/Maduro Says Venezuela Will Issue $5.9 Billion in Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

Maduro Says Venezuela Will Issue $5.9 Billion in Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency



CARACAS (Reuters) – President Nicolas Maduro said on Friday that Venezuela would issue 100 million units of its new oil-backed cryptocurrency in coming days, although it is unclear whether any investors will want to purchase the “petro” at a time when the OPEC member is going through a deep …

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