Vladimir Putin

Some Colorado Lawmakers Not Hopeful Of Helsinki Summit

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DENVER (CBS4) – Colorado’s Republican Sen. Cory Gardner and Republican Congressman Mike Coffman reacted to Monday’s meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladmir Putin. Gardner tweeted in part, “Vladmir Putin’s Russia remains an adversary to the United States and nothing should change as of today.” Whether it be chemical attacks on our allied soil, Read More

Donald Trump is the oldest elected leader of a major world power

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Donald Trump turns 72 today, becoming only the second US president to hit that age while in office. Serving two terms would see him overtake former president Ronald Reagan, who was two weeks shy of 78 when he left office. While in office, the real estate mogul has surrounded himself with people of his generation. Read More

Putin: Cryptocurrency Has Its Place, No State Can Have Own Crypto

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Featured Cryptocurrency has its place in the world and Russia should carefully consider when and how to take part in the process of its development, Vladimir Putin said in his annual Q&A session with Russian citizens. The president noted that “by definition” neither Russia, nor any other country could have a national cryptocurrency. Putin also mentioned Read More

Russia’s fortified finances make it easier for Putin to do what he wants

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Vladimir Putin’s Russia is venturesome when it comes to things like meddling in foreign elections (allegedly), poisoning spies (possibly), and annexing parts of its neighbors’ territory (definitely). However, the country has become much more conservative about its finances, which have been fortified in part to withstand international sanctions. The country’s financial footing is improving in Read More

Russia Announces July Deadline for New Cryptocurrency Legislation

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Russia has reportedly said that it will legalise the cryptocurrency market by the summer, at the instruction of Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. In a report from Russia’s Parliament Newspaper, it states that the new legislation will take effect on the 1st July, 2018. According to the report, two draft laws have been prepared by the Read More

At Davos, George Soros tears into Facebook and Google

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Davos, Switzerland Financier and philanthropist George Soros criticized Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin at his annual Davos dinner, decried the state of global democracy, and warned about the rising threat of nuclear war. While his words were certainly chilling, Soros has sounded some of these warnings before. This year, though, he flagged a brand new Read More

Russia Drafts Bill to Legalize Cryptocurrency Trading on Approved Exchanges

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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 Moiseev Read More

Russia will now label the reporting of global news outlets as the work of “foreign agents”

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According to a new law signed by Russian president Vladimir Putin on Saturday (Nov. 26), the Russian government now has the power to label media outlets that receive funding from outside Russia as “foreign agents.” The law is retaliatory. Russian officials have called it a “symmetrical response” to the US Department of Justice’s requirement that Read More

Putin Advisor Bearish on Bitcoin: ”The Cryptoruble Must Compete With Cash”

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News Russia’s deputy finance minister has suggested that the name of the country’s national cryptocurrency should be changed from “cryptoruble” to “cyber-ruble”.  He is expecting “a large-scale correction” of bitcoin’s price and hopes to see a decline in interest in the cryptocurrency. Meanwhile, the first proposal for the cryptoruble has been submitted. Also read: Bitcoin-Based Ethereum Read More

Russia Unveils Details of Cryptocurrency Bill Expected in February

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Regulation Russia’s Deputy Finance Minister announced that the cryptocurrency bill is expected to be ready by February 1. He then unveiled some details of the bill, including taxation and registration of crypto miners, trading restrictions for bitcoin, and initial coin offering (ICOs) regulations. Also read: Bitcoin-Based Ethereum Rival RSK Set to Launch Next Month Crypto Bill Read More