India Has No Plans to Recognize Bitcoin As Currency; RBI Working On CBDC Rollout: Reports

The Indian government does not plan to recognize bitcoin as a currency, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday. During a question and answer session in the parliament, Nirmala Sitharaman also said that the government does not collect data on bitcoin transactions, according to a report from local news site Mint. The Reserve Bank of … Read moreIndia Has No Plans to Recognize Bitcoin As Currency; RBI Working On CBDC Rollout: Reports

Russian Parliament Sets Up Working Group on Cryptocurrency Regulations

A working group on cryptocurrencies and related activities will soon begin to meet at the State Duma, the lower house of Russian parliament. Its members are expected to take on the task of clarifying various regulatory aspects related to digital financial assets such as the legalization of mining and the introduction of taxation. Working Group … Read moreRussian Parliament Sets Up Working Group on Cryptocurrency Regulations