Tag: Russian

The Daily: Grin Developer Fund Grows, Russian Agent’s BTC Transaction Tracked

The Daily: Grin Developer Fund Grows, Russian Agent’s BTC Transaction Tracked In this edition of The Daily, a leading Grin developer has received donations worth $ 26,000 to fund his work on the project. Also, research group Bellingcat has tracked a BTC transaction allegedly made by Russian agents meddling in U.S. […]

Russian Institutions Back Proposal to Let Companies Use Cryptocurrency

Russian Institutions Back Proposal to Let Companies Use Cryptocurrency An idea to allow companies from certain sectors and in some regions to use cryptocurrencies is gaining traction in Russia. The proposal has been included in a draft law prepared by the Economy Ministry, a high-ranking parliamentarian has voiced his support, […]

No Reason to ‘Bury’ Cryptocurrencies, Russian PM Medvedev Says

No Reason to ‘Bury’ Cryptocurrencies, Russian PM Medvedev Says Last year’s falling prices are not a good enough reason to “bury” cryptocurrencies, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said during a high-level economic conference. He believes Russia should carefully follow the developments around digital coins.   Also read: Clickbait Media Uses […]

Russian Bitcoin Mining Granny Is Bullish on the Industry’s Future

Russian Bitcoin Mining Granny Is Bullish on the Industry’s Future A residential block of red bricks stretches unambitiously under the freezing sky of Irkutsk, in the Russian province of Siberia. Inside, a series of small bitcoin mining machines are running on cheap electricity, as grandmother Valeriya’s family of domestic miners, […]

Huobi and Major Russian Bank to Provide Legal Help to the Crypto Industry

Huobi and Major Russian Bank to Provide Legal Help to the Crypto Industry The recently established Russian subsidiary of global cryptocurrency exchange Huobi and Vnesheconombank, Russia’s state-owned development bank, are now partnering to offer crypto companies legal support and advice. The newly created “legal lab” will also represent blockchain businesses […]

Lawyers to Help the Russian Crypto Industry Deal With Inadequate Laws

Lawyers to Help the Russian Crypto Industry Deal With Inadequate Laws In the absence of a comprehensive regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies in Russia, lawyers have taken matters into their own hands. A new advisory body of legal experts will look into cases where the current legislation does not reflect the […]

Russian Miners Sell Their Equipment Amid Market Plunge

Russian Miners Sell Their Equipment Amid Market Plunge A growing number of Russian miners are looking to sell their hardware. The recent market correction has decreased the profitability of minting digital coins, especially for enthusiasts who are mining in their homes, basements and garages. Also read: Bitcoininfo.ru Wins Court Case […]