In 2020, Colombia saw a major boost in crypto use, both as a store of wealth and as a means of transaction.
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is expecting to earn up to 5 billion Kenyan shillings ($45.5 million) during the first half of 2020 from a new tax that targets cryptocurrency exchanges and other online services, according to a top KRA official. First proposed in August 2020, the digital service tax (DST) came into force on […]
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A trader on Localbitcoins and Paxful has pleaded guilty to charges in connection with a couple of bitcoin scams. The U.S. Department of Justice alleges that the trader knowingly sold bitcoin to victims of fraudulent schemes. Bitcoin Trader Facing Jail Time The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced last week that a Boston man has […]
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Nigeria, Africa’s biggest economy and most populous nation, traded more than $566 million worth of bitcoin between 2015 and 2020, making it the world’s second-largest peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin market after the U.S., which traded $3.75 billion in the period under review. According to an analysis of bitcoin trading platform Paxful’s database shared with news.Bitcoin.com, Nigeria […]
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Paxful has partnered with Kenya-based remittance network BitLipa to allow users to buy and sell bitcoin and the tether stablecoin.
Peer-to-peer digital asset marketplace Paxful is launching a crypto debit card.
Cubans are interested in Bitcoin as other major digital payment options like PayPal are unavailable.
The debit card was made possible thanks to an alliance with a Spanish neobank
Bad actors allegedly tried to brute force their way into accounts belonging to Paxful’s users in an ongoing series of attacks.
A new report has found almost half of all Bitcoin traded on the P2P exchange Paxful is exchanged for gift cards.