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Kosovo bans cryptocurrency mining to curb electricity shortage after blackout protests

Kosovo has banned the mining of cryptocurrencies to curb electricity use as it grapples with an energy crisis caused by soaring global prices. The government says security services will identify and clamp down on sources of cryptocurrency mining. The mining is energy intensive and involves verifying digital transactions to get cryptocurrencies as a reward. While […]

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Kosovo to rent 300 prison cells to Denmark to ease overcrowding

Kosovo has agreed to rent 300 prison cells to Denmark to ease overcrowding in the Scandinavian country’s jails. Denmark will pay an annual fee of €15 million for an initial period of five years, and will also help fund green energy in the country. The rented cells are meant to house convicted criminals from non-EU […]