"The role of crypto tokens in money laundering and criminal activity must also be closely examined," Buch said.
Omani minister welcomed the establishment of a joint banking committee between the two states
In late trading, the dollar was down 0.2% at 106.08 yen after falling as low as 105.61 yen
The dollar was 0.4% lower at 105.940 yen after briefly touching 106.380.
ICOs clearly befuddle legal experts as much as they do many seasoned investors.
Emirates NBD, Dubai largest bank, has introduced fee on foreign currency transactions on credit cards which are paid in UAE currency.
The central bank lifted its repo rate, at which it lends to commercial banks, to 2.25% points and its reverse repo rate, at which commercial banks deposit money with the central bank, to 1.75% points.
.Etihad issued the bonds in 2015 and 2016 through an Amsterdam-based special purpose vehicle.
The yield on the 182-day bill rose to 17.755% from 17.751% at the last similar auction
The central bank cited recent rises in Omani market interest rates, which have been climbing in response to hikes in U.S. rates.