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Venezuela’s Maduro Wants to Offer Crypto-Based Loans to Agricultural Producers

Bitcoin 04 Aug 2021
Nicolas Maduro, president of Venezuela, stated the country could offer cryptocurrency-based loans to the agricultural sector, in addition to the traditional loans in several fiat currencies ... Venezuela was one of the first countries in Latam to develop a sizable Bitcoin mining community even before the activity was regulated.

Ex-Glencore worker’s plea deal in corruption probe

The Times/The Sunday Times 27 Jul 2021
... regulations in connection to its businesses in Nigeria, Venezuela and the Democratic Republic of the Congo since 2007. Glencore, based in Switzerland, mines.

Bitcoin Mining Museum Opens Its Doors In Venezuela. Is It The First-Ever?

NewsBTC 20 Jul 2021
To close the article off, Criptonoticias gives us interesting stats about Bitcoin mining in Venezuela.. Venezuela, even since last year, is among the 10 countries with the greatest presence in Bitcoin mining ... So, yeah, the regulation of Bitcoin mining through strict registration isn’t going that well in Venezuela.
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Museum of Bitcoin Mining History Opens Its Doors in Venezuela

Bitcoin 20 Jul 2021
A new museum dedicated to the history of bitcoin mining opened its doors in Venezuela last weekend ... Museum of Bitcoin Mining History Debuts in Venezuela. A newly created Museum of Bitcoin Mining History opened its doors to the public in Venezuela last weekend.

Venezuela's Indigenous Warao Press-Ganged into Guyana's Illegal Gold Mines

InSight Crime 13 Jul 2021
But it appears that Guyanese recruiters had also entered Venezuela to entice more Warao to join up under false pretenses ... The return of those who escaped the mines to their homes in Venezuela may serve as a warning and temporarily halt such recruitment drives, but the community remains highly vulnerable ... GUYANA ILLEGAL MINING VENEZUELA.

‘So enigmatic’: injured sloth inspires rescue centre in Venezuela

The Observer 08 Jul 2021
The Rodríguezes’ work is vital considering the state of wildlife rehabilitation and conservation in Venezuela, which has been underfunded for years ... Although Venezuela is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world, its rich ecosystems have been eroded by gold mining and other industrial activities, Hernández says.

Bitcoin mining gets easier with drop in hash rate: Why it is important to mind the environmental cost

Yahoo Daily News 07 Jul 2021
It is reported that mining difficulty for the world's largest, and most valuable, cryptocurrency just dropped by more than a fourth. Which means, it is now easier and more profitable to mine Bitcoins ... But what makes Bitcoin mining a concern for ecologists? Here's what you need to know. What is cryptocurrency mining?.

Bitcoin mining in Venezuela has many guarantees, as per Sunacrip director

Cryptopolitan 04 Jul 2021
In an interview with Sunacrip, it was discussed how the the crypto assets superintendence and related activities in Venezuela along with Bitcoin mining has been guaranteed ... Since 2018, cryptocurrency mining has been approved in Venezuela, and many companies have profited from it ... Why is Venezuela great for crypto mining?.

Mining exposes Indigenous women in Latin America to high mercury levels

Mongabay 01 Jul 2021
The International Pollutant Elimination Network (IPEN) and the Biodiversity Research Institute (BRI) analyzed the levels of mercury present among women in Bolivia, Brazil, Venezuela and Colombia living near areas where gold mining is carried out using mercury.

US-Curaçao Gold Smuggling Highlights Strategic Caribbean Passage

InSight Crime 29 Jun 2021
The affidavit the gold was likely being "illegally mined and smuggled out of Venezuela." ... How Venezuela's Stolen Gold Ended Up in Turkey, Uganda and Beyond ... CARIBBEAN COLOMBIA ILLEGAL MINING MONEY LAUNDERING PERU USA VENEZUELA.

Can the World Run Out of Strategic Metals?

Interesting Engineering 28 Jun 2021
forms a mining consortium. from September 2019, in an effort to cut its reliance on China for metals, the U.S., formed a mining consortium of ten countries designed to discover and develop reserves of the metals ... Brazil, the U.S., Venezuela, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Australia.Mining out of this world.

400+ Miners Seized in Venezuela Due to Lack of Permits

Bitcoin 21 Jun 2021
Mining in Venezuela is perfectly legal, but it requires permits and licenses from Sunacrip ... Authorities in Venezuela seized more than 400 mining machines last weekend in two separate events ... While there have been horror stories regarding bitcoin mining in Venezuela, the activity is technically legal.

Wolves chase actors across stage and run through the audience during live show in China, ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jun 2021
Footage shows the actors fleeing as wolves chase them ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next. Iranian warships transporting arms to Venezuela CHANGE... Mining tycoon Andrew 'Twiggy' Forrest and his wife return to... .

Colombia investigating after car bomb injures 36 at military base

Al Jazeera 16 Jun 2021
The Colombian government is investigating after car bomb explosions at a military base near the country’s border with Venezuela injured 36 people ... Besides coca there, there’s also gold mining in that area, [and] very important smuggling routes of people, money, drugs and weapons between Colombia and Venezuela,” he said ... .

Two Overlooked Talks From The Bitcoin 2021 Conference In Miami

Bitcoinist 10 Jun 2021
Talked about the situation in Venezuela. The government is creating mining pools, and private citizens are creating their own to have an alternative ... When asked about censorship, he said that it’s ironic that it’s a US mining pool that is censoring transactions, “the censorship is ...