The Russian Federation is launching a blockchain land-registration pilot project in 2018, according to the Ministry of Economic Development.
Sberbank expects the commercialization of enterprise-grade blockchain networks and platforms within the next two years
“First, you earn, then you will lose everything and be left with nothing.”: Russian Economic Development Minister Maksim Oreskin on Bitcoin
The newest member of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance is also Russia’s largest bank.
Russia’s recent regulatory moves could actually prime the country to become a mining and exchange mecca.
Which country is next to issue its own cryptocurrency? Abkhazia is one of several Russia-affiliated breakaway republics looking to leveral Blockchain for prosperity.
Looking at Russia, IMF Might Launch its Own Cryptocurrency
Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has reportedly ordered the issue of the national cryptocurrency, the “cryptoruble.” The Russian Minister of Communications and Mass Media has revealed some details of this new currency. Also read: Putin Confirms Russia Will Regulate Cryptocurrencies Putin’s Executive Order Russia’s Minister of Communications and Mass Media, Nikolay Nikiforov, said at a closed meeting […]
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The digital currency community in Russia has been facing uncertainty for the last few months due to the government’s passive-aggressive stance toward possible regulation. Now, it seems that despite recent statements condemning cryptocurrencies, bitcoin mining might become a legal endeavor for those who are interested. Bitcoin mining to exit the legal gray area Not long ago, […]
It will take a significant amount of time until we finally know how Russia truly plans to treat cryptocurrencies. Just in this past week, we have seen more conflicting reports on the matter than ever before. It turns out the rumored ban on cryptocurrencies will not entirely happen, although significant restrictions will be put in place. […]
As Bitcoin price breaks through $5,000, its trading volume and global demand has taken a hit.
Russia’s recent crackdown on cryptocurrencies, through the banning of access to Bitcoin exchanges, sees the iron-fisted government also taking aim at miners.
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Alexander Vinnik, alleged operator of exchange BTC-e, will face fraud charges in Russia first, a Greek prosecutor has said.