More countries to follow El Salvador’s Bitcoin move, Cardano creator says

Following El Salvador’s historic adoption of Bitcoin (BTC) as legal tender on Tuesday, Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson predicted that a lot more countries will eventually follow in the Latin American nation’s footsteps. El Salvador’s Bitcoin acceptance further legitimizes the belief that people should be in control of their money, Hoskinson said in his “Congratulations Bitcoin”… Continue reading More countries to follow El Salvador’s Bitcoin move, Cardano creator says

Developing countries may regulate Cryptos in 2021/22 in line with Developed countries

Crypto is a great tech innovation for system transaction efficiency and thus various developing countries are now keen to adopt the technology rather than accepting it as a legal tender (currency). Cryptos may help in a significant reduction of global remittances cost, which is now around 6.5% on an average, almost double of World Bank’s… Continue reading Developing countries may regulate Cryptos in 2021/22 in line with Developed countries

Developing countries may regulate Cryptos in 2021/22 in line with Developed countries

Crypto is a great tech innovation for system transaction efficiency and thus various developing countries are now keen to adopt the technology rather than accepting it as a legal tender (currency). Cryptos may help in a significant reduction of global remittances cost, which is now around 6.5% on an average, almost double of World Bank’s… Continue reading Developing countries may regulate Cryptos in 2021/22 in line with Developed countries

Countries representing over 90% of global GDP are exploring CBDCs

The quest to understand the opportunities and challenges of a central bank digital currency, or CBDC, is underway in 81 countries, with five nations fully implementing a digital version of their currency, according to a new tracker from the Atlantic Council. The Caribbean region is home to all five CBDCs that are currently in use,… Continue reading Countries representing over 90% of global GDP are exploring CBDCs

Vaccine passports: Countries where NHS COVID app will be accepted include Barbados, Greece and Turkey

A raft of new countries have agreed to use the NHS COVID app as a vaccine certificate – including Barbados, Croatia, Greece, and Turkey. Michael Gove made the announcement as he was giving evidence to the Commons Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee. The cabinet office minister confirmed the other places on the list were… Continue reading Vaccine passports: Countries where NHS COVID app will be accepted include Barbados, Greece and Turkey

50 countries vow to protect 30% of land and sea by 2030

PARIS — At least 50 countries committed to protecting 30% of the planet, including land and sea, over the next decade to halt species extinction and address climate change issues, during a global summit Monday aimed at protecting the world’s biodiversity. About 30 leaders, government officials and heads of international organizations participated in the One… Continue reading 50 countries vow to protect 30% of land and sea by 2030

Countries in Pacific unite to guarantee food, medicine in pandemic

Monterrey, Mexico: Ministers from a trans-Pacific trade bloc have agreed to fight protectionism and avoid food and medicine shortages during the coronavirus pandemic. "We strongly believe that given the current circumstances, it is more important than ever to counter protectionism," they said statement, released after a virtual ministerial meeting of the 11 members hosted by… Continue reading Countries in Pacific unite to guarantee food, medicine in pandemic

As Countries Start to Spiral Into Monetary Crisis, Will the World Ultimately Turn to Bitcoin? ⋆ ZyCrypto

In the past week, several countries’ fiat currencies have spiraled out of control. Specifically, the Lebanese Pound and the Argentinian Peso have both faced a massive drop in currency values. The Argentina situation before the pandemic was pretty bad as the South American country had been in a three-year recession before the coronavirus struck. A few… Continue reading As Countries Start to Spiral Into Monetary Crisis, Will the World Ultimately Turn to Bitcoin? ⋆ ZyCrypto

How other European countries including Spain, Italy and France are coming out of coronavirus lockdown – The Sun

THE Government is facing demands to reveal its coronavirus exit strategy as countries across Europe begin to plan life after lockdown. Experts believe the UK is still several weeks from loosening controls but say the country is in dire need of knowing there is a plan. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest… Continue reading How other European countries including Spain, Italy and France are coming out of coronavirus lockdown – The Sun

ALL European countries must enforce total coronavirus lockdown like Italy within 10 days, ex-Italian PM warns – The Sun

ALL European countries must enforce total a coronavirus lockdown like Italy within 10 days, ex-Italian PM warns. The killer virus threatens to engulf Europe, having swept across the continent with up to 70 per cent of citizens at risk, European leaders say. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates Former Italian prime… Continue reading ALL European countries must enforce total coronavirus lockdown like Italy within 10 days, ex-Italian PM warns – The Sun

European countries to hold Iran accountable for violating nuclear deal

Berlin: European countries have triggered a dispute mechanism in their nuclear deal with Iran, a move that could lead to the return of United Nations sanctions on Tehran. Britain, France and Germany said that they had been "left with no choice" but to make the move given Iran's announcement on January 5 that it would… Continue reading European countries to hold Iran accountable for violating nuclear deal

How many countries still have the death penalty?

Claim: Some 170 States have either abolished the death penalty or introduced a moratorium on its use. Verdict: According to Amnesty International in 2017, 142 countries had abolished the death penalty in law or practice. The UN Secretary General António Guterres marked the World Day Against the Death Penalty by praising the efforts of countries… Continue reading How many countries still have the death penalty?

G20 Starts Crypto Discussions – A Look at Global Standards

Finance ministers and central bank governors from the G20 countries have gathered this weekend for a two-day meeting ahead of the G20 summit, and cryptocurrency is among the topics of discussion. Global standard-setting bodies have submitted their policies and provided tools to help the member countries with the regulation of crypto assets in their own… Continue reading G20 Starts Crypto Discussions – A Look at Global Standards

G20 Countries Start Implementing Unified Crypto Standards

As the G20 summit approaches, member countries have been discussing how to implement the standards set by intergovernmental organizations such as the Financial Action Task Force. While there may be some challenges in complying with the standards, the European Central Bank says the risks crypto assets pose to the euro area’s financial stability are manageable.… Continue reading G20 Countries Start Implementing Unified Crypto Standards

US-Based Traders Dominate Crypto Trading, More Than Next 5 Countries Combined

US-Based Traders Dominate Crypto Trading, More Than Next 5 Countries Combined The United States has long been one of the world’s most important economies, having a massive influence on the overall global economy and often helps to shape economic policy all over the world. It’s no surprise that the the country dominates the Bitcoin and… Continue reading US-Based Traders Dominate Crypto Trading, More Than Next 5 Countries Combined

Top 5 Best Countries for Launching an ICO/STO | BTCMANAGER

If one is planning to launch an ICO or an STO to fund a startup, one of the seemingly unconnected factors that may affect the failure of success of the token sale is the country in which founders are basing their venture. In this article, readers will discover the top five best countries to launch… Continue reading Top 5 Best Countries for Launching an ICO/STO | BTCMANAGER

Online Fiat Wallet Neteller Launches Cryptocurrency Exchange Service

Digital fiat currency wallet provider Neteller has started allowing its users to buy, sell, and hold cryptocurrencies including BTC, BCH, ETH, ETC, and LTC. The cryptocurrency service is already live in 10 countries and the company “plans to roll it out to more than 50 additional markets.” Neteller Adds Cryptocurrencies Neteller is a service operated… Continue reading Online Fiat Wallet Neteller Launches Cryptocurrency Exchange Service

Ripple Expansion: RippleNet Is Active In Over 40 Countries Across North America, Asia, Africa, Europe, and South America

Ripple just shared with the cryptosphere that its flagship cross-border payments solution, RippleNet managed to expand a lot and it’s now covering over 40 countries across North America, Asia, Africa, Europe, and South America. The demand for cheaper and faster payments is increasing Ripple’s service is designed to offer enhanced payment services in more needy… Continue reading Ripple Expansion: RippleNet Is Active In Over 40 Countries Across North America, Asia, Africa, Europe, and South America

The New York and California Way: How Countries in the U.S. Are Taxing Bitcoin | BTCMANAGER

Despite research showing that millions of Americans hold cryptocurrencies, only a few states have actually enacted tax laws or issued concrete guidance on how to deal with the relatively new phenomenon, Bloomberg Tax reported on September 12. Bitcoin Tax Laws Virtually Nonexistent Can cryptocurrencies be regarded as cash? Can they be subjected to the same… Continue reading The New York and California Way: How Countries in the U.S. Are Taxing Bitcoin | BTCMANAGER

The Legality of Bitcoin in Different Countries

Bitcoin’s legality world-wide Bitcoin is one of the most favored digital currencies in the world today. Bitcoin’s ease of use and degree of anonymity involved in the transactions lends itself to its increasing popularity. However, a firm declaration cannot be made as to the legality of Bitcoin in all jurisdictions. Though they are highly popular and… Continue reading The Legality of Bitcoin in Different Countries