EU looks at preventing use of crypto to avoid Russia sanctions

EU looks at preventing use of crypto to avoid Russia sanctions

The EU is considering new measures to ensure digital assets are not used to dodge sanctions against Russia as the bloc toughens its enforcement of the financial penalties imposed on Moscow in the past week. EU finance ministers and other officials discussed on Wednesday the risk that cryptocurrencies could be used to circumvent sanctions, officials … Read more

Crypto Tax Planning Can Help Investors Avoid Unpleasant Surprises

Crypto Tax Planning Can Help Investors Avoid Unpleasant Surprises

As the calendar continues to roll through 2022, and tax season gets firmly underway, there are a lot of conversations around how cryptoassets will influence the outcome of this filing and payment season. The Internal Revenue Services (IRS) is, of course, facing the regular hurdles with regards to reviewing and processing returns – recent reports … Read more

Guy Explains Why You Should Avoid Crypto Mining Pool Scams On Twitter

Guy Explains Why You Should Avoid Crypto Mining Pool Scams On Twitter

Cryptocurrency is the pool where investors are of the belief that by taking a dive in it, they can make big bucks effortlessly, tempting more and more people to try their hands with crypto investments. But its fluctuating nature has shown us how deadly it can truly be. ReutersAlso Read: Crypto Scammers Target iPhone Users On … Read more

Thanksgiving advice: 4 questions to help you avoid COVID symptoms

Thanksgiving advice: 4 questions to help you avoid COVID symptoms

Thanksgiving is officially here, and that likely means you’ll be spending more time with your family or loved ones around a table. Not to bring down the mood, but family gatherings could increase your exposure to the novel coronavirus. CNN recently reported that there are four essential questions to ask before you meet up for … Read more

Not just ban, also worry about crypto scams: Tips to avoid getting scammed when dealing with crypto coins

Not just ban, also worry about crypto scams: Tips to avoid getting scammed when dealing with crypto coins

Shiba Inu, the most sought crypto token in the world right now, has come up with an official warning to its investors to be wary of an online scam being promoted through Telegram. The scam has been meticulously framed around the token, leading people to believe that it is a promotion by the official Shiba … Read more

4,181 new Covid cases confirmed as Coveney urges ‘national effort’ to avoid lockdown

4,181 new Covid cases confirmed as Coveney urges 'national effort' to avoid lockdown

Further lockdowns are not inevitable, but it will require a national effort to avoid them, Minister Simon Coveney has said.He said the country can still avoid the return of enhanced restrictions if people pull together and reduce the spread of Covid-19.Mr Coveney was speaking as a further 4,181 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed this afternoon … Read more

How to spot and avoid crypto scams

It is important for investors to save themselves from fraudulent crypto exchanges and tokens. (REUTERS)

With a high demand for cryptocurrencies and an evolving space, there has been an increase in related scams. It is important, therefore, for investors to save themselves from fraudulent crypto exchanges and tokens. Every investor or non-investor is a target for fraudsters who are looking to make some easy profits by exploiting individuals who would … Read more

Covid-19: How Tonga’s ‘incredibly wise’ response helped it avoid the pandemic for so long

Covid-19: How Tonga's 'incredibly wise' response helped it avoid the pandemic for so long

Chris McKeen/StuffTonga has reported its first Covid-19 case in managed isolation.Before Tonga reported a Covid-19 case in managed isolation on Friday night, the island nation held an enviable status only a few countries boasted – it hadn’t reported a single case during the entire pandemic. The case travelled from Christchurch on Wednesday on a flight … Read more

CDC ‘Avoid Travel’ List For Covid-19 Has A New Destination: Ukraine

CDC ‘Avoid Travel’ List For Covid-19 Has A New Destination: Ukraine

Ukraine has been struggling with low Covid-19 vaccination rates and a Covid-19 coronavirus surge. … [+] Here people wait in the entrance of the main coronavirus vaccination centre in Kiev, Ukraine. (Photo by Celestino Arce/NurPhoto via Getty Images) NurPhoto via Getty Images Gee, what could happen when only about 16% of your population is fully … Read more

Canada scraps COVID-19 advisory to avoid unnecessary foreign travel

Canada scraps COVID-19 advisory to avoid unnecessary foreign travel

Healthcare workers prepare to test passengers before they arrive at Toronto’s Pearson airport after mandatory coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing took effect for international arrivals in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada February 15, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos OsorioOTTAWA, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Canada has scrapped an official advisory urging its citizens to shun non-essential foreign travel, dropping a warning that … Read more

CDC Moves One New Destination To ‘Avoid Travel’ List For Covid-19

CDC Moves One New Destination To ‘Avoid Travel’ List For Covid-19

The CDC and the U.S. State Department are now advising against travel to Singapore, which has been … [+] experiencing a surge in Covid-19 cases ever since they began relaxing SARS-CoV-2 precautions in August. (Photo by ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Well that escalated quickly. Since August, Singapore has been progressively … Read more