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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.

Uzbekistan Approves Rules for Issuance and Circulation of Crypto Assets
Uzbekistan Approves Rules for Issuance and Circulation of Crypto Assets
BNB Chain-Based Defi Protocol Ankr Suffers Major Exploit
BNB Chain-Based Defi Protocol Ankr Suffers Major Exploit
Italy Wants to Tax Crypto Gains at 26% From 2023
Italy Wants to Tax Crypto Gains at 26% From 2023
Russian Billionaire and Crypto Businessman Dies in Helicopter Crash in France
Russian Billionaire and Crypto Businessman Dies in Helicopter Crash in France
National Bank of Ukraine Unveils E-hryvnia Concept
National Bank of Ukraine Unveils E-hryvnia Concept
Manitoba Halts New Crypto Mining Projects Due to Expected High Energy Demand
Manitoba Halts New Crypto Mining Projects Due to Expected High Energy Demand
Crypto Exchange Bitfront Shuts Down Amid Industry Challenges
Crypto Exchange Bitfront Shuts Down Amid Industry Challenges
New York Mayor Supportive of Mining Restrictions but Maintains Crypto Hub Objective
New York Mayor Supportive of Mining Restrictions but Maintains Crypto Hub Objective
Putin Calls for International Settlements Based on Blockchain and Digital Currencies
Putin Calls for International Settlements Based on Blockchain and Digital Currencies
Bitcoin and Ether Are Not Securities in Belgium, Financial Regulator Clarifies
Bitcoin and Ether Are Not Securities in Belgium, Financial Regulator Clarifies
10,000 Bitcoin Withdrawn From Wallet of Defunct Crypto Exchange Wex, Former BTC-e
10,000 Bitcoin Withdrawn From Wallet of Defunct Crypto Exchange Wex, Former BTC-e
Turkey Investigates Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried for Fraud, Seizes Assets
Turkey Investigates Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried for Fraud, Seizes Assets
Russia Prepares to Create Government-Controlled Crypto Exchange
Russia Prepares to Create Government-Controlled Crypto Exchange
New York Governor Signs Law Partially Banning Bitcoin Mining on Fossil Fuels
New York Governor Signs Law Partially Banning Bitcoin Mining on Fossil Fuels
Estonia, US Arrest 2 Suspects in $575 Million Crypto Fraud Scheme
Estonia, US Arrest 2 Suspects in $575 Million Crypto Fraud Scheme
Bahamas Property Worth $121 Million Acquired by FTX, SBF’s Parents, Report Unveils
Bahamas Property Worth $121 Million Acquired by FTX, SBF’s Parents, Report Unveils
Uzbekistan Licenses 2 Crypto Exchange Service Providers
Uzbekistan Licenses 2 Crypto Exchange Service Providers
New Council at Ukraine’s Securities Watchdog to Draft Crypto Taxation Regulations
New Council at Ukraine’s Securities Watchdog to Draft Crypto Taxation Regulations
Crypto Exchange FTX Fires 3 Top Executives, Report Reveals
Crypto Exchange FTX Fires 3 Top Executives, Report Reveals
Amendments to Russia’s Digital Asset Law Aim to Allow Mining, Ban Crypto Exchange and Ads
Amendments to Russia’s Digital Asset Law Aim to Allow Mining, Ban Crypto Exchange and Ads
Albanian Court Approves Extradition of Crypto Exchange Thodex Founder to Turkey
Albanian Court Approves Extradition of Crypto Exchange Thodex Founder to Turkey
Co-Founder of Russia’s Largest Crypto Pyramid Finiko Arrested in UAE
Co-Founder of Russia’s Largest Crypto Pyramid Finiko Arrested in UAE
Regulator Halts Trading of FTX Tokens in Indonesia
Regulator Halts Trading of FTX Tokens in Indonesia
Russia and Cuba Eye Cryptocurrencies for Settlements Amid Sanctions
Russia and Cuba Eye Cryptocurrencies for Settlements Amid Sanctions
Australia Suspends Financial Services License of Local FTX Entity
Australia Suspends Financial Services License of Local FTX Entity
Turkey’s Financial Intelligence Unit Launches Investigation Into FTX Collapse
Turkey’s Financial Intelligence Unit Launches Investigation Into FTX Collapse
Ukraine’s Deputy Digital Minister Rejects 'FTX-Democrats Narrative'
Ukraine’s Deputy Digital Minister Rejects 'FTX-Democrats Narrative'
Ukraine’s Cyberpolice Expose Members of Crypto Fraud Scheme Making €200 Million a Year
Ukraine’s Cyberpolice Expose Members of Crypto Fraud Scheme Making €200 Million a Year
Bank of Russia Sets Out to Regulate Digital Asset Taxation, Exchange, Still Opposed to Crypto
Bank of Russia Sets Out to Regulate Digital Asset Taxation, Exchange, Still Opposed to Crypto
From Mercedes F1 to Miami Heat, Sports Teams Suspend FTX Sponsorships
From Mercedes F1 to Miami Heat, Sports Teams Suspend FTX Sponsorships
Russia’s Digital Ruble Integrated Into Banking App
Russia’s Digital Ruble Integrated Into Banking App
Brussels Set to Begin Talks on EU Crypto Tax, Report Reveals
Brussels Set to Begin Talks on EU Crypto Tax, Report Reveals
Russian IT Firms Lobby for Crypto Payments in Software Exports
Russian IT Firms Lobby for Crypto Payments in Software Exports
Indonesia to Change Crypto Regulators as Part of Plan for Stricter Oversight
Indonesia to Change Crypto Regulators as Part of Plan for Stricter Oversight
Russia and Turkey to Collaborate on Combating Crime-Related Crypto Transactions
Russia and Turkey to Collaborate on Combating Crime-Related Crypto Transactions
Brussels to Put Out Digital Euro Law Shortly, ECB’s Lagarde Says
Brussels to Put Out Digital Euro Law Shortly, ECB’s Lagarde Says
Cryptocurrencies Affect Central Bank Tasks, Dutch Monetary Authority Says, Urges Global Regulation
Cryptocurrencies Affect Central Bank Tasks, Dutch Monetary Authority Says, Urges Global Regulation
Bank of Russia Suggests Tax Cuts for Long-Term Digital Asset Holders
Bank of Russia Suggests Tax Cuts for Long-Term Digital Asset Holders
Lebanese Mint, Keep, Spend Crypto Amid Crisis, Report Unveils
Lebanese Mint, Keep, Spend Crypto Amid Crisis, Report Unveils
Vietnam Businesses Urge for Blockchain Training of Students and IT Specialists
Vietnam Businesses Urge for Blockchain Training of Students and IT Specialists
Crypto Exchange Bybit Does Not Plan to Sanction Russian Users Despite MAS Call, Report
Crypto Exchange Bybit Does Not Plan to Sanction Russian Users Despite MAS Call, Report
Formula One Team Haas F1 to Mint Branded NFTs With Opensea
Formula One Team Haas F1 to Mint Branded NFTs With Opensea
Uzbekistan Unblocks Popular Russian Crypto Exchange Aggregator
Uzbekistan Unblocks Popular Russian Crypto Exchange Aggregator
Swiss Financial Watchdog Releases Revised AML Ordinance, Clarifies Crypto Requirements
Swiss Financial Watchdog Releases Revised AML Ordinance, Clarifies Crypto Requirements
Natural Gas Price Hike Hits Crypto Miners in Iran
Natural Gas Price Hike Hits Crypto Miners in Iran
Crypto Exchanges Must Comply With Russia Sanctions, Singapore Central Bank Says
Crypto Exchanges Must Comply With Russia Sanctions, Singapore Central Bank Says
Russia Plans to Allow Mining of Any Cryptocurrency, Lawmaker Unveils
Russia Plans to Allow Mining of Any Cryptocurrency, Lawmaker Unveils
Visa Warms Up Fans With NFT Auction Ahead of Soccer World Cup in Qatar
Visa Warms Up Fans With NFT Auction Ahead of Soccer World Cup in Qatar
Bank of Thailand Needs More Time to Complete and Launch Retail Digital Currency
Bank of Thailand Needs More Time to Complete and Launch Retail Digital Currency
French Lawyer Asks Russian Patriarch to Help Save Alexander Vinnik From ‘Political Trial’ in US
French Lawyer Asks Russian Patriarch to Help Save Alexander Vinnik From ‘Political Trial’ in US