Tag: ukraine

Nov 18 2021

Bitcoin Magazine Partners With Serhiy Tron To Launch Kyiv Bureau

Bitcoin Magazine has announced a partnership with Ukrainian entrepreneur Serhiy Tron to launch a bureau in Kyiv. Mike Germano,...

Nov 12 2021

Ukrainian Politician Failed to Explain Origin of Her Cryptos, Watchdog Says

The authorities noted that the Za Majbutne Party MP had only provided 'general explanations' about the matter.

Sep 29 2021

Ukraine Is Building A Digital Future With Bitcoin

Embracing Bitcoin could be Ukraine’s greatest geopolitical move to usher in a prosperous future.Bitcoin, among other cryptocurrencies, may soon be used legally in Ukraine, once President Volodymyr Zelensky signs the legislation passed by Ukraine’s Parliament on September 8. This law will protect owners of virtual assets and exchange platforms from fraud, and...

Sep 28 2021

A Look Into What’s Happening With Bitcoin In Ukraine

Sep 28 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bitcoin interview markets ukraine

Bitcoin Magazine got an exclusive interview to further discuss the country’s recent bill legalizing Bitcoin and what is next for Ukraine.On September 10, 2021, Ukraine legalized bitcoin within the country, providing clarity on the asset which was not clear before. Shortly after the bill was signed into law, Bitcoin Magazine...

Sep 23 2021

Bitcoin Magazine Opens Bureau In Ukraine

Bitcoin Magazine is expanding our reach in Eastern Europe and the greater Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) region by opening up a bureau in Kyiv, Ukraine.Bitcoin Magazine is proud and excited to announce that we will be establishing a news bureau in Kyiv, Ukraine as part of our ongoing efforts to expand reporting on bitcoin adoption in Eastern Europe and...

Sep 13 2021

Ukraine’s Blueprint To Bitcoin Adoption

Ukraine’s strategic path to Bitcoin adoption would likely include nuclear- powered mining, and holding Bitcoin as a state reserve asset.Just days ago, on 8 September 2021, the Ukrainian Parliament passed a law that legalized and regulated Bitcoin in the country. The bill, drafted in 2020, passed with the support of 276 lawmakers. Only six...

Sep 10 2021

[Updated] Inside Ukraine's Bitcoin Bill

The Ukrainian Parliament passed a law that legalized and regulated bitcoin in the country, providing official clarity on the asset which was not previously clear.On September 8th, 2021, the Ukrainian Parliament passed a law that legalized and regulated bitcoin in the country. The bill drafted in 2020 passed with a total of 276 lawmakers...

Sep 08 2021

Ukraine Has Legalized Bitcoin

The Ukrainian Parliament passed a law that legalizes and regulates bitcoin in the country, providing official clarity on the asset which was not previously clear.Today, the Ukrainian Parliament passed a law that legalizes and regulates bitcoin in the country. The bill drafted in 2020 passed with a total of 276 lawmakers supporting the law,...

Aug 13 2021

Ukrainian Authorities Take Down a Clandestine Network of Crypto Exchanges

The operators of the illicit network reportedly earned between 5 and 10% interest per transaction performed.

Aug 06 2021

Jul 12 2021

Ukrainian Authorities Seize 5,000 PCs from a Massive Illegal Crypto Farm

SBU officers launched a criminal investigation to file charges on the theft of water and electricity.

Jul 06 2021

Ukrainian Mobile Only Bank Monobank To Provide Bitcoin Trading Services

Jul 06 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  banks business exchange ukraine

Monobank will integrate bitcoin exchange services to allow its customers to buy and sell BTC from its mobile banking app.Ukrainian mobile-only bank Monobank will provide its customers with bitcoin trading services later this month, announced the company’s co-founder, Oleg Gorokhovsky. The e-bank has already completed its BTC-exchange integration and is awaiting approval from...

Jun 16 2021

Ukraine Earned $400 Million in Bitcoin Investment Gains over 2020

The country ranks in the 10th place of Chainalysis after reaching similar figures of nations like South Korea.

May 28 2021

Head of Ukrainian Cyber Police Advocates for Regulating Cryptocurrencies

The official highlighted difficulties to investigate crypto mining-related crimes because of the lack of regulation.

Apr 07 2021

Ukraine’s Civil Servants Report Owning $2.6 Billion Of Bitcoin

Apr 07 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business government ukraine

A Ukranian government data report indicates that public officials there have declared owning 46,351 BTC, with several whales among them.According to Ukranian government data transparency provider Opendatabot, civil servants in the country have declared owning a total 46,351 BTC (worth some $2.6 billion at the time of this writing).The declarations...

Jan 04 2021

Ukraine Government Picks Stellar to Help Build National Digital Currency

The Stellar Development Foundation's work with Ukraine's government to digitize the hryvnia will officially launch this month.

Dec 14 2020

Ukraine Oligarch’s Troubled US Steel Plant Has Been Quietly Mining Bitcoin: Report

Dec 14 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business mining news ukraine

The Kentucky-based CC Metals & Alloys steel plant owned by Ukrainian billionaire Ihor Kolomoisky is mining bitcoin as other activities have stopped, according to a report.

Dec 11 2020

Meet the 19-Year-Old Ukrainian Lawmaker With Millions in Monero

Dec 11 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  people rostislav solod ukraine

A 19-year old Rostislav Solod is a Ukrainian politician and a monero whale dreaming of launching his own token

Dec 10 2020

Ukraine’s Young Politician Declares $24 Million in Crypto Assets

The member of the city council of Kramatorsk region owns more than 185,000 Monero coins.

Ukrainian Politician Discloses Owning $24M in Privacy Coin Monero

Dec 10 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  monero news policy & regulation politics ukraine

The city council member in Kramatorsk, Ukraine, bought 185,000 XMR in 2015 when the cryptocurrency's price was well below $1.

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