Caribbean

The Caribbean island of Dominica is issuing a new digital token that will be airdropped to users of the Huobi exchange.  (Dominica Ministry of Tourism)
Huobi Token Surges After Crypto Exchange Discloses Airdrop of Dominica Coin
The deal is noteworthy partly because of its connections to crypto billionaire Justin Sun, founder of the Tron blockchain where the Caribbean island's new token will initially...
The Caribbean island of Dominica is issuing a new digital token that will be airdropped to users of the Huobi exchange.  (Dominica Ministry of Tourism)

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Bitcoin Cash Could Be Legal Tender in St. Kitts by March, Prime Minister Says
The Caribbean nation could join El Salvador and the Central African Republic in backing crypto.
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Crypto Exchange Huobi Tweets Plan to Move to Caribbean
Dominica, Panama and the Bahamas are the frontrunners, according to Justin Sun, who advises the company.
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Could Curacao Adopt Bitcoin as Legal Tender?
Could Curacao Adopt Bitcoin as Legal Tender?
Pete Kroll, crypto OG and director of BTC Curacao, which strives to teach the people and businesses of Curacao about bitcoin, discusses his take on the state of crypto in the...
Could Curacao Adopt Bitcoin as Legal Tender?

Cubans Using Crypto to Help Compatriots Amid Health Crisis and Economic Embargo
Cubans Using Crypto to Help Compatriots Amid Health Crisis and Economic Embargo
As their economy collapses, some Cubans protesting their government are turning to bitcoin, USDT, litecoin, Tron, and bitcoin cash to get donations to people who need them.
Cubans Using Crypto to Help Compatriots Amid Health Crisis and Economic Embargo

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ChromaWay Expands Effort to Put Latin American Land Records on the Blockchain
The Swedish startup is working with the IDB and local agencies to make land ownership more transparent in Latin America and the Caribbean.
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Eastern Caribbean Central Bank to Test Blockchain Legal Tender
The ECCB is about to conduct a pilot for a blockchain-based central bank digital currency in preparation for a planned full rollout.
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Prime Minister's Son to Head Barbados Blockchain Startup
Barbados-based payments startup Bitt has hired Rawdon Adams, the son of an ex-prime minister, as its new CEO.
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How a Tiny Island Could Give Cryptocurrency a Big Boost
CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson discusses how efforts in the Caribbean to harness public blockchain tech could lead to regional transformation.
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Bitt Reveals Big Plans for Cross-Caribbean Blockchain Settlement Network
A new partnership could be step one in a larger bid to unite some of the Caribbean's biggest financial institutions with blockchain tech.
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