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April 13, 2010

UM Financial launches first Islamic credit cards in Canada

No interest MasterCard aims at devout Muslims Available at: http://www.thestar.com/business/article/794124–operating-finances-in-good-faith?bn=1 Zero interest and faith are not words one commonly associates with credit cards. They do have […]
April 7, 2010

Islamic banks need to introduce transparency

Islamic banks need to introduce transparency: Khurshid Ahmad Available at: http://www.onlinenews.com.pk/details.php?id=161087 ISLAMABAD: Senator Professor Khurshid Ahmed has said that despite best efforts riba-free banking is yet […]
April 5, 2010

Sheikh Nizam Yaqubi refutes the claim of Fatwa Shopping in Islamic Finance

Available at: http://www.aleqt.com/2010/04/04/article_373863.html يعقوبي: هذه حملة مغرضة بلا دليل لتشويه صورة الصيرفة الإسلامية مؤسسات مالية غربية «تتسوق» الفتاوى..وفقيه بارز يتصدى للتشكيك في المصداقية أكد الشيخ نظام […]
March 31, 2010

Muslims Best Football Players

Assalamualaikum, Dear all, It has been quite sometimes that I do not add a new post in my thought column. Unlike the previous posts which were […]
March 30, 2010

The Current Economic Crisis – Is Islamic Finance a Solution?

The Current Economic Crisis – Is Islamic Finance a Solution? By Parvez Ahmed Available at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/parvez-ahmed/the-current-economic-cris_b_516965.html Throughout the current economic and financial crisis one contrarian statistic […]
March 24, 2010

The BNM tightens Shari’ah governance rules for IFIs

Malaysia c.bank tightens sharia rules for Islamic banks By Liau Y-Sing Available at: http://in.reuters.com/article/fundsNews/idINSGE62N02R20100324?sp=true KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 (Reuters) – Malaysia’s central bank announced on Wednesday […]
March 23, 2010

Shari’ah Governance in Islamic Finance Industry

Shariah governance in Islamic finance industry By MUSHTAK PARKER | ARAB NEWS Available at: http://arabnews.com/economy/islamicfinance/article33068.ece Prominent Saudi Shariah scholar and economist, Mohamed Ali Elgari, threw down […]
March 20, 2010

South Korean firms set to boost Asian sukuk market

South Korean firms set to boost Asian sukuk market Available: http://www.gulf-daily-news.com/NewsDetails.aspx?storyid=272940 MANAMA: South Korean institutions are showing increasing interest in Islamic financing to diversify capital raising […]
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