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The experts at Ukraine’s Tempo France fintech firm believe that there are two main driving factors for East Europe’s payment market.
The vice chief of Korea's financial regulator, Kim So-young, last week spent four days in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan facilitating overseas business expansions by Korean financial firms and joint ...
Fugitive crypto-king Do Kwon, co-founder of Terraform Labs, on March 23, has been charged in the US for causing the loss of more than $40bn.
I will start by stating my conclusion: yes, Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are one of the greatest threats to personal freedom today, perhaps even the greatest.
Total financing raised by Romanian startups in 2022 rose by 12% y/y €102mn, according to the latest Romanian Venture Report.
Montenegro does not have its own currency and has been using the euro since 2006 when it peacefully seceded from its loose union with Serbia.
Accusations against Nexo include money laundering, tax crimes, unlicensed bank operations and computer fraud, a spokesperson for the prosecution said.
Remittances between the EU and Ukraine will expand in 2023, after declining by between 5% and 10% in 2022, according to money transfer system Tempo France.
While Ukraine ranks third worldwide in the 2022 Global Crypto Adoption Index, Web3 startups with roots in this country have raised nearly $1bn in investments over the past four years
Fit&Beat uses blockchain technology paired with virtual and augmented reality solutions to reward people for getting fit.
Russian state-controlled diamond monopoly Alrosa has been sanctioned but some of its diamonds are making it on to the international market legally. The upcoming eighth package of sanctions will crack down on Russia’s diamond and close loopholes.
Serbia is an emerging high-tech hub that is especially strong in blockchain and game development.
Up to a fifth of Turks appear to have invested in digital money in the past two years.
Belgrade is reviving ties forged during Yugoslavia’s time as a leader of the non-aligned movement now a new Cold War is looming.
International companies in search of tech talent and innovative local startups are converging in Serbia, an emerging high-tech hub that is especially strong in blockchain and game development.
Rostec, a state corporation that comprises more than 700 enterprises in the fields of defence and technology, announced in June it has developed a blockchain platform to provide a “real alternative to SWIFT in international settlements.”
Serbian startups attracted over $135mn of investments in 2021 – more than six times as much as in the previous year.
BlueSphere Carbon, a recently launched carbon trading platform, intends to raise $10mn to radically change how carbon credits are traded online. It has signed a partnership with Canada’s CarbonRx to develop green projects with First Nation groups.
FX reserves fall by $1.2bn in few months—yet small, developing nation must pay for imports in USD.