Abkhazia Seizes 6,000 Mining Devices but Fails to Disrupt Crypto Mining

Abkhazia Seizes 6,000 Mining Devices but Fails to Disrupt Crypto MiningAuthorities in Abkhazia have confiscated thousands of mining machines, closing down all large crypto farms, yet they have admittedly failed to put an end to illegal mining operations. The breakaway republic of Georgia has been struggling with power shortages blamed on underground miners. 30,000 Rigs Remain in the Hands of Miners, Government Says In recent […]

Iran Shuts Down More Illegal Crypto Farms, Bringing Total to Over 5,300

Iran Shuts Down More Illegal Crypto Farms, Bringing Total to Over 5,300Authorities in Iran are continuing their crackdown on unauthorized cryptocurrency mining as electricity demand remains high. The country’s power utility company has so far closed down more than 5,300 illegal mining facilities, seizing an enormous amount of coin-minting machines. Power Utility Confiscates More Than 216,000 Mining Units From Unlicensed Miners in Iran Preventing blackouts remains […]

Lukashenko Urges Belarusians to Mine Cryptocurrency Rather Than Pick Strawberries Abroad

Lukashenko Urges Belarusians to Mine Cryptocurrency Rather Than Pick Strawberries AbroadPresident Alexander Lukashenko has advised workers to stay in their home country instead of emigrating to fill low-paid farming jobs in Poland and Germany. The Belarusian leader pointed to an alternative source of income, noting there’s enough electricity in Belarus to power cryptocurrency mining. Lukashenko Calls on Belarusian Workers to Build Mining Farms, Not Work […]

Abkhazia Shuts Down 2 Crypto Farms, Seizes Mining Hardware

Abkhazia Shuts Down 2 Crypto Farms, Seizes Mining HardwareAuthorities in Abkhazia have closed down two crypto mining farms that have been illegally connected to the power grid. The facilities were minting digital coins in violation of a mining ban imposed by the government to mitigate electricity shortages. Over 80 Mining Rigs Confiscated From Crypto Farms in Abkhazia Dozens of mining rigs have been […]

Abkhazia Shuts Down 2 Crypto Farms, Seizes Mining Hardware

Abkhazia Shuts Down 2 Crypto Farms, Seizes Mining HardwareAuthorities in Abkhazia have closed down two crypto mining farms that have been illegally connected to the power grid. The facilities were minting digital coins in violation of a mining ban imposed by the government to mitigate electricity shortages. Over 80 Mining Rigs Confiscated From Crypto Farms in Abkhazia Dozens of mining rigs have been […]

China’s Anhui Province to Shut Down Crypto Farms as Grid Operator Issues Closure Notice, Reports

China’s Anhui Province to Shut Down Crypto Farms as Grid Operator Issues Closure Notice, ReportsAnhui has reportedly become China’s latest region planning to end cryptocurrency mining. The province is going to shut down all mining facilities due to power supply shortages, according to local media. Another source revealed that the state-run network operator has issued a closure notice for bitcoin farms across the country. Anhui to Halt Bitcoin Mining […]

Iran Counts 30 Crypto Mining Farms Licensed to Mint Digital Currencies

Iran Counts 30 Crypto Mining Farms Licensed to Mint Digital CurrenciesIranian authorities have so far authorized 30 facilities for cryptocurrency mining. The crypto mining farms are spread across several regions, including Tehran Province. The government has put out the data amid a crackdown on illegal miners in the country. A Third of Authorized Mining Farms Are Based in Two Provinces The Iranian Ministry of Industries, […]

Abkhazia Shuts Down 8 Crypto Farms Amid Ongoing Crackdown on Mining

Abkhazia Shuts Down 8 Crypto Farms Amid Ongoing Crackdown on MiningAuthorities in Abkhazia, the partially recognized South Caucasus republic, have discovered and closed down eight crypto mining farms in just two weeks. Since the beginning of June, law enforcement agents have disconnected more than 300 mining devices from the grid and fined an operator. Over 300 Mining Rigs Cut Off From Electricity Supply in Abkhazia […]