Materials by tag Russia

Oct 09, 2018 at 11:21
Welcome Blockchain in the Digital Economy
On October 22-26, 2018, the business daily "Vedomosti" will hold an international forum on the implementation of blockchain technologies "Blockchain in the Digital Economy".
Sep 30, 2018 at 15:38
A Ponzi Scheme is Detected in Russia, the Central Bank Takes Measures
The Central Bank of the Russian Federation has revealed a fraudulent financial system called Cashberry. The project was aimed at inducing people to invest their money in the scam scheme, offering highly lucrative returns on fiat and crypto investments.
Sep 21, 2018 at 14:56
Russian Lobbying Group (RSPP) & Popular Billionaires Draft Alternative Crypto Regulations
The Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) is purportedly working on a draft bill concerning the use of digital currency, as per a September 14 article on ForkLog, a Russian technology site. The revised bill is anticipated to go before Russian officials next month.
Sep 11, 2018 at 15:17
Russia may Toughen its Political Views on Cryptocurrency Regulation
The question of digital market regulation still remains untouched in the Russian Federation. Even though deputies are already discussing the matter and taking it seriously, there is a high probability of the fintech being banned, as top officials think Russia is not ready for issuance and circulation of crypto.
Aug 31, 2018 at 10:41
The First Use of Blockchain in Russia, Gazprom Neft Improves Aviation Refuelling
Russia has always taken financial technology cautiously and regarded it as a very unstable and volatile thing. However, Gazpromneft-Aero and S7 Airlines finally took a risk and implemented blockchain in their field. The new technology helps to improve processing time and efficiency during aviation refuelling.
Aug 18, 2018 at 11:36
St. Petersburg is Ready to Host the Second International Forum - Blockchain Life 2018 -on November 7-8
Following the event’s groundbreaking success in 2017, Blockchain Life 2018 is all set to make a comeback to Russian and Eastern Europe's leading venue Expoforum in St. Petersburg. Scheduled to be held on November 7-8, this year’s forum is expected to bring together over 5000 participants from more than 70 countries across the globe. One of the world’s largest international forums on blockchain and cryptocurrency, Blockchain Life has just announced its return to the St. Petersburg for the Blockchain Life 2018 to be held in the renowned Expoforum on November 7-8. It may be recalled that the Blockchain Life 2017 conference was the biggest event of the year in Eastern Europe on blockchain and cryptocurrency.  
Aug 06, 2018 at 13:42
A New State to be Created on Blockchain, Soviet Land Welcomes USSR Admirers
The Crypto market has seen many uses for blockchain technology and has started to get bored with all of them. A brand-new concept of decentralized blockchain state brought excitement to the public. Soviet Land is built on ideas of Communism and imitates the foundations of the USSR.
Aug 02, 2018 at 12:16
Russia & U.S.A in Extradition Battle Over 38-Year-Old Alleged Bitcoin Scammer
A Greek court has generally approved Russia's extradition request regarding a Russian national who was originally confined on an international warrant issued by the U.S and currently imprisoned in Thessaloniki. Remember that the Greeks had earlier accepted to extradite the criminal to France.
Jul 28, 2018 at 11:19
Grozny Tests Blockchain Projects Backed By Development Bank (VEB) of Russia
Ibrahim Zakriev, Mayor of Russian City Grozny together with Vnesheconombank (VEB), Russian state-owned development bank, have successfully launched two great blockchain-based pilots to try the technology for the proper management of utilities and housing and lease of all property belonging to the municipality, the bank revealed on July 24. VEB spent almost $40,000 to build the blockchain platforms.
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