Slovenia's Finance Ministry plans to tax transactions on exchanging fiat money into cryptocurrencies. To ensure that the new framework does not impact the economy, the authority is seeking feedback from the local community before actually implementing it.
In 2018, the largest Slovenian shopping mall, BTC City, announced its plans to become a ‘Genuine Bitcoin City’ and add cryptocurrencies as a means of payment in its shops. To bring this plan to fruition, the Eligma company designed a cryptocurrency transaction system called “Elipay”. In September, the Elipay mobile app was launched in Slovenia, with the international market to follow.
CHERR.io have had a successful journey from winning FutureHack in Davos during this year’s World Economic Forum, to partnering with Caritas Maribor, one of the biggest charity organisations in Slovenia, to running their first charity campaign, to their anticipated crowdsale.