Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic, is a federal republic in South America. Argentina is one of the largest countries in the world, being in the top-8 by territory, and is the second largest in Latin America. The economy of Argentina is based on rich natural resources, diversified industries and a large agricultural sector. Argentina has a growing high-tech sector, literate population and a high human development rate. Argentine also benefits from tourism, science, independent media and a developed transport communication. Bitcoin in Argentina is not considered a legal currency, as it is not issued by the Central Bank, but there are no restrictions toward it. Bitcoin mining in Argentina and Bitcoin exchanges are also legal. Bitcoin is considered to be a good under the Argentine Civil Code and its transactions are governed by the rules of the Civil Code.
Institutional miners and hobbyists alike are taking advantage of energy subsidies to cash in.
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Argentina’s tax authority AFIP reportedly ordered domestic crypto exchanges and payment firms to provide monthly reports of all kinds of operations.
Argentina’s tax body reportedly asks crypto firms to report all activity
The startup has a total value of $2.2 billion following its latest Series C investment round.
Bitso reportedly becomes Latin America’s first billion-dollar crypto exchange
Mercado Libre’s move to accept cryptocurrency payments for real estate could usher in a new way of crypto mass adoption in South America.
Mass adoption looms as South America's second-largest company accepts crypto payments
Bitfarms estimates it could have mined BTC for $4,125 each during Q4 2020 if its forthcoming Argentinian facility was operational.
Bitfarms estimates Argentinian facility will reduce BTC mining costs by 45%
Let's relive the events have that marked the Argentine crypto space since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and hear the opinions of those in the industry ...
A year into the pandemic: How Argentina's economy struggled while its crypto ecosystem flourished