An Iranian parliament member has suggested that digital currencies be used in attempts to work around returning economic sanctions from the United States. Iran and Digital Currencies The idea was…

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In February, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced the release of the Petro, a controversial digital currency backed by the country’s oil reserves. This week, according to Venezuela’s Official Gazette, it…

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The Central Bank of Russia may use its ethereum-based Masterchain software to communicate financial messaging across the Eurasian Economic Union. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/russias-central-bank-mulls-ethereum-system-for-pan-eurasian-payments/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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Russia’s state-owned Gazprombank is reportedly looking into facilitating cryptocurrency transactions through a Swiss subsidiary. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/report-russian-state-owned-gazprombank-to-trial-cryptocurrency-transactions/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all Crypto News and…

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A Russian official has called reports that the country helped Venezuela launch its controversial petro cryptocurrency “fake news.” This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/fake-news-russian-official-reportedly-denies-involvement-with-petro/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Time Magazine reported Tuesday that the Russian government helped Venezuela develop the petro cryptocurrency with the support of Vladimir Putin. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/report-russians-helped-venezuela-launch-petro/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/…

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