Bitcoin Fever Explodes across Japan

Since 1 April 2017 and the introduction of the new bitcoin law, Japan is moving full steam ahead with bitcoin adoption.  Shortly after the law was set in motion, Major Japanese retailers embraced bitcoin payments, namely Bic Camera and Recruit Lifestyle.   Recently, Peach Aviation, a popular Japanese Airline, announced they were to accept bitcoin as payment for flights.  In a statement by Shinichi Inoue, the founder and CEO of Peach “We want to encourage visitors from overseas, and the revitalization of Japan’s regions. This is a real first step in partnerships for…

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