News & Update

Submit Press Release

Labuan FSA confident on double digit growth of new company in 2019

26 March, 2019      250

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...

more +


New products to sustain momentum at Takaful Malaysia Keluarga

22 March, 2019      267

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,...

more +


ISRA wins the “BEST ISLAMIC RESEARCH FIRM” for the fifth year running

21 March, 2019      952

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...

more +


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

20 March, 2019      453

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...

more +


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

20 March, 2019      186

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...

more +


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

15 March, 2019      477

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...

more +


INCEIF collaborates with key stakeholders as it pushes for sustainable financing

14 March, 2019      299

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...

more +


Islamic finance important element to support China’s New Silk Road initiative

14 March, 2019      269

Shariah-compliant financing plays a steadily growing role in China’s New Silk Road project, also known as Belt and Road Initiative, a mega-development plan for infrastructure and economic development currently involving...

more +


BIMB Invest in partnership with CIMB Group for new ESG fund

13 March, 2019      301

KUALA LUMPUR: BIMB Investment Management Bhd (BIMB Invest), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd, is targeting RM1 billion subscription for its BIMB-Arabesque i Global Dividend Fund 1 this...

more +


BIMB Invest aims to increase global shariah equity fund to RM1bil this year

13 March, 2019      326

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd’s unit, BIMB Investment Management Bhd (BIMB Invest) aims to increase the size of its global shariah-environmental, social and governance (ESG) equity fund, BIMB-Arabesque i...

more +