Vladimir Putin

Vulnerability in Russian Blockchain Voting System Enables Forcing People to Vote
Jul 03, 2020 at 10:25
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Vulnerability in Russian Blockchain Voting System Enables Forcing People to Vote
The Blockchain-based voting system announced in Russia has a vulnerability allowing for decrypting votes before the official end of voting. This feature questions the anonymity of voting, thus making it possible to manipulate people’s votes by forcing them.
Russia Is Going to Miss the Central Bank Digital Currency Train
Apr 30, 2020 at 08:28
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Russia Is Going to Miss the Central Bank Digital Currency Train
While global giant economies including the USA and China are looking to issue their Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, announced they are not going to develop a national cryptocurrency.
Russia Gets a Cryptocurrency Enthusiastic Prime Minister
Jan 19, 2020 at 13:55
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Russia Gets a Cryptocurrency Enthusiastic Prime Minister
Recently Russians woke up to the news of a new prime minister following a number of events that saw the government resigning. The new PM, who served as the head of  Russian tax services Mikhail Mishustin has  supported cryptocurrency for quite some time. The prime ministers vowed to transform the modern blockchain powered state for the benefit of Russians.
$3 Mln of Bitcoin Donations Raised by Russian Politician
Apr 25, 2019 at 14:10
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$3 Mln of Bitcoin Donations Raised by Russian Politician
The main political opponent to Vladimir Putin, Alexei Navalny, has received donations of around 591 Bitcoin (approx. $3 million) since 2016. The Russian opposition leader has managed to raise weighty funding in cryptocurrencies for his political campaigns.
Crypto Regulations in Russia to be Drawn by July 2019
Mar 01, 2019 at 15:07
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Crypto Regulations in Russia to be Drawn by July 2019
President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, has asked his government to draft blockchain and crypto regulations no later than July 1, 2019.
Putin Cheers on the Blockchain while Russia Creates Its Own Cryptocurrency
Jun 02, 2017 at 13:43
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Putin Cheers on the Blockchain while Russia Creates Its Own Cryptocurrency
The VP of the Russian Central Bank, Olga Skorobogatova, stated at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2017 that the Bank of Russia is already working on the project of a national digital currency.
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