Tag: Petro

Doctors Aiding With the Coronavirus Crisis in Venezuela Will Each Receive 1 Petro

Venezuela President Maduro has an interesting opinion on how cryptocurrencies will work exactly. In fact, he is trying to bring more positive attention to the Petro by airdropping some to doctors helping out with the coronavirus pandemic. The Petro remains a very controversial cryptocurrency project. Petro Airdrop Won’t Make Much Difference Its value is seemingly non-existent, as are its potential use cases. Moreover, this asset is allegedly backed by Venezuela’s …
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Russia’s Evrofinance Mosnarbank is Keeping Close Tabs on Venezuela’s Petro

Venezuela’s Petro has proven to be a rather intriguing cryptocurrency. While it is the first of its kind – though not necessarily the last – to be backed by natural oil reserves, the Petro has not been received all that well. The United States was quick to prohibit the use of this new currency. However, it seems Venezuela is getting a helping hand from a small Russian bank. The Petro Plot Continues to …
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Venezuela Spends 20,000 Petro to Create a Digital Cryptocurrency Bank

Venezuela is a remarkable country when it comes to cryptocurrency. Despite the Petro currency continuing to be scrutinized left, right, and center, it seems there are big plans for this crypto. More specifically, the government now aims to create a digital cryptocurrency bank directly targeted at younger residents. The venture will receive $1.2 billion worth of funding in the form of 20 million Petro. The Petro Gains More Traction In a way, it is …
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Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Hasn’t Moved, but is Another Bull Run on the Way?

Bitcoin’s price remains virtually unchanged from yesterday’s $8,900 mark. While $9,000 hasn’t been reached just yet, sentiment remains that the currency could strike this territory in the coming days. What’s interesting is that despite certain regulatory maneuvers inching forward, bitcoin and cryptocurrencies remain popular enough to fight ongoing resistance levels. In the past, when bitcoin was younger, the slightest move against its decentralized nature was known to make its price …
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