A major Japanese bitcoin exchange is looking to enter the Russian cryptocurrency market and is seeking a local partner. The exchange’s CEO says “demand is huge” and urges Russia to look at Japan as a model for cryptocurrency regulations. Also read: Sberbank Apologizes for Buying Nearly All Graphics Cards on the Russian Market Japanese Exchange Eying […]
Following a few months of conflicting statements, recent reports from the Kremlin indicate that Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a decision on digital currencies. He has ordered his government to create laws meant to clearly govern the status of Bitcoin and other digital currencies, but also to thoroughly regulate initial coin offerings, mining, and other aspects […]
Author of best selling book, The Coming Collapse of China, Gordon Chang, is not optimistic about a loosening of legislation surrounding Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies following the 19th National Party Congress. Rumours have long circulated that with the …
Gibraltar has published a draft of its upcoming regulatory framework for distributed ledger technology (DLT).
A cryptocurrency bill has been submitted to Ukraine’s national legislature, setting the stage for new regulations in the country.
Russia’s cryptocurrency bill is expected to be completed by October, according to a senior government official.
A major defense spending bill passed by the US Senate yesterday calls for a blockchain study, public records show.
Australia has introduced a new bill that, if passed, would end the country’s bitcoin “double taxation” issue.
A minister in Russia’s government said this week that cryptocurrencies and blockchain are “impossible to ignore.”
Russia may have a finalized cryptocurrency trading bill by the end of the summer, according to a senior lawmaker.
Vietnam’s prime minister has approved a plan that could see the country formally recognize bitcoin as a form of payment, reports say.
Members of Congress are advancing research into blockchain security standards, according to a new podcast.
A bill for unifying state legislators around virtual currency business rules is seeing both interest and hostility, each from unexpected parties.
A working group within Russia’s state legislature is further delaying work on a cryptocurrency legalization bill.
Two Australian lawmakers have formed a parliamentary group to push government to better accommodate cryptocurrency and blockchain.