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Emirates to start accepting payments in bitcoin

Emirates airline, which is one of the largest carriers in the world according to Forbeswill start accepting payments in bitcoins. This publication reports Arab News.

The airline will also add its own NFT tokens to its website, according to Adel Ahmed al-Redha, COO of the company. The representative did not name the exact timing of the launch of the new system.

He also added that Emirates would need to hire new employees to develop applications that will keep track of customer needs.

Earlier in May, Turkish Airlines stopped accepting cards from the Russian Mir payment system for paying for tickets. An error pops up in the system, and the client is asked to contact a credit institution or try another payment method.