Analysis: Crypto companies bet new mayor will make New York digital asset hub

Analysis: Crypto companies bet new mayor will make New York digital asset hub

Jan 12 (Reuters) – With U.S. cities such as Miami and Austin trying to court digital asset companies, John Wu was unsure whether to make New York City the permanent home of his cryptocurrency and blockchain start-up Ava Labs – until Eric Adams was elected mayor in November.Wu said the election of Adams, a bitcoin-enthusiast … Read more

Letter: Miami’s mayor could offer London lessons on crypto

Letter: Miami’s mayor could offer London lessons on crypto

I am 15 years old and doing my first year of GCSEs at Highgate School. Your article entitled “Miami gains profit but lacks control with bet on crypto” (Opinion, FT Weekend, November 20) would have been far better if it had lauded Francis Suarez, Miami’s mayor, as forward thinking and attempted to understand the bet … Read more

Miami’s Pro-Crypto Mayor to Distribute Profits From Bitcoin-Based MiamiCoin Among Residents

Miami’s Pro-Crypto Mayor to Distribute Profits From Bitcoin-Based MiamiCoin Among Residents

The inhabitants of US’ beach-town Miami will soon get Bitcoin dividends into crypto-wallets free of cost. Francis Suarez, the mayor of Miami is working on a project to get crypto wallets for everybody in the city and distribute ‘Bitocin yield’ by converting its MiamiCoin proceeds. Based on the Bitcoin network, MiamiCoin was launched exclusively for the residents … Read more

Anchorage Mayor Bronson encourages, speaks at COVID-19 gathering featuring prominent vaccine skeptics

Anchorage Mayor Bronson encourages, speaks at COVID-19 gathering featuring prominent vaccine skeptics

Vehicles fill the parking lot of ChangePoint Alaska in Anchorage where the Alaska Early Treatment Medical Summit is taking place on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021. (Emily Mesner / ADN) Anchorage’s mayor walked onto the ChangePoint Alaska church stage Saturday at a one-day gathering featuring national skeptics of mainstream COVID-19 treatments and called their findings “the … Read more

West of England metro mayor urges mask-wearing after rise in Covid cases | UK news

The West of England’s metro mayor is urging people to start wearing masks again in public places after a sharp rise in Covid cases across the south-west.Dan Norris is sending a poster urging people to wear masks to thousands of public-facing businesses. He will also take out pro-mask adverts in local papers and has written … Read more