Tag Archives: Russia

Russia, Japan Consider Joint Digital Currency For Kuril Islands
  Russia and Japan may introduce a joint digital currency for residents of the far eastern Kuril Islands. According to reports highlighted by Russian [...]
Much ado about the ledger: Will Russia lead the blockchain revolution?
  The year of 2017 has seen a considerable growth of blockchain activity in Russia. Should we expect any serious breakthrough in the near future? The [...]
Russian PM Orders Research on Public Sector Blockchain Use
  Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has asked two government ministries and a state-owned development bank to investigate public sector [...]
Cryptocurrency Exchange Yobit Investigated in Russia on Fraud Claims
  Russian telecommunications regulator Roskomnadzor has opened legislative proceedings against cryptocurrency exchange Yobit, alleging fraudulent [...]
How Russia Plans to Boost Blockchain Development Now
  A roundtable discussion is slated to take place on March 10, 2017, at the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation. An initiative of the Commission [...]
Russian Payments Firm Qiwi Launches Blockchain Subsidiary
  Russian payments firm Qiwi has created a new subsidiary that will focus on blockchain development and consulting. The group, called Qiwi Blockchain [...]
Moscow blockchain brunch: “Join in or lose”
  The Russia’s leading business newspaper Kommersant gathered top business players and state officials to discuss the distributed ledger technology at [...]
Russia’s PM: Blockchain Tech Could Bring Big Changes
  Blockchain tech could have a major impact, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev reportedly said today, before going on to note that “so far [...]
Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Russia: Between Europe and Asia
  On 19 April, the leading global specialists in blockchain technologies will meet Russian bankers and entrepreneurs to discuss domestic and foreign [...]
Russia Gains Bitlish Bitcoin ATM in St. Petersburg First
  A rare addition to Russia’sBITCOIN ATM count has appeared in the country’s second city of St. Petersburg. The machine, operated by cryptocurrency [...]