Central Bank of Tanzania Should Strive for Crypto Adoption, Says the Country’s President

The president of Tanzania – Samia Suluhu Hassan – outlined the nation’s need for cryptocurrency adoption. She stressed out that the East African region still falls behind other, more advanced regions. ‘Do Not be Caught Unprepared’ In a recent announcement, the Tanzanian president – Samia Suluhu Hassan – highlighted the development of cryptocurrency usage and adoption in many countries. She reminded that the East African region, where Tanzania is located, is not as advanced as other areas and urged the financial chiefs to start working on that matter: ”I know…

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Toxic Bitcoin Maximalism is Bullshit, Erik Voorhees Says

ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees is no shy when it comes to expressing his opinion about politics, finance or Bitcoin maximalism —no matter popular or unpopular they might be. During an intervention at the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami, Voorhees criticized an earlier panelist’s comment praising toxic Bitcoin maximalism, saying that such thinking was, erm, wrong – to put it in more civilized terms. Bitcoin Maximalism: A Bug or a Feature? Just minutes before Erik Voorhees took the stage to moderate a panel on the evolution of cryptocurrency exchanges, a debate…

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Revolutionary: El Salvador On Its Way To Adopt Bitcoin As a Legal Tender

El Salvador’s president revealed at the ongoing Bitcoin 2021 Conference in Miami that he plans to make bitcoin a legal tender in his country. Speaking at the Bitcoin 2021 event, Nayib Bukele, the president of El Salvador, said he is planning to introduce a law that will make bitcoin a legal form of money in the country. According to a  video broadcast at the conference today, Bukele said he would send the bill to Congress next week. If the bill pushes through, El Salvador will become the first sovereign nation…

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