Feb 12, 2018 at 14:52
The Head of the Chechen Republic has Decided to Buy Bitcoin
The Head of the Chechen Republic and a former member of the Chechen independence movement, Ramzan Kadyrov, has announced on Twitter his intention to buy a share of Bitcoin. He has not mentioned the amount of investment but he did admit that the money could be lost.
Jan 26, 2018 at 13:32
Russia to Create “CryptoRuble” and Legalize Cryptocurrency Trading
The deputy of State Duma from the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, Rizvan Kurbanov, has submitted a draft of a bill to the government that would fix a new crypto token called "CryptoRuble" as an official means of payment in Russia.
Dec 22, 2017 at 17:13
Belarus Legalizing Cryptocurrency Mining, Trading and Payments
Alexander Lukashenko, the President of Belarus has signed a Decree on the development of the Blockchain-based digital economy, which also implies the official development of cryptocurrency payment acceptance, mining and trading. Moreover, tax privileges will be introduced for transactions with cryptocurrencies.