Latest News for: Venezuela mining


Venezuela regulator orders shutdown of exchanges

Cryptopolitan 25 Mar 2023
The Chief Superintendent of the Venezuelan superintendency of crypto-assets has shut down some exchanges and mining farms in the country ... Regulator closes exchanges and mining farms ... However, before the enforcement of exchanges, Sunacrip also rolled out a memo to mining farms across Venezuela ... Venezuela makes u-turn on its crypto stance.

More Venezuela creditors granted right to seize Citgo shares if sanctions change

Reuters 24 Mar 2023
Petroleos de Venezuela SAFollow ... Rusoro Mining LtdFollow ... judge has granted four companies the right to seize shares in the parent of refiner Citgo Petroleum Corp (PDVSAC.UL) to collect on debts owed by Venezuela, in the event U.S ... In 2018, Stark said Crystallex had proven that PDVSA was Venezuela's alter ego ... Venezuela is a member of OPEC.

How Crypto Ended Up at the Center of a Potential $20 Billion Internal Corruption Scandal ...

Bitcoin 24 Mar 2023
Further, Sunacrip is enacting a nationwide bitcoin mining shutdown “while things calm down.” How Venezuela Used Crypto to Sell Oil, Sidestepping U.S ... The biggest crypto mining operations in several key states in Venezuela, including Lara, Carabobo, Miranda, and ...

Fractional Reserve Carbon Accounting Is An Attack On Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Magazine 20 Mar 2023
Focusing on zero-emission consumers like electric vehicles and Bitcoin mining is unscientific ... From a Bitcoin mining perspective, it is also inaccurate to assert that turning off mining rigs in Texas would not incentivize more Bitcoin mining abroad, on adversaries’ dirty grids, like those in Russia and Venezuela.
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Without Democracy, Bitcoin Will Fail

Bitcoin Magazine 19 Mar 2023
Today, Bitcoin is tiny, and those in power have subtle ways to delay and deny its widespread adoption, like claiming that “mining is destroying the environment” or claiming that “a bad actor like Sam Bankman-Fried is a political operative.” ... They have no problem with confiscation, even if they seize mining machines (as happened in Venezuela) ... ....

Urgent search for 10 trapped Colombian miners after blast kills 11

Urdu Point 16 Mar 2023
With oxygen fast running out for any survivors, family members outside the mine waited wrapped in woolen ponchos against the cold, desperate for news of their loved ones ... And last June, 15 people died at a mine near the border with Venezuela, also due to an explosion of accumulated gasses.

Search on for 10 trapped miners after Colombia blast kills 11

Urdu Point 15 Mar 2023
Rescuers battled Wednesday to save ten workers trapped in a coal mine in central Colombia after an explosion that killed 11 ... The explosion happened at a mine linked underground to five others ... In June, 15 people died at a coal mine in the municipality of Zulia, near the border with Venezuela, also due to an explosion of accumulated gases.

Explosion in Colombian mine kills 11

The News International 15 Mar 2023
Firefighters work to rescue miners after an explosion at a coal mine in Sutatausa, Colombia on March 15, 2023 ... Outside the mine, family members waited desperately for news of their loved ones ... And in June, 15 people died at a mine in the municipality of Zulia, near the border with Venezuela, also due to an explosion of accumulated gases.

Venezuela’s dictator celebrates his 10th year in power — as his country plummets to new ...

Yahoo Daily News 09 Mar 2023
To see the magnitude of Venezuela’s economic and social collapse, despite the fact that the country has the world’s biggest oil reserves, consider. ... ▪ Drug trafficking, illicit oil mining and other illegal activities account for 20% of Venezuela’s gross domestic product, says Transparency Venezuela, an anti-corruption think tank.

Ex-Haiti PM contests Canada's sanctions, but experts say there is little recourse

North Shore News 09 Mar 2023
A judge deemed it sufficient that Global Affairs Canada gave Gomez a list of media reports accusing his government of allowing trafficking and smuggling at mine sites, and accusing him of accepting bribes. Meanwhile in 2019, Canada voluntarily delisted Venezuela's former spy ...
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Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido speaks to the press in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Popular Will announced that Juan Guaidó will be a candidate for the opposition primaries in Venezuela.

The Cleveland American 08 Mar 2023
We want to talk about free, competitive elections in Venezuela. ... Banned Venezuela’s Comptroller Juan Guaidó from public office for 15 years. Venezuela recorded 13 femicides in the first month of 2023 ... They denounce that southern Venezuela is heavily exposed to mercury from illegal mining.

Why Kyle Higashioka is OK with leaving Yankees for World Baseball Classic

New York Post 04 Mar 2023
More On. new york yankees ... He is one of three Yankees, along with Gleyber Torres (Venezuela) and Jonathan Loaisiga (Nicaragua), going to the WBC. “Representing USA has been kind of a dream of mine, and I didn’t really think it could happen,” said Higashioka, who caught Gerrit Cole on Friday night in a 5-3 loss to the Tigers at Steinbrenner Field ... ....

Interview with Artist Gabriela Gamboa on Her Installation "New Topographies"

Miami New Times 28 Feb 2023
a mountain. Specifically, she longed for Cerro Bolívar, the mountain near her childhood home in southern Venezuela, close to the iron mines ... I. The Walk ... II. The Installation ... The artist superimposed the prints of the photographs with scientific formulas taken from her father's notebooks when he worked as a metallurgic engineer in the mines ... 1 ... .

Doubts Remain Over Venezuela’s Efforts to Stop Illegal Mining

InSight Crime 17 Feb 2023
Throughout January, Venezuela’s military carried out six operations to destroy equipment and infrastructure used for illegal mining in Yapacana National Park, a 320-hectare protected natural reserve located in the central region of the state of Amazonas that is regarded as one of the country’s natural jewels.

Exodus of thousands of clandestine miners raises tensions in Brazil’s Amazon

La Prensa Latina 17 Feb 2023
Non-governmental organizations also warn of an increase in illegal mining in the vicinity of Pico da Neblina, a mountain located in Amazonas state on the Brazil-Venezuela border whose peak is roughly 3,000 meters (9,840 feet) above sea level ... The Itaituba region suffers from very high rates of deforestation, most of it linked to mining.