Tag: belarus

Jun 30 2022

3 Lessons From The Oslo Freedom Forum: Why BTC? Nabourema, Likhachevskiy, Diop

The Oslo Freedom Forum offers another way to measure the bitcoin network’s worth. Price action is fine, but, what about real-life impact? The event is not about bitcoin per se. However, The Human Rights Foundation’s Chief Strategy Officer, Alex Gladstein, put together a series of one-minute clips that summarize exactly how deep bitcoin’s existence changes everything. Let’s read what...

Apr 18 2022

EXMO.com Stops Serving Russian, Belarusian, and Kazakh Clients

Crypto trading services provider, EXMO.com confirmed today that it has left Russia and Belarus. The company has decided to sell its crypto business in Russia and Belarus.

Apr 14 2022

Belarus-Based Crypto Exchange Stops Operations For Russians Over Invasion Of Ukraine

Apr 14 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  belarus bitcoin crypto crypto news russia

Currency.com, a cryptocurrency platform based in Belarus, announced Wednesday that it will block its services to Russian users in response to Vladimir Putin's war on Ukraine. Currency.com disclosed that Russian individuals would be unable to access its services as a result of the platform's decision to prohibit new accounts from being opened in Russia. Ukraine's vice prime minister and minister of digital transformation,...

Mar 10 2022

EU Includes Crypto Assets On Its Sanctions List Against Russia And Belarus

Mar 10 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  belarus bitcoin crypto crypto news eu

The European Union announced late Wednesday that crypto assets fell within the category of "transferable securities," and hence are clearly included in the scope of sanctions imposed on Russia for its invasion of Ukraine and Belarus for its participation. According to the EU, certain corporate entities and individuals from the two allied countries are prohibited from trading digital assets in the EU....

Mar 09 2022

Mar 03 2022

Russia-Ukraine Ceasefire Talks Resume In Belarus

Russia-Ukraine talks resumed on Thursday, with Kyiv seeking an immediate ceasefire as Russian forces increased their bombing of Ukrainian cities. Crypto markets were largely muted as investors awaited more...

Mar 02 2022

Russia-Ukraine Second Round Of Talks To Resume Today: State Media Reports

The second round of Russia-Ukraine ceasefire talks are set to begin later in the day, Russian state news agency TASS reported. Negotiations will likely be held in Belarus again. Uraine's demands are for...

Mar 01 2022

Russia-Ukraine News: Ukraine Applies For EU Membership Amid Slow Progress In Russia Talks

Mar 01 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news belarus bitcoin bitcoin news crypto

Ukraine said it had formally applied for membership in the European Union as preliminary talks with Russia over the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict proved to be inconclusive. Ukraine Applies for EU Membership The Parliament...

Feb 28 2022

Russia-Ukraine Live: Negotiation Talks Begin Between Russia And Ukraine At Belarus Border

Feb 28 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news belarus negotiations news russia

Early stage-negotiations between Russia and Ukraine have begun in Belarus on Monday, setting the stage for what could mark a potential de-escalation in tensions that...

Feb 16 2022

Belarus President Signs New Crypto-Friendly Decree Into Law

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has signed a decree formally endorsing the free flow of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. The president has signed a directive titled "On the register of virtual wallet addresses and the circulation of cryptocurrency," according to Lukashenko's press office. Belarus Maintains Crypto-Friendly Position Lukashenko...

Feb 15 2022

Breaking: Belarus Allows Free Circulation Of Cryptocurrecies

Belarus is a new addition to the list of countries adopting cryptocurrency. On Monday, Belarusian...

Jan 25 2022

Belarus To Keep Liberal Bitcoin Rules, Russia Seeks Regulation

Jan 25 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  ban belarus bitcoin markets news

Belarus’ regulator says it doesn’t want additional restrictions as the Russian Ministry of Finance calls for bitcoin regulation.Belarus is reportedly not inclined to change its permissive bitcoin trading rules despite its neighbor and ally Russia having been drawn to considering a complete ban of trading and mining....

Oct 01 2021

Belarusian Chemicals Firm Grodno-Azot to Consider Making Payments in Crypto

The company's Director-General for Economics and Finance already gave the instruction to explore the matter.

Sep 01 2021

Belarus President Urges Citizens To Mine Bitcoin Rather Than Seek Low-Paying Jobs Overseas

The President of Belarus said in a meeting that citizens should mine bitcoin with the country's abundant energy instead of seeking low wages abroad.Alexander Lukashenko, the President of Belarus, urged citizens to stay in their home country and mine bitcoin instead of moving abroad for low-paying jobs, reported...

May 04 2021

Could Belarus Be the Best Place to Start a Forex Brokerage? B2Prime & ARFIN

B2Prime's Dmitry Kazak & ARFIN's Alexey Sidorov on the process of starting a regulated forex brokerage in Belarus.

Jan 08 2021

Internet Shutdowns Cost India $2.8B in 2020: Report

A 2020 report by Top10VPN found India to be the country that suffered the most economic damage from internet disruptions.

Nov 16 2020

Belarus Bank to Offer Bitcoin Purchases, With Litecoin and Ether Coming Soon

Nov 16 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  banks belarus business exchanges news

A Belarusian bank is launching a bitcoin buying service via bank cards for citizens of Belarus and Russia.

Nov 13 2020

Belarus’ Largest Bank Launches Crypto Trading Services

The services are available to citizens in Belarus and Russia.

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