South America

Major Venezuelan Aviation Academy Enables Bitcoin Payments as Crypto Adoption Keeps Rising in the Country

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>A leading Venezuelan aviation academy announced its inception into cryptocurrency adoption after enabling bitcoin payments. Caracas Air is now accepting crypto payments for those who want to take any of their courses.</strong> Academy Started Its Operations in 2015 According to the announcement made by its CEO, Oliver Laufer, the academy will also …

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2 Cents per Kilowatt Hour: Bitfarms to Launch a 210 MW Bitcoin Mining Operation in Argentina

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>The Canadian publicly traded bitcoin mining company Bitfarms has announced a deal that will see the company developing a 210 megawatt (MW) mining farm in Argentina. Bitfarms says that the company was able to secure a low electricity rate at $0.02 per kWh during the contractual period.</strong> Argentine-Based Bitcoin Mining Facility Aims …

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Major Venezuelan Satellite TV Provider Enables Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Payments

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>Venezuelan customers from the biggest satellite TV provider in the country are now able to pay their monthly bills via cryptocurrencies. Simple TV announced it had enabled the feature to its over four million users, whose company was the replacement of Directv.</strong> Company Expects to Cut Dependency on Fiat Dollar According to …

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Colombian Financial Watchdog Says Local Firms Can Use Capital to Buy Bitcoin

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>The Superintendency of Corporations in Colombia has explained in an official note that companies in the country are legally allowed to buy cryptocurrencies, specifically bitcoin (<a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a>), to inject capital as long as they abide by local regulations.</strong> Colombian Watchdog: Local Firms Can Use Capital to Buy Bitcoin …

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Virtual Panda BTM Launched for Colombian Residents: Dispenses BTC, BCH, DAI, and Dash

The CEO of Panda Group and the founder of Colombia’s Panda Exchange and physical Panda BTM terminals, Arley Lozano, recently revealed a new product called app.pandabtm.io. The new service is a virtual automated teller machine that dispenses four types of cryptocurrencies; bitcoin cash (BCH), bitcoin (BTC), DAI, and dash (DASH). The latest effort from Panda …

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