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Apple Card will not allow purchase of cryptocurrencies

The Apple credit card being launched with Goldman Sachs Group will not allow the purchase of cryptocurrencies with the card, according to a customer agreement posted to Goldman's website.

Government committee’s recommendation on cryptocurrencies is unrealistic

The draft law proposed by the committee raises significant questions of implementation and enforcement. Policymakers must first assess whether the police and traditional investigation tools are equipped to investigate crimes of this nature.

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Understanding cryptocurrencies: What’s to like, and what’s to fear

The absence of regulation is the most appealing aspect of a cryptocurrency. It is also the most dangerous.

Swiss data watchdog awaits details on Facebook crypto plan

The Swiss data privacy authority said it was expecting Facebook Libra to conduct an impact assessment of data protection risks associated with the cryptocurrency, evaluate risks and propose measures to minimize them.

Inter-ministerial body proposes ban on private cryptocurrencies

No country across the world treats virtual currencies as legal tender.

Government panel recommends ban on private cryptocurrencies

The Reserve Bank of India had earlier prohibited banks and financial institutions from providing services in relation to cryptocurrencies.

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Facebook should not be trusted with 'crazy' cryptocurrency plan - US senators

Facebook is fighting to get Washington onside after it shocked regulators and lawmakers with its announcement on June 18 that it was hoping to launch a cryptocurrency called Libra in 2020.

US says cryptocurrency a national security issue

Cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, had been exploited to support billions of dollars of illicit activity like cybercrime, tax evasion, extortion, ransomware, illicit drugs, human trafficking, Mnuchin said.

Digital currency in India? Government examining pros and cons

Cryptocurrencies are not recognised as legal tenders in the country and the issue of allowing trading in such currencies is being examined by the government, Union Minister Anurag Thakur said Monday.

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency needs deep thought and detail: UK regulator

Facebook Inc unveiled its Libra digital coin last month, raising immediate concerns over its potential impact on privacy from lawmakers and regulators around the world.

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