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Awqaf History and its Implications for Modern Islamic Economies

This paper discusses the Awqaf system in the Islamic world, its charitable nature and how it contributes to the well-being of economies through its intended financing activities. The writer focuses on parallel discussion of the vast impact they have on…

Books
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The Relevance of the Ottoman Cash Waqfs (Awqaf al Nuqud) for Modern Islamic Economics

The cash waqf constituted a special category of Islamic endowmentsand played a major role in Ottoman economic/financial history. As such it can be considered as an important Islamic financial institution which facilitated the flow of funds from those who were able to…

Articles
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ESHAM: A FIXED RETURN, YET SHARI`AH BASED INSTRUMENT OF INVESTMENT

Event Papers
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Should Malaysian States Have A Fresh Approach To Waqfs? A Proposal For A Model Waqf Enactment

This research aims to determine whether current legal structures (secular or religious) are sufficient to enable the proper functioning of waqf in Malaysia; and if not, whether there is need for changes or innovations to be introduced within the existing…

Journal (English)
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The Islamic Gold Dinar – Myths and Reality

Recently, there have been an increasing number of publications and conferences on the re-introduction of the Islamic gold dinar, a coin with pure gold content. The phenomenon could even be construed as a campaign. The proponents of this idea, who…

Journal (English)