Australia is looking for new ways to get people to get vaccinated against COVID-19. One of them is the Bitcoin payment for the vaccination.
True, it is difficult to call the bonus big. Everyone who receives the COVID-19 vaccine will only be paid $ 5 in cryptocurrency. At the rate for the morning of August 23, 2021, 0.0001 BTC. In Australia, they hope that residents will not be prompted to vaccinate by the size of the bonus, but by the very fact of payment in cryptocurrency.
Note that the initiative did not come from the Australian government, but from the Finder company. Its co-founder, Fred Shebesta, whose fortune is estimated at $ 214 million, said he wants to return the country’s population to normal life as soon as possible.