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El-Salvador Meet On May 16th Discussing Bitcoin Adoption: Nayib Bukele Invitation to 44 Countries

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Qadir Ak is the founder of Coinpedia. He has over a decade of experience writing about technology and has been covering the blockchain and cryptocurrency space since 2010. He has also interviewed a few prominent experts within the cryptocurrency space.

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May 16, 2022

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El-Salvador being the first country to Bitcoin adoption has now conducted a meeting to discuss financial inclusion and benefits of Bitcoin adoption in the countries. The Bitcoin adoption has followed a sequence one after the other, as the first country El-Salvador adopted Bitcoin to its family as legal tender after 12 years of Bitcoin’s introduction.

The second country ‘The central African Republic’, followed the adoption of Bitcoin immediately after 8 months of the first. Whereas now the country Panama is trying to get into the list at the third place if the country’s President signs the Bitcoin bill into law.

The El-Salvador’s President, Nayib Bukele, made an announcement last night inviting about 44 countries to meet on the discussion today, May 16. And also, confirmed the participation of 32 Central Banks and 12 financial authorities, in his tweet. 

Further detailing the meeting he said, the discussion would be on financial inclusion, Banking and unbanked, digital economy, Bitcoin rollout of El-Salvador, and its benefits in the country.  

Nayib Bukele tweeted further about confirming the list of Central Banks attending the meeting: the Central Bank of Sao Tome and Principe, Central Bank of Paraguay, National Bank of Angola, Bank of Ghana, Bank of Namibia, Bank of Uganda, Central Bank of the Republic of Guinea, Central Bank of Madagascar, Bank of the Republic of Haiti, and the Central Bank of Jordan, and many more will be attending the meet. 

Bukele’s next tweet confirmed the few more presents at the meet, National Bank of Rwanda, Nepal Rastra Bank, Sacco Societies Regulatory Authority (SASRA) Kenya, State Bank of Pakistan, Superintendencia General de Entidades Financieras de Costa Rica, and others. 

In addition to this, the Central bankers from Angola, Armenia, Bangladesh, Burundi, Congo, Costa Rica, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, India, Namibia, Sundan, Uganda, Senegal, Zambia, and 25 other developing countries are going to fly to attend the meet held in El-Salvador, Confirmed by Bitcoin Beach’s announcement. 

Immediately after Bukele’s announcement about the meeting, Bitcoin Beach made the following tweet on the Bukele’s announcement by presenting the world map of the countries, that have already adopted Bitcoin, and are interested to be present in the meeting highlighted in its map as shown below.   

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Qadir AK

Qadir Ak is the founder of Coinpedia. He has over a decade of experience writing about technology and has been covering the blockchain and cryptocurrency space since 2010. He has also interviewed a few prominent experts within the cryptocurrency space.

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