Abu Dhabi's markets regulator is considering drawing up a supervisory framework for cryptocurrency exchange operations.
Kuwait's Ministry of Finance has reportedly said it does not recognize bitcoin, and that financial institutions may not trade the cryptocurrency.
The Dubai Land Department is framing a new real estate blockchain as a way to build investor confidence and add conveniences for tenants.
Bahrain-based Arab Banking Corporation, also known as Bank ABC, has revealed it is joining the R3 distributed ledger consortium.
A UAE-based public blockchain startup has received $817,000 in funding from a private investor.
A less-hyped blockchain trial in the Middle East could come to have a big impact on banking.
A trial that examines how blockchain could play a role in paper check management is moving forward at Emirates NBD.
Dubai-based bitcoin startup BitOasis is expanding its presence outside the UAE with a new announcement.
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.