Dubai Drawing the Roadmap to the Blockchain City

Dubai’s pioneering government-backed initiative to implement blockchain technology across the city is now into its third month…

Smart Dubai: Implementing Blockchain Across the City, Emirates NBD on Board

Dubai’s pioneering government-backed initiative to implement blockchain technology across the city is now into its third month…

Dubai Drive to Integrate Blockchain into Smart City Continues

Earlier this month, the largest bank in Dubai, Emirates NBD, unveiled plans to integrate blockchain technology …

How Blockchain Could Help Emerging Markets Leap Ahead

Much has been made of the potential for blockchain technologies to open up new vistas for business and society…

Blockchain gains momentum in the Middle East

Blockchain is gathering momentum in the Middle East, as banks and government agencies in the region…

Dubai Incubates Companies Using Blockchain Technology

As Dubai eyes its goal of becoming the world’s first blockchain-powered city by 2020, Smart Dubai Office awarded…

Blockchain Challenge Dubai winners awarded $45,000

The Smart Dubai Office has announced the results of the first Blockchain Challenge at the Dubai Design District …

Blockchain Will Have Profound Impact on Economy: Australian Government

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), the federal government agency for scientific research in Australia…

Chain is Now Working on Six ‘Citi-Sized’ Blockchain Networks

Fresh off the news that Chain helped orchestrate a live blockchain integration that successfully connected Nasdaq’s stock exchange…

Blockchain technology: the next big thing

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First Quantum-Secured Blockchain Technology Tested in Moscow

Interest in cryptocurrencies is currently at fever pitch with banks, businesses, and governments racing…

Inside Ripple’s plan to make money move as fast as information

When Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple, has to explain to his mother, who lives in Kansas, what his company…

The blockchain technology challenging the energy world

Ten utility companies have come together to support the Energy Web Foundation (EWF) in an effort to ex­tend the use of blockchain technology across the sector…

Blockchain Market to Grow at a CAGR of 61.5% by 2021: BFSI Sector is Expected to Dominate the Market During the Forecast Period – Research and Markets

The Blockchain market size is expected to grow from USD 210.2 Million in 2016 to USD 2,312.5 Million by 2021…

The Blockchain And Global Health

Amid the popularity of worldwide travel, a growing number of people are aligning their trips with healthcare services…

A future built on blockchain

Focused on its continued development while also identifying different ways it can be used, interest for blockchain…

SA’s The Sun Exchange wins global blockchain challenge

South African blockchain crowdfunding startup The Sun Exchange has been named the overall winner of the Blockchain…

Governments may be big backers of the blockchain

IN THE hills overlooking Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital sits a nondescript building housing rows…

Blockchain Technology in Emerging Marketsn

Blockchain technology may benefit the emerging economies more than the developed world as they…

$14.5 m in coins to grow this Bitcoin Blockchain Fund

A blockchain-based start up fund raising with $14.5 million as part of its initial coin offering…

Smart Dubai takes part in Vienna Summit

During the Summit, Dr Aisha led a discussion titled “Implementing Blockchain Technology Citywide”, where she boarded the subject of blockchain technology…


ADX hosts six AGMs using blockchain technology

The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) recently held annual general meetings …

Dubai Aims to Be a City Built on Blockchain

Dubai has grown from a tiny fishing village to a major trading hub by attracting businesses with near-zero taxes…

The race to become Islamic banking’s fintech hub

Financial centres in the Middle East scramble to join the fintech wave…

Dubai government agencies to adopt Blockchain technology

Dubai Govt. agency will soon start pilot projects based on blockchain technology…

The race to become Islamic banking’s fintech hub

Financial centres in the Middle East scramble to join the fintech wave…

Blockchain payments platform introduced in Dubai

Joint backing from the Smart Dubai Office and Avanza Solutions has resulted in a new payments platform…

Dubai-based neo-bank clearly to launch in 2017

Dubai-based neo-bank clearly will launch later this year. The challenger is headed up by a team that includes former Tandem CTO…