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Lubomir Tassev

Lubomir Tassev is a journalist from tech-savvy Eastern Europe who likes Hitchens’s quote: “Being a writer is what I am, rather than what I do.” Besides crypto, blockchain and fintech, international politics and economics are two other sources of inspiration.

Estonia Considers Revoking Crypto Licenses as Government Mulls Tougher Regulations
Estonia Considers Revoking Crypto Licenses as Government Mulls Tougher Regulations
Putin: Still Early but Crypto Can Be Used for Oil Trade Settlements, Store of Value
Putin: Still Early but Crypto Can Be Used for Oil Trade Settlements, Store of Value
G7 Finance Ministers and Bankers Adopt Guidelines for Central Bank Digital Currencies
G7 Finance Ministers and Bankers Adopt Guidelines for Central Bank Digital Currencies
Demand for Crypto Experts in India Hikes Remuneration, Vacancies Spike
Demand for Crypto Experts in India Hikes Remuneration, Vacancies Spike
Moscow Not Planning to Ban Russians From Buying Crypto Abroad
Moscow Not Planning to Ban Russians From Buying Crypto Abroad
Investors Lost $10,000 on Average to Russian Crypto Pyramid Finiko, Poll Reveals
Investors Lost $10,000 on Average to Russian Crypto Pyramid Finiko, Poll Reveals
Major Turkish Crypto Exchange Coinzo Shuts Down
Major Turkish Crypto Exchange Coinzo Shuts Down
Bitmain Will Not Ship Crypto Mining Equipment to China
Bitmain Will Not Ship Crypto Mining Equipment to China
Sri Lanka’s E-commerce Platform Kapruka to Introduce Crypto Payments
Sri Lanka’s E-commerce Platform Kapruka to Introduce Crypto Payments
Court Ruling Threatens 17 Crypto Exchanges in Russia
Court Ruling Threatens 17 Crypto Exchanges in Russia
Sri Lanka Appoints Committee to Draft Digital Currency Policy, Seeks Crypto Investments
Sri Lanka Appoints Committee to Draft Digital Currency Policy, Seeks Crypto Investments
Abkhazia Extends Internet Restrictions for Cryptocurrency Miners
Abkhazia Extends Internet Restrictions for Cryptocurrency Miners
Russian Parliament to Consider Restrictions for Non-Qualified Crypto Investors
Russian Parliament to Consider Restrictions for Non-Qualified Crypto Investors
Georgia to Pilot Digital Currency in Retail Commerce Next Year
Georgia to Pilot Digital Currency in Retail Commerce Next Year
Lawmakers in Kazakhstan Propose Registration for Crypto Farms, Higher Electricity Rate for Miners
Lawmakers in Kazakhstan Propose Registration for Crypto Farms, Higher Electricity Rate for Miners
Ukraine President Zelensky Returns Law ‘On Virtual Assets’ to Parliament
Ukraine President Zelensky Returns Law ‘On Virtual Assets’ to Parliament
IMF Head Says Central Bank Digital Currencies Are Reliable, Hard to Think of Bitcoin as Money
IMF Head Says Central Bank Digital Currencies Are Reliable, Hard to Think of Bitcoin as Money
Russia, US in Top 3 for Crypto-Related Threats, Cybersecurity Report Unveils
Russia, US in Top 3 for Crypto-Related Threats, Cybersecurity Report Unveils
Laos to Study Digital Currency With Help From Japanese Fintech, Report Reveals
Laos to Study Digital Currency With Help From Japanese Fintech, Report Reveals
Kyrgyzstan Raises Electricity Rates for Cryptocurrency Miners
Kyrgyzstan Raises Electricity Rates for Cryptocurrency Miners
Crypto Miners Blamed for Power Supply Deficit in Kazakhstan, Government Mulls Restrictions
Crypto Miners Blamed for Power Supply Deficit in Kazakhstan, Government Mulls Restrictions
Uzbekistan Warns Citizens to Avoid Unlicensed Cryptocurrency Exchanges
Uzbekistan Warns Citizens to Avoid Unlicensed Cryptocurrency Exchanges
Tehran Stock Exchange Head Resigns Over Mining Rigs Found at Organization’s Office
Tehran Stock Exchange Head Resigns Over Mining Rigs Found at Organization’s Office
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Seeks Public Opinion on Central Bank Digital Currency
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Seeks Public Opinion on Central Bank Digital Currency
Crypto Exchange Bitbay Passes Audit Under Estonia’s Tougher New Regulations
Crypto Exchange Bitbay Passes Audit Under Estonia’s Tougher New Regulations
Russian Post to Employ Blockchain Technology in Parcel Tracking
Russian Post to Employ Blockchain Technology in Parcel Tracking
Thailand to Develop ‘Cryptourism,’ Considers Issuing Utility Token
Thailand to Develop ‘Cryptourism,’ Considers Issuing Utility Token
Central Bank of Ukraine Seeks to Hire Blockchain Developer
Central Bank of Ukraine Seeks to Hire Blockchain Developer
Law Enforcement in Russia’s Samara Region Investigates 8 Cases of Fraud Related to Finiko
Law Enforcement in Russia’s Samara Region Investigates 8 Cases of Fraud Related to Finiko
Suex Founder Loses Top Job Over US Sanctions, Major Exchange, Payment Provider Implicated
Suex Founder Loses Top Job Over US Sanctions, Major Exchange, Payment Provider Implicated
Abkhazia Seizes 6,000 Mining Devices but Fails to Disrupt Crypto Mining
Abkhazia Seizes 6,000 Mining Devices but Fails to Disrupt Crypto Mining
Indonesia Will Not Ban Cryptocurrencies Like China, Minister Says as Crypto Trade Soars
Indonesia Will Not Ban Cryptocurrencies Like China, Minister Says as Crypto Trade Soars
Court Extends Detention of Finiko Pyramid Founder Doronin and His Right-Hand Man
Court Extends Detention of Finiko Pyramid Founder Doronin and His Right-Hand Man
10 Crypto Exchanges File for Registration With Korean Regulators Ahead of Deadline
10 Crypto Exchanges File for Registration With Korean Regulators Ahead of Deadline
Bank of Russia Lists Crypto Companies Among Financial Pyramids
Bank of Russia Lists Crypto Companies Among Financial Pyramids
Blacklisted Suex Addresses Received Over $900 Million in Crypto, Report Reveals
Blacklisted Suex Addresses Received Over $900 Million in Crypto, Report Reveals
Central Bank of Ukraine Supports Crypto Industry, Fears Cryptocurrency
Central Bank of Ukraine Supports Crypto Industry, Fears Cryptocurrency
US Sanctions Russian Crypto Broker Suex for Laundering Millions in Illicit Funds
US Sanctions Russian Crypto Broker Suex for Laundering Millions in Illicit Funds
Iranian Lawmakers Oppose Crypto Restrictions, Call for Supportive Regulations
Iranian Lawmakers Oppose Crypto Restrictions, Call for Supportive Regulations
Poland Confirms Arrest of Former Wex Exchange Executive in Warsaw
Poland Confirms Arrest of Former Wex Exchange Executive in Warsaw
Russian Court Confirms Arrest Warrants for 3 Finiko Founders
Russian Court Confirms Arrest Warrants for 3 Finiko Founders
Ex-Head оf Wex Crypto Exchange Reportedly Arrested in Poland, Faces Extradition to Kazakhstan
Ex-Head оf Wex Crypto Exchange Reportedly Arrested in Poland, Faces Extradition to Kazakhstan
Ukraine Officials Fail to Account for Millions in Declared Crypto Assets
Ukraine Officials Fail to Account for Millions in Declared Crypto Assets
Bank of Russia to ‘Slow Down’ Payments to Crypto Exchanges, Curb Russians’ Impulsive Investments
Bank of Russia to ‘Slow Down’ Payments to Crypto Exchanges, Curb Russians’ Impulsive Investments
Survey: 1 in 10 Irish Investors, Quarter of Young People Hold Cryptocurrencies
Survey: 1 in 10 Irish Investors, Quarter of Young People Hold Cryptocurrencies
Central Bank of Turkey Expands Research, Prepares to Test Digital Lira on New Platform
Central Bank of Turkey Expands Research, Prepares to Test Digital Lira on New Platform
China’s Hebei Province Begins Crackdown on Crypto Mining and Trading, Reports Reveal
China’s Hebei Province Begins Crackdown on Crypto Mining and Trading, Reports Reveal
Bitcoin Will Not Become Legal Tender in Uzbekistan, Central Bank Official Insists
Bitcoin Will Not Become Legal Tender in Uzbekistan, Central Bank Official Insists
Digital Ruble to Help Curb Use of ‘Money Surrogates,’ Russia Says in Financial Strategy Document
Digital Ruble to Help Curb Use of ‘Money Surrogates,’ Russia Says in Financial Strategy Document
Bank of Russia Recommends Banks to Block Cards, Wallets Used to Transact With Crypto Exchangers
Bank of Russia Recommends Banks to Block Cards, Wallets Used to Transact With Crypto Exchangers