Amitoj Singh

Amitoj Singh

Amitoj Singh is a CoinDesk reporter focusing on regulation and the politics shaping the future of finance. He also presents shows for CoinDesk TV on occasion. He has previously contributed to various news organizations such as CNN, Al Jazeera, Business Insider and SBS Australia. Previously, he was Principal Anchor and News Editor at NDTV (New Delhi Television Ltd.), the go-to news network for Indians globally. Amitoj owns a marginal amount of Bitcoin and Ether below CoinDesk's disclosure threshold of $1,000.

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Nirmala Sitharaman, India's finance minister (Narayan/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
First Mover Asia: Signs Point Upward for Crypto in India and South Korea; Bitcoin and Ether Soar on US Executive Order
India's finance minister says the country will launch a central bank digital currency sooner than she'd previously indicated; cryptos rise as investors view the Biden administ...
Nirmala Sitharaman, India's finance minister (Narayan/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Residents of Irpin flee heavy fighting via a destroyed bridge as Russian forces entered the city on March 7, 2022. (Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
Ukraine Has Received Close to $100M in Crypto Donations
Ukraine's president "shares our vision" that the use of crypto could be an "economic breakthrough," according to the country's deputy minister at the Ministry of Digital Trans...
Residents of Irpin flee heavy fighting via a destroyed bridge as Russian forces entered the city on March 7, 2022. (Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
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Dubai Adopts Initial Crypto Law, Establishes Independent Authority for Oversight
"The future belongs to whoever designs it," tweeted Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
Dubai (David Rodrigo/Unsplash)
MetaSikhs (courtesy Amar Bedi)
A New NFT Grouping Is Born: Minorities Promoting Their Cultures
Jews, turbaned male Sikhs, and hijab-wearing women are the first to explore digital extensions of their identities.
MetaSikhs (courtesy Amar Bedi)
Ukrainian flag patch affixed to flak vest in Odessa, Ukraine. (Scott Peterson/Getty Images)
Ukraine Is Buying Bulletproof Vests and Night-Vision Goggles Using Crypto
Some of the military suppliers to Ukraine have crypto accounts, said the Ukraine government.
Ukrainian flag patch affixed to flak vest in Odessa, Ukraine. (Scott Peterson/Getty Images)
Ukraine flags  (Lucy Shires/Getty Images)
First Mover Asia: China to Widen Test of Digital Yuan as Russia Invasion Spotlights Crypto’s Potential Role; Cryptos Decline
The country is close to approving trials of the central bank digital currency in a number of cities and regions; bitcoin and ether drop as risk-on appetite fades.
Ukraine flags  (Lucy Shires/Getty Images)
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Ukraine's Defense Ministry Decides Where Crypto Funds Are Spent
The government's crypto fund has received donations worth $16.8 million.
Map of Eastern European countries
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Ukraine Lawyer Says Country Has Received Numerous Russian Wallet Addresses for Crypto 'Blacklist'
Ukraine also promised a reward for the information, but the exact amount will depend on how much is used for the military resistance.
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Indian Supreme Court, New Delhi (iMetal21/Shutterstock)
India's Top Court Queries Government on Crypto, but May Not Expect a Response
The question was asked during a bail hearing, and a court order didn't say it needed an answer.
Indian Supreme Court, New Delhi (iMetal21/Shutterstock)
Russia Starts Large-Scale Attack On Ukraine (Anastasia Vlasova/Getty Images)
Ukraine Asks Exchanges to Freeze Russian, Belarusian Crypto Accounts
Binance and Kraken won't freeze accounts for now, while DMarket will.
Russia Starts Large-Scale Attack On Ukraine (Anastasia Vlasova/Getty Images)