Kuwait

Kuwait Bank is Using Ripple for Immediate Cross-Border Transactions

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) continues to offer the latest technological solutions in the sector of money transfers and has become the first financial institution in the country to launch the “NBK Direct Remit” for cross-border live payments which uses

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4 Upcoming Fintech Initatives By The Central Bank of Kuwait

During a speech by H.E. Dr. Mohammad Y. Al-Hashel, Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait at the Global Informatics Forum, His Excellency outlined a list of fintech initiatives by the bank to “revamp and upgrade the IT infrastructure” of existing

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Kuwait Launches its Own Fintech Sandbox to Stay Competitive Among Gulf Nations

His Excellency, Dr. Mohammad Y. Al-Hashel, the Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait has announced that the bank has issued a Regulatory Sandbox Framework for fintech companies. With a goal of spurring firms to experiment with emerging sectors in the

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Middle East: Where To Stay At While Attending these 7 Fintech Events

Whether you’ve registered your  for these upcoming fintech events, or are still considering whether to attend, booking your accommodation early is always advisable in order to ensure a hassle-free trip. Here are some of the closest hotels to the conference venues;

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Fintech, Digital Finance Grow in Kuwait as Banks Look to Modernize

The Middle East is often praised for being a fertile ground for fintech businesses to grow and flourish for a wide spectrum of reasons, including the large population of unbanked, the several startup accelerators available in the region, and supportive

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