According to a survey, 56 percent of Russians know about Bitcoin, yet lack of regulations is restricting the adoption of cryptocurrency. #ANALYSIS
The launch of the CryptoRuble is delayed until the middle of 2019, says Russian Association of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain. #NEWS
A Russian businessman intends to refurbish two power stations into cryptocurrency mining operations in the future. #MINING
Is it really possible to create a multinational cryptocurrency? Russia wants to change the global trade with Blockchain and cryptocurrencies and make a strong ‘cryptounion’ #EXPERT BLOG
Economic adviser to Putin says CryptoRuble will help Russia bypass sanctions, FT reports. #NEWS
New cryptocurrency laws are expected to be introduced to the Russia’s national legislature on Dec. 28.
Russia has launched its first official Blockchain implementation for government, in a partnership between Sberbank and FAS. #NEWS
The Russian version of Santa Claus (Ded Moroz) may issue his own cryptocurrency, according to local reports.
Russian regulators have warned that cryptocurrency ATMs may be illegal depending on how the government decides regarding Bitcoin.
The ICO boom has brought about a number of totally pointless altcoins. Here’s a few of the craziest!
New investment in Blockchain research has interested the Russian State Duma while its general prosecutor says Bitcoin is used to launder income.
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 […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin has issued 5 new decrees related to cryptocurrency, including planned rules around ICOs.
Russia to apply formal regulation to ICOs and mining by July next year.
As the work on Russia’s national cryptocurrency is underway, the city of Moscow is discussing issuing its own cryptocurrency, the Moscowcoin. This will be possible after the legal framework of cryptocurrencies is established for the whole federation, city officials explained. Also read: Putin Orders the Issue of Russia’s National Cryptocurrency – the Cryptoruble Moscowcoin Discussion […]