— Nayib Bukele 🇸🇻 (@nayibbukele) September 28, 2021
- The video showed workers from state-owned geothermal electric company LaGeo connecting mining rigs and a large shipping container inscribed with “Government of El Salvador.”
- Earlier in June, El Salvador approved a bill making bitcoin legal tender. This was implemented in September.
- Residents use a government sanctioned digital wallet called Chivo to store and make payments in BTC. To date, there are over 2.2 million Chivo users compared to the 1.8 million traditional bank accounts.