Experts Discuss Potential of Blockchain Technology in Financial Services at Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies Webinar
Dubai-UAE:14April, 2021–The benefits of Blockchain, concerns and risk considerations inintegrating and deploying Blockchain, and organizational readiness in adopting distributed ledger technologies and crypto assets were the key points of discussion at a webinar hosted by the Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS), a regional leader in banking and finance education and training.
Ten startups graduate from Techstars Hub71 accelerator programme in Abu Dhabi
The technology startups hail from seven different countries including the UAE
14th April 2021, Abu Dhabi, UAE: A cohort of ten technology startups have graduated from the Techstars Hub71 accelerator, making compelling presentations to the community at the annual Demo Day. The portfolio companies hope to secure a total $15million in funding to support their rapid growth.
‘Let’s Lessen the Gap’ calls on world citizens to help shape a prosperous post-Covid era for vulnerable communities
The Big Heart Foundation and leading UN agencies launch a long term programme aimed at developing a strategy for TBHF’s post-COVID interventions.
Evidence and research-based findings of the programme will guide fundraising, awareness and advocacy campaigns in the Protection, Livelihoods, Healthcare and Education sectors.
The programme will also guide TBHF’s grantmaking strategies for targeted interventions designed to lessen the gapbetween vital opportunities and MENA’s vulnerable populations, especially youth.
The ‘Let’s Lessen the Gap’ Campaign kicks off the Programme in Ramadan with a zakat and general donation drive aimed at raising awareness and funds to support communities in need in the MENA region. To know more, visit http://www.lessenthegap.org