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Mark Zuckerberg & Trump Had Dinner: Did They Talk Libra Crypto?

According to a new report from NBC News, Facebook founder and chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg dined with President Trump at the White House last month while the CEO was in town to testify to Congress on Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency. The meal was also attended by Facebook board member Pet..

Libra Might Become Unrecognizable by Navigating Regulatory Concerns

Analysis Amid the regulatory storm facing Libra, the project’s hierarchy is looking to change one important detail of the payment system: using fiat-pegged stablecoins rather than a token supported by a basket of national currencies. The Libra Association says such considerations are part of effor..

Bitcoin Madness, Zuckerberg in Congress, China’s Blockchain Plans: Hodler’s Digest, Oct 21–27

Hodler’s Digest Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week..

After 6 Hours of Zuckerberg Testimony, Congress Still Hates Libra

Follow up Yesterday, Oct. 23, Cointelegraph reported from the United States House of Representatives as the Financial Services Committee questioned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for over six hours. While focused on the Libra Association and its planned Libra token, the hearing expanded to touch on ..

U.S. Representative Says Libra Hearing is Assault on Innovation

After weeks of waiting, Mark Zuckerberg, trailed by some of the world’s top media and regulators, finally appeared on the Hill to talk Libra with the Financial Services Committee of the House. While the hearing had an innocuous premise of trying to stem digital criminal activity and protecting the ..

Libra Could Serve as Counter to Chinese Digital Currency, Says Zuckerberg

News Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before the United States House of Representatives Financial Services Committee today regarding the Libra stablecoin project. Facebook’s Libra vs. China’s digital renminbiDuring the much-anticipated hearings before Congress on Oct. 23, lawmakers and the C..

Zuckerberg: Facebook Would Leave Libra if It Launched Too Early

News Facebook could withdraw from the Libra Association — the governing body of the eponymous stablecoin project — should it launch without approval from regulators in the United States. Libra could lose its primary memberIn a Congressional hearing on Oct. 23, Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zucker..

Updating Live: Zuckerberg Hearings Before Congress on Libra

News Disclaimer: This article will be updating live for the duration of the Oct. 23 hearing. Please check in for the latest from the hearing. In Advance:In a much-anticipated meeting of politics and tech, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has finally made his way to United States regulators. He will be..

Key Takeaways From Facebook CEO Zuckerberg’s Planned Libra Testimony

For most of its nearly 11-year lifespan, Bitcoin has flown well under the radar of the U.S. government. But Libra’s launch has changed things. With the launch of Facebook’s cryptocurrency project, which will be adopted by millions when it launches, global regulators have felt the need to respond. S..

None of 20 Facebook’s Libra Partners Yet Committed Any Money: BBC

News None of the 21 founding members of the Libra Association, except Facebook, have yet committed any money to support Libra, according to the BBC. $10 million investment initially requiredSince the announcement of the Libra Association Council in June 2019, no financial agreement for the foundin..

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