UAE, Saudi Arabia Launch Cryptocurrency Pilot for Cross-Border Payments

By CCN.com: UAE and Saudi Arabia — two countries that have the world’s…

UAE Finalizing ICO and Blockchain Regulations: Mid-2019 Target

The United Arab Emirates regulatory body has approved ICO tokens as securities…

UAE and Saudi Arabian Central Banks to Jointly Launch a Cross-Border Cryptocurrency

It’s confirmed. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia will work…

UAE’s Al Hilal Becomes First Bank to Issue Sharia-Compliant Bond on Blockchain

A state-owned financial institution in the United Arab Emirates, Al Hilal Bank,…

United Arab Emirates to Approve ICOs as ‘Securities’ in 2019 to Boost Corporate Funding

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is pressing ahead with plans to introduce…

Dubai Police Warns Against Crypto Scams, Predicts Electronic Money Will Replace Cash

Dubai Police currently investigating a Dh 300 million ($81.7 million) international fraud…

UAE Regulator Warns Residents Over ICO Investment Risks

The UAE’s financial markets watchdog and regulator has ‘raised the alarm’ over…

Bitcoin Easily Used in Money Laundering, Funding Terror: UAE Central Bank Governor

The governor of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) central bank has criticized…

Emirates Islamic Bank Puts Cheques on a Blockchain to Avoid Fraud

With “Cheque Chain”, UAE’s Emirates Islamic Bank has integrated blockchain technology into…

Dubai’s Largest Bank Will See Customer Cheques on a Blockchain This Year

UAE retail banking giant Emirates NBD will introduce blockchain technology into cheques…

Report: Bitcoin Wallet Blockchain Eyes Dubai for Expansion

Editor’s note: The article has been updated and amended to clarify that…

Bitcoin Legislation & Legality to be Discussed by Dubai Authorities

In the coming days, the Supreme Legislation Committee (SLC) of Dubai will…

Dubai Police Arrest Alleged Bitcoin Scammer Who Siphoned $100,000 off Victims

A man accused of stealing bitcoin from three individual victims has been…