The Ministry of Finance (MoF) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will discuss the development of blockchain and digital assets in the country’s economy at the 7th World Government Summit. The news was reported by business news outlet the Gulf Today on Feb. 7.
The MoF will hold two closed sessions devoted to global financial trends, including the development of blockchain and digital currencies and building a feasible economic environment around the two technologies. The conference participants will also discuss the development of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and the governance of digital assets.
The MoF will also hold an open session with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), debating what impact development funds could have on the global economy by investing in the digital economy, while the World Bank will participate in a discussion on the coordination of fiscal policies.