Working Group: Education
Government Body: National Assembly of Belarus
Key Issue: Regulation of Digital Assets/Taxation
Type of Action: Law
Status: In Force
Next Steps: N/A
Summary: The decree n°8 of December 21, 2017, entitled "On the Development of the Digital Economy" legalized cryptocurrencies, ICOs, mining operations and smart contracts. Natural persons may store tokens in virtual wallets and exchange tokens for other tokens, Belarusian rubles, foreign currency, or electronic money.
Date: 28 March 2018