Making Bitcoin legal tender is Mexico will be ‘an uphill battle,’ says Ricardo Salinas

During the Bitcoin 2022 Conference in Miami, Florida, Cointelegraph caught up with Ricardo Salinas, the founder and chairman at Grupo Salinas, in an exclusive sit-down interview. As an early Bitcoin (BTC) adopter, since its $200 days, Salinas has experienced first-hand the highs and lows of the market, and learned a thing or two along the […]

Honduras Economic Zone Accepts Bitcoin As Legal Tender – What Now, Central Bank?

A special economic zone on a tourist-oriented island off the coast of Honduras has recognized bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as legal tender, zone officials announced Friday. While the country’s central bank recently denied reports that it was considering making bitcoin its de facto currency, a scenic jurisdiction called Próspera on the island of Roatán stated […]

Honduran Special Economic Zone Adopts Bitcoin as Legal Tender

The Honduran Special Economic Zone has adopted bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as legal tender for the Honduras Prospera. The Honduras Prospera is an economic zone established in 2020 as a means to encourage investment. Honduras Prospera has autonomy on fiscal, budgetary, and administrative issues for the economic zones. This autonomy gives it the ability to […]