Swedish Regulators Call for EU Ban on Crypto Mining, Power Company Defends Industry – Mining Bitcoin News

Swedish Regulators Call for EU Ban on Crypto Mining, Power Company Defends Industry

Alarmed by the rising energy needs of cryptocurrency mining, Sweden’s financial and environmental regulators have recently proposed an EU-wide ban on proof-of-work coin minting. The Swedish officials believe this would encourage a move towards a more energy-efficient extraction of bitcoin while supporting the transition towards climate neutrality in Sweden and Europe. A state-run power company … Read more

St. Charles official defends COVID visitor policy after senior waiting outside sparks debate

St. Charles official defends COVID visitor policy after senior waiting outside sparks debate

(Update: Adding video, comments from Bend resident, St. Charles Emergency Department manager) The concerns on both sides boil down to health and safety BEND, Ore (KTVZ) — A recent Facebook post of an elderly man waiting outside the St. Charles Bend Emergency Department due to COVID-19 visitor policies has stirred up some controversy. The post … Read more

Queensland records no new COVID-19 cases as Health Minister defends quarantine requirements for overseas arrivals

Queensland Health Minister Yvette D'Ath provides COVID-19 update at North Lakes Sports Club

Queensland’s Health Minister is standing firm on a decision to require hotel quarantine for returning overseas travellers after state borders open up to people from interstate COVID-19 hotspots next month.It comes as Queensland records another day of no new cases in the state, however new exposure site details have been listed for a Goondiwindi truck stop after a truck driver passed through on the … Read more

Mark Cuban compares the crypto boom to the dot-com bubble, defends Robinhood, and calls for stablecoin regulation in a new interview. Here are the 10 best quotes. | Currency News | Financial and Business News

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Mark Cuban. Steve Jennings/Getty Images Mark Cuban praised cryptocurrencies and Robinhood for encouraging young people to invest. The “Shark Tank” star compared bitcoin to gold, and called for stablecoins to be regulated. The billionaire advised parents to join TikTok and YouTube to understand how children learn today. Mark Cuban praised cryptocurrencies for enticing young people … Read more