Serious gaps in Islamic banking and finance
By Prof Dr Obiyathulla Ismath Bacha
Available at: inceif.org
The modern variant of Islamic banking and finance (IBF), as we now know, has been around for more than three decades, closing in on 40 years. There is no doubting that it has made huge strides. Today, Islamic banking has a global presence — operating in... Read More
Welcoming new students of IIUM
Taaruf Week does not only aim at providing and familiarising new students with information on the physical environment and the facilities available in the campus and rules, regulations and procedures but Taaruf Week is very essential in POSITIONING THE MIND of the new students about the Mission, Vision and aspiration of IIUM. Make the most... Read More
Speed of Change Does Matter
When talking about change and reform, SPEED does matter. Alvin Toffler talks about Speed of Change in his book, Revolutionary Wealth. Stephen Covey writes about the Speed of Trust that change everything. Speed of Change and Culture of Trust.
SPEED does matter.
Humanising Higher Education
While numerous institutions are now talking about artificial intelligence, university without campus, data analytic, disruptive technology, massive online courses, distance degrees, Yale-NUS College is offering different educational approach. They bring sciences, humanities and social sciences together. All students regardless of degree programmes must take liberal art subjects for 3 semesters such as literature and the humanities, philosophy,... Read More
INTERNALISATION OF VALUES THROUGH USRAH AT IIUM
Encouraged by Tun Mahathir’s recent excursion to Japan, YB Dr Maszlee stressed on the need to internalise values into students beginning from preschool to tertiary education. This surfaced from Tun’s recent visit to Japan and upon learning of Japan’s initiative in inculcating values in its students, Tun aspired the same for Malaysia. Furthermore,... Read More
Fiqh al-Muwatanah Dalam Naratif Malaysia Baharu
A’uzubillah Mina as-Syaitanirrajim, Bismillahirrahmanirrahim
Assalamu’alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh
Alhamdulillah syukur ke hadrat Allah SWT kerana dengan izinNya kita dapat bersama menjayakan Seminar Fiqh Kewarganegaraan 2018, sebuah Majlis Ilmu bertemakan Fiqh al-Muwatanah Dalam Naratif Malaysia Baharu yang julung kalinya diadakan di Negeri Sembilan. Lebih bermakna lagi apabila Seminar ini diadakan seiring dengan perubahan lanskap politik Malaysia... Read More
SEMINAR FIQH KEWARGANEGARAAN
Kami bawakan khas kali ini di Negeri Sembilan Majlis Ilmu Berkuasa Tinggi membicarakan topik yang sangat penting kepada masyarakat. Dalam konteks negara bangsa dunia moden bersistemkan demokrasi hari ini, wacana segar mengenai fiqh kenegaraan wajar diangkat dan didiskusikan secara menyeluruh.
Dengan memahami teks dan konteks serta menghayati dinamika fiqh al-muwatanah, Malaysia sebenarnya berupaya untuk menjadi model negara yang... Read More
IMF Executive Board Adopts Decisions to Formally Recognize the Core Principles for Islamic Finance Regulation (CPIFR) for Banking
Available at: imf.org
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today endorsed a proposal on the use of the Core Principles for Islamic Finance Regulation (CPIFR), which were developed by the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) with the participation of the... Read More