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Social Media vs Cryptocurrency: TikTok Joins the War Against Crypto Bloggers
Aug 27, 2021 at 10:25
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Social Media vs Cryptocurrency: TikTok Joins the War Against Crypto Bloggers
It seems that the social media war against cryptocurrencies continues. TikTok bans cryptocurrency bloggers and educators.
African Migrants Turn to Cryptocurrency for Low Fee Remittance
May 04, 2021 at 12:31
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African Migrants Turn to Cryptocurrency for Low Fee Remittance
Due to poverty and stringent economic conditions, hundreds of able Africans seek better employment opportunities in Europe and Asia. However, the high taxes and unfavourable monetary policies of many African countries make home remittance expensive. Migrant workers from the African continent are turning to cryptocurrency to affordably send money home.
American Tax Collector Netted in Cryptocurrency Corruption Scandal
Apr 03, 2021 at 10:32
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American Tax Collector Netted in Cryptocurrency Corruption Scandal
A tax official from the US state of Florida has been indicted on corruption embezzlement charges involving cryptocurrencies.
How Might the Legal Status of Cryptocurrency Change Amidst Growing Interest in CBDCs?
Jul 11, 2020 at 11:47
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How Might the Legal Status of Cryptocurrency Change Amidst Growing Interest in CBDCs?
The legal status of cryptocurrency has been and still is very contentious worldwide, with some countries recognizing them as a medium of payment, while in others, mere ownership of crypto is enough to get you to prison. Will the increasing global attention to CBDCs change anything?
Vietnam Plans on Regulating Cryptocurrency Instead of Banning it
May 14, 2020 at 13:26
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Vietnam Plans on Regulating Cryptocurrency Instead of Banning it
The Vietnamese government has set up a 9-member committee charged with monitoring crypto-related activities and proposing appropriate government policies.
Taxes Revolutionizing the Cryptocurrency Industry, Singapore Sets New Rules
Apr 25, 2020 at 09:29
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Taxes Revolutionizing the Cryptocurrency Industry, Singapore Sets New Rules
As cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology gain root in the world, governments are becoming more involved in the industry through taxation.
Italy Tests Insurance Blockchain Sandbox
Feb 19, 2020 at 11:47
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Italy Tests Insurance Blockchain Sandbox
The test of Blockchain-based insurance products within the Italian market ended successfully, and can meet the increasingly complex and varied needs of the market.
Bitcoin Holders in Israel Turn to Court After Central Bank Fails to Set Policy on Cryptocurrency
Aug 22, 2019 at 12:09
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Bitcoin Holders in Israel Turn to Court After Central Bank Fails to Set Policy on Cryptocurrency
A number of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency holders in Israel have come out to request local banks unveil policies about digital currency accounts. They are seeking for legal action against traditional banking institutions for their snub to open accounts for clients wanting to deposit cash from digital asset sales. The bitcoin holders are now trying to demand the Bank of Israel and other local financial institutions to make their policies about cryptoasset.
Italy Plans to Create Blockchain-based Smart Parametric Insurance Policies
Jul 16, 2019 at 09:53
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Italy Plans to Create Blockchain-based Smart Parametric Insurance Policies
Italy is considering starting smart parametric policies with automatic reimbursement based on blockchain, smart contract and distributed technology (DLT). The policies will cover the risks related to bad weather, delayed flights and lost luggage. Catholic University and Reply are developing a solution for the issuance of smart blockchain-based insurance policies.
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