Foreign media: Venezuelan central bank is considering holding Bitcoin and Ethereum

According to Engadget, Venezuela may not only use the cryptocurrency oil coins issued by the government to circumvent international sanctions, the central bank is considering holding bitcoin. Bloomberg quoted anonymous sources as saying that the Central Bank of Venezuela is testing the possibility of holding cryptocurrency to support Venezuela's oil company (PSDV). According to reports, PSDV hopes that the Central Bank of Venezuela will be able to add Bitcoin and Ethereum to the Treasury portfolio, and then let the central agency pay its suppliers in cryptocurrency. To this end, the Central Bank of Venezuela is considering adding Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) proposals to its Treasury funds. It is unclear from which channels the oil company will acquire Bitcoin and Ethereum, and the number held is also unknown.