4th Cambridge Islamic Finance Leadership Programme concludes with huge success

4th Cambridge Islamic Finance Leadership Programme concludes with huge success

CAMBRIDGE: The 4th edition of Cambridge Islamic Finance Leadership Programme (Cambridge-IFLP) concluded recently with huge success that witnessed participation from around the world. While delegates were drawn from the UK, Nigeria, Kazakhstan, Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei, the largest contingent came...
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University highlights importance of Islamic Finance education

University highlights importance of Islamic Finance education

KUALA LUMPUR: With the rising importance of Islamic Finance in the global financial services industry, the University of Reading Malaysia is positioning itself to be a leader in the delivery of higher education programmes centred on the discipline. Henley Busi...
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Rising to the call for action for Halal

Rising to the call for action for Halal

JAKARTA: Embracing the increasing global movement towards a Halal-based economy, Management and Science University (MSU) takes a lead into Halal research, consultancy, training, and products, undertaking the development and promotion of all matters pertaining ...
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Malaysia University lecturer receives King Faisal International Prize 2018 award

Malaysia University lecturer receives King Faisal International Prize 2018 award

KUALA LUMPUR: International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) lecturer Prof Dr Irwandi Jaswir has been awarded the King Faisal International Prize 2018 for his contribution to Islam through the field of science. The Deputy Dean (Academics, Publication and Res...
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Effat partners with Islamic banking organization to empower Saudi women

Effat partners with Islamic banking organization to empower Saudi women

JEDDAH: Effat University signed a memorandum of understanding with the General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions (CIBAFI). The agreement was aimed at empowering women in Saudi Arabia by boosting their skills and knowledge in Islamic finance ...
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Shortage of experts in Islamic banking and finance remains a challenge

Shortage of experts in Islamic banking and finance remains a challenge

BRUNEI DARUSSALAM: More local Islamic banking and finance experts are needed to produce industry-ready professionals to fuel the country’s economy and realise its aspiration of becoming an Islamic financial hub, according to a senior academic. Speaking durin...
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