Bitcoin recognised as payment method by new Japanese law

After months of debate, the legality of Bitcoins in Japan is finally taking shape, thanks to a new law that went into effect this April 1st which recognizes Bitcoin as a type of payment method, according to local reports. The legislation is one of several efforts made by the government to improve the stance of Bitcoins in Japan following the notorious 2014 collapse of the Mt.Gox exchange which crashed the price of the cryptocurrency. Read the full article on World Casino News here