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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (file photo) The government has no proposal to recognize Bitcoin as a currency in the country, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday in a response to the Lok Sabha. She also informed the House that the government does not collect data on Bitcoin transactions. That …

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SNP backs motion to speed up independent Scotland’s adoption of its own currency

The SNP conference overwhelmingly supported measures to speed up the process of introducing Scotland’s own currency under independence. Delegates backed an amended motion 481 to 37 that would see an enabling bill drafted ahead of a second referendum to create a Scottish Central Bank which would be responsible for issuing …

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Japanese Banks Prepare to Test Digital Currency • NFCW

DIGITAL CURRENCY: The forum offers a linked infrastructure at two levels including a common area and a business process area A consortium of more than 70 banks, financial service providers and other leading companies in Japan will conduct a series of proof of concept (PoC) trials of a digital currency …

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Is cryptocurrency the currency of the future?

For many blacks, cryptocurrency has been seen as one of the tenants of true economic liberation In this news cycle, cryptocurrency seems to be the one thing everyone is talking about. It looks like society is suddenly being propelled into the future as we have seen nations begin to embrace …

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The digital reserve currency (DRC) will become fully

NEW YORK, November 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Maxim Nurov, founder of Digital Reserve Currency (DRC), published a Medium article in which he outlines his vision for the future of the DRC on October 15. Maxim Nurov also discussed the current situation in the DRC and explained what sets it …

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US region to get local digital currency powered by blockchain • NFCW

LOCAL CURRENCY: To spend BerkShares, consumers add funds to a digital wallet through the mobile app Consumers in the Berkshires, western Massachusetts, United States area will soon be able to shop in-store and online, and complete person-to-person transactions using a digital version of the BerkShares local currency. Digital BerkShare users …

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MiamiCoin, a currency without sovereignty

The author is a collaborating editor of FT Earlier this month, Francis Suarez, mayor of Miami, announced that he take your next paycheck in bitcoin. New York’s new mayor replied that he would take his next three. This kind of good-natured buffoonery is the norm for American mayors. And it’s …

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Cognizant predicts 8% to 11% constant currency revenue growth in 2022-24

US-based IT company Cognizant said it expects revenue to grow 8-11% in annual constant currencies over the 2022-24 period. Discussing its growth strategy and outlook during an investor briefing, Cognizant said it expects to experience constant currency income growth of 8-11% annually during 2022-2024 and an increase in the annual …

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Turkey faces threat of inflation and currency crisis after the pound falls

ANKARA: The Central Bank of Turkey meeting was held on Thursday amid heated debates over high interest rates and the continued depreciation of the Turkish lira against foreign currencies. As expected, the central bank cut rates by another 100 basis points, pushing the pound down to a new all-time low. …

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Five Observations on Nigeria’s Central Bank’s Digital Currency

Nigeria’s central bank’s new digital currency, eNaira, is expected to increase financial inclusion and facilitate remittances, but the potential risks will need to be managed. (Photo: André M. Chang / ZUMAPRESS / Newscom) Five Observations on Nigeria’s Central Bank’s Digital Currency By Jack Ree IMF Africa Department November 16, 2021 …

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