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Cryptocurrency Mining is Taking off in Russia Thanks to Dmitry Marinichev No Comments

The cryptocurrency situation in Russia has always been quite remarkable. So many changes have been made over the past several months, it becomes difficult to keep track of them. Right now, it appears cryptocurrency mining is all the hype in that part of the world. Dmitry Marinichev is one of the market leaders in this regard. The advisor to President Putin on internet matters has taken a strong li...


Will Legalization of Bitcoin in Ukraine & European Governments Trigger Price Increase? No Comments

Local Russian and Ukrainian sources including RIA Novosti have revealed that three major lawmakers within the Ukrainian parliament have disclosed a total holding of $45 million in Bitcoin. The report of RIA Novosti came shortly after the announcement of the National Bank of Ukraine to fully regulate and legalize Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Ukrainian regulators, lawmakers, and government...


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S7 Airlines in Russia Implements Blockchain Based Ticketing System No Comments

The increasing usage of cryptocurrencies, its underlying technology for their benefits has made it attractive for companies to implement them into their operations. The Russian airline, S7 has followed the same lines to implement Ethereum blockchain powered ticketing platform. According to reports on various media outlets, the latest initiative of S7 Airlines is supported by Russia's largest pr...


Legalizing Bitcoin Can Help Russian Border Cities Improve Their Regional Economy No Comments

The Bitcoin situation in Russia is quite remarkable, to say the least. Various smaller districts demand the Russian Central Bank legalizes Bitcoin. That is a surprising turn of events, although the logic behind this request is more than solid. Border cities feel Bitcoin can help their regional economy thrive in the years to come. The bigger question is whether or not the central bank will pay atte...


Russia’s Largest Forex broker Launches Two Bitcoin CFDs No Comments

It is safe to say Russia has done a full 180 on Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. That is quite a positive development, though, as it was direly needed. In a new turn of events, the country's largest forex broker has launched two Bitcoin trading pairs. This means traders have access to CFDs related to BTC/EUR and BTC/USD. This is a major development for the cryptocurrency, to say the least. Alpari Gr...


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Burger King in Russia Will Enable Bitcoin Payments This Year No Comments

Getting more retailers to accept Bitcoin payments is never a bad idea. Convincing them to do so is a different matter, though. This is especially true in Russia, although things are slowly evolving in the right direction. Burger King will enable Bitcoin payments throughout Russia later this year. It is a major development for cryptocurrency enthusiasts in the country. It comes as a big surprise...


Shortage of Graphics Cards Intensifies in Russia as Cryptocurrency Mining Becomes More Popular No Comments

There is still a large shortage of graphics cards in various parts of the world. Things are getting out of hand in Russia, that much is evident. A new article shows how cryptocurrency mining in the country is picking up. As a result, the shortage of video cards becomes a lot more apparent. It is unclear if this situation will grow worse over time. For the manufacturers, this is good news, though....


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Russian Think Tank Says the Bitcoin Boom Is Real No Comments

Bitcoin has a bright future; the cryptocurrency is predicted to cross new milestones with time, believes Aleksey Kudrin. The ex-finance minister of Russia and the present chairperson of Council of the Center for Strategic Research, a think-tank --Kudrin was reported mentioning the upcoming developments in cryptocurrency segment at the recently concluded St. Petersburg International Economic Forum....


TrueFlip’s Upcoming Crowdsale to face troubles in Russia No Comments

The way the blockchain technology is increasingly penetrating across the world’s industries, the banning of blockchain based projects like TrueFlip may raise a lot of questions among the masses. Trueflip, a global blockchain lottery platform with an open source code, instant payout and completely transparent prize fund, seems to be in trouble in Russia, since as per Russian Federation media supe...


Russia to Soon Get Its Own National Cryptocurrency No Comments

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology has received significant attention at the ongoing Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum. The Russian Central Bank made an important announcement regarding its plans to introduce a national cryptocurrency during the event. The introduction of a national cryptocurrency comes at a time when Russia is mulling over the possibility of legalizing Bitcoi...


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