Seamless Middle East 2018 opens today

The event is supported by its title sponsor Dubai CommerCity, a joint venture between the Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) and the Wasl Asset Management Group.


MENA: Dipping Into Digital

Digital banking, cryptocurrencies, ecommerce and fintech start-ups—2017 was a record year for digital investments in the MENA region. But there’s wide variation between countries.


Blockchain in Israel: A diamond in the rough?

It is the target of hacker groups and hostile governments. But nonetheless, industry insiders still see it, and the blockchain technology its built on, as an essential tool going forward.


New technologies set to disrupt UAE banking sector in 2018

As the UAE banking sector comes to terms with new regulations and the implications of VAT, KPMG’s third edition of the annual UAE banking perspectives report reveals how technological innovation and strong corporate governance will enable banks to t


MENA start-up data platform closes $1 million seed funding round

MAGNIiTT.com, one of the largest investment data platforms for investors, entrepreneurs and corporates in the Middle East, has announced that it has successfully raised close to $1 million in funding from both international and Gulf based investors.