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The World Bank has said “it will be physically impossible” for the lender to fund the planned Sango crypto hub and voiced concerns regarding the country’s adopt...
World Bank won’t support Central African Republic’s Sango crypto hub
Jesse Coghlan
2022-05-26T06:47:34+01:00
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The credit rating agency believes El Salvador’s Bitcoin experiment has elevated the country’s risk profile and could limit its access to foreign debt markets.
Bukele’s Bitcoin trade raises El Salvador’s sovereign credit risk: Moody’s
Sam Bourgi
2022-01-14T16:45:00+00:00
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S&P Global believes El Salvador’s recognition of Bitcoin as legal tender has brought “immediate negative implications” for its credit rating.
El Salvador’s credit rating could take a hit amid Bitcoin adoption, warns S&P Global
Brian Quarmby
2021-09-17T04:21:07+01:00
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A new report released by the triumvirate of global finance argues that central bank digital currencies will benefit worldwide development.
IMF, World Bank and BIS champion central bank digital currencies at G20
Marie Huillet
2021-07-09T12:23:39+01:00
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Experts Answer
Here’s what crypto and blockchain experts think about Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele’s announcement that Bitcoin is now legal tender....
What is really behind El Salvador’s ‘Bitcoin Law’? Experts answer
Max Yakubowski
2021-07-02T16:15:00+01:00
News
The Monetary Authority of Singapore is seeking new retail CBDC solutions with a new global challenge offering cash prizes and expert digital currency mentorship...
Singapore’s central bank offers cash prizes for digital currency ideas
Helen Partz
2021-06-28T16:00:00+01:00
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The World Bank has refused to support El Salvador’s request for help in the transition to use Bitcoin as legal tender.
World Bank refuses El Salvador’s request for help on BTC transition
Brian Quarmby
2021-06-17T06:19:46+01:00
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Opinion
Emerging technologies are essential to fasten SDGs, but this shouldn’t come at the expense of prudence and careful evaluation.
The UN’s ‘decade of delivery’ needs blockchain to succeed
Sumedha Deshmukh
2020-09-26T16:00:00+01:00
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