Iran

Iran’s President Asks Gov’t to Plan National Crypto Mining Strategy

Iran’s president has tasked officials at the central bank and ministries of energy, communications and IT with drafting plans f...

Iran Ditches Rial in Hyperinflation Crisis — Bitcoin Demand Rises

Ravaged by crippling hyperinflation, Iran’s Parliament has sanctioned the redenomination of its fiat — the rial — by replacing ...

Chainalysis’ Crypto Crime Intelligence Briefs Cast Spotlight on North Korea and Iran

New York-based blockchain intelligence firm Chainalysis has launched a new initiative to shed more light on the scope of its la...

Iranian Authorizes Issue License for 6000-Rig Crypto Farm

Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade granted a license for cryptocurrency mining company iMiner to operate in the countr...

Unofficial Iranian Telegram Applications Leak Data of 42M Users

While Telegram isn’t giving up its ongoing legal battle with United States regulators to launch its TON blockchain project, som...

Iranian General Calls for use of Crypto to Evade Sanctions

This week an Iranian general called for a unique way to bypass the sanctions on his country enforced by the United States.  Sae...
February 27, 2020
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Iranian Authorities Have Issued 1,000 Licenses for Cryptocurrency Mining

Iran’s Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade has issued over 1,000 cryptocurrency mining licenses to domestic operations. Ac...

Is Bitcoin a Safe Haven for Your Money?

In the summer of 2019, the 10-year minus 3-month yield curve inverted for the first time in 13 years. During the time of the in...

Is Central Asia the New Safe Haven for Crypto Mining Amid Iran-US Crisis?

Recently, the cryptocurrency mining community has been shaken with rumors of Chinese miners leaving Iran — where crypto mining ...

Crypto Community Eyes US–Iran Crisis As Tensions Flare

For one week, the Iran–United States military crisis gripped the crypto community. It began on Jan. 3 with a U.S. drone strike ...
January 15, 2020
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