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Here’s what Yunnan is actually doing with bitcoin mining

The Block 14 Jun 2021
China Star Market, a business outlet under the state-owned Shanghai United Media Group, said in a news alert on Saturday that the Yunnan Energy Bureau confirmed to the outlet that it is requiring subordinate energy departments in the province to fully inspect bitcoin mining farms by the end of June.

Reports of Mining Sector Cleanup Put China’s Yunnan Province in the Spotlight

Bitcoin 14 Jun 2021
Authorities in Yunnan are launching an investigation to identify and shut down miners that are illegally using electrical power to mint bitcoin, Chinese media reports ... Media ... The media reports have indicated that Yunnan may be the latest Chinese region to join the country’s current crackdown on cryptocurrency mining.

Bitcoin moves near $ 40,000 amid Tesla´s Cyclone and Taproot update

Crypto Economy 14 Jun 2021
Bitcoin has nearly touched $40K on Monday, June 14th, as Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that his electric automaker would resume Bitcoin payments when there is enough clean energy for Bitcoin mining ... In response to that media report, Musk denied all these allegations and said that Tesla only sold 10% of its BTC asset.

KZN diamond rush: experts head to Ladysmith to inspect site

Independent online (SA) 14 Jun 2021
Videos and images circulated on social media at the weekend with ’illegal miners’ claiming to have discovered diamonds ...Images and videos have been circulating on social media where some involved in the illegal mining are seen celebrating in belief that they had struck it rich,” he said.

Brazil: Indigenous communities reel from illegal gold mining

Al Jazeera 14 Jun 2021
But exact details of the group’s alleged involvement in illegal mining on the Yanomami territory are unknown ... During last month’s violence on the Munduruku reserve, Wescley Tomaz, a vocal pro-mining city councilman for Itaituba, an epicentre of Brazil’s Amazon gold trade, told local media that “the gold miner is marginalised”.

Mozambican Armed Forces Deny Using Land Mines

All Africa 14 Jun 2021
Maputo -- The Mozambican defence and security forces have categorically denied reports in some of the foreign media that they have used land mines in the conflict with islamist terrorists in the northern province of Cabo Delgado ....

Producer Pulls Out Of Christchurch Massacre Project Following Backlash, Jacinda Ardern Criticizes Movie

Vibe Magazine 14 Jun 2021
“I have listened to the concerns raised over recent days and I have heard the strength of people’s views,” Campbell said in a statement to New Zealand media ... “In my view, which is a personal view, it feels very soon and very raw for New Zealand,” she told local media TVNZ.

Christchurch mosque attack: Producer resigns from movie after backlash

BBC News 14 Jun 2021
The shooting was New Zealand's worst terrorist attack and killed 51 people ... "In my view, which is a personal view, it feels very soon and very raw for New Zealand," she told local media TVNZ. "And while there are so many stories that should be told at some point, I don't consider mine to be one of them." ... I am tired ... .

Aung San Suu Kyi’s trial begins in Myanmar

Yahoo Daily News 14 Jun 2021
Read full article. Mayank Aggarwal. 14 June 2021, 2.31 pm·3-min read. File image ... The court sessions are due to be held on Monday and Tuesday each week ... Update your settings here to see it ... Read More ... Indonesia police investigate death of politician who opposed gold mine. President Duterte shares parallels with Hitler, warns Filipino media executive ... .

Bats, rats and medical stats: the answers the world wants from Wuhan lab-leak probe

Business Day 14 Jun 2021
what has China failed to disclose? ... A number of media also reported that the Chinese government has restricted access to an abandoned copper mine in southwest China where researchers from the Wuhan lab collected coronavirus samples after a 2012 incident in which six miners fell ill with a “mysterious” respiratory illness ... More data on early cases ... .

My Top 10 media lies: Goodwin

New York Post 13 Jun 2021
Another media lie, that is.  ... Only the details differ from earlier cases where the media mob got it all wrong ... The pattern is so pronounced that it’s easy to assemble your own list of Top Ten Media Lies. On mine, the recent cases involving Lafayette Park and the lab-leak theory are Nos ... Big >media and big tech are too big to admit error. .

As Castillo nears victory, Peru prepares for what comes next

Al Jazeera 13 Jun 2021
Those proposals include making Peru’s vast mining sector leave 70 percent of its profits in the country, nationalising the media, and spending 20 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) on education and healthcare – more than the country has ever raised in tax revenues ... Deeply polarised ... Anti-corruption effort ... Hope for ‘enlightenment’ ... .

Bitcoin mining: China gives Yunnan Province miners ultimatum

Cryptopolitan 12 Jun 2021
The Bitcoin mining ban wind has slowly crept to Yunnan Province as authorities gave miners June deadline while campaigning against the misuse of electricity by miners in the province ... As they asked miners to stop Bitcoin mining, they threatened punishment on those who do not oblige by their warning.

Properties of sand smugglers to be seized: Bihar minister

The Times of India 12 Jun 2021
Mines and geology department minister Janak Ram on Friday said the property of people involved in illegal sand mining in the state would be confiscated under the provisions of law ... Rohtas SP Ashish Bharti said two additional police camps have been set up to check illegal mining in the district.

What will happen to Yunnan’s cryptocurrency mining policy?

OBN 12 Jun 2021
Intricate Chinese mining information. In Yunnan Province, a major area for cryptocurrency (virtual currency) mining in China, there were some reports that a mining ban was notified, but it was confirmed that it was not reliable information ... The reason for this is that related media ...