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New Survey Finds 74% of Russians are Familiar with Bitcoin

A public opinion poll in Russia has shown that only one-third of people in the country do not think Bitcoin (BTC) is a viable investment. This survey result comes as recent reports...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 8 months ago
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Russians Bought $8.6 Billion in Bitcoin, Says Kremlin Economist

Russian economist, Vladislav Ginko, is out with another bold claim. This time he says that some companies and wealthy individuals in Russia have bought 1.8 million bitcoin (about $8.6...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 9 months ago
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‘Unlikely in Next 30 Years’ – Russian Official...

Elina Sidorenko, head of the Legislative Risk Assessment Group in Russia, says there is no merit to rumors that the country will invest as much as $10 billion in bitcoin. Russia...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 11 months ago
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Russia Planning $10B Bitcoin Investment, Insists Kremlin Economist

Russian economist, Vladislav Ginko, says Russia is looking to invest $10 billion in Bitcoin as the State Duma has put cryptocurrency legislation high on the agenda for 2019. Rumored...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 11 months ago
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Russia Plans to Ditch US Dollar for Bitcoin, Says University...

A Russian university lecturer with ties to the government says the Kremlin will soon begin investing massively in Bitcoin as a way of avoiding new U.S. sanctions, a move that could...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 11 months ago
Russia to Issue First State-Backed Cryptocurrency 'CryptoRuble'

Russia to Issue First State-Backed Cryptocurrency...

Russia has announced plans to launch a nationalized cryptocurrency called CryptoRuble, citing competitive advantage by being the first of its kind in Europe, and as state-controlled...

Matthew Tompkins | 2 years ago
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Russia Squares Off with China in Battle for Bitcoin Mining Supremacy

An aide to Russian President Putin seeks to raise $100 million through an ICO of his company in a bid to help dethrone China as the country with the biggest Bitcoin mining industry...

Karan Kapoor | 2 years ago
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Russia’s Sberbank Openly Shows Interest in Blockchain...

Over the past few years, it has become abundantly clear that Russia is not a big fan of the Bitcoin concept, to say the least. However, that doesn’t mean the local banks aren’t...

Jp Buntinx | 4 years ago

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