In November, the Japanese company Hinomaru Limousine Co. in conjunction with Remixpoint Inc. plans to introduce cryptocurrency payments for limousine rental. This writes Bloomberg , citing anonymous sources.
Sources said that the limousines with the ability to pay in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum will run between 23 districts of Tokyo and two international airports – Haneda and Narita. The companies are expected to make an official statement on this subject on November 6.
Remixpoint Inc. owns one of the 16 licensed in Japan cryptocurrency exchanger BITPoint. Administered by Hinomaru Limousine Co. there are 362 limousines and 160 taxi cars. If the experiment is successful, the company will begin to accept cryptocurrency payments from taxi users, an insider reports.
Earlier, BlockchainJournal reported that Bitcoin payments in Japan had introduced the Comics & Capsule Hotel Comicap capsule hotel, the Bic Camera and Yamada Denki chain stores. In addition, Peach Aviation became the first airline in Japan to start accepting Bitcoin as payment for tickets.
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