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Binance to Transition UAE Resident Accounts to Binance FZE

Binance is transitioning all UAE resident accounts from its global exchange to Binance FZE.  Binance FZE is a locally regulated entity recently obtaining a Virtual Asset Service Provider (VASP) license...
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Companies Currently Simplifying Cross Border Payments In The Middle East

The Middle East is experiencing a FinTech revolution, significantly transforming cross-border payments. According to the World Bank, transactions across the MENA region totaled $56 billion in 2022, highlighting the critical...
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Dubai Customs Launches Blockchain Platform for Reduced Paperwork

Dubai Customs has introduced a new blockchain platform designed to streamline supply chain operations within Dubai and across its borders. Dubai Customs Use of Blockchain Technology The customs department is...
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IMF: CBDCs Could Boost Middle East’s Financial Inclusion, Payment Efficiency

A recent IMF study on 19 central banks in the Middle East and Central Asia region showed that Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) may not be necessary to achieve intended...
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Blockchain expo world 2024 in Istanbul: what to expect?

The Blockchain Expo World 2024, the world’s largest blockchain and crypto expo, will take place at the Istanbul Expo Center from July 4-7, 2024. This landmark event, Turkey’s first state-approved...
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Custody Provider Liminal Gets Approval in Abu Dhabi

Liminal, a Singapore-based custody services provider, achieved a significant milestone in its international expansion with regulatory approval in Abu Dhabi. According to representatives interviewed by CoinDesk, the firm’s subsidiary, First...
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Iran to Launch a Public Trial Program for Digital Currency on Kish Island

Iran’s central bank is set to launch a pilot trial program for digital currency and digital rial. The goal of the project is to modernize and simplify domestic transactions and...
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Saudi Arabia joins mbridge (digital currency project)

Saudi Arabia’s central bank has joined Project mBridge – a cross-border experiment with central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) for international trade – as a full participant, the Switzerland-based Bank for...
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Saudi Arabia Joins CBDC Project, mBridge.

The Switzerland-based Bank for International Settlements recently announced that Saudi Arabia’s central bank has officially joined the central bank digital currencies (CBDC) project, mBridge. mBridge is a cross-border experiment with...
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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...
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