Política Deutsche Welle (DW) - Alemania Politica Latinoamericana

Maduro ordena comenzar la venta de petróleo en la criptomoneda "petro"

El presidente venezolano ordenó a PDVSA vender 4,5 millones de barriles de crudo en esa criptodivisa.
Economía Bloomberg - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Olga Kharif

Controversial Crypto Coin’s Rise Fueled by China Trading Ban

Cryptocurrency investors better not take their eyes off China, even after regulators there started to crack down on digital assets.
Economía Die Welt - Alemania Economía Internacional

Francia advierte que bloqueará desarrollo de la libra en Europa

A juicio del ministro de Economía galo, Bruno Le Maire, la moneda de Facebook podría amenazar la “soberanía monetaria” de los estados.
Economía El País - España Economía Internacional Silvia Ayuso

El G7 pone bajo la lupa a las criptodivisas

Francia considera que Libra, la criptomoneda de Facebook, no cumple los requisitos para ser lanzada
Economía Financial Times - Reino Unido Tim Bradshaw

How Facebook raced to build Libra coin

Most people missed Mark Zuckerberg’s first hint that Facebook was preparing his boldest bet in years.Buried in the penultimate paragraph of his 2018 New Year missive, Mr Zuckerberg said he intended to “go deeper and study” encryption and cryptocurrency.
Economía The Guardian - Reino Unido Phillip Inman

IMF says governments could set up their own cryptocurrencies

Christine Lagarde praises rebel technology as ‘safe, cheap, and potentially semi-anonymous’
Argentina Reuters Economía

Cryptocurrency ATMs coming to Argentina to exploit peso volatility

Argentina could get up to 30 automated teller machines that buy and sell bitcoin by the end of the year, industry representatives said, an expansion of the cryptocurrency market amid an economic crisis that has seen the peso’s value tumble.
Economía Reuters Economía Regional

Venezuelan streets quieter than usual after opposition strike call

Venezuela’s streets were quieter than normal on Tuesday but many businesses remained open despite an opposition call for a national strike to protest economic measures announced by socialist President Nicolas Maduro.
Economía Money - Italia Economía Internacional Cristiana Gagliarducci

Criptovalute: il comunicato del G20 fa salire le quotazioni

Il comunicato del G20 ha aiutato le criptovalute a recuperare terreno: la quotazione del Bitcoin è risalita sopra i $9.000, mentre Ripple ha recuperato quota $0,70. Quali novità da Buenos Aires?
Economía La Razón - México Economía Regional Martha Cotoret

Trump prohíbe la moneda que Maduro creó para burlar sanciones

La medida impide al chavismo emitir bono de deudas y recibir pagos a través de comercio virtual; su valor es igual al del barril de petróleo del país caribeño
Economía The New York Times - Estados Unidos Economía Regional

Japan to Urge G20 for Steps to Prevent Cryptocurrency Use for Money Laundering

Japan will urge its G20 counterparts at a meeting next week to beef up efforts to prevent cryptocurrencies from being used for money laundering, a government official with direct knowledge of the matter said.
Economía Le Figaro - Francia Economía Internacional Jean-Pierre Robin

Les États doivent-ils réguler le bitcoin et les cryptomonnaies?

Le 19 mars à Buenos Aires, les grands argentiers du G20 diront s'il faut réglementer le bitcoin et les autres cryptomonnaies. Certains envisagent même de refuser leur convertibilité en «monnaies réelles», dollar ou euro. Est-il possible de contrôler ces devises d'un nouveau type?
Economía Global Times - China Economía Jing Shuiyu

Looking to quell financial risks

Government Work Report shows China's intent to tackle challenges arising from new-age monetary products
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Regional

Venezuela’s cryptocurrency is one of the worst investments ever

There are two types of countries, just as there are two types of companies: ones that are doing well, and ones that are pivoting to blockchain.
Economía The Guardian - Reino Unido Economía Internacional Howard Davies

Hawk or dove? Bitcoin is forcing central banks to take sides

Love them or hate them it seems cryptocurrencies and the blockchain are too big to ignore
Economía BBC - Reino Unido Economía Internacional

Por qué Irán está creando su propia criptomoneda y cuáles son los potenciales riesgos

El mercado de las criptomonedas ha causado polémica porque está fuera de la regulación internacional, se mueve con independencia y podría servir de plataforma para actividades delictivas, o al menos opacas.
Economía Financial Times - Reino Unido Economía Regional Alice Woodhouse

Venezuela says ‘petro’ cryptocurrency raises $735m in first day

Venezuela says it has raised $735m in the first day of the pre-sale of its cryptocurrency, the petro, as the country economy is battered by hyper inflation and US sanctions.
Economía The New York Times - Estados Unidos Economía Regional KIRK SEMPLE

Venezuela Launches Virtual Currency, Hoping to Resuscitate Economy

20/02 - With Venezuela suffering one of the most severe economic collapses of modern times, the beleaguered administration of President Nicolás Maduro announced on Tuesday that it had begun a presale of virtual currency backed by the nation’s vast petroleum reserves.
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Brian Fung

Bitcoin got a big boost in 2017. Here are 5 other cryptocurrencies to watch in 2018.

03/01, 15:58 - Mainstream investors spent much of 2017 trying to figure out how to jump in on bitcoin, the digital currency that's seen its price balloon to as high as $19,000 in recent months. But even as many hope to make a quick buck by trading on the cryptocurrency's shifting value, many experts in the field have long been exploring other alternatives that could hold just as much promise. As we head into the new year, here are a few crypto-assets that analysts say are worth watching. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino