Eurasia / Tech

Kazakhstan: President pins week-long cyberattacks on foreign-based plotters

Eurasianet October 3, 2022

Tokayev says their intention is to derail his political reform agenda.

Regime’s response to Iran protests strands digital economy in social media ‘desert’

bne IntelIiNews September 29, 2022

Cutting off Instagram has put around 400,000 businesses “at risk of annihilation”, says analyst.

Crypto finds its wings amid hard times in Mongolia

Antonio Graceffo in Ulaanbaatar August 26, 2022

Country boasts a dozen cryptocurrency exchanges and more than 40 Mongolian virtual coins including the Inflation Hedging Coin, or IHC.

EVs in Uzbekistan bring problems and prospects

Muzaffar Ismailov in Tashkent July 28, 2022

Number of imports up dramatically, but most market players doing little by way of providing electric vehicle servicing and infrastructure. That needs to change.

IMM Investment-backed farming IT firm to launch smart farming in Mongolia

bne IntelliNews July 7, 2022

PlanTFarm will create and operate indoor vertical farms to grow fresh vegetables in Mongolia after Ukraine war highlighted the importance of food self-sufficiency.