Desperate Maduro Trumpets Crypto Payments with China and Russia

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro has openly declared his regime’s love for cryptocurrencies…

Venezuela’s State-Run Oil Company Has a Secret Bitcoin Stockpile

A recent Bloomberg report suggests that the central bank of Venezuela is…

Maduro Mandates Petro-Financed Public Housing Scheme in Venezuela

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has mandated that the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the…

Record Bitcoin Trade in Venezuela as Top Bank Launches Petro Services

The largest bank in Venezuela, the state-owned Bank of Venezuela, appears to…

Maduro Scoops 8 Tons of Venezuelan Central Bank Gold for Illegal $340 Million Cash Swap

Eight tons of gold has been taken out of the vaults of…

Venezuela’s Socialist Establishment Bares its Ugly Fangs with Parasitic Crypto Tax

After years of hiding behind the fig leaf of socialism and revolutionary…

Turns out Venezuela’s Oil-Backed Petro Cryptocurrency is Real after All

In December 2017, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced that the South American nation’s…

Venezuela Gives Maduro the Boot, Will This be the End of His Petro Cryptocurrency?

The world is watching complete chaos in Venezuela, which is dire financial…

Venezuela Starts Converting Pensioners’ Payments to Crypto ‘Petro’: Report

The government of Venezuela has reportedly started converting pensioners’ monthly payments from…

Cryptocurrency Accepted: Venezuela Will Sell Oil for Petro, Maduro Says

The government of Venezuela has announced that it plans to create a…

Absurd: Investors Can Only Trade Venezuelan Petro to Crypto if Bought in 2018

According to TeleSUR TV, a mainstream media outlet in Venezuela, the country’s…

Controversial Venezuelan State Cryptocurrency ‘Petro’ is Now for Sale

After months of speculation regarding the status of Venezuela’s much-publicised Petro cryptocurrency…

As Petro Launch Looms, Venezuela’s Bolivar Eyes 1.4 Million Percent Inflation

Based on findings from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the annual inflation…

Public Sale of Venezuela’s State Crypto Petro to Commence on November 5

With the Petro now officially launched, the public sale of the state-backed…

Venezuela’s Oil-Backed Petro Appears to Be a ‘Blatant’ Copy of Dash

Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency Petro (PTR) appears to be a “blatant” copy of…

Venezuelans Queue Up at Gas Stations as Maduro’s Latest Fintech Plan Falters

As Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro starts rolling out major monetary changes, citizens have…

Dash Price Rises 20% on Venezuelan Adoption Push

Dash (DASH) is currently experiencing a strong price surge, rising about 20…

Venezuela’s Central Bank Launches Android App to Convert Bolivars to Petro-Pegged Currency

The Banco Central de Venezuela, Venezuela’s central bank, has recently launched an…

Interview: Bitcoin Venezuela on Why the Petro Cryptocurrency Isn’t Even ‘Backed by Trust’

Randy Brito is the head of Bitcoin Venezuela, a non-profit organization dedicated…

Venezuela Looking to Launch a Central Bank for Cryptocurrencies

Venezuela is reportedly looking to lunch a central bank for cryptocurrencies, as…

Venezuela to Launch Petro-Pegged Fiat Currency Next Month

Venezuela, a country battling one of the deepest economic recessions on record,…

Venezuela to Finance Villas for the Homeless with Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency Petro

Venezuela’s minister of Habitat and Housing, Ildemaro Villarroel, recently revealed that the…