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Etiqa aims to sustain growth

12 March, 2019      272

PETALING JAYA: Malayan Banking Bhd’s insurance unit Etiqa aims to stay ahead of the market in terms of growth amid a challenging economic and operating environment. Etiqa Insurance and Takaful group...

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Saudi Real Estate Refinance Company mulls $2.3 billion Sukuk issuance

11 March, 2019      224

(Bloomberg) --Saudi Arabia’s first mortgage-refinancing firm is set to debut in the bond market with a plan to raise as much as SAR 8.5 billion ($2.3 billion) this year as...

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Islamic finance, responsible financing share common ground, RAM says

07 March, 2019      301

KUALA LUMPUR: RAM Rating sees Islamic finance playing a vital role in supporting the implementation of socially responsible investing (SRI, which includes environment, social and governance (ESG) matters) and funding...

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Turkey expands Islamic banking sector, strives to become a regional hub

06 March, 2019      263

The Turkish government through its banking regulations and supervisory authority BDDK last week approved a new Islamic lender, Emlak Katilim Bankasi, to take up operations, according to a February 27...

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Islamic finance plays an important role in promotion of Halal industry: Zubair Mughal

05 March, 2019      644

Dubai: For the promotion of Halal industry the role of Islamic finance is very important. By the support of Islamic banking and finance institutions, Halal industry is growing rapidly and...

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TH remains under the Prime Minister’s Department

26 February, 2019      242

PETALING JAYA: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) today clarified that Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH) would remain under the purview of the Prime Minister’s Department, following rumours the pilgrims’ fund would...

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ISRA-IBS Corner Sedia Bahan Bacaan Berkaitan Kewangan Islam Terbitan ISRA

25 February, 2019      713

UUM ONLINE: Satu sudut dinamakan ISRA-IBS Corner yang menyediakan bahan bacaan mengenai kewangan Islam terbitan International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) telah dilancarkan Timbalan Naib Canselor (Hal Ehwal...

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The IFSB and ISRA Renew MoU for Strategic Collaboration

22 February, 2019      300

Photo: Taken at the 2nd Islamic Fintech Dialogue 2019 | IFD2019   Kuala Lumpur, 22 February 2019 – The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) and International Shari'ah Research Academy for...

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Common standards needed to globalise Islamic finance

20 February, 2019      280

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia supports Qatar Financial Centre’s proposal to have common platforms and technology with other nations to serve the US$2 trillion global Islamic finance market. “Malaysia supports the initiative...

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BNM lancar dasar tangani jenayah siber

20 February, 2019      309

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) akan melancarkan dasar Pengurusan Risiko Dalam Teknologi pada Jun tahun ini bagi menyediakan garis panduan, terutama bagi institusi kewangan, memerangi peningkatan jenayah siber. Ketua...

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