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  • Jul 19, 2019

Waves CEO Sells Blockchain Startup Vostok to Financial Consultancy Group GHP

Waves CEO and Founder Alexander Ivanov Sells all his Stake in Blockchain Startup Vostok to Financial Consultancy Group GHP

Third largest Russian Retailer uses Ethereum Tech to Simplify Trade Finance

Third largest Russian Retailer Dixy launched a new Ethereum-based trade finance platform

Moscow University to conduct Blockchain E-Voting for Student Council Elections in June

Authorities of Moscow are planning to Conduct Blockchain based E-Voting for Student Council Elections in June

Central Bank of Russia released Policy Brief on Benefits and Drawbacks of CBDCs

Central Bank of Russia published potential Benefits and Drawbacks of CBDCs through a Policy Brief

Ruling Russian Party Introduces Blockchain-Based e-Voting Platform

United Russia, the ruling party of Russia, has now introduced a blockchain-based e-voting platform for the citizens of the country for their primaries.

Russia is Developing an Oil-Backed National Cryptocurrency: Reports

Local reports now point out that Russia might soon become the latest country to come out with a petrol-backed national cryptocurrency!

Russia may soon launch a state-backed cryptocurrency

The administrator of Russia's State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has asserted that the institution is thinking to launch a state-owned virtual currency pegged to the Russian ruble, Russian radio news station Govorit Moskva...

Cryptocurrency Exchange Huobi Joins Russia’s VEB Innovation Fund 

The Singapore-headquartered cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has joined Russia’s Vnesheconombank's Digital Transformation Center (VEB-Innovation Fund) to share notes on crypto regulation.

Russian County Website Falls Victim to Cryptojacking Attack

The website of Khabarovsk county has been compromised by hackers and is mining for cryptocurrencies using the processing power of the visitors’ computers.

Putin Addresses Cryptocurrencies: Says No Country is Ready for National Cryptos Yet

Putin commented that cryptocurrencies being used in place of fiat money might have worked in Japan to some extent, this is unlikely to work in other countries.