Central Bank of Bahrain plans to test Bitcoin payments through OpenNode

Join Our Telegram channel to stay up to date on breaking news coverage The Central Bank of Bahrain plans to test a Bitcoin payment processing and payout solution. The solution will be launched in partnership with OpenNode. An official press

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CBDC is crucial for financial stability – European Central Bank – InsideBitcoins.com

The European Apex Bank has registered a strong belief in Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). According to the financial institution, CBDC will aid the seamless continuation of the traditional monetary structure. The ECB made this revelation via its working paper

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European Central Bank outlines the way forward on digital asset licenses

The European Central Bank (ECB) has paved the way for the licensing of digital assets. The institution plans that these licensing requirements will play a central role in developing a harmonized crypto regulatory framework for Europe. Outlines requirements for regulating

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Crypto Trading, Investing Illegal in Iran, Central Bank Governor Reiterates – BTC Wires

It is banned to shop for or sell cryptocurrency in  Iran, the top of the country’s financial authority has recently reminded voters and businesses. The governor noted, however, that mining cryptocurrencies and mistreating them in payments for imports isn’t against

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Nepal Rastra Bank (Central Bank) Set To Issue Digital Currency

In recent events, Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB is poised to make a significant change to its digital currency laws. Instead, the proposed amendment would alter the 2002 Act to allow the nation’s Central Bank to establish and issue its digital

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Thailand Plans to Tighten Crypto Oversight, Giving Central Bank More Powers to Manage Digital Assets – BTC Wires

Thailand is reportedly getting ready to amend its law on digital assets to tighten the oversight of the crypto sector and empower the Thai financial institution to superintend the world. “Right now, the financial institution has no space to enter

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Board of the Bank of Central African States set to launch a CBDC

The Bank of Central African States is set to launch a central bank digital currency (CBDC). This bank serves several regions, including Cameroon, Chad, Equatorial Guinea, the Republic of Congo, the Central African Republic, and Gabon. Bank of Central African

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Australia central bank points to benefits of private cryptocurrencies

The chief of the Australia Central Bank, Phillip Lowe, has said that there are benefits derived from private cryptocurrencies. Lowe noted that if privately issued tokens are well regulated, they could offer better benefits than tokens issued by the central

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South African Central Bank About To Regulate Crypto

Kuben Naidoo, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB), recently announced that SARB will introduce a framework to regulate cryptocurrencies, recognising its adoption that is prevalent in South Africa. Imposing the legislation may take around 12-18 months, after

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Swedish central bank criticized for calling for a ban in PoW ban

The proof-of-work mining system has been under stack over the past few weeks. New York recently passed a bill that banned PoW mining within the state. While the bill has yet to be signed into law, it has attracted criticism

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