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Ghana Takes Steps to Operationalize Gold-for-Oil Scheme — Move Expected to Help Halt Cedi's Depreciation
Ghana Takes Steps to Operationalize Gold-for-Oil Scheme — Move Expected to Help Halt Cedi's Depreciation
Nigerian Currency Gains Versus US Dollar Days After Tapping All-Time Low
Nigerian Currency Gains Versus US Dollar Days After Tapping All-Time Low
Ethiopia Orders Banks to Reject Requests for Foreign Exchange to Buy 'Non-Priority Products'
Ethiopia Orders Banks to Reject Requests for Foreign Exchange to Buy 'Non-Priority Products'
Japanese Yen Plunges to 32-Year Low Against US Dollar — Another Intervention by Authorities Expected
Japanese Yen Plunges to 32-Year Low Against US Dollar — Another Intervention by Authorities Expected
Report: Zimbabwe Tertiary Learning Institution Developing Central Bank Digital Currency
Report: Zimbabwe Tertiary Learning Institution Developing Central Bank Digital Currency
Report: Gap Between Ethiopian Currency's Official and Parallel Market Exchange Rate Grows to New Record
Report: Gap Between Ethiopian Currency's Official and Parallel Market Exchange Rate Grows to New Record
Nigerian Blockchain Startup Bitmama Closes $2 Million Pre-Seed Round
Nigerian Blockchain Startup Bitmama Closes $2 Million Pre-Seed Round
IMF Bailout Approval Helps Zambian Kwacha Take the Russian Ruble's Position as World's Best Performing Currency
IMF Bailout Approval Helps Zambian Kwacha Take the Russian Ruble's Position as World's Best Performing Currency
Latest Ghana Benchmark Rate Hike the Largest on Record — President Promises Action Against 'Unacceptable Depreciation of the Cedi'
Latest Ghana Benchmark Rate Hike the Largest on Record — President Promises Action Against 'Unacceptable Depreciation of the Cedi'
Nigerian Currency Plunges to New All Time Low — Central Bank Blames Speculators
Nigerian Currency Plunges to New All Time Low — Central Bank Blames Speculators
Ghana Central Bank Reiterates Warning Against Practice of Pricing Goods in Forex
Ghana Central Bank Reiterates Warning Against Practice of Pricing Goods in Forex
Zimbabwean Dollar Could Collapse, Business Lobby Warns
Zimbabwean Dollar Could Collapse, Business Lobby Warns
Nigerian Currency Plunges to New Low of 570 — 10% of Value Lost in Under 30 Days
Nigerian Currency Plunges to New Low of 570 — 10% of Value Lost in Under 30 Days
African Economist Says Regulated Cryptocurrencies Are Reasonable Alternative to Single Trade Currency
African Economist Says Regulated Cryptocurrencies Are Reasonable Alternative to Single Trade Currency
Annual US Dollar Remittances to Nigeria Surge to $34 Billion but Forex Woes Persist
Annual US Dollar Remittances to Nigeria Surge to $34 Billion but Forex Woes Persist
Nigerian Foreign Exchange Crisis: Central Bank Issues Warning to Microfinance Banks
Nigerian Foreign Exchange Crisis: Central Bank Issues Warning to Microfinance Banks
People’s Bank of China Targets Crypto Companies in Shenzhen Crackdown
People’s Bank of China Targets Crypto Companies in Shenzhen Crackdown
Nigerian Central Bank Stops Forex Sales to Bureaus de Change — Operators Accused of Feeding Black Market
Nigerian Central Bank Stops Forex Sales to Bureaus de Change — Operators Accused of Feeding Black Market
Kenyan Remittances Surged by 20% in H1, North America and Europe-Based Diaspora Contribute Over 80%
Kenyan Remittances Surged by 20% in H1, North America and Europe-Based Diaspora Contribute Over 80%
New World Bank Report: Nigeria's Exchange Rate Policies Fueling Inflation, Affecting Food Prices
New World Bank Report: Nigeria's Exchange Rate Policies Fueling Inflation, Affecting Food Prices
After Central Bank Devalues Naira by 5% Finance Minister Attributes Drop to 'Market Forces'
After Central Bank Devalues Naira by 5% Finance Minister Attributes Drop to 'Market Forces'
Nigerian Lawmakers Slam Naira Devaluation, Warn of Inflation Implications
Nigerian Lawmakers Slam Naira Devaluation, Warn of Inflation Implications
Nigerians Shun Local Currency— Seek to Protect Wealth From Inflation and Currency Depreciation with Foreign Currency
Nigerians Shun Local Currency— Seek to Protect Wealth From Inflation and Currency Depreciation with Foreign Currency
IMF Representative of Nigeria Calls for Caution Over the Use of Cryptocurrencies
IMF Representative of Nigeria Calls for Caution Over the Use of Cryptocurrencies
Central Bank of Nigeria Denies It Has Placed New Restrictions on Cryptocurrencies — Uses Debunked Claims to Justify New Directive
Central Bank of Nigeria Denies It Has Placed New Restrictions on Cryptocurrencies — Uses Debunked Claims to Justify New Directive
Brazil Revenue Collector's Data Shows Cryptocurrency Volumes Exceed $6 Billion Between January and September
Brazil Revenue Collector's Data Shows Cryptocurrency Volumes Exceed $6 Billion Between January and September
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Decries the Use of Parallel Exchange Rate as Citizens Switch to Crypto
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Decries the Use of Parallel Exchange Rate as Citizens Switch to Crypto
Former Microsoft Engineer Says Nigerian Expatriates Are Using Bitcoin to Circumvent Country’s Overvalued Exchange Rate
Former Microsoft Engineer Says Nigerian Expatriates Are Using Bitcoin to Circumvent Country’s Overvalued Exchange Rate
Zimbabwe’s Battle To Control Currency Inadvertently Boosts Bitcoin Profile
Zimbabwe’s Battle To Control Currency Inadvertently Boosts Bitcoin Profile
Popular Thai Foreign Exchange Chain Superrich to Add Cryptocurrencies
Popular Thai Foreign Exchange Chain Superrich to Add Cryptocurrencies
Major Belarusian Bank Starts Offering Bitcoin CFD as Belarus Gets Less Crypto Friendly
Major Belarusian Bank Starts Offering Bitcoin CFD as Belarus Gets Less Crypto Friendly
Caribbean Nations Introduce Crypto Payments in the Travel Industry
Caribbean Nations Introduce Crypto Payments in the Travel Industry
Venezuela Picks FX Platform to Auction Petro 'Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency'
Venezuela Picks FX Platform to Auction Petro 'Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency'
Japanese Investors Increasingly Switching From Traditional FX Trading to Bitcoin
Japanese Investors Increasingly Switching From Traditional FX Trading to Bitcoin
‘No Regulation Needed’ - Moscow Stock Exchange Plans to Trade Bitcoin Futures
‘No Regulation Needed’ - Moscow Stock Exchange Plans to Trade Bitcoin Futures
Operation to Bypass China's Capital Controls Using Bitcoin Ends up in South Korean Court
Operation to Bypass China's Capital Controls Using Bitcoin Ends up in South Korean Court
Japanese Internet Giant GMO Postpones Launching Bitcoin Trading Platform
Japanese Internet Giant GMO Postpones Launching Bitcoin Trading Platform
Bitcoin Could Tap into $40 Trillion Japanese FX Margin Trading Market This Year
Bitcoin Could Tap into $40 Trillion Japanese FX Margin Trading Market This Year
South Korea to Lower Capital Requirements for Bitcoin Remittance Businesses
South Korea to Lower Capital Requirements for Bitcoin Remittance Businesses
GMO Releases Details of Bitcoin Trading Platform to Launch on May 24
GMO Releases Details of Bitcoin Trading Platform to Launch on May 24
The Japanese are Using Bitcoin More than Expected
The Japanese are Using Bitcoin More than Expected
FX Markets Shrink While Bitcoin Expands
FX Markets Shrink While Bitcoin Expands
Neither Fiat Currency nor Bitcoin are Free From Volatility
Neither Fiat Currency nor Bitcoin are Free From Volatility