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ARABIC - 2nd Year Anniversary of the Establishment of Islamic Economic Forum (IEF)

04 January, 2018      201

الذكرى السنوية الثانية لتأسيس منتدى الاقتصاد الإسلامي بيان صحفي:  2 يناير 2018 يوافق الذكرى السنوية الثانية لتأسيس منتدى الاقتصاد الإسلامي، وهو مجموعة علمية متخصصة على برنامج التواصل ًWhatsApp أسسها الشيخ...

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Qatar has strong economic foundation to build on Islamic finance industry

03 January, 2018      85

Qatar has strong economic foundation that helps support and enhances the investment trends in the Islamic finance industry, according to a top official of the Qatar Financial Center Authority (QFCA)....

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2nd Year Anniversary of the Establishment of Islamic Economic Forum (IEF)

02 January, 2018      169

Press Release - January 2nd, 2018 marks the 2nd Year Anniversary for the establishment of Islamic Economic Forum (IEF). With the immense need for continuous dialogue and discussion on matters...

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Egypt's Religious Leader: Crypto Trading Forbidden Under Islamic Law

02 January, 2018      76

Egypt's highest Islamic religious leader is now weighing in on the legitimacy of cryptocurrency trading. Shawki Allam, the current Grand Mufti of Egypt, said on Jan. 1 that cryptocurrency trading is...

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Islamic Finance Knowledge Program Highlights Business Opportunities to Entrepreneurs in Oman

02 January, 2018      75

As part of their Islamic finance knowledge program, Bank Nizwa, Takaful Oman Insurance and Al Kawthar fund organized their latest workshop in Sohar to highlight the promising and sustainable business...

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SIB raises capital through issuance of convertible sukuk

01 January, 2018      77

Dubai: Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) has successfully completed the issuance of Dh266.8 million worth of sukuk convertible into equity of the bank to the Sharjah Social Security Fund (SSSF). The...

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BNM's Syariah governance

28 December, 2017      83

BANK Negara Malaysia (BNM) has thrown down the gauntlet to the Islamic finance industry by raising the bar for Syariah governance, the very raison d’etre of the faith-based Islamic system...

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In Historic Move, #AAOIFI, Under Sponsorship of SABB’s Financial Services, Provides Free Access to Online Version of its Shari’ah Standards

27 December, 2017      428

In Historic Move, AAOIFI, Under Sponsorship of SABB’s Financial Services, Provides Free Access to Online Version of its Shari’ah Standards At the headquarters of the Saudi-British Bank (SABB) in Riyadh,...

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Alizz Islamic Bank wins best sukuk deal of the year award at GIFA 2017

26 December, 2017      106

Muscat -  Alizz Islamic Bank recently won the award for ‘Best Sukuk Deal 2017’ at the seventh Global Islamic Finance Awards 2017 (GIFA) held in Astana, Kazakhstan. The award was received...

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RAM assigns ‘AA3’ rating to Edra Energy’s sukuk

26 December, 2017      129

PETALING JAYA: RAM Ratings has assigned an “AA3/stable” rating to Edra Energy Sdn Bhd’s proposed sukuk wakalah of up to RM5.28 billion in nominal value (2017/2037) to fund the largest gas...

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