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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 reside.
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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.
CDCROP: Palm trees growing at beach against blue sky, Saint Kitts And Nevis, Caribbean (Getty Images)

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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.
CDCROP: Huobi Global on smartphone (Shutterstock)

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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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East Caribbean Central Bank
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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Barbados parliament
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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ECLAC: Central Bank Digital Currencies Could Empower Dictators
A central bank-issued cryptocurrency could be dangerous in the hands of a dictator, according to a recent UN report.
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UN Commission Calls On Caribbean to Become Digital Currency Hub
A UN commission report suggests digital currencies could be beneficial for the Caribbean region.
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