Sep 6, 2021 • 1HR 15M

Bitcoin in El Salvador: future boom or utter bust?

Ahead of the countries move to implement BTC as legal currency, we take a look at the possibilities for the Central American country

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Joshua Collins
Original journalism on Latin America, from discussion on current events to deeply human narratives, to crime and drugs
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Is Bitcoin a good move for El Salvador? The country is courting a boom with BTC set to become legal tender this week. We speak with an activist/journalist John Dennehy and skeptic Mat Youkee, journalist for the Guardian, on what the future may hold