Dubai Blockchain Center creates metaverse for UAE’s digital economy taskforce
    29 Jun 2022

    Dubai Blockchain Center (DBCC), a strategic partner to the government agency Dubai Future Foundation, revealed its plans to create a metaverse for the government task force impaneled to develop and oversee the digital economy policies in the region. During the DIFC Fintech Week in Dubai, Marwan Al-Zarouni, DBCC CEO, told Arab News on the sidelines…

    MetaDecrypt Web 3.0 Summit will be held at Dubai’s Museum of Future on July 2-3
    20 Jun 2022

    MetaDecrypt has announced its first dedicated Web 3.0 Summit 2022 in Dubai, UAE, on July 2-3, 2022. Held at the Museum of the Future, the event aims to bring the universe to the metaverse by reimagining the future. In partnership with Buidlers Tribe, the Summit will launch the startup pitch competition for Web 3.0 projects…

    Web3 DeCode: Future of the internet at the Gulf News event in Dubai
    15 Jun 2022

    Gulf News has announced that it will be hosting Web3 DeCode, a two-day exhibition at the Grand Hyatt in Dubai, on June 25 and 26. To raise awareness of Web3 technology, its ascension in emerging markets like the UAE plus its impact on innovation, and life, as we know it, Gulf News is hosting Web3…

    Saudi Ministry of Tourism to give away NFTs to each UNWTO delegate
    11 Jun 2022

    The Ministry of Tourism in Saudi Arabia plans to give personalized NFTs to each delegate at the 116th Executive Council of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in Jeddah, Aljoharah Al-Mogbel, Digital Transformation General Manager at the Ministry of Tourism, announced. As she told Arab News, each delegate would receive a gift box containing…

    Crypto companies at the WEF in Davos: What industry experts are waiting for
    06 Jun 2022

    Crypto companies dominated the World Economic Forum in Davos this year, a notable difference compared to the last one in 2020. Industry players welcomed the recent bear market as they said it is a chance to get rid of the bad actors and focus on product developments. As well as, stablecoins and regulation were two…

    Metacon is building a Web3 community in the UAE
    01 Jun 2022

    Actively pushing reforms and policies in the field of digital technologies, the UAE has conducted Metacon, the two-day event held at The Arena, Dubai World Trade Centre. The event aimed to help the building of a fast-growing Web3 community in the UAE, exhibiting the abundant opportunities of the metaverse on May 27-28. The UAE is…