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China Crackdowns on Bitcoin Mining

According to Gerry Shih of the Washington Post, on May 21, economic officials in Beijing vowed to “crack down on bitcoin mining and trading.” This...

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Volkswagen's One Umbrella Battery Strategy

Volkswagen's Chief Technology Officer Thomas Schmall in an interview highlighted its battery ambitions with an investment in US-based QuantumScape.

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Mining News Roundup, May 26 2021

An order sent to miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo on May 26 banned the export of copper and cobalt concentrate.

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Mining News Roundup, May 19 2021

In an analyst note sent to investors on Tuesday, May 18, JPMorgan hinted that institutional investors are going back to gold, as the price of Bitcoin...

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Peruvian Election Puts Miners in Crosshairs

The first-round winner of Peru’s presidential election, Pedro Castillo wants to renegotiate mining contracts rather than seize assets, said an...

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