China and the United Arab Emirates have joined a research initiative that studies the feasibility of a central bank digital currency.
KIKLABB, a Dubai-based license bureau, will allow citizens to pay for their visa and trade license fees in digital currencies.
Two of the largest economies in the Middle East have described a central bank digital currency as an improvement over the centralized payment systems.
The United Arab Emirates has introduced a new e-commerce platform to aid the relations between its food industry and farmers in India.
Emirex plans to launch the BSV/AED trading pair at a later date, becoming the first platform to offer a BSV trading pair in the local dirham.
nChain is in Dubai at the invitation of Harmonis International, Intermid and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government, discussing the latest developments in AI and blockchain.
The system was launched by the country’s Ministry of Health and Prevention and will cover healthcare professionals in both the private and public sector.
Etihad Airways has teamed up with Winding Tree on a blockchain-powered platform for distributing products and services without the need for third parties.
Arabian Bourse has received approval from authorities to offer its services to the United Arab Emirates.
South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb is to launch a new exchange in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) following a partnership with blockchain VC firm Nvelop.