Published on May 17th, 2018 | by bitcoin0
Ministers They Can’t Buy Bitcoin Watchdog Tells Israeli Prime Minister
The Israeli Prime Minister and his cabinet members should avoid using cryptocurrencies, as it would go against regulations meant to prevent conflicts of interest, the Israeli state comptroller Yosef Shapira announced Wednesday.
The Israeli state comptroller supervises and reviews the policies and operations of the Israeli government.
The Israeli state comptroller, Yosef Shapira.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and several Israeli ministers are currently under criminal investigations concerning allegations of bribery and corruption.
Israeli banks have so far been reluctant to accept large deposits of cryptocurrency earnings for fear of money laundering.