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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.

ECB Economists Suggest Limiting Access to Digital Euro to Protect Banks
ECB Economists Suggest Limiting Access to Digital Euro to Protect Banks
Greek Police Scramble to Catch Onecoin’s ‘Cryptoqueen’ Ruja Ignatova, Local Media Reports
Greek Police Scramble to Catch Onecoin’s ‘Cryptoqueen’ Ruja Ignatova, Local Media Reports
Iran Amends Regulations to Ease Crypto Miners’ Access to Renewable Energy
Iran Amends Regulations to Ease Crypto Miners’ Access to Renewable Energy
European Banking Authority Concerned About Hiring Talent to Oversee Crypto Space
European Banking Authority Concerned About Hiring Talent to Oversee Crypto Space
Moscow, Karelia, Irkutsk — Study Lists Most Popular Crypto Mining Destinations in Russia
Moscow, Karelia, Irkutsk — Study Lists Most Popular Crypto Mining Destinations in Russia
Russia Gears Up to Regulate NFTs Through Legislative Amendments
Russia Gears Up to Regulate NFTs Through Legislative Amendments
Latvian Artist Threatened With Prison for Money Laundering Through NFTs
Latvian Artist Threatened With Prison for Money Laundering Through NFTs
Credit Cards Should Not Be Used for Crypto Transactions, Taiwan’s Financial Watchdog Says
Credit Cards Should Not Be Used for Crypto Transactions, Taiwan’s Financial Watchdog Says
Ukraine’s New Fiat Restrictions to Boost Popularity of Crypto, Industry Says
Ukraine’s New Fiat Restrictions to Boost Popularity of Crypto, Industry Says
Russia’s Media Censor Roskomnadzor Unblocks Tor Project’s Website
Russia’s Media Censor Roskomnadzor Unblocks Tor Project’s Website
US Withdraws Request to Extradite BTC-e’s Vinnik From France, Lawyer Sees ‘Deceitful Maneuver’
US Withdraws Request to Extradite BTC-e’s Vinnik From France, Lawyer Sees ‘Deceitful Maneuver’
Bank Indonesia Prepares to Issue Digital Rupiah as Legal Tender for Digital Payments
Bank Indonesia Prepares to Issue Digital Rupiah as Legal Tender for Digital Payments
Chinese Tech Giant Tencent to Shut Down NFT Platform Amid Trading Restrictions
Chinese Tech Giant Tencent to Shut Down NFT Platform Amid Trading Restrictions
Thailand’s Oldest Lender Delays Bitkub Exchange Acquisition Amid Tighter Crypto Rules
Thailand’s Oldest Lender Delays Bitkub Exchange Acquisition Amid Tighter Crypto Rules
Masked Men Rob Large Crypto Mining Farm Near Moscow
Masked Men Rob Large Crypto Mining Farm Near Moscow
Trade Republic, Crypto.com Register as Cryptocurrency Operators in Italy
Trade Republic, Crypto.com Register as Cryptocurrency Operators in Italy
Security Service of Ukraine Shuts Down Crypto Mining Farm Near Front Line in Kharkiv
Security Service of Ukraine Shuts Down Crypto Mining Farm Near Front Line in Kharkiv
Digital Token Issued In Russia to Facilitate Investments in Palladium
Digital Token Issued In Russia to Facilitate Investments in Palladium
Sweden Needs Power for More Useful Things Than Bitcoin Mining, Energy Minister Says
Sweden Needs Power for More Useful Things Than Bitcoin Mining, Energy Minister Says
Over Half of This Year’s Financial Pyramids in Russia Involved Crypto, Bank of Russia Finds
Over Half of This Year’s Financial Pyramids in Russia Involved Crypto, Bank of Russia Finds
Vietnam’s Blockchain Industry Faces Shortage of Talent
Vietnam’s Blockchain Industry Faces Shortage of Talent
ECB’s Lagarde, Panetta See Digital Euro as More Efficient Payment Means Than Crypto
ECB’s Lagarde, Panetta See Digital Euro as More Efficient Payment Means Than Crypto
Putin Signs Law Prohibiting Payments With Digital Assets in Russia
Putin Signs Law Prohibiting Payments With Digital Assets in Russia
Russia Considers Jail Time for People Helping Crypto Scammers Launder Proceeds
Russia Considers Jail Time for People Helping Crypto Scammers Launder Proceeds
ECB Calls for Urgent Regulation of Stablecoins and Defi, Won’t Rule Out Bitcoin Mining Ban
ECB Calls for Urgent Regulation of Stablecoins and Defi, Won’t Rule Out Bitcoin Mining Ban
Bank of Russia Says Stablecoins Are Not Suitable for Settlements
Bank of Russia Says Stablecoins Are Not Suitable for Settlements
Russian Blockchain Alternative to SWIFT to Prevent Disconnection of Nations, Banks
Russian Blockchain Alternative to SWIFT to Prevent Disconnection of Nations, Banks
Kazakhstan President Signs Law Increasing Tax Burden for Crypto Miners
Kazakhstan President Signs Law Increasing Tax Burden for Crypto Miners
Hong Kong to Introduce Licensing for Crypto Platforms Through AML Law
Hong Kong to Introduce Licensing for Crypto Platforms Through AML Law
Crypto Payments Are Acceptable in Foreign Trade, Russia’s Financial Watchdog Says
Crypto Payments Are Acceptable in Foreign Trade, Russia’s Financial Watchdog Says
Iranian Power Utility Tavanir Vows Severe Measures Against Unlicensed Crypto Miners
Iranian Power Utility Tavanir Vows Severe Measures Against Unlicensed Crypto Miners
Russia’s Finance Ministry Supports Circulation of Stablecoins in Country
Russia’s Finance Ministry Supports Circulation of Stablecoins in Country
US Asks Japan to Pressure Crypto Exchanges, Miners Working With Russia, Report Unveils
US Asks Japan to Pressure Crypto Exchanges, Miners Working With Russia, Report Unveils
Proposal to Set Up Russian Crypto Exchange Circulated in Moscow
Proposal to Set Up Russian Crypto Exchange Circulated in Moscow
Russian State Duma Adopts Law Banning Payments With Digital Financial Assets
Russian State Duma Adopts Law Banning Payments With Digital Financial Assets
Roskomnadzor Media Watchdog Unblocks Leading Russian Crypto News Outlet
Roskomnadzor Media Watchdog Unblocks Leading Russian Crypto News Outlet
Demand for Hardware Crypto Wallets Increases Amid Currency Restrictions in Russia
Demand for Hardware Crypto Wallets Increases Amid Currency Restrictions in Russia
Crypto Lender Nexo Moves Forward With Plan to Acquire Troubled Rival Vauld
Crypto Lender Nexo Moves Forward With Plan to Acquire Troubled Rival Vauld
Alexander Vinnik Serves Prison Term in France but No Freedom in Sight
Alexander Vinnik Serves Prison Term in France but No Freedom in Sight
Bank of Russia Ready to Legalize Crypto Mining If Miners Sell Minted Coins Abroad
Bank of Russia Ready to Legalize Crypto Mining If Miners Sell Minted Coins Abroad
Russian Media Censor Roskomnadzor Blocks Major Crypto News Website
Russian Media Censor Roskomnadzor Blocks Major Crypto News Website
Tax Agency Starts Checking Crypto Traders in Romania
Tax Agency Starts Checking Crypto Traders in Romania
EU Makes Deal on MiCA Legislation to Regulate Crypto Markets
EU Makes Deal on MiCA Legislation to Regulate Crypto Markets
Financial Companies Report First Deal With Digital Assets Under Russian Law
Financial Companies Report First Deal With Digital Assets Under Russian Law
EU Agreement Reached on Anti-money Laundering Rules for Cryptocurrencies
EU Agreement Reached on Anti-money Laundering Rules for Cryptocurrencies
Russia’s Financial Watchdog Investigates 400 Crypto-Related Cases, Director Tells Putin
Russia’s Financial Watchdog Investigates 400 Crypto-Related Cases, Director Tells Putin
Uzbekistan Presents Registration Requirements for Cryptocurrency Miners
Uzbekistan Presents Registration Requirements for Cryptocurrency Miners
Russian Parliament Adopts Tax Rules for Digital Assets
Russian Parliament Adopts Tax Rules for Digital Assets
Twitter User Accuses Nexo of Embezzlement Through Charity, Crypto Lender Denies Allegations
Twitter User Accuses Nexo of Embezzlement Through Charity, Crypto Lender Denies Allegations
Mining Ban Sparks Negative Reactions From Iran’s Crypto Community
Mining Ban Sparks Negative Reactions From Iran’s Crypto Community