Russia Postpones “Crypto Ruble” Launch to Mid-2019

According to Arseni Scheltsin, the director of Russia’s Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Association, the proposals on creating and regulating a national cryptocurrency will be officially presented in July 2018, while a full-fledge launch would take a year after that.

Russia Blocks Bitcoin Sites Again

SpecialRead in Russian Yet another Bitcoin internet resource was blocked a few hours ago. has fallen another victim to Roskomnadzor. According to social media posts, the resource is unavailable in Russia.

Russian Court Discharges Blocking of Bitcoin-related Sites by Roskomnadzor

Special Read in Russian According to, Sverdlovsk Oblast Court dischcharged the Nevyansk Town Court order of blocking sites containing cryptocurrency-related information and consideration of such information as banned within the Russian Federation. On May 15, 2015, the second and the last session of Sverdlovsk Oblast Court for appeal to.