Spain’s ruling political party is reportedly drafting legislation that it hopes will help woo cryptocurrency and blockchain companies to the country.
Spain looks like the latest nation to be warming up to the opportunities created by the ever-expanding blockchain industry. According to reports by Bloomberg, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s People’s Party is in the process of drafting legislation governing the space. This could include tax breaks for companies and individual cryptocurrency investors, as well as a […]
An Arizona lawmaker wants to protect blockchain node operators from possible prohibitions by local and county governments.
A Connecticut representative has introduced a bill that would mandate a fee to transact with cryptocurrency in the state.
A New York lawmaker has proposed researching the creation of a state-backed cryptocurrency.
Lawmakers in Arizona have advanced a proposal that would allow residents in the state to pay their taxes in bitcoin.
New rules regarding cryptocurrency have come into effect today in South Korea. The legislation seeks to tackle money laundering and to bring the space in line with banks’ KYC (know your customer) obligations. The regulations were set out in a document published on January 23. It stated that only those using real-name bank accounts would […]
Russia’s Finance Ministry has introduced a draft federal law on the regulation of digital assets and initial coin offerings.
Lawmakers in Wyoming have filed a bill that, if approved, would exempt some creators and sellers of blockchain tokens from securities regulations.
A new Virginia bill would form a subcommittee to research the impact of implementing blockchain technology within the state’s government.
Indonesia’s Central Bank, Bank Indonesia (BI), have united with the national police service to tackle the illegal use of Bitcoin in Bali. According to them, the tourist hot spot is much more likely to attract people trying to use the cryptocurrency for transactions that are outside the law. The Jakarta Post and local language news […]
A lawmaker in Tennessee has filed a new bill that recognizes a blockchain signature as a kind of legal electronic record.
Ukraine’s national defense chief called for legislation regulating cryptocurrencies at a recent meeting on cybersecurity.
A new bill submitted to the Arizona Senate would, if approved, allow people to pay their state tax liabilities using bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.
A state legislator in Vermont has proposed a bill to create a regulatory framework for blockchain tech, including a transaction tax payable in crypto.