Barcelona city council is reportedly working to launch its own digital currency in the next six months.
Though it remains unclear whether the proposed currency is strictly a cryptocurrency, the council has said that users will be able to store their holdings in mobile wallets and exchange them into fiat.
In addition, civil workers will be able to receive part of their salary in the new digital currency. Businesses in the area will also be able to apply for digital currency micro-credits from the city council.
CoinDesk reached out to Ada Colau's party for comment but no reply had been received by press time.
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