Russia Considers Jail Time for People Helping Crypto Scammers Launder Proceeds

Russia Considers Jail Time for People Helping Crypto Scammers Launder Proceeds

Post Views: 68 The interior ministry of Russia has decided to go after those providing money-laundering services to crypto fraudsters, suggesting they should go to prison. The department wants to introduce criminal liability for the activities of these people, also known as ‘droppers.’ source

Spanish Crypto Exchange Bitbase Expands to Latam

Spanish Crypto Exchange Bitbase Expands to Latam

Post Views: 74 Bitbase, a Spanish cryptocurrency exchange and crypto ATM operator, has announced its expansion to Latam with the establishment of a store in Paraguay. The company, which had previously opened a store in Portugal, is now bringing its operations to several locations in Paraguay, having its sights on Venezuela as the next destination…

Bitfinex to Donate $1.3 Million Worth of BTC and USDT to Communities in El Salvador

Bitfinex to Donate $1.3 Million Worth of BTC and USDT to Communities in El Salvador

Post Views: 91 The crypto exchange Bitfinex announced on Thursday that the trading platform plans to donate 36 bitcoin and $600K worth of tether tokens to help bolster communities and small businesses located in El Salvador. According to Bitfinex, the funds will initially target small businesses in Salvadoran communities located in Apopa, Ilopango, and Soyapango. …

South African Central Bank Now Considers Cryptocurrency to Be a Financial Asset

South African Central Bank Now Considers Cryptocurrency to Be a Financial Asset

Post Views: 58 The deputy governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) recently said the institution has changed its position on cryptocurrency, and now regards it to be a financial asset which must be regulated as such. The SARB expects to have a cryptocurrency regulatory framework in place by the end of 2023. …

Bitcoin, Ethereum Technical Analysis: ETH Surges Past $1,200 as Latest Shadow Fork Goes Live

Bitcoin, Ethereum Technical Analysis: ETH Surges Past $1,200 as Latest Shadow Fork Goes Live

Post Views: 69 ETH was back in the green, as markets reacted to the release of Shadow Fork 9. Bitcoin was well above $20,000 on Friday, as bulls returned to the crypto market following several days of consolidation. BTC was up by over 5% in today’s session, with ETH not only back into the $1,100…

Putin Signs Law Prohibiting Payments With Digital Assets in Russia

Putin Signs Law Prohibiting Payments With Digital Assets in Russia

Post Views: 88 President Vladimir Putin of Russia has signed into law a bill banning payments with digital financial assets. The legislation obliges exchange operators to refuse to process transactions facilitating the use of DFAs, a legal category currently covering cryptocurrencies, as “monetary surrogates.” Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law imposing direct restrictions…

The 21 Best Travel Writing Jobs That Pay Beginning Writers

The 21 Best Travel Writing Jobs That Pay Beginning Writers

Post Views: 97 Love to travel? Always planning your next adventure? You should consider a travel writing job! When most people think of travel writing, they imagine being on a beautiful beach, pounding away on the keyboard, describing the amazing breakfast they just devoured at their hotel. But being a freelance travel writer is more…