The Netherlands and Japan will limit the supply of processors and equipment for their production to China – a tripartite agreement has been reached with the USA

According to Bloomberg sources in the administration of President Joe Biden, the United States has reached an agreement with the Netherlands and Japan to limit the export…

OpenAI blocked ChatGPT in Ukraine in order “not to violate the sanctions that have been applied to the annexed Crimea/LDNR since 2014”

OpenAI, the developer of ChatGPT, has blocked access to its text-based chatbot AI for Ukrainians. According to the company, this was done due to sanctions, which also…

Chip imports to China last year fell for the first time in 18 years

Chip shipments to China fell in 2022 for the first time in nearly two decades. Imports of microchips fell 15% last year to 538.4 billion units from…

In Russia, they admitted that they sell oil well below the “ceiling price”

Russian oil fell in price almost one and a half times over the year. They don’t even give $60 for a barrel of Russian oil / photo…

Huawei to grant 5G license to its rival Oppo – due to US sanctions that force the Chinese giant to look for new sources of income

Huawei and Oppo, the world’s fourth-largest smartphone maker, have signed a “patent cross-licensing” agreement covering key patents for the cellular standard, including 5G. Huawei has a huge…

'Within a few weeks': Von der Leyen announces imminent deal on Russian oil embargo

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said that the adoption of an agreement on an embargo on Russian oil by the EU is a matter of…

Hungary declares state of emergency due to Russia's war against Ukraine

In Hungary, from 00:00 on Wednesday, May 25, a state of emergency is introduced. Prime Minister Viktor Orban explained this decision as a threat due to the…

"Like new": in Russia, MTS began selling used smartphones

The Russian mobile operator “MTS” has started selling used mobile phones as part of the “Like new” campaign. So far, only residents of Moscow can use this…

Three months of full-scale war: Yermak told what Ukraine needs to liberate its territories

Russia has not achieved its goals in a full-scale war against Ukraine, which has been going on for three months. At the same time, in order to…

In the UK, a criminal case was opened against an oligarch close to Putin – media

Former Russian minister and co-owner of Alfa-Bank Pyotr Aven was suspected of violating sanctions. A criminal case was allegedly opened against Russian businessman Pyotr Aven , who…

Zelensky: "Sanctions against Russia should have been introduced earlier"

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky delivered a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The speech of the head of state was devoted to the situation…

"Do not expect fatal shots": Zelensky urged the West to increase pressure on the Russian Federation

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, called on the West to impose an embargo on Russian oil, to block Russian…

The property of collaborators in Ukraine will be nationalized: Zelensky signed amendments to the law on sanctions

Clear criteria are defined by which a person can be classified as one of those who are subject to such a sanction. President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky…

Google, following Apple, restricts users of its services. What is the danger of such sanctions?

Google, following Apple, restricts users of its services. What is the danger of such sanctions? / Information security, Laws, Programs, software, sites / iXBT Live

"Friday 13": the Kremlin gave an "apocalyptic" forecast and intimidated by wars and famine due to sanctions

The Kremlin is trying to intimidate its opponents by saying that sanctions against the Russian Federation can lead to almost “apocalyptic” consequences. Thus, Russia desperately wants to…

UK imposes sanctions against relatives of Putin and Kabaeva

Britain has imposed sanctions against relatives of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Alina Kabaeva. The current sanctions have also taken their toll on Putin’s financial network. Official…

"Friday the 13th": the Kremlin gave an "apocalyptic" forecast and intimidated by wars and famine due to sanctions

The Kremlin is trying to intimidate its opponents by saying that sanctions against the Russian Federation can lead to almost “apocalyptic” consequences. Thus, Russia desperately wants to…

Apple continues to impose sanctions on Russians. How do I pay for purchases in the App Store now?

Apple continues to impose sanctions on Russians. How do I pay for purchases in the App Store now? / Information security, Laws, Programs, software, sites / iXBT…

33% of action plan to tighten sanctions against Russia implemented – Yermak

The head of the Office of the President of Ukraine, Andriy Yermak, announced that 33% of the action plan, which provides for increased sanctions against Russia, has…

Japan froze assets of Russian Sberbank and Alfa-Bank

The Japanese government has decided to freeze the assets of Russia’s largest bank, Sberbank, as well as the largest private bank, Alfa-Bank, for Russia’s aggression against Ukraine….

The EU proposes to recognize the circumvention of sanctions against Russia as a crime: who will benefit from this

The European Commission will present a legal initiative in two weeks to make it a crime to evade the implementation of EU sanctions against Russia. Such a…

Siemens leaves the Russian market due to the war in Ukraine

The German concern Siemens will leave the Russian market due to the full-scale invasion of the Russian Federation into Ukraine. Siemens has already begun the process of…

The yacht of another Russian oligarch was detained in the German port: it can be sold in favor of Ukraine

The cost of the yacht of the pro-Kremlin billionaire Akhmedov is estimated at 400 million euros. The Federal Criminal Police Office of Germany has arrested the 115-meter…

"To make it difficult for Russia to finance the war": Zelensky commented on the Energy Sanctions Roadmap

An ad hoc group of international experts chaired by Michael McFaul, Director of the Freeman-Spogli Institute for International Studies, and Andriy Yermak, Head of the Office of…

"The aggressor must receive the greatest damage from aggression": Zelensky named three tools to end the war

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said that for the speedy liberation of the territory of the state from Russian occupiers, three tools are needed: weapons, sanctions and…