CastleBloom, the first merchant in India to start accepting Bitcoins officially, has brought in special offer for its customers where paying just 0.05 $BTC they can avail Aroma Glow Facial, Fruit Bleach (Face), Full Arm Wax, Half Leg Wax, UnderArm Wax, EyeBrow UpperLip Treading, Classic Manicure, Classic Pedicure, Hair Cut, Wash, Style, etc.
In the announcement the hair salon says that it is accepting Bitcoins for its Day Spa Package, 0.05 BTC for the Day Spa Package where customers can Transfer Bitcoins to its BTC Wallet address 1Nx4wvf8GFAyHyHnDGDb3XdFjM2YDFhfhD. The hair salon is the first merchant who will be giving a supporting hand to Bitcoin in India.
India Can Help Bitcoin Become a Popular Digital Currency in the Region
When Bangalore is all set to hold the Global Bitcoin conference on 14th December, the latest decision on the part of a hair salon will definitely give impetus to the cause. Located in Chandigarh, CastleBloom is now accepting the virtual currency in exchange for a bit of the snippity-snip and several other beauty solutions.
Currently, Bitcoin gets support from more than 1,000 member-strong Bitcoin community in India; however, this is expected to expand once some Bitcoin conferences and expo are held regularly. The one planned the next week in Bangalore will be a major extravaganza for Bitcoin community in India.
Bangalore, the IT capital of India holds Bitcoin meet-ups regularly; however, the ‘Global Bitcoin Conference 2013’ will be the mega event that is being claimed to be the one that will change the landscape for forever. Several Bitcoin enthusiasts in the city feel that with the conference India will be in the map of Bitcoin economy and counted as a potential market.
Global Bitcoin Conference in Bangalore to Give Impetus to Digital Currency
To be held on December 14, 2013, in Bangalore, the Global Bitcoin Conference is being promoted on a large scale as the speakers from international bodies like Buttercoin, Monetas, BitPay, Mt. Gox, LocalBitcoins, Bitcoin Foundation, CoinDesk, Global Bitcoin Alliance and Kipochi, etc. have agreed to put their views.
Over the years, Bitcoin economy has seen several Indian startups like BuySellBitcoin, CoinMonk, and UnoCoin. The Global Bitcoin Conference will see speakers from these companies who will be sharing the views on the challenges and opportunities for Bitcoin in the second largest populated country and one of the biggest economies in the world.
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