As Russia's cryptocurrency bill inches towards being finalized, a government official has suggested that trading might be allowed.
The head of Russia's central bank has said the institution is investigating the possible future launch of a digital currency.
Russian hackers, not North Korean, may be the bad actors behind probably the biggest ever theft from a cryptocurrency exchange.
A blockchain-powered platform built by IBM and Maersk and designed to facilitate international trade is to launch in Russia.
Over 500,000 tourists visited Western Siberia in 2018, according to regional authorities, who are hoping a digital ecosystem will attract more.
Grocery chain Dixy has partnered with a blockchain startup to greatly reduce the time it takes to pay suppliers
The Bank of Russia will consider the use of a gold-backed cryptocurrency to facilitate international settlements, according to its governor.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has attracted $3 million in bitcoin donations over the last three years.
Russian state-owned gas giant Gazprom may soon begin using blockchain to execute and monitor contracts as part of its digitization plans.
Alleged bitcoin launderer Alexander Vinnik, who is wanted by several countries, has filed in Greece for extradition to Russia.