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Russia Drafts Bill to Legalize Cryptocurrency Trading on Approved Exchanges

Regulation The Russian Ministry of Finance is drafting a bill to legalize cryptocurrency trading at approved exchanges. The ministry is already preparing a list of approved trading platforms. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales Some Exchanges Will be Legalized Alexei Moiseev. The Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexei (more…)

Russian Ministry of Labor: Gov’t Workers Exempt From Declaring Cryptocurrency Gains

The Russian Ministry of Labor’s updated income, expenses and property declaration guidelines for government employees for reporting on 2017 includes a point about cryptocurrency, local media outlet Izvestia reports. The updated regulations state that government employees do not have to declare “virtual currencies” they obtained. The note about cryptocurrency was added to (more…)

Russia’s Finance Minister Confirms Upcoming Bitcoin Regulations

Advertisement Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The Russian Ministry of Finance has prepared a sweeping regulatory law that will cover many facets of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin in Russia. In an interview with state-owned television broadcaster Rossiya 24 over Christmas, Russia’s finance minister Anton Siluanov confirmed the (more…)

Belarus Legalizes Cryptocurrency Payments & Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

Advertisement Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Belarus, a country wedged between Russia and the European Union, recently legalized cryptocurrencies and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), in a move that’s set to drive private sector growth and attract foreign investors to the country, a former communist republic (more…)

Russian operatives spent less than $1 on Facebook ads to influence the Brexit vote

Russian operatives spent less than $1 with advertising on Facebook in the months before the UK voted to leave the EU in 2016, the company said on Tuesday (Dec. 13). Published 6 mins ago  |  Photo by Reuters/Dado Ruvic $0.97 The Internet Research Agency, a notorious “troll factory” based in St. Petersburg (more…)

A Chinese firm is facing a rare joint complaint from women workers fired when pregnant

Three women in China, all fired earlier this year while they were either expecting or nursing, united to pursue arbitration against the Chinese logistics firm that employed them, in what appears to be a rare instance of a joint action by pregnant women over workers’ rights. One of the women has already (more…)

Forgot the Key to Your Bitcoin Wallet? You Need a Crypto Hypnotist

News The rapid acceleration of bitcoin this year has had holders mesmerized – sometimes literally. The currency’s soaring value has sparked renewed interest in old wallets containing digital dust. That shrapnel is now worth a significant amount, prompting account-holders to rack their brains in search of passwords and keyphrases. In (more…)