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

26 December, 2017      154

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      180

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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Mawarid Finance launches Fatwa Book on Mawarid 10th Anniversary

24 December, 2017      108

Mawarid Finance has recently launched a Book titled “Shariah Fatwas of Mawarid Finance”. Press Release Dubai:  Mawarid Finance has recently launched a Book titled “Shariah Fatwas of Mawarid Finance”. Published...

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Female entrepreneurs go for Islamic financing

23 December, 2017      125

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      150

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      530

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      190

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      282

  -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      219

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      158

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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