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Here in Venezuela, Doctors Struggle to Access Aid From Crypto Platform

On Sep 21, 2020
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IN DEPTH: Crypto campaigns often struggle to succeed in Venezuela. An on-the-ground report explains why Venezuelans have a hard time accessing funds seized from President Nicolas Maduro. @joc_ra reports https://t.co/Vu9SEkMAFP
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For a moment, it looked as if crypto would make a huge stride in Venezuela. But accessing funds from abroad has been difficult so far.

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On Sep 21, 2020
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IN DEPTH: Crypto campaigns often struggle to succeed in Venezuela. An on-the-ground report explains why Venezuelans have a hard time accessing funds seized from President Nicolas Maduro. @joc_ra reports https://t.co/Vu9SEkMAFP
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Here in Venezuela, Doctors Struggle to Access Aid From Crypto Platform

Here in Venezuela, Doctors Struggle to Access Aid From Crypto Platform

For a moment, it looked as if crypto would make a huge stride in Venezuela. But accessing funds from abroad has been difficult so far.

Venezuelan Government Accused of Using Bitcoin to Bypass US Sanctions

Venezuelan Government Accused of Using Bitcoin to Bypass US Sanctions

Nicolás Maduro and the United Socialist Party of Venezuela have been accused of circumventing financial blockades imposed by the U.S. government.

Venezuela’s Petro: Public Sale to Commence on November 5, New Details Brought to the Surface

Venezuela’s Petro: Public Sale to Commence on November 5, New Details Brought to the Surface

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro officially announced the public sale of the controversial national cryptocurrency Petro, which is set on November 5.

Venezuela Cuts to Fight Inflation (Zeroes From Its Currency, That Is)

Venezuela Cuts to Fight Inflation (Zeroes From Its Currency, That Is)

President Nicolás Maduro is rolling out measures to stabilize the economy and increase revenue, but economists — and the population — remain skeptical.

This Crypto Art Auction Lets Venezuelans Dismantle Maduro Bolivar by Bolivar

This Crypto Art Auction Lets Venezuelans Dismantle Maduro Bolivar by Bolivar

The piece-by-piece dismantling of the bolivars by those choosing to donate crypto is meant to represent a new beginning made possible by a new form of money not controlled by any one ...

Special Report: In Venezuela, new cryptocurrency is nowhere to be found

Special Report: In Venezuela, new cryptocurrency is nowhere to be found

To hear Venezuela's leftist President Nicolas Maduro tell it, this remote hamlet of 1,300 souls is perched on the cutting edge of an innovation in cryptocurrency.

Despite Utility, Bitcoin Cannot Fix Venezuela

Despite Utility, Bitcoin Cannot Fix Venezuela

There are some misconceptions about how frequently Bitcoin is being used in Venezuela and the problems it can solve there. 

Implement Critical Care Surge Strategies Now To Save Lives

Implement Critical Care Surge Strategies Now To Save Lives

In addition, the national shortage of both critical care nurses and respiratory therapists that existed even before the Covid-19 outbreak further challenges critical care staff surge ...

This is where cryptocurrencies are actually making a difference in the world

This is where cryptocurrencies are actually making a difference in the world

Countries in Latin America and Africa are finding stores of value in Dash, bitcoin, ether and other cryptocurrencies.

U.S. Government Confirms Migrant Children Experienced Severe Mental Health Issues Following “Family Separation”

U.S. Government Confirms Migrant Children Experienced Severe Mental Health Issues Following “Family Separation”

Separation of migrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border has caused severe psychological harm, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to a U.S. ...