Category: restriktioner

Iran kommer att lägga ner kryptogruvgårdar med rekordhög effektbehov

Myndigheter i Iran planerar att koppla ur licensierade kryptogruvanläggningar eftersom elförbrukningen i landet når rekordnivåer. Gruvgårdarna kommer att stängas av från nätet på onsdag, den islamiska republiken’s energiministeriet meddelade. Legal Crypto......

Russian Crypto Mining Giant Bitriver Considers Challenging US Sanctions

Ryssland’s Bitriver, one of the largest operators of crypto mining data centers, may take legal action against the U.S. over the decision to place it under sanctions. The company insists it does not help the Russian government to circumvent international restrictions.......

Leading Eastern European Exchange Exmo Sells Business in Russia, Belarus

Exmo, a U.K.-based crypto exchange with extensive presence in Eastern Europe, is pulling out of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan. The trading platform, Exmo.com, says its making the move to avoid jeopardizing its expansion in other regions by operating in high-risk markets......

Republic of Ireland to Prohibit Political Cryptocurrency Donations

The government of Ireland is preparing to ban political parties from accepting campaign donations in cryptocurrency. The move aims to block the perceived threat of Russian interference in the European nations elections against the backdrop of a clash between the West......

Digital Ruble ‘Much Needed,’ Russia’s Central Bank Says, Won’t Delay Testing

The Central Bank of Russia has emphasized the importance of moving forward with its digital ruble project. According to a statement by a top representative, the monetary authority has no intention to delay the trials despite not all invited banks being......

Russian Chamber of Commerce Suggests Using Cryptocurrencies in Settlements With Africa

Employing crypto in cross-border payments is one of the proposals put forward by the Russian Chamber Of Commerce lobbying for more cooperation with African countries. Amid unprecedented sanctions limiting Russias ability to trade internationally, the head of the board has urged......

IMF varnar Rysslands sanktioner hotar att undergräva den amerikanska dollardominansen

Financial sanctions imposed on Russia over its invasion of Ukraine may result in reduced dominance of the U.S. currency, according to a high-ranking official at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The confrontation could lead to fragmentation of the worlds current monetary......

Ukrainas centralbank begränsar kontantuttag mitt i ryska överfall

The central bank of Ukraine has capped withdrawals of cash in national fiat and banned those in foreign currency. The monetary authority says the measures aim to ensure the functioning of the nations financial system under the martial law introduced in......

Kosovo beslagtar hundratals kryptogruvmaskiner i tillslag

Police in Kosovo seized another batch of over 200 mining devices as part of raids that started on Thursday. The offensive against underground crypto farms was launched after authorities in Pristina banned the power-hungry minting of digital currencies amid an energy......

Bank of Russia vill begränsa kryptoinvesteringar genom att blockera kortbetalningar, Rapport avslöjar

The Central Bank of Russia is currently reviewing various ways to prevent Russians from investing in cryptocurrency. One the options on the table is to block card payments to certain recipients such as crypto exchanges, a media report has unveiled. A......