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Smart Dubai launches data collaboration challenge

Smart Dubai launches data collaboration challenge

The emirate will recognise entities that have made the most contributions to the Dubai Pulse platform with criteria including data compliance and support for a data-driven culture.

Dubai progresses on the road to happiness

Dubai progresses on the road to happiness

The results of Smart Dubai’s Happiness Index for 2018 reveals that citizens are 90 per cent happy with their interactions with public and private sector organisations

Dubai completes phase one of paperless strategy

Dubai completes phase one of paperless strategy

The six government organisations taking part in the first phase of the initiative have reduced their paper usage by 57 per cent

Dubai begins global search for blockchain start-ups

Dubai begins global search for blockchain start-ups

Smart Dubai has launched its third Global Blockchain Challenge as it continues its push to become the first blockchain-powered city by 2020

Dubai and IBM launch blockchain platform

Dubai and IBM launch blockchain platform

Smart Dubai and the tech giant have collaborated on a government-endorsed platform-as-a-service blockchain in the Middle East

Dubai uses blockchain to upgrade finance system

Dubai uses blockchain to upgrade finance system

Its strategy seeks to increase government efficiency by transferring 100 per cent of government transactions to the blockchain network