Cyberpolice bust scheme of money-laundering through cryptocurrencies Members of the criminal group are facing up to eight years in prison.
09:00, 19 August 2020
Nuclear power plants in Ukraine may start mining crypto The acting energy minister has instructed the nuclear operator to study the initiative amid excessive generation that has been a result of falling demand.
22:40, 05 May 2020
Ukraine government strikes deal with advisor on upcoming crypto regulation The company has agreed to assist Ukraine in putting together new guidelines for cryptocurrencies and digitizing the nation's funds.
10:00, 13 April 2020
Ukraine legalizes crypto payments, introduces stricter AML reporting – media The Ukrainian government has legalized cryptocurrency payments in its latest bid to control economic grey areas.
11:40, 11 December 2019
Global leader in cybersecurity ESET discovers new type of banking trojans stealing cryptocurrency It is used to steal cryptocurrency via a technique that monitors clipboard content for cryptocurrency wallet data.
19:15, 03 October 2019
SBU busts cryptocurrency miners at Ukrainian power plant Computer equipment was connected to the World Wide Web, which posed a significant threat to cybersecurity at the nuclear site.
18:30, 21 August 2019
Ukrainian village earns crypto profits, plans to fund public works Although the sum becomes rather miniscule when divided among all adult residents, the joy of having a profit has caused a great degree of elation in the village.
18:10, 31 December 2018
Economy ministry eyes legalizing cryptocurrencies in Ukraine The officials have prepared a corresponding concept with a deadline set for 2021.
21:45, 25 October 2018
Kyiv's Besarabsky market introduces cryptocurrency payment So far, only one market stall with vegetables is working in the trial mode.
16:14, 31 August 2018
Ukraine may impose taxes on crypto-currencies The commission is going to deal not only with the licensing of crypto stock exchange and crypto exchange services, but also with regulation of the ICO market.
16:00, 06 August 2018
Ukraine’s Financial Stability Council supports concept of crypto regulation While it has been quite a while since Ukraine made any notable progress toward regulating its crypto sector, a new decision qualifies as an important development.
23:00, 21 July 2018
No license required in Ukraine for cryptocurrency mining Crypto miners have moved to the country as it offers favorable conditions to mine cryptocurrencies. In addition to a relaxed regulatory landscape, crypto miners in Ukraine also enjoy low electricity cost of less than $0.04 per kWh.
15:40, 26 June 2018
Four arrested in Ukraine for running fake crypto exchanges The alleged culprits lured users by promoting the exchanges with fake positive ratings and online reviews.
18:30, 22 June 2018
Ukrainian companies mint 25 digital coins, raise $132 mln The yearly crypto mining turnover in Ukraine exceeds $100 million.
11:00, 01 June 2018
Ukraine securities chairman wants to legalize 'several' cryptocurrencies – media Khromaev will raise the possibility of doing so at the next meeting of Ukraine's Financial Stability Board.
11:54, 11 May 2018
Ukrainian journalists name richest lawmakers in Ukraine The rating is based on the Ukrainian parliamentarians' electronic declarations of assets.
15:10, 26 April 2018
Ukraine court to consider compensation in Bitcoin for moral damages Regardless of the end result, the legal action has already set a precedent in Ukraine’s court practice.
13:40, 20 March 2018
All eyes on crypto: Mining to become profession, Cabinet says The government committee endorsed the move to grant crypto mining the status of economic activity, supplementing the Classifier of Economic Activities accordingly.
18:30, 15 March 2018
Crypto turmoil: Police raid Kyiv plant, seize 400 mining farms <p>Cryptocurrency generating operations were set up in the city of Kyiv, as well as in Cherkasy and Kyiv regions, the top prosecutor says.</p>
20:24, 02 February 2018