Tag: francis suarez

Mar 24 2021

World’s Biggest Bitcoin Conference Moving From LA to Miami, Mayor Wants to Make the City Bitcoin Hub

Mayor Francis Suarez has been taking huge initiatives to promote Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto innovation in the city. In the latest development, Suarez has been successful in convincing organizers of the Bitcoin 2021...

Feb 17 2021

Dubai’s IBC Group Pledges $4.8 Billion Worth of BTC Backing Miami 2.0 Blockchain Strategy

Miami city's ambition to bring Bitcoin into its financial ecosystem is set to get additional wings to its plans. In the latest development, Dubai's private equity investment firm IBC Group has pledged 100,000 Bitcoins...

Feb 16 2021

Miami Okays Using Bitcoin for Workers’ Salaries

In a first of its kind in the United States, the city of Miami, a metropolis located in southeastern Florida, has passed a resolution that would enable municipal workers to get paid in Bitcoin. Francis Suarez, the mayor of Miami, made this known via an official tweet. He expressed gratitude to the Miami Commission for backing his...

Feb 12 2021

Mayor’s Proposal To Integrate Bitcoin Into Miami’s Operations Receives Approval

Feb 12 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  francis suarez miami regulation

In a Twitter video posted late last night, Miami Mayor Francis Suarez announced that city commissioners have supported his resolution to explore letting residents pay city fees or property taxes in bitcoin, allowing city employees to receive compensation in bitcoin and giving Miami the opportunity to invest in bitcoin....

Mayor’s Proposal To Integrate Bitcoin Into Miami’s Operations Receives Approval

Feb 12 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business francis suarez miami

A proposal from Miami’s Mayor Suarez to integrate bitcoin into city operations has received support from city commissioners.According to research by Coinbase, more people in the...

Miami Commissioners Reject Mayor’s Push to OK Crypto Use, Vote to Study It First: Report

Feb 12 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  cryptocurrency francis suarez miami news

The city will seek a vendor to help City Hall pay all or part of its employees' salaries in bitcoin. Residents would also have the option of using cryptocurrency to pay for city services.

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