Crisis in Lebanon Highlights Benefits of Digital Currencies
Op-Ed by: Daniel Popa, Anchor CEO
Published In: Forkast.News on November 6th
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This Forkast News article discusses the economic collapse that is soon approaching Lebanon due to growing tensions surrounding a tax on Whatsapp calls. Because of protests and political unrest, banks were ultimately closed which left millions without access to money. The story highlights a solution that could revitalize the citizens and businesses of Lebanon: “by employing digital assets based on a commonly shared and transparent ledger, users can access their own finances when they need to, free from government manipulation.”
Title photo by Patricia Abdallah, Unsplash.