Tag: russia ukraine conflict

Mar 31 2022

IMF: Russia-Ukraine Crisis Will Boost Crypto Adoption

Gita Gopinath, First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), said on Thursday that economic sanctions imposed on Russia as a result of its...

Mar 27 2022

Amidst Ongoing Crisis, Ukraine Launches NFT Museum War

Ukraine continues to leverage blockchain technology to support its course in the conflict with Russia. Today, the Ukrainian government has launched an NFT War Museum to raise...

Mar 18 2022

‪Mike Novogratz Believes Rising Inflation Will Boost Bitcoin Adoption

Bitcoin has often been touted to be a hedge against bad policies of centralized governments, and the narrative is not going away soon. Mike Novogratz, the CEO of Galaxy Digital, stated that Bitcoin will continue to see more adoption as long as governments continue to tumble with the economies of their countries. Bitcoin will only...

‪Mike Novogratz Believes Rising Inflation Will Boost Bitcoin Adoption

Bitcoin has often been touted to be a hedge against bad policies of centralized governments, and the narrative is not going away soon. Mike Novogratz, the CEO of Galaxy Digital, stated that Bitcoin will continue to see more adoption as long as governments continue to tumble with the economies of their countries. Bitcoin will only...

Mar 14 2022

Ukraine To Create NFT Museum Symbolizing Russia’s Invasion

Mar 14 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news crypto news nft nft news

Ukraine's government plans to launch a collection of Non-fungible Tokens (NFT) to serve as a digital museum to symbolize Russia's attack on Ukraine; and by extension, the war at large. This move is seen by some as another of the country's moves to finance its military activities in the ongoing war through the use of...

Mar 12 2022

Russians Look To UAE-Based Crypto Firms For Safeguarding Wealth

Mar 12 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  crypto dubai crypto news russia russia crypto

In the chokehold of international sanctions and economic uncertainty, Russians have reportedly been seeking means of getting their wealth out of the country. Reuters reports that one of the ways being explored and used is crypto. Russians flood Dubai crypto firms with crypto transaction requests In their quest to find outlets for their wealth, Russians...

Mar 07 2022

‪Coinbase Restricts 25,000 Addresses Connected Russian Crypto Holders

Concerns keep pouring in that Russia may use crypto to evade the barrage of financial and economic sanctions that have been placed on it. To allay these fears, Coinbase - the US's largest crypto exchange by trading volume - has noted that crypto can instead be used as a tool to promote sanction compliance. Coinbase...

Mar 04 2022

Breaking: Coinbase Won’t Be Banning All Russian Users Says CEO Brian Armstrong

Mar 04 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur btcgbp

After two crypto exchanges Binance and Kraken refused a blanket ban on Russian users, Coinbase to joins them! An hour back, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong confirmed that they are not considering banning all Russian users from their...

Mar 03 2022

‪Breaking: CZ Maintains That Binance Will Comply With Sanction Rules For Russia

Mar 03 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  cz news russia ukraine conflict sanctions

The crypto industry continues to battle bad media representation targeted at it. Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, has called out media outlets that have misrepresented the decision of crypto exchanges to not sanction ordinary citizens of...

‪Breaking: CZ Maintains That Binance Will Comply With Sanction Rules For Russia

Mar 03 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  cz news russia ukraine conflict sanctions

The crypto industry continues to battle bad media representation targeted at it. Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, has called out media outlets that have misrepresented the decision of crypto exchanges to not sanction ordinary citizens of...

Breaking: Ukraine’s Planned Airdrop Likely Targeted By Phishing Attempt

Data from Etherscan showed Ukraine's wallet appeared to be distributing a newly minted token to donors, ahead of a planned...

Mar 01 2022

Polakdot’s Founder Donates Ukraine $5.7 Million; Total Crypto Donations Surpass $22 Million

The Ukrainian government has continued to receive crypto donations. Gavin Wood, the founder of Polkadot (DOT), has just sent $5.7 million to the country's wallet, fulfilling a promise he made earlier. Ukraine plans to...

Polkadot’s Founder Donates Ukraine $5.7 Million; Total Crypto Donations Surpass $22 Million

The Ukrainian government has continued to receive crypto donations. Gavin Wood, the founder of Polkadot (DOT), has just sent $5.7 million to the country's wallet, fulfilling a promise he made earlier. Ukraine plans to...

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...

U.S. Includes Crypto In Russian Sanctions, Warns Exchanges

The U.S. Treasury Department said that recent sanctions levelled against Russia will include checks on digital currencies, with effect from March 1st. The White House also warned major crypto exchanges against...

Feb 28 2022

Just-In: Ukraine Pushes Crypto Exchanges To Freeze Russian Accounts; Is A Crypto War next?

Ukraine has increased the pressure on cryptocurrency exchanges to freeze Russian accounts. The Eastern European country has resorted to a crypto war threatening exchanges like Binance to make legal...

Feb 26 2022

Russia-Ukraine Update: Over $5M in Bitcoin (BTC) Raised To Help Ukrainian Army

Feb 26 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news news russia ukraine conflict

Cryptocurrency donations have been pouring for Ukrain ever since the start of the Russian invasion. People around...

Feb 25 2022

Ukraine’s Bitcoin Exchange Volume Doubles as Russia-Ukraine Conflict Escalates

Kuna, a long-running native crypto exchange, has seen a dramatic shift in client activity in the wake of currency controls and...

Feb 24 2022

Bitcoin and Crypto Market Tank 7% As Putin Announces Military Operation in Ukraine

Feb 24 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin news btcbrl btcbusd btcdai btceur

Bitcoin (BTC) and the broader cryptocurrency market have entered yet another sharp correction as Russia...

Feb 04 2022

Russia-Ukrain Conflict: Crypto And Stock Prices Collapse As White House Alleges A Russian Plot

Relations between Russia and NATO countries have tensed further as the U.S. has accused Russia of plotting a coordinated operation to precipitate an invasion. In another news, the European Central Bank...

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