Tag Archives: cash

Cashless Hooplah! How Indian Banks Want to Bleed Poorest of the Poor
  Indians are about to discover that using cash is expensive. According to reports in India’s Hindustan Times newspaper, leading private banks in the [...]
If Alipay Were Bitcoin: Why Coinbase Exits Hawaii
  Earlier this week, Coinbase terminated its services in Hawaii due to major changes made to local regulatory frameworks toward digital currencies [...]
Bitspark Enters $20 Billion Pakistani Remittance Market
  Money transfer platform Bitspark announced on Wednesday that they have expanded their service to Pakistan, a $20.3 billion remittance market. [...]
Taiwan Plans To Restrict Cash Purchases In Criminal Crackdown
  Taiwan is becoming the latest country to launch a war on cash, banning its use for transactions involving real estate and ‘luxury’ goods. As [...]
The Davos Plan For Your Cash and Bitcoin
  “The European Commission has quietly launched the next offensive in the war on cash…The ECB…[is also] working towards a Trojan horse blockchain [...]
India Assaults Cash Again, 100% Fine For Cash Use Will Boost Bitcoin Price
  The Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget to the parliament, India’s most important financial event expected with hopes [...]
Europe Lays Out Roadmap to Restrict Payments in Cash and Cryptocurrencies
  Cash and cryptocurrencies have been the target of the European Commission’s anti-money laundering efforts. Recently, the Commission published a [...]
Will Global Cash Woes Boost Bitcoin’s Use?
  Fiat money has long been the dominant form of exchange for goods and services. But now, amid the throes of global economic and political unrest, new [...]
Indian Bank Rejects Dead Father’s Cash For Family, Demonetization Chaos Continues
  Shivcharan Singh Maran, a father of a small household who died at the age of 93, left 50,000 rupees, hereinafter Rs, in 500 Rs banknotes for his [...]
ECB Actively Considering Cash-Like Central Bank Digital Currency
  In a speech on Monday, Yves Mersch, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB), discussed how the bank could design, issue, [...]