Why launching Bitcoin, Chivo wallet was 'too much of a challenge' for El Salvador President

Why launching Bitcoin, Chivo wallet was 'too much of a challenge' for El Salvador President

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The rollout of Bitcoin as legal tender in El Salvador, was a great moment for the cryptocurrency community worldwide, even as the whole event didn't play out quite as planned. The Central American country's president Nayib Bukele has since taken to Twitter to reassure the citizens that all issues will be fixed very soon while […]
The rollout of Bitcoin as legal tender in El Salvador, was a great moment for the cryptocurrency community worldwide, even as the whole event didn't play out quite as planned. The Central American country's president Nayib Bukele has since taken to Twitter to reassure the citizens that all issues will be fixed very soon while admitting that the whole process was challenging. He said,

"Launching everything in three months was too much of a challenge and we made mistakes, but we are already fixing them and hundreds of thousands of Salvadorans can already use Chivo with no issues."

He did however say that new registrations have been temporarily disabled along with apps downloads for new smartphone models due to technical issues with the Chivo app. Albeit, they "will be enabled until the application has no errors," which should only take a couple of more days, he…
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