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Do Muslim Poor Self-Exclude Them from the Financial System for Reasons of Faith?

In a 2007 study “Islamic Microfinance Development: Challenges and Initiatives” undertaken by the Islamic Research and Training Institute, we observed that most of the member countries of the OIC with significant Muslim population had high and rising poverty levels. 787 more words


Finance: Dubai in talks for Islamic bond sale

Dubai is in talks with banks for a possible Islamic bond sale, people familiar with the matter said, as it considers joining its Gulf neighbors in using public markets to fund a budget deficit, … 255 more words


Research Journal - International -

This list is a copy paste from the mentioned blog below, only to make me easier to reach sometimes later. 188 more words

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Saudi Sukuk Delay Signals Investor Unease

Institutional names worldwide appear to be resisting an anticipated mega-sukuk to be offered by Saudi Arabia. If successful, the $10 billion sale would be the largest-ever, dollar-denominated Islamic bond offering. 171 more words

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Maqasid al-Shariah, SDGs and Environment

In this blog I seek to demonstrate the convergence of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in general, and the goal of climate management in particular with the objectives (Maqasid) of Shariah (MaS). 649 more words

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Sudah Islamikah Perbankan Syariah?

Sudah Islamikah Perbankan Syariah? Pertanyaan ini adalah pertanyaan yang seringkali muncul yang kemudian menjadikan Muslimin meragukan untuk ikut andil dalam kesertaan dengan perbankan syariah. Sebelum membahas lebih lanjut, mari kita buka kembali pemahaman kita mengenai konsep syariah pada perbankan dan bagaimana asal mulanya berkembang di Tanah Air. 844 more words


Islamic finance sees big growth in Europe

From: Arabnews

LULWA SHALHOUB | Published — Tuesday 31 January 2017

JEDDAH: In today’s connected world of business, Islamic finance is a concept that people working in the banking and finance industries are likely to come across in their careers. 1,417 more words