Russian International Airlines are considering accepting bitcoin payments such as encryption currency
At present, Russia international airline is to invest 24 million 600 thousand rubles (about 358000 euros) to analyze the potential of encryption currency.
According to a notice of the Russian International Airlines, has increased the use of global currency encryption technology. This technique has many advantages, including no additional cost and fast execution. This is why the company wants to analysis the use of virtual currency and its technical basis block chain.
The airline has plans for the future can use digital currency to pay the ticket, before this, must be on the requirements analysis of cost and risk before December 10, 2017.
Now the company has to get policy support, at the same time, Vladimir Putin and the Russian central bank is also interested in crypto currency.
A few years ago, the Russian bitcoin digital currency policy Ethernet square is not friendly. In 2015 to 2014 the Deputy Treasury Secretary Alexei Moyev wants to ban all encrypted currency transactions. Russia banned encryption currency trading. But by the end of 2016, there were 180 degree turn. The central bank is considering a formal recognition of bitcoin as a means of payment.
The first batch of companies have implemented the reform, a few weeks ago, Russia’s online payment service Chronopay announced bitcoin transactions through the NASDAQ listed company from Russia; Qi Wei has also established a $1 million 700 thousand subsidiary development block chain products.