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Italian Government Finalizes Plans for New Colosseum Floor

The Italian government has approved a plan to construct a new floor in Rome’s ancient Colosseum, enabling visitors to stand where gladiators had once fought in battle. The Colosseum was the biggest Amphitheatre in the Roman Empire, which hosted gladiator fights and animal hunts, among other events. The monument attracted 7.6 million tourists in 2019, making it one of Italy’s most prominent landmarks.

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“Until The End of The World" Review

‘Until the End of the World’, can best be described in the words of the man who directed it, “the ultimate road movie”. It is most certainly, one of those ultimate adventures from start to finish, though in typical Wim Wenders fashion, nothing is ever as simple as the nostalgia laden longing for the road.

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Emergence of Central Bank Digital Currencies

We are on the verge of a new financial frontier due to the emergence of cryptocurrencies, and this has changed the role of central banks in the monetary system. The growth of coins such as Bitcoin and Ethereum has taken some of the importance of central banks and spread it among thousands of computers around the world. This has not gone unnoticed by governments, and they have been looking for a more centralised, less volatile alternative. The introduction of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC’s) may yet shift the power back to the banks. 

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