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Huge 'Bitcoin Tram' Ad Campaign and 20 Billboards Flood Hong Kong's Financial District

•, by Kevin Helms

The Bitcoin Tram Campaign

The Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong announced Friday the start of a massive bitcoin awareness initiative called the Bitcoin Tram campaign. Various ads are scheduled to run between Sept. 11 and Oct. 8. During that time, three doubledecker bitcoin trams of various lines will cruise the east and west tracks on Hong Kong Island, each plastered with the Bitcoin logo.

"The educational campaign is an initiative from the Hong Kong Bitcoin community," explained the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong, emphasizing that "The campaign is financed with donations from the community." With the goal to foster and promote bitcoin and its technology in Hong Kong, the association has more than 5,000 members and has held more than 250 events. Its website details:

The Bitcoin Tram campaign has the goal of matter-of-factly discuss the risks and merits of Bitcoin, especially in the context of ongoing financial and economic changes.