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This post was originally published here Crimean authorities are considering creating a blockchain-cluster in the form of a cryptocurrency investment fund to attract tech businesses to the territory. The cluster would be located within the special economic zones (SEZ) in Crimea and its largest city Sevastopol, major state-operated Russian news agency TASS reported Nov.
Russia may be on the way to adopting its own central bank digital currency, according to Anatoly Aksakov, chair of the State Duma’s Financial Market Committee. The Russian Parliament is studying three bills, introduced in March, to regulate smart contracts, digital currencies, cryptocurrency mining, and initial coin offerings (ICOs).
The Russian Duma has yet to pass basic cryptocurrency legislation, but the government is already toying with the idea of a ruble-backed stablecoin. .
The chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has said that a state-backed stablecoin would be a complete equivalent to the Russian fiat ruble. The chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has said that a state-backed stablecoin would be a complete equivalent to the Russian fiat ruble in a digital space, state-operated Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported Nov.
Russian oil producer Rosneft nearly tripled its net profit in Q3 2018 to 142 billion rubles (2. 13 billion USD) due to output growth and rising crude oil prices.
Russian cybersecurity firm Group-IB has graded top crypto exchanges by their security in order to value risk insurance. Prominent cybersecurity firm Group-IB has graded the security of top crypto exchanges, U.
Tron (TRX) just got five new fiat trading pairs, gaining exposure to currencies across four separate continents. With Wednesday’s addition to Indacoin – a cryptocurrency exchange founded in London and operated worldwide, TRX gains access to Australian and Russian markets, while further consolidating its links with the major Western currencies.
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The US sanctions against Iran are completely illegitimate and violate UN Security Council resolutions, according to the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. “As far as US sanctions against Iran are concerned, they are completely illegitimate and are being carried out in gross violation of UN Security Council resolutions.
The Russian Duma is considering a new Ruble-based stablecoin. According to reports from Russian radio news station Govorit Moskva, the chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets announced that the Russian government will likely press forward with a […] The post Russian Duma Weighs up Creation of “CryptoRuble” State-Backed Stablecoin appeared first on Blockonomi.
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The chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has claimed that the entity is considering the launch of state-backed cryptocurrency pegged to the Russian ruble, Russian radio news station Govorit Moskva reported Friday, Nov. 2.
Russian companies have organized an enhancement course to prepare legal experts for the challenges of working in the cryptocurrency space. The oldest university of economics in the country, two law firms providing services to digital businesses, and both houses of parliament are behind the project to help lawyers understand the specifics of the industry.
This post was originally published here The chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has claimed that the entity is considering the launch of state-backed cryptocurrency pegged to the Russian ruble, Russian radio news station Govorit Moskva reported Friday, Nov. 2.
The chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets is considering the launch of a state-backed stablecoin pegged to the ruble. The chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has claimed that the entity is considering the launch of state-backed cryptocurrency pegged to the Russian ruble, Russian radio news station Govorit Moskva reported Friday, Nov.
A new chamber for Crypto disputes is being launched by the Arbitration Center at Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP). The new board will be responsible for dealing with disputes and issues arising from the growing crypto industry in Russia .
A leading industry organization in Russia has decided to establish an arbitration body to look into disputes within the digital economy, including matters related to cryptocurrency transactions, as well as rights and responsibilities in token sales and the implementation of smart contracts. Also read: Ukraine Plans to Fully Legalize Cryptocurrencies Within Three Years Industry Organization […] The post Arbitrators to Resolve Disputes in the Russian Cryptocurrency Industry appeared first on Bitcoin News.
A Global Cryptocurrency Exchange Legislation In the latest developments, the Russian Financial Monitor service is now pushing to create a common book for the cryptocurrency.  The service is particularly concerned about the flow and supply of cryptocurrency, hence their proposition to create a monetary cap to regulate transactions happening globally.
A Russian industrialists union has created a dispute board for hearing cases pertaining to the digital economy, including smart contracts and Initial Coin Offerings. The Arbitration Center at Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) has announced the creation of a board for disputes on issues pertaining the “digital economy,” including crypto-related cases, Kommersant reported Wednesday, Oct.
Recently, some researchers have discovered a new crypto ransomware scheme that implicates a group of Russian hackers which are using malware and ransomware to steal Bitcoin (BTC) from their victims and using crypto gambling sites as a way to launder the money. The story was originally reported by The Next Web’s Hard Fork.
Binance has reportedly frozen accounts that received over 93,000 Ether (ETH) from two different crypto wallets. The accounts have been suspended because they are believed to be linked to the controversial World Exchange Services (WEX).
Alrosa, the world’s second largest diamond maker has announced that it is joining  Tracr, the blockchain-based end-to-end diamond tracing solution developed by South African diamond behemoth De Beers Group for the purpose of ensuring that conflict diamonds do not enter its supply chain. In a statement published on its website on October 29, the Russian The post DeBeers Blockchain Pilot Adds World’s Second Largest Diamond Manufacturer appeared first on CCN .
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This post was originally published hereThe world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance has frozen accounts that received more than 93,000 ether from two wallets indirectly linked to the troubled Russian exchange WEX. The accounts were frozen on October 25, Leah Li, a spokeswoman for Binance, told CoinDesk.
The Russian Central Election Commission (CEC) has recently discussed the implementation of blockchain for voting processes in its next elections. The story was originally reported by TASS, a state-owned Russian news agency.
The world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance has frozen accounts that received more than 93,000 ether from two wallets indirectly linked to the troubled Russian exchange WEX. The accounts were frozen on October 25, Leah Li, a spokeswoman for Binance, told CoinDesk.
Russia’s Financial Monitor Service (FMS) is calling for international multilateral solutions to control the flow of cryptocurrencies — a decentralized asset class that can be traded pseudonymously, without permission from any central authority, as a value-transfer system that runs parallel to traditional finance. Read More The post Russian Regulator Wants Multilateral Crypto Exchange Regulations appeared first on DCEBrief.
Binance has frozen accounts that received more than 93,000 ether (over $18. 9 million) from wallets indirectly linked to troubled Russian exchange WEX.
Binance has frozen accounts that received more than 93,000 ether (over $18. 9 million) from wallets indirectly linked to troubled Russian exchange WEX.
On Monday (29 October 2018), Russia-based Alrosa, probably the world's largest rough diamond miner (reportedly responsible for over 29% of the global diamond production in terms of carats), announced that it had joined the pilot program for rival De Beers' blockchain-powered diamond traceability platform "Tracr. " .
The topic of implementing blockchain technology for voting was discussed at an event hosted by the Russian Central Election Commission (CEC), local state-owned news agency TASS reported Oct. 29.
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A pair of large diamond production companies located in Russia decided to test a popular blockchain platform in order to be able to track…Continue reading on Medium ».
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This post was originally published here The topic of implementing blockchain technology for voting was discussed at an event hosted by the Russian Central Election Commission (CEC), local state-owned news agency TASS reported Oct. 29.
Russian officials discuss the possibility of blockchain voting, while the head of the Election Commission suggests renaming the tech for the Russian “mentality. The topic of implementing blockchain technology for voting was discussed at an event hosted by the Russian Central Election Commission (CEC), local state-owned news agency TASS reported Oct.
This post was originally published here The two largest diamond producing groups on the planet are now jointly testing a blockchain platform to track assets. Alrosa, the second-largest diamond producer after manufacturing giant De Beers, announced Monday it was joining the Tracr pilot program, which De Beers is trialing to determine how it may track […] The post Russian Diamond Giant Signs Onto De Beers' Blockchain Tracking Platform appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
Russia Tells Financial Action Task Force To Control Crypto Circulation The Financial Action Task Force is a Paris-based intergovernmental organization that was created in 1989 with the goal of helping in the development of standards that will help in the fight of money laundering around the world. Now, a regulator from the Russian government has […].
Russia will be the country that will see the biggest losses since the introduction of new rules for cleaner fuels in maritime transport, which should enter into force in 2020. And the reason for this is that Russian industry is not ready for this change.
Ford starts using new material in car construction, which is lighter and more durable than carbon fiber. The material in question is in fact not new at all, invented in 2004 by the two Russian-British physicists at the University of Manchester.
Russia’s Financial Monitor Service (FMS) is seeking the intervention of a global financial watchdog to regulate cryptocurrencies, local media sources have reported. Russia Wants Global Crypto Regulations The Russian financial regulatory agency contacted the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to request an intergovernmental initiative that could control the supply and flow of cryptocurrencies.
Alrosa, the world’s second-largest diamond producer, is joining the blockchain pilot program spearheaded by De Beers to trace the stones’ provenance. .
Russia’s Financial Monitor Service (FMS) is seeking the intervention of a global financial watchdog to regulate cryptocurrencies, local media sources have reported. Russia Wants Global Crypto Regulations The Russian financial regulatory agency contacted the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to request an intergovernmental initiative that could control the supply and flow of cryptocurrencies.
Yashu Golaccn ·  
The vice president of Russia’s financial monitoring service supports wide-reaching regulatory oversight of cryptocurrency circulation. All member states of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) should adopt its recommendation to control the exchange of cryptocurrency, their storage and more, Russian daily news outlet Izvestia quoted a government regulator as saying Monday, Oct.
The White House sent an invitation to the Russian President Vladimir Putin for an official visit to Washington, announced the US National Security Adviser John Bolton. This is a return to the idea that was frozen earlier this year because of dissatisfaction in the US.
And here’s the Russian versionContinue reading on Medium ».
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Floyd Mayweather faces private ICO court action, Air Canada joins airlines seeking blockchain economies, HTC launches its first blockchain phone, Bitcoin murder suspect arrested in France and Russian church forced to pay for cryptomining. .
And here’s the Russian versionContinue reading on Medium ».
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Russia and Uzbekistan are collaborating to adopt technological innovations. Two Russian firms plan to implement blockchain solutions in Tashkent.
– Palladium prices surge to an all-time nominal high over $1,150/oz – Russia is one of the top producers and growing tensions with the U. S.
A lobby group of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) has recently sent its proposals for crypto regulation to country’s prime minister Dmitry Medvedev, Russian business media RBC reports Monday, Oct. 22.
Siberia is a cold and barren land where the winter lasts for nine months, it’s a land where to Russian autocrats exile the dissidents, it’s a land where human dwellings are separated by dozens of miles of tundra and the snow so deep that human scream gets muffled as soon as it leaves the mouth. […] The post Adventures of the Bitcoin Conquistador in Siberia appeared first on Crypto Insider.
A lobby group of Russian entrepreneurs has presented their alternative to the current draft bill on cryptocurrencies to Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. A lobby group of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) has recently sent its proposals for crypto regulation to country’s prime minister Dmitry Medvedev, Russian business media RBC reports Monday, Oct.
Russian lawmakers have excluded such basic terms as “cryptocurrency” and “mining” from the bill on digital financial assets. .
A physical store in Central Moscow looks like a miniature version of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Except, the store doesn’t list stocks on its trading screens; it lists Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Russian draft bill on “digital financial assets” now includes tokenization of equity for privately held businesses. The long-awaited Russian draft bill on cryptocurrency and blockchain regulation will let privately held businesses and legal entities “digitize” their shares and store them via blockchain, local media outlet Vedomosti reported Oct.
The proposed law on digital assets in Russia will fail to clarify tax issues for miners after the lawmakers have removed the definition of crypto mining from the draft bill on digital currency regulation. According to the chairman of the Russian State Duma Committee on Financial Markets Anatoly Aksakov, the definition is not needed since […].
This post was originally published here Russian deputies have removed the definition of crypto mining from a draft bill on digital currency regulation ahead of its next reading in the State Duma, major local news agency Interfax reports Oct. 19.
The CEO of the Russian state-owned financial service provider Sberbank has stated that cryptocurrency and blockchain technology will fundamentally transform business and finance. That said, Herman Gref is looking at a time span of decades rather than months or years.
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Deputies of the Russian State Duma have removed a definition for crypto mining from the draft law “On Digital Financial Assets. Russian deputies have removed the definition of crypto mining from a draft bill on digital currency regulation ahead of its next reading in the State Duma, major local news agency Interfax reports Oct.
German Gref, the CEO of Russian state-owned lender Sberbank, does not see cryptos as living up to their early promise, at least not in the next ten years. .
Elvira Nabiullina, the head of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, claimed that investors’ excitement toward cryptocurrency has begun to cool. Her remarks came at the FINOPOLIS innovative financial technology forum.
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The head of Russia’s Central Bank, Elvira Nabiullina, remains skeptical about cryptocurrencies’ popularity, which she has previously compared to “gold fever. The head of Russia’s central bank, Elvira Nabiullina, believes that “crypto fever” is beginning to diminish, major Russian news agency RIA Novosti reports Thursday, Oct.
A Russian hacker who used government-owned servers for illicit Bitcoin mining is facing up to five years in jail for his actions. One thing you can say about a criminal, cyber or otherwise, is that they’re always looking to make some easy money.
0x to be the first ERC20 token on Coinbase, Maldives denies issuing permits for crypto transactions, and a would-be Russian hacker faces five years in prison for hacking public servers. .
This post was originally published here A Russian intellectual property startup has signed a memorandum with officials from Uzbek capital Tashkent to integrate blockchain for use in copyright, Russian state news agency TASS reports Tuesday, Oct. 16.
The Uzbek city of Tashkent has signed a deal with a Russian startup to digitize patent records and make intellectual property profitable. A Russian intellectual property startup has signed a memorandum with officials from Uzbek capital Tashkent to integrate blockchain for use in copyright, Russian state news agency TASS reports Tuesday, Oct.
A Russian man accused of hacking government servers in three Russian regions to mine Bitcoins is facing up to five years in prison. A 21-year-old Russian from the Siberian city of Kurgan is facing criminal charges for illegally mining Bitcoins (BTC) via government-owned servers, local news agency Ura.
Russia isn’t the country where legislations are easily passed. There have been numerous attempts to pass a crypto legislation since the beginning of the year, but all of them have ended in failure.
The crypto market has just entered into another tough period when a lot of coins started losing its value. In the midst of all the chaos, one cryptocurrency exchange announced a new pump scheme on several random coins, while hoping to get a boost itself.
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Russian crypto exchange YoBit tweeted that it will pump the price of 10 random coins. Cryptocurrency exchange YoBit is going to perform a pump scheme on random coins, according to an Oct.