Russia: Cargo Shipping Firm to Use Blockchain in Port Logistics
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Russia: Cargo Shipping Firm to Use Blockchain in Port Logistics

btcethereumadmin - February 12, 2019

A Russian cargo shipping firm deploys blockchain in more than ten ports across the country to increase overall capacity. Russian shipping logistics company Infotech Baltika will develop…

Moscow Gov’t to Launch Blockchain-Enabled IT Innovation Cluster by Summer 2019
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Moscow Gov’t to Launch Blockchain-Enabled IT Innovation Cluster by Summer 2019

btcethereumadmin - February 11, 2019

The Moscow city government is planning to launch a blockchain-based city innovation cluster by summer 2019. The Moscow municipal government is planning to launch a blockchain-based city…

Head of Russia’s Second Largest Bank Compares Crypto Mining to Counterfeiting
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Head of Russia’s Second Largest Bank Compares Crypto Mining to Counterfeiting

btcethereumadmin - February 5, 2019

The head of VTB compares crypto mining with printing fake money, says crypto will have a very small market niche in the future. Andrey Kostin — the…

Russia to Implement Blockchain Tech in University Exam for Education Quality Control
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Russia to Implement Blockchain Tech in University Exam for Education Quality Control

btcethereumadmin - February 5, 2019

Russia will implement blockchain tech in its school graduation exam system, called the Unified State Exam. The Russian Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Education…

20-Year Old Hacker Pleads Guilty to $5 Million Cryptocurrency Theft
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20-Year Old Hacker Pleads Guilty to $5 Million Cryptocurrency Theft

btcethereumadmin - February 1, 2019

20-year-old Joel Ortiz to serve 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing $5 cryptocurrency with SIM swapping. After stealing $5 million in cryptocurrency from 40…

Over 50 Bitcoin ATMs Operate Legally in Russia, Study Finds
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Over 50 Bitcoin ATMs Operate Legally in Russia, Study Finds

btcethereumadmin - February 1, 2019

At least 51 cryptocurrency ATMs operate in compliance with the current regulations in Russia, estimates a new report. According to the study produced by the country’s crypto…

Top Russian Official Urges Parliament to Discuss Draft Crypto Bill Without Further Delays
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Top Russian Official Urges Parliament to Discuss Draft Crypto Bill Without Further Delays

btcethereumadmin - January 30, 2019

The chairman of Russian parliament’s upper house notes that the crypto bill has not been approved after a whole year. The chairman of the upper house of…

Russia’s Ministry of Education Introduces System for Tracking Diamonds via Blockchain
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Russia’s Ministry of Education Introduces System for Tracking Diamonds via Blockchain

btcethereumadmin - January 30, 2019

The Ministry of Education and Science of Russia has introduced a blockchain-based platform for tracking natural diamonds. Russia’s Ministry of Education and Science (Minobrnauki) has introduced a…

Local Media: Iran Reportedly in Talks With 8 Countries to Use Crypto Transactions
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Local Media: Iran Reportedly in Talks With 8 Countries to Use Crypto Transactions

btcethereumadmin - January 30, 2019

Iran is reportedly in negotiations with eight countries to use cryptocurrencies for international transactions. Iran is reportedly negotiating with eight countries to carry out financial transactions in…

Crypto Mining Could Bring Russia $1B in Taxes, Report Suggests
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Crypto Mining Could Bring Russia $1B in Taxes, Report Suggests

btcethereumadmin - January 29, 2019

Using its excess energy generating capacity to mine cryptocurrencies, Russia can increase its budget receipts by more than $1 billion dollars in annual tax revenue. The estimate…