El Salvador’s Bitcoin Office Gains Saifedean Ammous As Economic Advisor
El Salvador has taken another step toward full bitcoinization as Saifedean Ammous joins the National Bitcoin Office as Economic Advisor.
Bitcoin payment app Strike to expand operations to 65 countries while moving its headquarters to El Salvador
Strike, the payments company focused on bitcoin, is set to extend the reach of its app to over 65 countries, surpassing its current presence limited to the United States and El Salvador
“Mi Primer Bitcoin” Program One Step Closer to Its Goal as Lightning Donations Reach 1 Bitcoin
Mi Primer Bitcoin, a nonprofit program in El Salvador, has gathered more than 1 Bitcoin in donations from its supporters from all across the world, all thanks to bitcoin and the lightning network.
President of El Salvador Enacts Legislation Removing Taxes on Technological Innovations
The El Salvadoran president has recently signed into law the complete elimination of taxes on technology innovations.
Why 2023 Will Be Great For Bitcoin
An interesting year is ending and an interesting year is ahead of us. Let’s take a look back, reflect, and perhaps place some bets on the future? Whether you enjoyed 2022 or not, you should’ve been entertained at least. As Bitcoiners, the political drama in the clown world bothers us little. We just see opportunity […]
Mi Primer Bitcoin: 10,000 Students Received Diplomas In 2022
This article was originally published by Mi Primer Bitcoin on medium.com Mi Primer Bitcoin (My First Bitcoin) has grown so aggressively this year that it’s almost hard to believe sometimes. When the year 2022 began, we were proud of teaching 400 students in all of 2021 — all via a 90-minute introduction class. Now, there […]
Max Keiser Wants To ‘Hide’ 10 Bitcoins In El Salvador
Bitcoin advocate Max Keiser is considering to hide 10 Bitcoin “somewhere in El Salvador” to sponsor a public treasure hunt. If the stunt would go viral, even more ‘bitcoin tourists’ could potentially visit the Bitcoin country. Forget hunger games, here come the prosperity games. Prosperity and property instead of misery and communism. Surely, finding one […]
Max Keiser And ‘Adopting Bitcoin’ Back In El Salvador
El Salvador will be once again venue of choice for ‘Adopting Bitcoin‘. From November 15th to 17th the conference will gather international speakers, experts, business and the local bitcoin community. Max Keiser, bitcoin advocate since 2011 is confirmed as a headline speaker. Keiser who has setup a venture fund in El Salvador has long been […]
95% Of Salvadorans Approve President Bukele’s Security Measures
A recent survey revealed that 95% of the population rate the government’s management in security matters as positive. 91% agree with the measures taken against gang members. The latest poll was conducted by CID Gallup, a company with more than 45 years of experience in consulting, business intelligence, data collection, and analysis for market, social, […]
Morgan Stanley Bullish On El Salvador Bonds
Morgan Stanley has made public that El Salvador’s debt has been “excessively punished” by the markets as it’s trading at a 70% discount from the last top. The bonds could rebound 44 cents on the dollar by the end of this year. Morgan Stanley, a global leader in financial services, has recently shared that it’s […]