory Framework. The new guideline is to control transactions involving crypto currency Tokens within the country's borders.
Jan 19, 2020 at 13:55
Russia Gets a Cryptocurrency Enthusiastic Prime Minister
Recently Russians woke up to the news of a new prime minister following a number of events that saw the government resigning. The new PM, who served as the head of  Russian tax services Mikhail Mishustin has  supported cryptocurrency for quite some time. The prime ministers vowed to transform the modern blockchain powered state for the benefit of Russians.
Jan 04, 2020 at 08:50
Venezuela Ready to Sell Oil and Gas for Petro Cryptocurrency
President Nicolás Maduro, states that, from 2020, oil will be sold for Petros, the cryptocurrency developed by the Venezuelan government. He assured that this year the country's oil production will be sold in their own oil-backed stablecoin.
Dec 30, 2019 at 09:16
Bahamas Set to Launch its own Cryptocurrency, the Sand Dollar
According to the latest reports from the Bahamian government, the country's central bank has moved to launch the country's first bank controlled digital currency. The digital currency dubbed the Sand dollar will be distributed and controlled by the Central bank itself.
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