Bitcoin Can Buy Citizenship in Antigua and Barbuda
Individuals may now purchase citizenship in Antigua and Barbuda with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
The independent Commonwealth country comprising its two namesake islands has officially amended its Citizenship by Investment Programme Act. It now accepts payment in bitcoin 00 and other cryptocurrencies. As reported by Antigua News Room, the resolution was passed in the Lower House on July 22 “without debate.” Citizenship through the Act may also be purchased in Euros and other fiat currencies. Announced the country’s finance minister:
"So not only are we providing the capacity for payment in Euros, but we are also proving for payments using bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies."