Dubai has announced new strategic partnerships as part of its quest to put all government documents on blockchains by 2020.
An official leading the charge to migrate Dubai's government documents to the blockchain explains why he believes in its disruptive potential.
Blockchain startups are jumping at the opportunity to work in a rare region of the world where the rewards are real for industry doers.
Dubai's government made bold statements at an event today in remarks that sought to cast the city as the global leader in the nascent market.
An announcement from the UAE last week marked an unusual development that highlights intriguing socio-economic and geopolitical trends.
The United Arab Emirates city of Dubai has announced plans to move all of its government documents to a blockchain by 2020.
A global tracking scheme for conflict diamonds is continuing its internal blockchain trials, according to a new report.
A technology initiative backed by the Dubai government has launched a $275m startup investment fund.
CoinDesk profiles a recent meeting of the Global Blockchain Council, a 40-member working group seeking to boost the technology in the MENA region.
Amid a broader push to investigate blockchain by the Dubai government, major local telecom provider Du is refining its strategy toward the technology.