Middle East and North Africa

Middle East and North Africa

Blockchain Start-Ups Raise Record $4.4 Billion in the Second Quarter

Funding for blockchain start-ups topped $4 billion for the first time in the second quarter, despite a sharp slump in cryptocurrency prices. Companies in the...

Islamic Development Bank Elects New President to Lead Institution

The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), a multilateral development finance institution focused on Islamic finance, has elected a new president to lead the institution. Muhammed Sulaiman...

KFH Raises Awareness of Cybersecurity and Potential Risk of E-Crimes

Kuwait Finance House (KFH) continues its support to Be aware “Diraya” campaign launched by the Central Bank of Kuwait and Kuwait Banking Association. The...

ZENIQ Launches Groundbreaking Blockchain Tokenization Platform in Dubai

The rise of awareness and demand for non-volatile cryptocurrencies, digital assets, reliable blockchain and decentralized finance applications (aka De-Fi Apps) in the UAE and...

Batelco Expands Into the Fintech Sector Area

Bahrain’s telco Batelco has ventured into the monetary innovation (fintech) area. A report suggested the same on Saturday. The company’s organization has thereby acquired the...

KFH Offers 24/7 E-Services During Eid Holiday

Kuwait Finance House (KFH) continues to provide its banking services around the clock through a group of various technological and digital tools during Eid...