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Female entrepreneurs go for Islamic financing

23 December, 2017      96

JEDDAH: Under the patronage of Princess Lolowah Al-Faisal, Effat University hosted the Third International Islamic Finance Conference on Thursday at the university’s campus. Participants included many academic and financial leaders,...

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Malaysia to introduce first Islamic Digital Framework

20 December, 2017      105

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will be introducing its first Islamic Digital Economy (IDE) framework to claim the leadership role in the global halal marketplace.   Through the IDE, Malaysia Digital Economy...

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Harness fintech in zakat and waqf, says Sultan Nazrin

13 December, 2017      422

By BERNAMA / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL The Sultan of Perak has called on Shariah scholars to embrace new technology in overall Islamic finance and to envisage how “fintech”...

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Governor's Welcoming Remarks at the Shariah Advisory Council (SAC) 20-Year Anniversary Dinner

12 December, 2017      128

Governor's Welcoming Remarks at the Shariah Advisory Council (SAC) 20-Year Anniversary Dinner Speaker: Governor Muhammad bin Ibrahim, FCB Venue: Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur Date: 12 Dec 2017   Welcome to...

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PRESS RELEASE: Key insights emerge as the 24th World Islamic Banking Conference kicks off in Bahrain

12 December, 2017      226

  -Key highlights from the first day of the conference include the Governor’s Address, an exclusive interview trailing the vision for the next 40 years of Islamic Banking, the launch...

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Bursa Malaysia launches Islamic Securities Selling and Buying Negotiated Transaction

12 December, 2017      179

KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia Bhd launched the world’s first Shariah-compliant alternative to the Securities Borrowing and Lending Negotiated Transaction (SBLNT) framework, called Islamic Securities Selling and Buying Negotiated Transaction (ISSBNT)....

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Trustbank Amanah Brings Islamic Financing To Suriname

08 December, 2017      114

Trustbank Amanah has opened its doors. From l-r: Jim Rasam (project director), minister Gillmore Hoefdraad, Maureen Badjoeri (CEO), Nida Raza (director advisory ICD) and president CBvS, Glenn Gersie. POSTED BY: STARNIEUWS DECEMBER...

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Press Release: Industry Stalwarts set to headline the 24th World Islamic Banking Conference

04 December, 2017      159

Industry Stalwarts set to headline the 24th World Islamic Banking Conference        Amwaj Islands, Kingdom of Bahrain, November 30 2017: Under the patronage of HRH Prince Khalifa bin...

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Solidarity General Takaful, Al Ahlia Insurance merger complete

04 December, 2017      110

Solidarity Group Holding, the largest Takaful Group in the world, has announced the successful completion of the merger between its two Bahrain based subsidiaries Solidarity General Takaful and Al Ahlia...

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Cleric to parents: Encourage children to study Islamic finance

03 December, 2017      89

Dr Tajudeen Yusuf, Acting President, Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals (IIFP), has advised parents to encourage their children to study Islamic finance to benefit from new opportunities emerging from the...

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