Bitcoin, NFT, Blockchain and Metaverse take off with Emirates

Despite the uncertainty of the market, large companies like Instagram continue their adoption of the sector. Today, it’s Emirate Airlines’ turn! The company, a true flagship of the United Arab Emirates aeronautics recently announced its NFT collection project and its willingness to accept Bitcoin as a payment method!

Emirates, towards an NFT collection, a Metaverse and the acceptance of BTC

In a statement on Friday, May 13, Emirates Airline, the 4th largest aviation company in the world announced that it is looking into launching an NFT collection and a recruitment of employees specialized in the Metaverse. An investment of several tens of millions of USD $ that the aviation leader United Arab Emirates (UAE) had already mentioned in April.

With the metaverse, you’ll be able to transform your entire process – whether it’s operations, training, website sales, or the entire experience – into an immersive, interactive application.

Adel Ahmed Al-Redha, Emirate’s Chief Operating Officer

Bitcoin maximalists can rest assured that Satoshi Nakamoto‘s digital gold will also be accepted as a payment method! This will make it easier to buy in Dubai and the UAE, the new Eldorado of cryptocurrencies where Binance, Kraken, FTX

Tech lovers will also be happy to learn that blockchain will also be used to store the data of the company’s flights and planes and its customers.

Death of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyane, President of the United Arab Emirates

Yesterday, following this positive announcement, another more sad one took place. The government of the United Arab Emirates announced yesterday, the death of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyane. The country has declared a national mourning of 40 days.

President of the United Arab Emirates, he was also the son of its founder. Since its creation in 1971, the country has experienced a meteoric rise on the international scene thanks to its oil reserves. Nevertheless, aware that it should not remain dependent on them, the country has quickly diversified its investments.

We must not rely solely on oil as our main source of national income. We must diversify the sources of our income and build economic projects that will ensure a free, stable and dignified life for our people.

Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyane, President of the UAE

This rise was to peak with an attractive legal environment for cryptocurrencies and a simple legal framework to make it easy for entrepreneurs from around the world to come live and work in the UAE (ed. note: which Coinpri did).

We are proud of all UAE residents and their vital contributions to the development and building of the nation.

The Sheikh’s mission has come to an end and there is no doubt that the UAE will become in accordance with the plan of its President, the cryptocurrency capital of the world by 2025/2030.