North Tonawanda poised to ban new crypto mining facilities

North Tonawanda poised to ban new crypto mining facilities

The City of North Tonawanda is set to ban new cryptocurrency mining operations from moving in for two years while it works to combat noise issues at the existing facility owned by... Read more »
Chinese Government Urged to Reconsider Crypto Mining Ban: Details

Chinese Government Urged to Reconsider Crypto Mining Ban: Details

Contents Historical context and current stance Economic and geopolitical impacts Influential voices within academia and the tech sector are urging the Chinese government to reconsider its stringent ban on crypto mining. This... Read more »
Louisiana signs bill to ban CBDCs, protect right to self-custody and mine crypto

Louisiana signs bill to ban CBDCs, protect right to self-custody and mine crypto

Louisiana Governor Jeff Landry signed a bill to prohibit central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and protect crypto mining on June 19. The bill, HB 488, prevents governing authorities from accepting or requiring... Read more »
Crypto enthusiasts warn against naira trade ban on exchanges

Crypto enthusiasts warn against naira trade ban on exchanges

Some Nigerian crypto enthusiasts are of the opinion that the country’s decision to halt naira trading on cryptocurrency exchanges is likely to worsen matters for its volatile currency In an interview with... Read more »
Nigeria Moves to Ban P2P Naira Crypto Trading

Nigeria Moves to Ban P2P Naira Crypto Trading

Nigeria is reportedly stepping up its cryptocurrency crackdown with a proposed ban on peer-to-peer trading. The ban would affect P2P trading in the country’s naira, Bloomberg reported Tuesday (May 7). The move is the latest... Read more »
No Crypto Ban in Russia, Just a ‘Pragmatic’ Review of Mining and Exchange Regulations Says Anton Gorelkin

No Crypto Ban in Russia, Just a ‘Pragmatic’ Review of Mining and Exchange Regulations Says Anton Gorelkin

Key Takeaways A Russian politician has dispelled misleading headlines that Russia will ban cryptocurrencies. The new amendments look to legitimize crypto mining in Russia with new reporting standards. The politician says these... Read more »
Russia Plans Full Crypto Ban As Geopolitical Tensions Escalate

Russia Plans Full Crypto Ban As Geopolitical Tensions Escalate

Table of Contents Russia is preparing to enforce a total ban on the circulation of crypto assets like Bitcoin as it looks to reinforce the ruble amid rising geopolitical tensions and crippling... Read more »
How “Fake” Nigerian Apex Bank Circular Stoked Crypto Ban Fears

How “Fake” Nigerian Apex Bank Circular Stoked Crypto Ban Fears

A “fake” circular attributed to the Nigerian central bank had sparked panic amongst crypto faithful in the country. The CBN only helped to stir further confusion with its response. The circular eerily... Read more »
Thailand Takes Decision to Ban Unlicenced Crypto Exchanges to Prevent Online Crime

Thailand Takes Decision to Ban Unlicenced Crypto Exchanges to Prevent Online Crime

Thailand has decided that all crypto firms operating within its provincial limits must be officially licenced and approved to conduct businesses. The global crypto market has been swelling by the day, especially... Read more »
Paraguayan Senators Pause Crypto Mining Ban Proposal

Paraguayan Senators Pause Crypto Mining Ban Proposal

Paraguayan senators have paused progress on a proposed cryptocurrency mining ban and are now exploring the option of selling surplus energy from the Itaipu hydropower plant to miners rather than exporting it. ... Read more »