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South African Supermarket Chain Pick n Pay Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments: Report
The retailer is taking payments from any Lightning Network-enabled wallet.
CDCROP: Supermarket aisle shopping (Unsplash)

CDCROP: South Africa on a map with a pushpin thumbtack (Shutterstock)
South Africa Classifies Crypto Assets as Financial Products
The move brings digital assets more under the purview of the country’s regulators.
CDCROP: South Africa on a map with a pushpin thumbtack (Shutterstock)

CDCROP: New Bitcoin Ekasi Center launched in South Africa. (Courtesy of Bitcoin Ekasi)
South African Non-Profit Bitcoin Ekasi Opens Education Center
The center will educate residents of Mossel Bay on bitcoin, finance and other subjects.
CDCROP: New Bitcoin Ekasi Center launched in South Africa. (Courtesy of Bitcoin Ekasi)

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South Africa's Central Bank Greenlights Financial Institutions to Serve Crypto Clients
The bank warned against the "wholesale" banning of customers who have digital assets.
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South African Central Bank to Look at Regulating Crypto
The country may also issue a central bank digital currency.
CDCROP: 2018 European Central Bank Forum on Central Banking

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Monero’s Ricardo ‘Fluffypony’ Spagni to Surrender to US Marshals on July 5
The former privacy coin maintainer faces extradition to South Africa where he faces fraud charges.
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CFTC Charges South African Bitcoin Club Mirror Trading International With $1.7B Fraud
MTI’s self-described CEO was recently detained in Brazil on an Interpol warrant, the regulator said.
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Cross-Border CBDC Payments Are 'Viable,' Says Report From Central Banks of Australia, Malaysia, Singapore and South Africa
The four central banks are working on a project that will develop and test shared platforms for international settlements with multiple CBDCs.
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Circle Launches ‘Digital Financial Literacy’ Module for Students at Bowie State and Rhodes Universities
The module will be available to students in Maryland and South Africa in the coming months.
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South African Regulator Issues Warning on FTX, Bybit
The Financial Sector Conduct Authority said the crypto exchanges are not authorized to trade in derivatives.
Cape Town, South Africa. (Shutterstock)