Tag: Official

California City Official Uses Bitcoin Cash to Purchase Cannabis

California City Official Uses Bitcoin Cash to Purchase Cannabis In California, cryptocurrency payments are making headway in the cannabis industry as Berkeley City Councilmember Ben Bartlett became the first elected official to purchase cannabis using a digital asset. On Tuesday, Bartlett utilized bitcoin cash (BCH) and Cred’s LBA token to […]

Indian Government Official Resigns After Drafting ‘Flawed’ Crypto Bill

Indian Government Official Resigns After Drafting ‘Flawed’ Crypto Bill The Indian government official who headed the committee which drafted the bill to ban cryptocurrencies has applied for voluntary retirement after releasing the report and draft bill which the crypto community calls “flawed.” Meanwhile, the government has confirmed that cryptocurrency is […]

Indian Cryptocurrency Regulation Is Ready, Official Confirms

Indian Cryptocurrency Regulation Is Ready, Official Confirms Ahead of the G20 summit, India’s new finance secretary has confirmed that the report detailing the country’s crypto regulation is now ready. It will soon be submitted to the finance minister for approval. Since Arun Jaitley opted out of cabinet responsibilities, Prime Minister […]

Korea Exchange Official: US Decision on Bitcoin ETF Will Set Tone for Local Crypto Market

Korea Exchange Official: US Decision on Bitcoin ETF Will Set Tone for Local Crypto Market An official at South Korea’s sole securities exchange operator, the Korea Exchange, says the bourse is closely eyeing developments from U.S. regulators in regard to crypto ETFs Cointelegraph.com News

Central Bank Official: Regulators Are Hindering the Development of Cryptocurrencies

Central Bank Official: Regulators Are Hindering the Development of Cryptocurrencies An excessive number of regulatory agencies are interfering with the prospects of successful development of cryptocurrencies in Ukraine, according to a high-ranking representative of the country’s central bank. What the sector needs instead is proper regulations and laws that will […]

The Daily: UFC 232 to Have Official Crypto Partner, 5% of Israelis Use Bitcoin

The Daily: UFC 232 to Have Official Crypto Partner, 5% of Israelis Use Bitcoin In today’s edition of The Daily we feature the latest sports sponsorship by the cryptocurrency community. We also cover stories about new statistics on bitcoin usage in Israel, mining malware growth during 2018, and another bank blockchain […]