On Wednesday, November 20, an agreement was established between the National Superintendence of Cryptoactive and Related Activities (Sunacrip) and Valeven company, the incorporation of more than 27 thousand companies in the Petro system.
The information was announced by President Nicolás Maduro
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This agreement will allow more than 100 thousand businesses to accept the Venezuelan cryptocurrency as a form of payment.The president said
In this regard, he said that this’s a new step to strengthen the national economy. “Venezuela is the first country in the world that has its cryptocurrency, backed by the country’s natural wealth.”