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zermatt now allows users to pay taxes using bitcoin

Swiss Zermatt Municipality Accepts Bitcoin for Tax Payments

Bitcoin for tax payments is getting widely popular. Recently, the Swiss Municipality of Zermatt and Bitcoin Suisse partners. The joint venture aims to allow residents of Zermatt to pay their taxes with Bitcoin. This makes Zermatt the third municipality in Switzerland to accept crypto for tax payments. In addition, municipalities of Zug and Chiasso also […]

Qatar bans cryptocurrency trading

Qatar Bans Cryptocurrency Trading; May Create National Digital Currency

Cryptocurrency trading bans in Qatar. This Middle East country has a population of over 2.5 million but doesn’t want to adapt to the future of currency. According to the recent media reports, the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Regulatory Authority says that virtual asset trading remains out of sight from the QFC at this time. The […]

Ripple partners with brazilian banks

Brazilian Banks to Partner with Ripple in 2020

Ripple, the blockchain payments firm, is targeting more partnerships with Brazilian banks in 2020. Recently, the company hit a valuation of $10 billion; and therefore, plans to expand partnerships. The firm’s current focus is to coordinate with banks and regulators in Brazil to make remittances more efficient. The Managing Director of Ripple, South America Luiz […]

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Ukraine Give Green Signal to Crypto for Payments and Investments

Crypto for payments and investments now in Ukraine! The Ukraine lawmakers finally give green signal that introduce legal terms and definitions pertaining to the Crypto Sphere. The new legislation also aims to transpose the FATF (Financial Action Task Force) standards into national law. Therefore, it identifies who is responsible for the oversight of cryptocurrencies in […]

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Binance and TravelbyBit Shake Hands to Launch Crypto-Backed Travel Reward Card

A crypto-backed travel reward card is now available for everyone. Crypto adoption is going across the world and thus global travel needs to adapt this technology fast as well. The latest venture from Binance and TravelbyBit proves that global travel is ready to welcome mainstream crypto adoption. Earlier, TravelbyBit changes the status for Brisbane Airport […]

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It’s 2019! What Can I Buy with Bitcoin Today?

Bitcoin today evolves to a great extent. It makes the switch from being a currency to an investment. And thus, Bitcoin today becomes a viable alternative to many centralized payment systems existing in the market. As a result, we can expect that a store nearby may accept bitcoin payments in 2019 and beyond. The rise […]

Cielo supports crypto payments on PoS devices

Cielo Adds Crypto Payments on its 1.4M Point-of-Sale Devices

The giant Brazillian payment system company Cielo is now supporting Bitcoin and other crypto payments on its point-of-sale (PoS) devices. With this development, users can pay with crypto using QR codes on Cielo PoS devices. The firm operates around 1.4 million PoS machines covering 5,500 Brazillian municipalities…

A1 telekom to accept crypto payments

A1 Telekom, ready to accept crypto payments

The giant Austrian mobile network operator A1 telecom is finally accepting payments with crypto. It is now available in seven Austrian shops: Kärntnerstraße, Wien Mitte The Mall, Krems Bühl Center, Graz Herrengasse, Linz Landstraße, Salzburg Europark, and Innsbruck Kaufhaus Tyrol…

AT&T Starts Accepting Cryptocurrency

Paying Bills Get Easier: AT&T Starts Accepting Cryptocurrency

Now, paying phone bills become flexible for the people of the US. Popular tele-carrier AT&T starts accepting cryptocurrency for bill payments. The company will make use of the platform BitPay to regulate the payments. This announcement comes from an official press release from AT&T. Also, with this move, AT&T becomes the first company in the […]