Islamic finance
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Swiss AI-Powered Stablecoin Becomes Halal to Attract Muslim Investors

Sharia-compliance finance is becoming a field of choice for several fintech companies as regulators and market participants in the Middle East seem keen on attracting new business...

Georgi Georgiev | Nov 12, 2018 | 22:00
Saudi Arabia
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Saudi Arabia Officials Warn that Bitcoin Trading is Illegal

Despite the country’s proactive and seemingly positive approach towards blockchain-based technologies, cryptocurrency trading remains heavily outlawed, officials reiterate. Bitcoin...

Georgi Georgiev | Aug 13, 2018 | 21:00
The Great Ripple Debate: FinCEN Ruling Labels XRP a Currency, Not a Security
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Ripple Signs Major Deal with Saudi Arabia’s Central Bank

Ripple, the third largest cryptocurrency by market cap, has been on a tear lately, and it has now signed a significant deal with Saudi Arabia’s central bank. Ripple Rapidly Gaining...

Adam James | Feb 15, 2018 | 10:30
3 Reasons Ivy Partnering with Talenta Is a Good Thing
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UAE and Saudi Arabia Just Announced Joint Cryptocurrency Effort

The UAE and Saudi Arabia are teaming up to create a cryptocurrency for cross-border transactions. The adoption of cryptocurrency in the Muslim world and – in particular – the...

Samuel Rae | Dec 14, 2017 | 17:30
Zimbabwe
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Bitcoin Hits $13.5k In Zimbabwe As New Markets Post Record Trading

Bitcoin trading spikes in Zimbabwe are just the start of a multi-pronged surge seeing Saudi Arabia and other new areas jump on board. Saudis Fleeing The Wealth Crackdown? That’s...

Wilma Woo | Nov 16, 2017 | 07:30
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Saudi Prince Alwaleed Declares that Bitcoin Will Implode

Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, the billionaire investor, says that Bitcoin will implode one day and that the cryptocurrency is an Enron in the making. Despite the frenzy and success...

Jeff Francis | Oct 24, 2017 | 07:00

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