Materials by tag Politics

Mar 17, 2018 at 16:26
Philippines Senator Calls for Applying a Get-Tough Approach to Cryptocurrency Crimes
Filipino senator Leila de Lima wants to impose stiffer fines on the criminals who conduct a scam or other illegal activity using cryptocurrency, especially Bitcoin. She has presented a draft bill aimed at releasing an update of the country’s penal code.
Feb 12, 2018 at 14:52
The Head of the Chechen Republic has Decided to Buy Bitcoin
The Head of the Chechen Republic and a former member of the Chechen independence movement, Ramzan Kadyrov, has announced on Twitter his intention to buy a share of Bitcoin. He has not mentioned the amount of investment but he did admit that the money could be lost.
Jan 16, 2018 at 18:31
Bad News from Asia Leads Cryptocurrency Prices to Fall Dramatically
January 16, 2018, most of the cryptocurrencies faced massive falls due to negative news from Asia. Following South Korea’s decision to ban cryptocurrency trading, China's central bank expressed its plans to block all local and offshore, individuals and businesses that provide centralized cryptocurrency exchange-like services.
Dec 28, 2017 at 09:28
South Korean Banks Abandon Bitcoin Because of the Government’s Regulations
Major South Korean banks are to ban cryptocurrency transactions
Apr 21, 2017 at 12:55
Political Party To Use Cryptocurrency To Train Candidates For Elections
Russian political party Party of Growth has recently announced the launch of a new Blockchain-based system, called "People of Growth", and their own cryptocurrency, called “Upcoin”. For the first time, Blockchain technology becomes the organizational basis for a political party.
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