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world bank refuses to help el salvador make bitcoin legal tender citing environmental and transparency issues

World Bank Refuses to Help El Salvador Make Bitcoin Legal Tender Citing Environmental and Transparency IssuesWorld Bank Refuses to Help El Salvador Make Bitcoin Legal Tender Citing Environmental and Transparency Issues



The World Bank has refused to provide technical assistance to El Salvador in implementing bitcoin as legal tender. The bank cited bitcoin’s “environmental and transparency shortcomings” as the reason. World