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A poor country made Bitcoin its currency, but bet isn't paying off

The Times of India 07 Jul 2022
Bitcoin was meant to transform El Salvador's economy, catapulting the poor Central American nation into an unlikely harbinger of a financial revolution ... Yet, after the initial uptake, the use of cryptocurrency has plunged ... "People are scared of losing their money," said , who coordinates vendors in capital city San Salvador ... .
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El Salvador Isn’t Worried About Its Bitcoin Losses

LB News 06 Jul 2022
El Salvador is seriously down for the count following its heavy love and adoption of bitcoin ... How Much Has El Salvador Lost? ... El Salvador has also seen mass protests occurring in its capital city from individuals and residents that did not want their country to fall victim to the alleged crime that is so heavily tied to the bitcoin space.
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A poor country made bitcoin a national currency, the bet isn’t paying off

Indian Express 06 Jul 2022
It has also raised questions about the financial sustainability of his ambitious plan to modernize El Salvador at the expense of democratic governance ...People are scared of losing their money,” said Edgardo Villalobos, who coordinates vendors at a sprawling street market in downtown San Salvador, El Salvador’s capital.
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Storm Bonnie leaves deadly trail in Central America

BBC News 04 Jul 2022
Four died in Nicaragua and one in El Salvador, officials said ... Bonnie made landfall late on Friday on the Caribbean coast in southern Nicaragua and swept north-west across the country to El Salvador's Pacific coast ... In the capital, San Salvador, roads collapsed and cars were swept away.
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‘Each day is agony’: the lives swept up in El Salvador’s mass arrests

The Observer 03 Jul 2022
For Nelson Moz, an affable gangland preacher from El Salvador’s violence-scarred capital, it should have been a day to rejoice ... “They took all of them,” sighed the 60-year-old evangelist, who has spent over a decade fighting to save the lives and souls of some of El Salvador’s most violent men in a notorious gang stronghold called Colonia Dina.
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The Times Daily Quiz: Friday July 1, 2022

The Times/The Sunday Times 01 Jul 2022
1 San Salvador is the capital of which Latin American country?. 2 Which Labour prime minister had the nickname “Ramshackle Mac”?Sponsored ... .
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Latin America's leftist resurge sparks Palestine solidarity

The New Arab 01 Jul 2022
Dotted across Latin America are several small tributes that tie together the Salvadoran capital city of San Salvador, the Argentinian region of Santa Fé, Brazil’s coastal city of Recife and the small Chilean city of Chillán ... For Khoury, who has long resided in El Salvador, this greater visibility and added support is invaluable.
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Latin America's leftist revival sparks Palestine solidarity

The New Arab 01 Jul 2022
Dotted across Latin America are several small tributes that tie together the Salvadoran capital city of San Salvador, the Argentinian region of Santa Fé, Brazil’s coastal city of Recife and the small Chilean city of Chillán ... For Khoury, who has long resided in El Salvador, this greater visibility and added support is invaluable.
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El Salvador to escalate its security crackdown after death of police officers

The Observer 29 Jun 2022
El Salvador’s mass arrests send thousands into despair ... On Tuesday, the millennial populist announced he would intensify the clampdown after the trio of officers were killed during a shootout in Santa Ana, a city 42 miles north-west of the capital, San Salvador ... “The reality is that in El Salvador it is now a crime to be young.
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Salvadorian entrepreneurs can now claim a $100,000 Bitcoin grant

Cryptoslate 28 Jun 2022
EL SALVADOR ... Soyapango is home to 290,000 people, making it the third most densely populated region in El Salvador. Located in the east of the capital, San Salvador, Soyapango is a major thoroughfare to the eastern part of the country ... El Salvador’s gangs ... El Salvador en la mira de #Bitcoiners internacionales.
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Tour over for ‘five or six’ as Scotland squad arrive in Argentina

The Times/The Sunday Times 27 Jun 2022
... in the Argentine capital.Sponsored. On Wednesday, the Scots will fly to San Salvador de Jujuy, the venue for Saturday’s first Test against the Pumas.
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Manila looks forward to a robust economic recovery, urban renewal and transparent governance

The Manila Times 24 Jun 2022
On June 24, 1976, then-President Ferdinand Marcos established Manila as the Philippine capital and seat of the national government ... Malacañang has declared Friday, June 24, a special non-working day in Manila in celebration of the capital city's 451st Founding Anniversary. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea signed Proclamation No ... (ATI) ... ....
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A faulty forensic test sends mothers to prison for killing their newborns

The Los Angeles Times 23 Jun 2022
The Times reviewed six cases in Mexico, El Salvador and Argentina in which prosecutors relied on it to charge women with homicide ... Rivera, who was 28 at the time and had been living near the capital, San Salvador, and working in a garment factory, claimed she had no idea she was pregnant and had simply woken up in pain and gone to the latrine.
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Will El Salvador Survive the Bitcoin Crash?

Inside Bitcoins 21 Jun 2022
The current volatility in Bitcoin and the larger crypto industry has fueled public opposition to the main crypto, strengthening the idea that the El Salvador’s Bitcoin experiment has backfired. The collapse in the price of Bitcoin and other crypto-assets has adversely affected the financial situation of El Salvador’s government.

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