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Islamic finance becoming a multi-faceted industry

27 March, 2019      149

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      212

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      290

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      186

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      180

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      838

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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Islamic finance can play a big role in confronting poverty & inequality: Anwar Ibrahim

20 March, 2019      356

By Mohammad Shoeb | The Peninsula Islamic finance can play big role in confronting social and economic challenges such as growing inequality, poverty reduction, and the empowerment of marginalised people...

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Al Baraka Islamic Bank to cease operations at its diplomatic area branch

20 March, 2019      127

Manama, Bahrain: In line with its strategy to expand its presence in the digital banking sphere, Al Baraka Islamic Bank (Al Baraka – Bahrain), one of the leading financial institutions...

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The 11th Edition of The World Halal Conference Aims Towards Fostering A Robust Halal Economy Through Global Integration and Ethical Practice

15 March, 2019      365

News Release THE 11TH EDITION OF THE WORLD HALAL CONFERENCE AIMS TOWARDS FOSTERING A ROBUST HALAL ECONOMY THROUGH GLOBAL INTEGRATION AND ETHICAL PRACTICE KUALA LUMPUR – The 11th World Halal...

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INCEIF collaborates with key stakeholders as it pushes for sustainable financing

14 March, 2019      206

Kuala Lumpur, 14 March 2019 – The International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (“INCEIF”) constantly engages with its stakeholders to push the agenda of promoting sustainable development and exploring...

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