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AAOIFI Board of Trustees appoints new Secretary General

08 April, 2019      464

The Board of Trustees of the the Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) appointed Mr. Omar Mustafa Ansari as its new Secretary General in its meeting held...

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Emirates Islamic becomes world's first Islamic bank to launch banking via WhatsApp

08 April, 2019      165

Dubai: Emirates Islamic has announced the launch of Chat Banking services for customers via WhatsApp, marking a global first in the Islamic banking sector. The bank’s customers will now able to conduct...

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Qatar Chamber to support local products to enter world halal market

08 April, 2019      148

DOHA: Qatar Chamber has participated in the three-day International Halal Conference and Exhibition that concluded in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. The Chamber’s delegation was headed by the Board Member Dr. Mohamed Jawhar...

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Islamic banking in Ethiopia offers Muslims financial inclusion

05 April, 2019      160

Sharia-compliant finance boosts financial inclusion in Ethiopia, but a fully-fledged Islamic bank has yet to take root. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - It's afternoon in Addis Ababa's bustling Bole Michael district,...

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Bungkus by honestbee, our solution to the problem with halal food delivery in Malaysia

04 April, 2019      638

The Launch of BUNGKUS BY HONESTBEE graced by Hanisofian Alias, Vice President Industry Development, Halal Industry Development Corporation.   KUALA LUMPUR, April 4th, 2019- Bungkus by honestbee was officially launched...

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HDC: Malaysia seeking partners to improve halal economy

04 April, 2019      168

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      720

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      119

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      158

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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Time to boost Islamic deposits

01 April, 2019      123

KUALA LUMPUR: The Islamic banking industry needs to explore ways to attract more deposits in the wake of stiff competition from institutional funds. Islamic banking veteran Datuk Badlisyah Abdul Ghani...

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