Coronavirus: UAE Government Replaces Manual Systems with Blockchain

BTCmanager | Mar 27, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  • The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Ministry of Community Development (MOCD) has replaced its existing manual systems with innovative technologies such as blockchain technology as part measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic, reports Ledger Insights on March 26, 2020.
  • Per sources to the matter, The UAE’s Ministry of Community Development (MOCD) has now replaced its existing paper-based systems with digitized ones, to minimize face-to-face contact with citizens.
  • The MOCD has been actively using blockchain technology for the authentication of official certificates and other important documents for quite some time.