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HDC: Malaysia seeking partners to improve halal economy

04 April, 2019      11

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will continue to aggressively identify countries to be its partners to improve the halal economy amid the global political and economic uncertainties.   Halal Industry Development Corporation...

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Press Release: The 11th World Halal Conference 2019 Presents Strategic Direction For The Halal Economy

03 April, 2019      90

THE 11TH WORLD HALAL CONFERENCE 2019 PRESENTS STRATEGIC DIRECTION FOR THE HALAL ECONOMY     Kuala Lumpur – The 11th World Halal Conference (WHC) 2019 commenced today, facilitating discussions on...

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Matrade eyes up to RM600m potential sales from INSP

03 April, 2019      8

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) expects up to RM600 million in potential sales to be generated from the International Sourcing Programme (INSP) this year from RM602.45 million...

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Islamic finance – yes, it is for real

02 April, 2019      28

AS we celebrate close to four decades of Islamic Finance (IF), we ask ourselves this question – is IF for real? Is IF the real deal? Elephant in the room...

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Islamic finance becoming a multi-faceted industry

27 March, 2019      17

Two separate news announcements last week have shed a brilliant light on the Islamic finance industry in Qatar. As reported by Gulf Times, Qatar will launch an energy-focused Islamic bank...

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Islamic banking in 2019 to grow at the same rate as 2018 — RAM

27 March, 2019      20

KUALA LUMPUR (March 26): Financing growth of the Islamic banking sector is expected to come in at around 10% to 11% this year, RAM Rating Services Bhd said, which is...

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Bank Muamalat targets 80,000 new accounts on Ez-Zakat launch

26 March, 2019      18

Bank Muamalat Malaysia Bhd targets 80,000 new deposit accounts in its care, following the launch of its Ez-Zakat Muamalat feature that calculates and deducts zakat from the account owners’ savings automatically....

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Labuan FSA confident on double digit growth of new company in 2019

26 March, 2019      15

LABUAN: The Labuan Financial Services Authority (Labuan FSA) is confident of recording another double digit growth in new companies to be incorporated in Labuan International Business and Financial Centre (Labuan...

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New products to sustain momentum at Takaful Malaysia Keluarga

22 March, 2019      14

Syarikat Takaful Malaysia Keluarga Bhd is attracting investor interest as its current valuation does not reflect its performance potential. Affin Hwang Capital Research, a unit of Affin Hwang Investment Bank Bhd,...

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ISRA wins the “BEST ISLAMIC RESEARCH FIRM” for the fifth year running

21 March, 2019      244

March 21, 2019 - For the fifth consecutive year, the International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) continues to dominate in the category of Best Islamic Research Firm, cementing its...

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