Venezuela

Crypto News From the Spanish-Speaking World: Sept. 8–14 in Review

The Spanish-speaking world sees major cryptocurrency and blockchain developments with Uruguay approving a new bill that could b...

After Multiple False Starts, Venezuela May Have Its First Bitcoin ATM

According to data by Coin ATM Radar, Venezuela has finally gotten its very first Bitcoin ATM. Multiple attempts to install Bitc...

New Bitcoin Trading Record as Biggest Bank Embraces Petro

Venezuela’s largest bank, Bank of Venezuela (BDV), has added support for the country’s controversial Petro digital currency.  B...
September 13, 2019
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Crypto News From the Spanish-Speaking World: Sept. 2–8 in Review

The Spanish-speaking world saw some major developments this week with Spain introducing a reinforced authentication system for ...

Crypto News From the Spanish-Speaking World: Aug. 24-31 in Review

The Spanish-speaking world saw a number major developments this week, with several companies accepting cryptocurrencies as a fo...

Venezuelan Official Says Remittance Platform for Petro is Ready to Use

National Superintendent of Cryptoactives Joselit Ramírez has announced that crypto remittance platform Patria Remesa is live an...

Pundi X Expands Crypto Payments to Venezuelan Department Store Chain

Cryptocurrency startup Pundi X has partnered with major Venezuelan chain Traki, who will now offer Pundi X’s blockchain-based p...

US Freezes Maduro Gov’t Assets as P2P Bitcoin Volume Soars in Venezuela

In a major escalation against socialist president Nicolás Maduro, Donald Trump’s administration has frozen all Venezuelan gover...

Venezuelan Gov’t Reportedly Dodges US Sanctions With Crypto in Airports

Venezuela is reportedly choosing to use Bitcoin (BTC), not its own digital currency Petro, to circumvent United States sanction...

Venezuela Sets New Bitcoin Volume Record Thanks to 10,000,000% Inflation

Venezuelans traded more bolivars for Bitcoin (BTC) than ever before last week, but the statistics say more about fiat than cryp...