New statements by Russia's top card issuer suggests the domestic financial industry is still warming slowly to blockchain.
Russia's financial incumbents are moving ahead with work on a new distributed ledger platform designed for enterprise use.
Russia’s deputy finance minister said this week that cryptocurrency purchasers will be required to prove their identity under forthcoming…
Russia's central bank believes the time is right to develop and launch its own digital currency, one of its senior officials said today.
A state-owned development bank in Russia has revealed its plans for launching products built around blockchain.
Russia's central bank is preparing new legislation focused on bitcoin and other digital currencies, reports say.
Moscow Exchange Group is working on a blockchain solution using Hyperledger Fabric that it hopes will increase trust from the international community.
Russian payments firm Qiwi has reportedly acquired a blockchain startup as part of its plan to offer services integrating the technology.
Russia's government is said to be moving ahead with plans to introduce rules for blockchain use by 2020.
Bitcoin's legal status in Russia is again uncertain after a central bank official backed away from positive statements from its Ministry of Finance.