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Russia is Going to Establish a Special Department for Exploring Artificial Intelligence
May 01, 2021 at 12:54
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Russia is Going to Establish a Special Department for Exploring Artificial Intelligence
Russia seems to actively explore innovative technologies. Now, the country wants to implement the means of artificial intelligence for pilotless aircraft. For this matter, Russia plans on establishing a special department for studying the technology.
Intelligence Services Benefit from the Darknet: Second Virtual Office Established by Russia
Apr 27, 2021 at 13:33
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Intelligence Services Benefit from the Darknet: Second Virtual Office Established by Russia
Russian Foreign Intelligence accepts data from citizens using their virtual office in the darknet. This is the first office of the kind in Europe. Russia has followed the lead of the USA that was a pioneer in establishing a darknet office.
Blockchain Could Help Russia to Fight Money Laundering Despite Criminals Using Numerous Schemes of Legalizing Funds
Mar 31, 2021 at 14:42
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Blockchain Could Help Russia to Fight Money Laundering Despite Criminals Using Numerous Schemes of Legalizing Funds
The Russian body Rosfinmonitoring responsible for preventing anti-money laundering will start monitoring cryptocurrency-to-fiat transactions happening in the country.
Russia Change Taxation Limits for Cryptocurrency Transactions Amidst the Growth in Investment
Mar 17, 2021 at 15:23
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Russia Change Taxation Limits for Cryptocurrency Transactions Amidst the Growth in Investment
Russian State Duma is planning on changing the taxation threshold for cryptocurrency transactions to cover more taxpayers dealing with digital assets. As the interest in the assets from investors grows, the government wants to make sure the crypto holders will not avoid taxation.
Russian Is Cautious About Cryptocurrency; Prefers Centralized CBDC
Feb 28, 2021 at 10:19
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Russian Is Cautious About Cryptocurrency; Prefers Centralized CBDC
The digitalisation of the financial industry and the economy at large as well as the development of fintech increased public demand for cryptocurrency and advanced payment methods in Russia. However, the position of the country on cryptocurrency is still not clear.
Top 5 Countries with the Worst Environment for Cryptocurrency Business
Feb 11, 2021 at 14:37
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Top 5 Countries with the Worst Environment for Cryptocurrency Business
The advent of cryptocurrency was not welcomed globally or by everybody with warm hands. There are many countries that have or tried to ban Bitcoin, but still continued using blockchain, the technology supporting cryptocurrency.
US Domestic Extremists Receive Bitcoin Donations: Does Someone Want to Bring the Country Down?
Jan 15, 2021 at 14:11
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US Domestic Extremists Receive Bitcoin Donations: Does Someone Want to Bring the Country Down?
The protesters that stormed the Capitol received Bitcoin donations worth around $550,000. Does that mean someone is funding domestic extremists to bring the country’s economy down?
Russia Has Changed its Mind: Digital Ruble May Be Launched in 2021
Dec 02, 2020 at 10:54
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Russia Has Changed its Mind: Digital Ruble May Be Launched in 2021
Russian authorities and regulators have been in a series of talks about releasing a central bank digital currency (CBDC) dubbed digital ruble for a long time.
How Blockchain Voting System Would Have Made the US Presidential Elections More Transparent
Nov 30, 2020 at 14:56
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How Blockchain Voting System Would Have Made the US Presidential Elections More Transparent
Since the American people went to the polls on November 3, 2020, the incumbent President Donald J. Trump has “never conceded” defeat, citing rigging. How much easier would it have been for the US if a blockchain voting system was used?
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