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Wechat to Prohibit Accounts From Providing Some NFT and Crypto Services

Tencents Wechat intends to impose penalties on public accounts facilitating secondary trading of NFTs, a press report has revealed. Accounts offering transaction channels and guidance for cryptocurrencies have also been targeted by the new rule. Popular Chinese App to Impose Restrictions......

Proposed Crypto Mining Ban in Norway Fails to Gain Support in Parliament

A push to prohibit the energy-intensive proof-of-work mining of cryptocurrencies in Norway has been rejected by the majority of lawmakers. The ban had been suggested by the far-left Red Party which also didnt win backing to raise an electricity tax for......

Abchazien förlänger förbud mot kryptogruvdrift till slutet av året

Authorities in Abkhazia have decided to maintain a ban on cryptocurrency mining in the territory. The partially recognized republic in the South Caucasus is restricting the energy-intensive extraction of digital currencies, citing problems with power supply. Bitcoin Mining Remains Prohibited in......

MiCA-ändringar som föreslås i sista minuten återupplivar hotet om EU-förbud mot Bitcoin, Rapport avslöjar

Changes to the EUs MiCA proposal to regulate crypto markets, suggested shortly before a vote on the package, indicate a bitcoin ban is still a possibility. Despite recently removing wording that would have prohibited coins with energy-intensive mining, some members of......

Förbud mot arbetsbevis togs bort från Europas föreslagna kryptoförordning

A text threatening to prohibit cryptocurrencies relying on energy-intensive proof-of-work mining has been deleted from the draft legislation aimed at regulating the European crypto space. The move comes after the controversial provision sparked objections from the crypto community. MiCA Proposal Drops......

Rysslands finansministerium lägger fram ett lagförslag för att legalisera kryptoinvesteringar, Förbjud betalningar

Russian Ministry of Finance has prepared and submitted a new bill to expand crypto regulations to the government. The lawOn Digital Currencyaims to introduce rules for investment in cryptocurrencies while at the same time cementing a ban on their......

Kryptoförbud i Ryssland kan ha motsatt effekt, Medvedev varnar när oppositionen reser sig mot förslag

Dmitry Medvedev, former president and prime minister of Russia, has voiced his concerns over Bank of Russias initiative to ban most crypto operations. Prohibition could bring the opposite result, the Russian politician warned, joining a chorus of opinions against the restrictive......

Den ryska regeringen utarbetar en färdplan för att reglera, Inte förbjud krypto, Rapport avslöjar

A roadmap on cryptocurrencies has been prepared by a number of ministries, regulatory bodies, and law enforcement agencies, Russian media reported. The document, which aims to regulate Russias crypto market by the end of this year, comes amid disagreements between the......

Tillsynsmyndigheten upprepar uppmaningen om EU-förbud mot brytning av arbetsprov

The EU should prohibit proof-of-work crypto mining, an executive at the European securities watchdog has insisted. Coins relying on the energy-intensive method of minting pose a risk to efforts aimed at meeting climate change goals such as those set in the......

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......