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Markets

Switzerland's 'Crypto Valley' Has Started Accepting Bitcoin, Ether for Tax Payments
Local firm Bitcoin Suisse has partnered with the canton of Zug, converting cryptocurrency tax payments into Swiss francs.
Feb 18, 2021

Policy

Swiss Canton Zug to Accept Taxes in Bitcoin, Ether From Next Year
Citizens and companies in Zug will be able to pay up to $109,000 of their tax bill in either bitcoin or ether starting next February.
Sep 3, 2020

Markets

$103M Bailout Denied for Coronavirus-Hit Firms in Switzerland's 'Crypto Valley'
The finance director of Switzerland's "Crypto Valley" has been denied a request for extra assistance for blockchain and crypto startups affected by coronavirus funding drought.
May 28, 2020

Markets

G20 Crypto Regulations Could Unleash Real Blockchain Change
Increased regulation, as long as it is done with industry cooperation and the aim of de-risking the broader market, will hasten blockchain adoption.
Aug 3, 2018

Markets

Crypto Valley Declares Blockchain Voting Trial a 'Success'
Zug, home of the "Crypto Valley" in Switzerland, has successfully completed its first test of a blockchain-based voting system.
Jul 2, 2018

Markets

Swiss City Plans Blockchain Voting Pilot Using Ethereum-Based IDs
The Swiss City of Zug is launching a pilot that will allow residents to vote electronically, with both polling system and IDs based on blockchain.
Jun 11, 2018

Markets

Swiss City Announces Plan to Verify IDs Using Ethereum
A Swiss city known for its cryptocurrency startup ecosystem is launching a new ethereum-based identity service.
Jul 7, 2017