News

Russia: Cryptoruble Coming ‘Within 2-3 Years,’...

Russia could introduce the Blockchain-based alternative to its fiat currency, the ‘Cryptoruble’, within “two to three years,” a senior politician has said. Aksakov: Cryptoruble...

Esther Kim | Jan 15, 2019 | 08:00
As Cryptocurrency Gains Popularity In Israel, Discussions Continue About a 'Crypto-Shekel'
News

As Cryptocurrency Gains Popularity In Israel, Discussions Continue...

Top leadership in Israel has long considered launching a state-backed virtual currency. Discussions have only grown as the nation’s cryptocurrency sector continues to blossom. The...

Kevin O’Brien | Aug 27, 2018 | 00:00
From Russia with Love
Blockchain

Russia’s Blockchain Legislation Could Be Ready in a Few Months

Cryptocurrencies aren’t the only technology getting the regulation treatment in Russia. The country has stated that a legislative framework for blockchain technology could be...

Nikita Blows | Mar 26, 2018 | 12:00
News

Nyet! Russian Minister Says Bitcoin May Never Be Legalized

Russian minister Nikolai Nikiforov says that it’s likely that Russia will never legalize Bitcoin due to it being a “foreign product.” However, Russia is still gung-ho...

Jeff Francis | Nov 22, 2017 | 09:00
News

Russia Intends to Dominate Finance and the Cryptocurrency World by...

Recognizing the importance of digital technologies in the financial world, President Vladimir Putin has ordered the issuance of a national cryptocurrency. Concurrently, Russian...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Oct 20, 2017 | 06:00

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By agreeing you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.