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Uzbekistan set to develop Islamic banking system

22 May, 2018      229

By Arno Maierbrugger/Gulf Times Correspondent /Bangkok   Uzbekistan is joining the rising number of Central Asian nations to develop a Shariah-compliant banking system given its large Muslim population and rising...

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Jordan Islamic Bank leading the way in sustainable finance

21 May, 2018      221

Some banks have been meeting high standards for many years. Established in 1978, Jordan Islamic Bank (JIB) is recognised to be a pioneer, both locally and globally, as a financial...

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Jordan Islamic Bank leading the way in sustainable finance

21 May, 2018      81

Some banks have been meeting high standards for many years. Established in 1978, Jordan Islamic Bank (JIB) is recognised to be a pioneer, both locally and globally, as a financial...

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University highlights importance of Islamic Finance education

19 May, 2018      223

WITH the rising importance of Islamic Finance in the global financial services industry, the University of Reading Malaysia is positioning itself to be a leader in the delivery of higher...

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Steadily growing Islamic finance sector at dev stage

18 May, 2018      242

Observer Report Islamabad The steadily growing Islamic finance sector is at a development stage at which it is about time to define and address the sector’s main future opportunities to...

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Key future opportunities for Islamic finance in focus

15 May, 2018      91

Farm workers thresh rice during a harvest in Bucheki village, Faisalabad district of Punjab province, Pakistan (file). Regarding agriculture finance, Islamic banks should address the needs of underbanked rural populations...

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Key future opportunities for Islamic finance in focus

15 May, 2018      219

Farm workers thresh rice during a harvest in Bucheki village, Faisalabad district of Punjab province, Pakistan (file). Regarding agriculture finance, Islamic banks should address the needs of underbanked rural populations...

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Converging Islamic finance with green investment

14 May, 2018      242

Tan Sri Ranjit Ajit Singh and SC deputy chief executive Datuk Zainal Izlan Zainal Abidin (centre) with representatives from The World Bank and IOSCO   KUALA LUMPUR: The Securities Commission...

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ISLAMIC FINANCE AND THE SDGs: FRAMING THE OPPORTUNITY, "London and Kuala Lumpur collaborate on promoting the SDGs through Islamic Finance”

05 May, 2018      26

UK – 5th May 2020, The Islamic Finance Council UK (UKIFC), in partnership with Malaysia based International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA), has launched the first report in...

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Islamic finance body IFSB to develop financial inclusion guidance

02 May, 2018      342

(Reuters) - The Malaysia-based Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) said on Wednesday it will develop a technical note on financial inclusion, aiming to widen the reach of sharia-compliant banking to...

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