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Zimbabwe registers a total of 20,000 POS terminals as country embraces digital payment alternatives

Zimbabwe’s total number of Point of Sale (POS) terminals has increased from 17,069 recorded at the end of March 2016 to a current figure of 20,000.

RBZ warns Zimbabweans against Bitcoin use, says regulation for cryptocurrency isn’t ready

At the Mobile Money & Digital Payments Conference, Josephat Mutepfa, the RBZ’s Director of NationalPayments pointed out that while cryptocurrencies might be a global phenomenon and there might be a number of Bitcoin initiatives that now offer specific services in Zimbabwe, the central bank hasn’t devised regulation for cryptocurrencies.