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.
Migration and Development Brief reports an update on migration and remittance flows as well as salient policy developments in the area of international migration and development.
The growth of remittances is expected to be stronger during 2013-15.