Abu Dhabi University and 5ire Partner to Boost Blockchain Education

In a bid to broaden its blockchain technology programs, Abu Dhabi University (ADU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with 5ire, a fifth generation blockchain ecosystem, to strengthen blockchain education, research and entrepreneurship. Through this collaboration, both parties will identify and support compelling projects on blockchain technology, with a specific focus on sustainability and accessibility. […]

Kraken Ceases Abu Dhabi Operations Amidst Cryptocurrency Exchange Consolidation

Following the obtainment of a local license, Kraken, a cryptocurrency exchange, has closed its Abu Dhabi office after being open for less than a year. According to Bloomberg, as part of its restructuring, the company is reducing its global workforce by nearly one-third, leading to the layoff of most of its Middle Eastern and North […]

MoHAP Uses Metaverse Technology and Thermal Imaging Solutions for Healthcare Industry

Adding yet another feather to its cap, the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has launched an innovative service to evaluate healthcare professionals, including doctors and allied practitioners, using cutting-edge Metaverse technology. The 3D Digital Metaverse Assessment Service seamlessly integrates the real, virtual, and digital worlds, enhancing the delivery of both government and private healthcare […]

WEMIX Expands to Abu Dhabi to Capitalize on MENA Growth

WEMIX, a leading blockchain ecosystem developer in South Korea, has announced the launch of its subsidiary in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region as part of its global expansion plans. Based in Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), known for its favorable regulations and partnerships, WEMIX MENA LTD is poised to drive growth in […]

Calling All Blockchain Leaders in the MENA Region

The blockchain and cryptocurrency industry in the MENA region, particularly in the UAE, has experienced significant growth in recent years. This growth is driven by innovative and forward-thinking individuals who are dedicated to shaping the future of the digital economy. To recognize and celebrate these industry leaders, UNLOCK Blockchain is proud to announce the Top […]

DIFC Unleashes the Power of the Metaverse, Announces DIFC Metaverse Platform

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has just revealed the launch of its DIFC Metaverse Platform. This move is in line with the objectives set by Dubai’s Higher Committee for Future Technology and Digital Economy, which aims to bring in tech innovators from all over the world. The DIFC Metaverse Platform is a critical aspect […]

SITA Joins Forces with Zamna to Revolutionize Travel Processes Using Blockchain

SITA is partnering with travel identity firm Zamna Technologies to enhance its offerings for airlines, airports, and border control through the use of cutting-edge technology. The partnership aims to revolutionize the verification and handling of passenger information, such as passport details, visa information, and health records, using a decentralized blockchain model. This will enhance security, […]

Marathon Digital Launches Crypto Mining Venture in Abu Dhabi Worth $406 Million

Marathon Digital, a company that specializes in cryptocurrency mining, is partnering with FS Innovation to launch a joint venture worth $406 million. The venture, called ADGM Entity, will construct and operate bitcoin mining facilities in Abu Dhabi. The initial phase of the project will include two digital asset mining locations with a combined capacity of […]

Bybit Simplifies Trading with New Unified Trading Account

Bybit, a cryptocurrency exchange headquartered in Dubai, is excited to announce the launch of its new unified trading account (UTA), allowing investors to trade across multiple markets from one account. Bybit’s UTA is an all-in-one upgrade optimized for a seamless trading experience for traders. It provides all clients with a unified margin account, which makes it […]

Partners Recognized with NFT Plaques by Government of Sharjah

The Higher Committee of the Government of Sharjah at GITEX Global 2022 honored participants, supporting entities, departments, and media outlets for their contribution to the success of Sharjah’s participation in the global event. Sheikh Saud bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Higher Committee for the Government of Sharjah at GITEX Technology Week 2022 and […]