Several Russian regions are interested in cryptocurrency mining and have set up facilities for miners, awaiting mining-friendly legislation at the federal level. Also see: Australian Government Staffers Questioned in ‘Sneaky’ Mining Operation Subscribe to the Bitsonline YouTube channel for more great interviews featuring industry insiders & experts Western Regions … [Read more...] about Seeking Regulation, Russian Regions Interested in Crypto Mining
Over the last six months or so, Russian state corporations, such as lenders VEB and Sberbank, encouraged by the government, have been investing in blockchain technology. However, the investment is yet to bear fruit, while the country's authorities are still ambivalent about the crypto space. Also see: Waltonchain (WTC) in Hot Water After Employee Wins Official … [Read more...] about What’s the Russian Government Doing With Blockchain?
While the world's largest countries remain hesitant about cryptocurrencies and blockchain – and often even hostile and distrustful – smaller countries have been embracing the technology in a bid to boost their struggling economies. One good example is former Soviet republics, such as Armenia and Belarus, which have been recently very serious about adopting the crypto … [Read more...] about Blockchain May Hold Key to Economic Growth in Former Soviet Republics