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Two Russian Regions to Develop Large Scale Crypto Mining

Russian Regions to Develop Large Scale Crypto MiningThe governors of two Russian regions have indicated their readiness to accommodate large crypto mining facilities. Two of the westernmost subjects of the Federation – Kaliningrad and Leningrad – are willing to welcome miners and want to get involved in “bitcoin production”. Local authorities have expressed intentions to take mining out of garages and scale […]

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Two Russian Regions to Develop Large Scale Crypto Mining

Russian Regions to Develop Large Scale Crypto MiningThe governors of two Russian regions have indicated their readiness to accommodate large crypto mining facilities. Two of the westernmost subjects of the Federation – Kaliningrad and Leningrad – are willing to welcome miners and want to get involved in “bitcoin production”. Local authorities have expressed intentions to take mining out of garages and scale […]

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PR: London Blockchain Startup FarmaTrust Partners with Mongolian Government to Stop Fake Medicine

London Blockchain Startup FarmaTrust Partners with Mongolian GovernmentFarmaTrust, a UK blockchain startup and global tracking system has officially signed a partnership with the Mongolian government to pilot a one-year project aimed at preventing the creation and distribution of counterfeit medications. The project will include both governmental and non-governmental parties in Mongolia, including the Specialized Inspection Agency of Tuv Province of Mongolia and the Mongolian e-Government Center NGO.

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Five Siberian Power Plants Attracting Crypto Miners With Surplus Electricity

Five Siberian Power Plants Attracting Crypto Miners With Surplus ElectricityCryptocurrency miners will soon be able to benefit from surplus electricity and the cold climate at five power plants located in Siberia. Russian energy company En+, which owns those power plants, is already in talks with investors to build crypto mining farms near them. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies […]

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Here’s Why You Can’t Judge a Coin by Its Market Cap

Here’s Why You Can’t Judge a Coin by Its Market CapEver heard of a coin called ucash? You should have. It’s in the world’s top 25 cryptocurrencies after all, based on market cap, placing it higher than stratis, omisego, and zcash. Making it to the hallowed heights of 21st, where ucash placed on February 12, calls for mainstream media coverage, a growing user base, and […]

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FBI Claims Arrested Cyber Crime Syndicate Co-Founder Medvedev Worth $800M+ in BTC

Cyber Crime Syndicate Co-Founder Worth 100,000 BTC Arrested in ThailandThe Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has claimed that Sergey Sergeyvich Medvedev, a Russian national recently arrested in Bangkok, was the co-founder and second in command of the Infraud group – a notorious international cyber crime syndicate. It has been reported that at the time of his arrest, Mr. Medvedev was in possession of more […]

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PR: Buying ALT Tokens from Altair VR Offers Special Advantages

ALT Tokens from Altair VRSince last year, the volume of content sales in the virtual reality market has grown threefold. What’s more, SuperData Research forecasts that over the next two years the total sales volume for content in this domain will reach 40 billion dollars. Given these circumstances, the future of the Altair VR project looks very promising.

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Russia Drafts Bill to Accredit ICO Issuers – Public Comments Wanted

Russia Drafts Bill to Accredit ICO Issuers - Seeks Public CommentsThe Russian government is drafting a bill to introduce the accreditation of initial coin offering issuers. Accredited organizations must comply with a set of rules, including having 100 million rubles capital, and are subject to inspections every three years. The regulators are currently accepting public comments on the proposal. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens […]

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Chechnya Leader Kadyrov Buys Bitcoin to Follow Evolution

Chechnya Leader Kadyrov Buys Bitcoin to Follow EvolutionStriving to keep up with development, the president of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov has bought himself some bitcoins. The outspoken strongman of the once restive Russian republic has bragged about the purchase on social media. Whether that means “yes” to cryptocurrency in the Caucasus is ultimately up to Moscow. Nevertheless, the government in Grozny has been […]

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Law to Legalize Crypto Mining Introduced in Armenia

Law to Legalize Crypto Mining Introduced in ArmeniaArmenia may soon follow in the footsteps of countries like Belarus in regards to crypto regulation. Newly proposed legislation provides the basis for legalizing and regulating cryptocurrency mining in the country. Tax exemptions and other incentives will be offered to miners. If the draft law is adopted, businesses will be able to operate mining facilities […]

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