Sberbank, Russia's largest bank, bought about $15 million worth of accounts receivable from commodity giant Trafigura using a Hyperledger blockchain.
Favorable energy prices and a naturally cold climate are turning Siberia into an international hub for bitcoin miners.
Hotmine makes a bitcoin mining rig that doubles as a home heating appliance. It's targeting places where winter is brutally cold.
A blockchain system that will soon be used to allow Moscow residents to vote in elections is currently easy to hack, according to a researcher.
Russia's capital is seeking a contractor to build an ethereum-based system to host some of the city's administrative services.
Russia's second largest airline is touting the benefits of blockchain after a ticketing platform it developed raked in over $1 million in a month.
Tether has a real-world use case: Chinese importers of cheap goods in Russia use it to send millions home daily.
The Russian Ministry of Finance will not issue special regulations for Facebook's upcoming cryptocurrency, an official said.
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.