Digital Islamic Economy
Innovative technologies have always played a key role in shaping developed economies. The Islamic economy has proven its ability to keep pace with the latest developments in technology and investment. Companies are adopting blockchain for payments to ensure halal compliance, and track the flow of food, cosmetics and pharmaceutical products from the manufacturing facility to the retailer.
As a pioneer in technology, Dubai drives progress in the field through creating an enabling environment for leaders in the digital economy arena.
The DIEDC 2017-2021 Strategy seeks to consolidate the emirate’s leading status in the digital Islamic economy through attracting new stakeholders from around the world and supporting them with the requisite infrastructure to ensure the important economic sector continues to thrive.