Government News

Led by people in various positions of power, governments create and enforce different laws and guidelines. Governments across the world vary significantly in terms of approach, procedures, laws, etc. Government news today often becomes public online — different in form from the newsstands of yesterday. 

Government cryptocurrency overwatch has increased over the years since Bitcoin’s launch in 2009. The U.S. government, in particular, has enforced a number of regulations in the crypto industry. Other governments have also taken various steps toward regulating the digital asset space. Additionally, talk of government-backed cryptocurrency, called central bank digital currency, or CBDC, has surfaced among government world news.

News
After the European Central Bank released a blog post on the shortcomings of Bitcoin, the crypto community on Twitter took to the comments to defend the cryptocu...
European Central Bank blasts Bitcoin —Community responds
Savannah Fortis
2022-11-30T13:53:00+00:00
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News
One of the design options for the Ukrainian CBDC describes the e-hryvnia available for usage in crypto exchange operations.
National Bank of Ukraine releases draft concept for digital hryvnia
Helen Partz
2022-11-29T10:03:39+00:00
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News
The FTX saga has made some crypto executives, researchers, analysts and politicians more aligned on regulation than ever.
Calls for regulation get louder as FTX contagion continues to spread
Stephen Katte
2022-11-29T03:05:47+00:00
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Analysis
There are a number of benefits associated with tokenized government bonds, yet adoption may take time.
Tokenized government bonds free up liquidity in traditional financial systems
Rachel Wolfson
2022-11-28T15:33:00+00:00
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Analysis
The first and the last major attempt to encourage a comprehensive crypto framework was buried in the House of Commons on Nov. 23.
Canada crypto regulation: Bitcoin ETFs, strict licensing and a digital dollar
David Attlee
2022-11-26T15:01:00+00:00
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Locals say they are having to contend with vacant apartments and the loss of job opportunities once provided by the collapsed exchange.
Trouble in the Bahamas following FTX collapse: Report
Judith BannermanQuist
2022-11-25T22:08:59+00:00
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News
Starting from January 2023, only licensed cryptocurrency firms will be allowed to provide cryptocurrency trading services to Uzbek citizens.
Uzbekistan issues first crypto licenses to two local ‘crypto stores’
Helen Partz
2022-11-25T06:58:00+00:00
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News
Local lawmakers are working on amendments to the existing legislation “On digital financial assets” in consultation with market stakeholders.
Russia intends to launch a ‘national crypto exchange’
David Attlee
2022-11-24T08:09:33+00:00
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