NEW YORK/HONG KONG (reuters) – The cryptocurrency entrepreneur, Justin Sun, postponed its $4.57 million for charity lunch with Warren Buffett, after patients with kidney stones, according to a statement released by a foundation he has.
FILE PHOTO: Warren Buffett, Chairman of the board, chief executive officer and largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway, takes part in interviews with a fund-raising lunch for the nonprofit Glide Foundation in New York, New York, September 8, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo
The sun was scheduled to have dinner with Buffett, on the 25th of July, the Michelin-starred Quince restaurant in San Francisco, california, after he won an auction to benefit Glide, a charity in the city.
Sun for All Foundation, and said that all the parties have consented to the plan for the lunch. Buffett’s assistant did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Buffett, the billionaire chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRKa.N), which has been a long-time skeptic of the cryptocurrency.
He called bitcoin “are likely to rat poison, in the square,” and in the Uk, the annual general meeting to be held in May, compared to the use onbitcoin to place a bet on either zero or double-zero in a Las Vegasroulette wheel.
The sun had mentioned that he hoped to have a dining room with Buffet, the “bridging the gap between institutional and traditional investors, and into the realm of cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology. “Buffett has given over $34.2 million for Glide, a charity, the poor, the homeless and those battling substance abuse, and in the 20’s annual auction since the year 2000. Sides said on Tuesday, to receive of the Sun and the whole of the donation.
The sun, on Tuesday, denied a Chinese media report, in which he has been engaged in unauthorized activities in China.
He wrote on his Weibo social-media account that rumors have been circulating online, illegal fund raising and money laundering were false, and that Singapore has, on the basis of Hours paid at the applicable local laws.
All started with the TRAINING token in the at least 2017, increasing to approximately $70 million in an initial coin offer, as well as acquired the San Francisco-based BitTorrent, for $120 million in the previous year. He said the goal is to have a local internet connection.
Her’s cryptocurrency dropped by 11.2%, on a Tuesday afternoon, according to the web site CoinMarketCap.com it will give a value of about $1.68 billion.
Report by Alun John is in Hong Kong; additional reporting by Jonathan Stempel and Christine Chan, ” in New York; editing by Jennifer Ablan and Sonya Hepinstall