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5 Days ago
Dubai’s DBCC Teams up with Cardano Foundation To Enhance Blockchain
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The Cardano Foundation has announced a significant partnership with the Dubai Blockchain Center (DBCC), a leader in technological innovation. This collaboration aims to strengthen and expand the Cardano community, inviting both existing enthusiasts and newcomers to explore the unique features of Cardano’s technology. 

This alliance will introduce a specialized certification program designed for Cardano enthusiasts. The program will feature educational seminars aimed at providing individuals and organizations with comprehensive knowledge of the advanced functionalities and practical applications of the Cardano blockchain. 

The Cardano Foundation and the Dubai Blockchain Center deeply commit to promoting blockchain education and awareness. Leveraging the expertise of subject matter specialists from the Cardano Foundation, this partnership will integrate content from the Cardano Academy into customized, face-to-face training sessions. This long-term collaboration aims to significantly enhance blockchain literacy and adoption throughout the MENA region, with plans to offer certified courses.

In this regard, Frederik Gregaard, CEO of the Cardano Foundation, said: “Today, we’re thrilled to announce our partnership with the Dubai Blockchain Center. Blockchain is a pivotal technology with the potential to reshape societal norms for the better. Education is the cornerstone to realizing this change. Through partnerships with esteemed leaders like the Dubai Blockchain Center, we aim to broaden the scope and impact of our educational endeavors.”

Marwan Alzarouni, the CEO of Dubai Blockchain Center and Senior Advisor to Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism, has emphasized the importance of collaboration with the Cardano Foundation. This partnership aligns with DBCC’s mission to advance education, training, and research in blockchain technology. Together, they aim to provide tailored educational programs and innovative technology solutions to support the application and understanding of Cardano’s advanced blockchain technology among a new generation of blockchain enthusiasts. 

This partnership also strengthens the ties between the Cardano Foundation and key institutions in Dubai and the Middle East. Following the successful hosting of the Cardano Summit in Dubai in 2023, the Foundation will once again host the summit from October 23rd to 24th this year.

Meanwhile, Gregaard emphasized: “Dubai is increasingly recognized as a hub for blockchain technology, with ongoing investments and commitments to its advancement. By deepening our engagement in Dubai and the wider region, the Cardano Foundation remains steadfast in propelling the adoption and operational resilience of this pivotal technology.”

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13 Days ago
ADGM Partners with Hacken To Set New Blockchain Standards
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Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) has partnered with Hacken, a global leader in blockchain security auditing, to set new standards for security and compliance in the blockchain industry. 

This is a unique collaboration between a regulatory body and a security auditor to create a world-leading security assessment standard. 

ADGM’s Registration Authority (RA) will work with Hacken to develop advanced security standards and on-chain monitoring solutions for ADGM’s DLT Foundations framework through a signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

This collaboration positions both organizations at the forefront of fostering a secure and trusted blockchain ecosystem. Hamad Sayah Al Mazrouei, CEO of ADGMRA, said: “This partnership with Hacken underscores our commitment to setting global benchmarks in blockchain security and regulatory compliance. By leveraging AI and fostering a collaborative approach, we are pioneering a new model for SupTech that promotes transparency, security, and trust in the digital landscape.”

This partnership’s main objectives are to develop industry-leading security and compliance standards for blockchain projects in the ADGM jurisdiction. 

ADGM and Hacken will collaborate to create robust security and compliance standards. They will focus on implementing advanced monitoring solutions to identify and mitigate potential security risks within the DLT Foundations framework. Furthermore, the partnership will explore integrating AI-powered solutions to enhance blockchain security and monitoring capabilities.

Meanwhile, Dyma Budorin, Co-Founder and CEO of Hacken echoed this sentiment, saying: “We are honored to support ADGM in this groundbreaking initiative. Our proven track record in working with public sectors positions us well for this partnership. Together, we will set a new global standard for blockchain security and compliance.”

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Mike Tyson
16 Days ago
Mike Tyson Cooperates with Blockchain Project To Support Boxing
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Boxing icon Mike Tyson has teamed up with the blockchain project Ready To Fight to revolutionize the boxing ecosystem. 

Ready To Fight (RTF) is set to list its own RTF token on four cryptocurrency exchanges, and Tyson has joined the platform as a brand ambassador. This strategic partnership was announced in a press release.

“In a significant endorsement of RTF’s mission to revolutionize the sport, boxing legend Mike Tyson has joined the platform as a brand ambassador. Tyson’s legendary status and global appeal are expected to significantly extend RTF’s reach, captivating and inspiring an international audience of boxing enthusiasts.” Ready To Fight team said in a statement. 

The RTF project is spearheaded by heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk and a team of advisors and ambassadors who are committed to revolutionizing the future of boxing. The project claims to be a blockchain-based social network that effortlessly links fighters of all levels with important industry stakeholders. 

Mike Tyson has been involved in the blockchain field before. In August 2021, the renowned boxer offered a collection of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) for sale on the OpenSea marketplace. Emerging digital artist Corey Van Lew created a limited edition NFT token in collaboration with Tyson. 

Furthermore, in April 2022, the former heavyweight champion listed his Mystery Box NFT collection on Binance’s NFT marketplace. By participating in the sale, fans of the boxer could acquire ownership of autographed Tyson merchandise, including gloves, shorts, T-shirts, warm-up gear, and other signed items.

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