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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      695

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      173

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      196

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      124

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      141

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      176

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      632

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      217

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      310

  -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      246

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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