Japanese business to start paying workers in bitcoin

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Workers at the Japanese tech firm are free to choose whether or not they want a part of their salary to be paid in virtual currency

A Japanese business will begin paying its workers partially in bitcoin, in a bid to gain a better understanding of how the digital currency works, Agence France-Presse reports.

Bitcoin 6f Alamy photo LLLLTech firm GMO Internet said it will pay up to 100,000 yen (£660) a month to approximately 4,000 employees via bitcoin from February next year, according to the agency.

Company spokeswoman Harum Ishii told AFP that employees are free to choose whether or not they want a…

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