Tag: Ukraine

After Unlawful Seizure of Crypto from Media Mogul, Ukrainian Secret Service Under Fire From District Court Judge

Judge I. L. Antipova of the Kyiv district court satisfied a complaint filed by the lawyer for Anatoly Kaplan, the founder of Forklog, the largest Russian-speaking crypto-media outlet. The complaint was lodged against the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine which failed to pass on plaintiff’s statement of offense into the pre-trial investigation registry in due time. The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) is a Ukrainian law enforcement institution which …
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Ukrainian Parliament Considers Making Cryptocurrencies Tax-Exempt

Europe is a pretty interesting region when it comes to cryptocurrency. Although there is no clear regulation on this front just yet, things are undergoing some big changes as we speak. Over in Ukraine, a new proposal revolves around making Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies tax-exempt in the near future. Whether or not this bill will be approved by the country’s parliament remains to be determined. Making Bitcoin Tax-Exempt in Ukraine Considering Bitcoin …
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New Proposal Aims to Make Cryptocurrencies Legal in Ukraine

Various countries around the world are currently in the process of either regulating or banning cryptocurrencies. It seems there is no middle ground in this regard, although nothing has been set in stone yet in most parts of the world. Over in Ukraine, the parliament seems to be open-minded when it comes to Bitcoin and altcoins. A new law has been drafted there which would legalize cryptocurrency, just like Japan has done. …
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Another Ukrainian Accounting Software Firm Gets Hacked to Distribute Malware

Multiple companies in Ukraine are preparing for yet another major ransomware outbreak. Earlier this year, the WannaCry and NotPetya outbreaks caused a lot of damage. Both malware types were successfully distributed in the form of a popular accounting software update file, which had the ransomware payload attached to it. Authorities are on high alert now that another accounting software maker has been compromised. Another Cyberattack may be Brewing in Ukraine It …
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