Bitcoin BTC/USD printed its first green weekly candle in 10 weeks yesterday, as the crypto markets are seeing some relief this morning. Bitcoin is now facing significant resistance around $31,500-$32,000, but if it can hold above this level, we can expect continuation to the upside.
Dubai is progressing with crypto adoption as the country’s retail giant, Majid Al Futtaim, has partnered with Binance to accept cryptocurrencies at its 29 malls and 13 hotels. According to the Binance CEO, CZ, “Majid Al Futtaim is one of the most prestigious businesses in the Middle East and has millions of customers every year.” Binance Pay, which supports more than 40 cryptocurrencies, will be integrated so that millions of customers to pay with cryptocurrencies at Majid Al Futtaim’s various destinations. In 2021, its malls had 175 million visitors.
In addition, a Dubai-based luxury property developer DAMAC has made $50m in property sales settled with crypto in 2022. It is evident that the UAE is fast becoming a crypto-friendly country, as crypto is being used as payment extensively.