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Blockchain Usefulness in Saudi Arabia Cybersecurity Space

Digital transformation is a big deal in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is part of the kingdom’s Vision 2030. With its focus on integrating technology into the economy, there has been a corresponding increase in the need for cybersecurity. Cybersecurity in Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia has solidified its leadership position through various initiatives aimed […]

Blockchain Technology and Pakistan’s Real Estate Market

Pakistan is a country with a rich history and culture. The country’s use of technology in its real estate market is reshaping the way property owners buy, sell, and manage properties. Blockchain in Pakistan’s Estate  The Pakistani real estate market has been slow to adopt new technologies. Buying and selling property in Pakistan is often […]

DFSA Unveils Significant Revisions to Cryptocurrency Token Regulations

In a swift response to global regulatory changes, Dubai’s financial authorities are making amendments to their digital asset regime, signaling their commitment to staying up-to-date. This move is compelling industry players to adapt and comply with the new rules. Here are the recent updates on crypto token regulations in Dubai. Key Insights On Recent Crypto […]

Top Blockchain Companies in Israel 

Israel is a key player in the digital space globally. Hence, Israel’s blockchain industry has recorded growth in the last few years. Many companies in different industries in the country are applying the technology in different areas. Blockchain Companies in Israel Chain Reaction Chain Reaction is a semiconductor company dedicated to disruptive blockchain and privacy […]

Abu Dhabi Prohibits Cryptocurrency Mining Operations on Farms

The UAE’s Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA) recently released a new advisory prohibiting using farms for cryptocurrency mining. Here is what the authorities recently announced about crypto mining in Abu Dhabi.  What Is Crypto Mining? Crypto mining is known as the process of verifying transactions and creating new crypto assets like Bitcoin. […]

Private Blockchain Development in the UAE

The UAE is a global hub for cryptocurrency. The country has an environment that promotes blockchain innovation and adoption. Also, the government supports the growth of the blockchain ecosystem through initiatives such as government blockchain strategies and the establishment of free zones dedicated to technology and innovation. Blockchain technology has been adopted in sectors such […]

How Blockchain is Changing Commerce in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a business-friendly environment with low taxes. This makes it a top choice for companies to operate and maximize profits. Additionally, it’s strategically located between Europe, Asia, and Africa, giving the country access to global markets in different time zones. Moreover, the UAE is a major player in blockchain technology […]

Overview of Israeli FinTech Kima Mastercard Partnership on DeFi’s Credit Cards 

Israeli FinTech company Kima and Mastercard’s FinSec Innovation Lab recently partnered with Mastercard to infuse decentralized finance (DeFi) tools with traditional financial services such as credit cards and bank accounts. This initiative is tagged as making a “DeFi credit card” a reality, Kima and Blockchain Kima runs a peer-to-peer money transfer and payment protocol that […]

Blockchain for Desert Agriculture in the UAE

Currently, countries in the Middle East, including the United Arab Emirates (UAE), are focusing on strengthening their food security and agriculture. For a while now, the UAE has been using different technologies to grow food locally. Even with this, agriculture in the country still needs improvement. Some of the issues facing agriculture include extreme heat, […]