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The Middle Eastern country is equipping to turn into a worldwide crypto center 

UAE plans on issuing crypto licenses in a bid to embrace industry

News

Visa survey: here’s how many SMBs plan to accept crypto payments

This year’s study surveyed small business owners in 9 markets – Brazil, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Russia, Singapore, UAE and US

Finance & Economics

Sharjah Islamic Bank rolled out corporate digital banking services

The bank aims at providing security as it revolutionizes digital banking services

Countries

Top 10 most expensive fintech startups in the UAE

Today, we’ll explore the most expensive of the fintech startups founded in the UAE

News

Global direct transfers can now be done via Western Union

The payment system also allows customers to transact online and pay via cash in Al Fardan Exchange locations

Fintech & Ecommerce

The UAE Central bank is looking to launch virtual currency

This is part of the bank’s 2023-2026 action plan

Countries

Adyen expands acquiring offering to the UAE

Adyen’s entry to the UAE is supported via its partnership with Network International

Countries

Top countries leading in COVID-19 recovery revealed: GlobalData

Analysts expect a strong global economic recovery in the second half of 2021

Fintech & Ecommerce

Stripe is now available in the United Arab Emirates 

This launch is the first expansion of Stripe in the Middle East

Countries

3 in 4 UAE SMEs optimistic about business recovery

They also considered steps to future-proof their businesses

Countries

Mastercard expands Click to Pay technology to UAE

The UAE became the first country in the region to be supported by Mastercard on Click to Pay

Countries

First Abu Dhabi Bank and Mastercard announced collaboration

Together, they aim to simplify B2B payments for companies in the UAE, making them more seamless, secure, and convenient

News

UAE carrier introduced touchless check-in kiosks

Emirates’ kiosks made their debut in September last year

Fintech & Ecommerce

UnionPay expands across UAE through new partnership

The collaboration aims to service thousands of PayTabs merchants in retail, travel, hospitality, healthcare, etc

News

UAE estimated government revenues for 2021

Total government expenditures are set at AED 57.1 billion