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Key future opportunities for Islamic finance in focus

15 May, 2018      120

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      244

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      269

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      56

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      405

(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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After downturn, Islamic finance eyes profits, fintech: survey

02 May, 2018      365

(Reuters) - Islamic banks and insurers are focusing on profitability and new financial products as the industry shifts away from years of containing the adverse impact of low oil prices,...

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Islamic finance body IFSB to develop financial inclusion guidance

02 May, 2018      318

(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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Less than a month left before the anniversary summit "Russia – Islamic world: KazanSummit»

27 April, 2018      415

On May 10-12, 2018 the International Economic Summit "Russia - Islamic World: KazanSummit" will be held in Kazan. Anually KazanSummit has been gathering representatives of international organizations, public authorities, financial...

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'Trust in Islamic banking rising fast'

24 April, 2018      275

Customers' trust in Islamic banking will increase exponentially once the sector's assets reach $3.3 trillion by 2021 as predicted, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy and Chairman...

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Islamic banks set to see improvement in financial health, S&P says

24 April, 2018      200

Islamic banks in the GCC should see an improvement in their financial health by the middle of the year and asset growth is on track to rise in low single-digits...

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