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Alizz Islamic Bank promotes Omanis

05 June, 2018      424

Muscat: Reaffirming its position of developing local talent in the banking sector, Alizz Islamic Bank’s human resources division has announced the promotion of several of its employees to senior management...

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Islamic finance can fund infrastructure shortfall

05 June, 2018      531

The boss of an Islamically compliant superannuation fund has hit out at lack of infrastructure investment as "intergenerational theft", calling on the federal government to tap the growing market for...

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Game-changer for global Islamic finance

05 June, 2018      770

AS a contemporary movement, the global Islamic finance industry is merely 43 years old. After four decades it continues to grow and evolve in size and complexity, with assets under...

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UAE research center to help promote Islamic finance in Azerbaijan

02 June, 2018      369

The AlHuda Center of Islamic Banking and Economics will help Azerbaijan improve literacy in Islamic financial services and promote other services, the Center told Trend. The Al Huda Center has...

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UAE research center to help promote Islamic finance in Azerbaijan

02 June, 2018      348

The AlHuda Center of Islamic Banking and Economics will help Azerbaijan improve literacy in Islamic financial services and promote other services, the Center told Trend. The Al Huda Center has...

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Parliamentary forum on Islamic banking wants regulations amended

31 May, 2018      421

Kampala. Former Finance minister Syda Bumba has asked government to amend the Islamic Banking and Finance Regulations to realign them to the sector needs and new innovations. Speaking at a...

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Islamic finance should keep an eye on the ‘petro yuan’

29 May, 2018      491

China’s recent introduction of yuan-denominated oil futures and the country’s planned move to pay for imported oil in its own currency, yuan, or renminbi, instead of US dollars – replacing...

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Islamic banking system, Jaiz, to begins operations in Ondo

29 May, 2018      643

Jaiz, an Islamic banking system has finalized arrangements to begin operations in Akure, the Ondo state capital.   The Executive Director of the bank, Alhaji Abdul Fatai Amoo disclosed this...

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With IMF nod, industry body IFSB to tighten Islamic finance guidance

29 May, 2018      449

(Reuters) - The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) will expand its guidance for national regulators after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) adopted its standard for Islamic banking, hastening efforts to...

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How IMF plans to regulate and supervise Islamic banks in Nigeria and other countries

28 May, 2018      492

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board has endorsed a proposal on the use of the core principles for Islamic Finance Regulation (CPIFR), which were developed by the Islamic Financial...

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