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CDCROP: Ripple Labs maintains XRP. (Ripple Labs)
Ripple Builds New Partnerships in France and Sweden Despite Crypto Bear Market
Ripple inked deals with Paris-based payment provider for online marketplaces Lemonway and Swedish money transfer provider Xbaht.
CDCROP: Ripple Labs maintains XRP. (Ripple Labs)

Kryptovault's CEO Kjetil Pettersen and the mine's technician overlooking several hundred mining rigs working. (Eliza Gkritsi)
Miners Take Off for The Great – and More Profitable – North
Bitcoin mining in most of Europe is now “impossible” as energy costs soar but miners are increasingly seeking refuge in the northern reaches of Norway and Sweden.
Kryptovault's CEO Kjetil Pettersen and the mine's technician overlooking several hundred mining rigs working. (Eliza Gkritsi)

Earth at night Europe
Central Banks of Israel, Norway and Sweden Team Up to Explore Retail CBDC
Results of the project, run by the Bank for International Settlements, are expected in the first quarter of 2023.
Earth at night Europe

CDCROP: Cecilia Skingsley, deputy governor at Sveriges Riksbank said governments could complicate CBDC interoperability.
Governments May Restrict Foreign Access to Their CBDCs, Riksbank Official Says
Not all countries “play nicely” with each other, complicating how central bank digital currencies will interact with other payment systems, said Cecilia Skingsley, first deputy governor at the Swedish central bank.
CDCROP: Cecilia Skingsley, deputy governor at Sveriges Riksbank said governments could complicate CBDC interoperability.

European Union flags at the European Commission's building in Brussels (Santiago Urquijo/Getty)
Sweden, EU Discussed Bitcoin Proof-of-Work Ban: Report
Documents released by a German site suggest concern about the environmental impact of the crypto mining method.
European Union flags at the European Commission's building in Brussels (Santiago Urquijo/Getty)

Swedish banknotes (Chris J. Ratcliffe/Bloomberg/Getty Images)
Sweden Wants to Test E-Krona Viability for Smart Payments
Trials by Riksbank have shown that offline payments can work using the CBDC, but the central bank is also looking at privacy concerns.
Swedish banknotes (Chris J. Ratcliffe/Bloomberg/Getty Images)

A hydro-electric dam (Shutterstock)
Genesis Digital Assets Plans 100% Clean Energy Mining Center in Sweden
The new facility will be powered by a mix of hydro, nuclear and wind energy sources.
A hydro-electric dam (Shutterstock)

Europe at night (Constantine Johnny/Getty Images)
Crypto Advocates Push Back on Sweden’s Call for EU Mining Ban
Regulators are worried renewable energy will be channeled towards crypto mining instead of national grids as EU's energy crisis worsens
Europe at night (Constantine Johnny/Getty Images)

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Norway Considers Backing Swedish Crypto Mining Ban Proposal, Hints Minister
Swedish regulators think crypto mining is impeding the Paris Climate Agreement goals.
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Sweden flag (Shutterstock)
Swedish Financial Watchdog Investigating Two Local Crypto Exchanges
The authority is examining how Safello and Goobit are implementing anti-money laundering rules.
Sweden flag (Shutterstock)