Ukraine's national defense chief called for legislation regulating cryptocurrencies at a recent meeting on cybersecurity.
A former executive of the National Depository of Ukraine left because of politics, but found "game-changing" opportunities in blockchain.
A cryptocurrency bill has been submitted to Ukraine's national legislature, setting the stage for new regulations in the country.
A Ukrainian official described bitcoin as a risky investment and a vehicle for fraud but downplayed any systemic concerns about the cryptocurrency.
Ukraine's justice ministry has begun testing the use of a blockchain to digitally auction seized assets, according to a report.
Three lawmakers in Ukraine have more than $45 million worth of bitcoin, recent disclosures reveal.
The National Bank of Ukraine, the nation's central bank, is set to soon discuss how it should regulate cryptocurrencies.
The Ukraine government has revealed plans to trial a land registry system underpinned by blockchain technology.
Ukraine's National Bank has warned against the associated risks that come with digital currencies such as bitcoin.
The Ukrainian government is reportedly planning to block bitcoin accounts used by separatists operating in the regions of Lugansk and Donetsk.