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Russia: Court Issues First Ever Fine For Cryptocurrency Advertising

A Russian court has ruled for the first time that a local newspaper must pay a fine of 50,000 rubles ($760) after it ran a...

Wilma Woo | Aug 09, 2018 | 07:00
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QIWI Payment Network CTO ‘Mined 500,000 Bitcoins’ In 2011...

The former CTO of Russian electronic wallet and...

Wilma Woo | Jul 26, 2018 | 15:00
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Russia: Bitcoin Owners and Miners Will Not Face...

Russia will subject owners and miners of...

Wilma Woo | Jul 18, 2018 | 18:00
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Russian Intelligence Officers Mined Bitcoin To Fund Attacks Against...

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) indicted 12...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | Jul 14, 2018 | 23:00
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Viber’s Plan to Beat WhatsApp: Its Own Cryptocurrency in Russia

Viber wants to launch its own cryptocurrency in Russia...

Allen Scott | Jul 04, 2018 | 12:00
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Russia’s Biggest Payments System Qiwi to Open Crypto-Investment...

QBT, a daughter company of Russia’s largest...

Allen Scott | Jun 29, 2018 | 22:00
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Russia to Classify Cryptocurrencies as ‘Digital Rights’

Following an earlier push for legislative measures to...

Georgi Georgiev | Jun 14, 2018 | 10:00
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Russia: Cryptocurrency Users Must Calculate Own Tax

Russian citizens will have to compute their own tax...

Wilma Woo | Jun 07, 2018 | 17:00
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Russian Town Adopts Its Own Cryptocurrency to Replace Ruble

Farms and businesses in the town of Kolionovo are...

Matthew Hrones | Jun 06, 2018 | 00:00
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Russia Central Bank: Crypto Risk To Global Finance...

The central bank of Russia has repeated its stance on cryptocurrency in its latest statistical...

Wilma Woo | May 31, 2018 | 15:00
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From Russia with Love: How Cryptocurrency and Blockchain are Finding...

In the West, crypto markets continue to battle with the regulatory uncertainty as the SEC and other...

Denis Vinokourov | May 23, 2018 | 21:00
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Russia and Iran May Use Cryptocurrencies to Bypass International...

Politicians in Iran and Russia are discussing the possibility of using digital currencies to bypass...

Ashour Iesho | May 21, 2018 | 19:00
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Russia Moves to Regulate Crypto, Issues First Commercial Bonds via...

Russia’s State Duma Committee on State Construction is to support the first reading of a...

Georgi Georgiev | May 18, 2018 | 08:00
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Venezuela Leverages Russian Bank Stake To Bypass US Petro Sanctions

Venezuela is taking advantage of its 49% stake in a...

Wilma Woo | May 16, 2018 | 17:00
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Russia Gets Its First Ever ‘Crypto Boutique’ Bitcoin Shop

A Russian mining hardware company quietly opened a...

Wilma Woo | May 08, 2018 | 13:00
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Russia: Court Rules Bitcoin Is Property In Landmark Bankruptcy Case

Russia classified cryptocurrency as property for the...

Wilma Woo | May 08, 2018 | 07:00
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Russia Targets Another Messaging App, May Ban Viber

Nikolai Nikiforov, the Russian Communications...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 04, 2018 | 10:00
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Russia: ‘Blockchain Will Belong to Us’

The government of Russia is making concerted efforts...

Ashour Iesho | May 03, 2018 | 00:00
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Russia: Gov’t Demands Major Revisions To Proposed...

The Russian government has demanded lawmakers make...

Wilma Woo | Apr 24, 2018 | 20:30
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‘Losing Credibility’? Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin...

Ethereum cofounder Vitalik Buterin seemed to confirm...

Wilma Woo | Apr 20, 2018 | 14:30
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Russia Blocked Telegram Because Crypto Is...

Russian authorities blocked Telegram because they...

Wilma Woo | Apr 20, 2018 | 08:30
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Russia: Telegram Ban Failure Shows Banning Bitcoin is Impossible

Amid chaos and mass complaints, the Russian government may have to “ban Bitcoin” in order to...

Wilma Woo | Apr 19, 2018 | 10:30
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Telegram Could See Its Token Benefit from Russian Ban

Telegram, one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, has been shut down by the Russian...

Ashour Iesho | Apr 18, 2018 | 10:00

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