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Ukraine introduced a draft law on the turnover of cryptocurrencies

The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, in order to regulate legal relations in the sphere of turnover, storage, use and conduct of operations with cryptocurrencies in Ukraine, presented a draft law on the legalization of cryptocurrencies. The authors of the bill were three people’s deputies from the People’s Front fraction: Irina Efremova, Irina Voitsekhovska and Igor Kotvitskiy, as well as an …

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The National Bank of Ukraine does not accept cryptocurrency

According to the deputy head of the NBU Oleg Churiy at the Ukrainian Financial Forum, the National Bank can not accept the cryptocurrency as the currency and warns about the risks of fraud. “World regulators are not concerned with any threat of cryptocurrency because of their small volume, they are only concerned that people can lose money (by investing in …

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The Government of Ukraine approved the Concept of e-Government Development

Today, the Government of Ukraine approved the Concept of e-Government Development by 2020. This very important document defines the main goals, priority directions and development measures for the next 3 years. It is important to note that over the past two years, Ukraine has risen to 25 positions in the global e-government ranking, with 45 positions and 30 positions in …

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Ukraine is developing the regulatory and legal framework for blockchain technology

The events of recent weeks have clearly shown that Ukraine needs a law to integrate the technology of blockchain and applications on its basis (among other things, cryptocurrency). EGovernance The Ukrainian Agency, together with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), is launching a draft law reflecting the following key ideas that the head of the Agency Konstantin Yarmolenko …

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Results of Kuna Exchange SCO

According to the results of SCO (Secondary Coin Offering), the Ukrainian crypto exchange Kuna Exchange has not raised the planned minimum of 300 Bitcoins. All funds are returned to users’ accounts on demand. In accordance with the previously published “Agreement of Intent”, Mykhailo Chobanyan now has the right to sell 100 thousand KUN token at his discretion at any price. …

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KUNA Exchange launches second round of crowdsale

On July 28, the Ukrainian exchange KUNA Exchange will launch Secondary Coin Offering (SCO). “Our goal is to increase the trading volume on the exchange 50 times – from 20 BTC to 1000 BTC (in equivalent) per day. We expect that the result of this increase in trading volume and earnings of the stock exchange will be the growth of …

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Eastern Europe makes its mark in crypto space

Recently lots of new start-ups and projects identifying with cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain technology have been introduced in the eastern part of Europe. According to CEO of Remme, Alex Momot, a crypto industry insider from Ukraine, although most of these projects’ main contribution as of today center on technical help for other projects due to the lack of entrepreneurial talents …

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Petya Bitcoin ransomware attacks Ukrainian and Russian computers

Today near 2 pm. a new virus displaying behavior markedly similar to WannaCry attacked Russian and Ukrainian company computers. Due to the virus attack, the largest infrastructure hubs of the economy have stopped. According to operational information, Ukrtelecom, Kyivenergo, Ukrposhta, DHL, Novaya Pochta and a number of large banks already lie. Everywhere one problem. Through the holes in security systems, …

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