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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


Halal Pension Funds Transform Muslim World

Policymakers across the Islamic crescent are boosting their local asset-management industries by developing Shariah-compliant retirement plans. While still nascent, the trend reflects the growing size of faith-based financial planning in increasingly-prosperous Muslim societies. 101 more words

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Al-Haddad and Eldiwany refute Islamic Finance

An article from the 2008 economic crises written by the two scholars above makes for worthy reading.

I see it as evidence of calling the bluff of practitioners who dabble in nothing more than conventional finance twisted to fool millions who are easily swayed by superficiality… 77 more words

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Y-Sing Liau

| Updated Jan 6, 2017

The Koran forbids charging interest or paying it. Yet even strictly observant Muslims can participate in modern-day commerce. 845 more words

The Muslim Times

Muslims Mourn Gold Price

A major announcement in Islamic finance has been sidelined by a sharp turn in market conditions. Guidelines by industry regulators now define gold-use standards for Shariah-compliant banks and asset managers. 111 more words

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