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  • As part of the ongoing effort to implement the Dubai Blockchain Strategy launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Counc ...
  • Smart Crowd, the first and only financial regulated digital investment platform in MENA has officially completed a property transaction in fintech. Earlier this month, Smart Crowd crowdfunded a small ...
  • Showing Europe’s long-term commitment to blockchain technology, 22 EU Member States signed the Declaration on the establishment of a European Blockchain Partnership on April 10, 2018. Romania and Gree ...
  • You’ve heard all about blockchain. It’s everywhere these days, and for good reason: after all, blockchain is changing the world like few technologies ever have before. Also firmly falling into the “ri ...
  • Atlantis resort rolls out blockchain-based guest payment solution
  • The Dubai Land Department is one of the world's earliest governmental adopters of blockchain technology. The term blockchain is largely synonymous with Bitcoin and Ethereum, but the technology has far ...
  • Hacken aims to protect the Blockchain technology using cybersecurity to reduce threats. On May 2-3, 2018, The Future Blockchain Summit will take place in Dubai, the UAE. Aisha Bint Butti Bin Bishr, Di ...
  • The biggest bank of Dubai – Emirates NBD, has gone live at scale with a blockchain-based project called “Cheque Chain” to substantially cut off check-related fraud. Dubai has always been quite elated ...
  • This week, the Kingdom’s powerhouse Saudi Telecom Company (STC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the cryptoverse’s own Ethereum-centric powerhouse venture studio ConsenSys. The deal wil ...
  • DTCM launches Tourism 2.0

    23 Apr 2018 Wam
    Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, DTCM, has launched Tourism 2.0, a blockchain enabled marketplace that connects potential buyers directly to hotels and tour operators. The initiat ...
  • The Islamic Research and Training Institute, the research arm of the Islamic Development Bank Group and SettleMint will embark on the journey to build a blockchain-based financial product that can pot ...
  • In a joint press conference during the GoGlobal mission by Startups.be and Close the Gap, deputy prime minister Alexander De Croo together with Filip Lammens, CEO of VIA Don Bosco and Roderik van der ...
  • Over 50 per cent of the UAE's federal transactions would be powered by blockchain technology by 2021, it was announced on Wednesday. The Emirates Blockchain Strategy would help the country save Dh11 b ...
  • Ireland is the home of the company’s Mastercard Lab, a section aimed at developing revolutionary payment solutions. The corporation will be hiring 175 more staff members for their Dublin office to dev ...
  • Samsung wants to create a blockchain system that would help it better manage the shipment processes. The company hopes to cut one-fifth of the related costs. South Korea’s Samsung Electronics is weigh ...
  • UAE-based banking group Emirates NBD is rolling out its Cheque Chain platform, a security-enhancing technology that integrates blockchain into checks to strengthen their authenticity and minimize pote ...
  • Last year Dubai Land Department became the world’s first government entity to conduct all transactions through Blockchain network.  Read more here
  • UAE lauded for being the real leaders of Fourth Industrial Revolution through service excellence Dubai: The so-called ‘father of the Fourth Industrial Revolution’, Henrik Von Scheel, said on Tuesday t ...
  • The UK and 21 other countries have signed a declaration aiming to share blockchain experience and expertise across Europe, as well as preparing to launch EU-wide blockchain applications. Twenty-two Eu ...
  • Nine Things To Keep In Mind About Blockchain In Real Estate

    15 Apr 2018 Writtien by: Forbes Real Estate Council
    Blockchain is the next frontier of the real estate market, making inroads at a fast clip. The use of the technology will make it possible to have transparent transactions that sellers and buyers will ...

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