3rd China-UAE Conference on Islamic Banking & Finance to explore potential for participative economy

3rd China-UAE Conference on Islamic Banking & Finance to explore potential for participative economy

DUBAI:  Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has reaffirmed its commitment to building bridges of knowledge, cultural, and economic exchange with China by organizing the China-UAE Conference on Islamic Banking and Finance (CUCIBF III) for the third consecutive year, on...
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CIMB clinches 12 prestigious awards at The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2018

CIMB clinches 12 prestigious awards at The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Group (CIMB) garnered 12 notable awards at The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2018 including ‘Sukuk Adviser of the Year in Asia Pacific’ for the seventh year in a row and Best Islamic Investment Bank in...
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Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank appoints Serhat Yildirim as Chief Digital Officer

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank appoints Serhat Yildirim as Chief Digital Officer

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a leading financial institution, has appointed Serhat Yildirim as its new Chief Digital Officer. This comes as part of the bank’s continuous efforts to accelerate its digital transformation strategy and enhance custo...
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Meethaq trains over 10000 students in ‘Little Investor’ programme

Meethaq trains over 10000 students in ‘Little Investor’ programme

MUSCAT: Meethaq, the pioneer of Islamic banking in Oman from Bank Muscat, in step with the bank’s vision ‘To serve you better, everyday’ and commitment to promoting sustainable development, successfully concluded the third phase of its ‘Little Investor...
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Meethaq Sharia’a board reviews growth strategy

Meethaq Sharia’a board reviews growth strategy

MUSCAT: The Sharia’a supervisory board of Bank Muscat’s Meethaq Islamic Banking window held its first meeting of 2018 under the chairmanship of Sheikh Dr Ali Qaradaghi at Bank Muscat head office. The meeting was attended by the board members and...
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Islamic Finance Knowledge Program Highlights Business Opportunities to Entrepreneurs in Oman

Islamic Finance Knowledge Program Highlights Business Opportunities to Entrepreneurs in Oman

MUSCAT: As part of their Islamic finance knowledge program, Bank Nizwa, Takaful Oman Insurance and Al Kawthar fund organized their latest workshop in Sohar to highlight the promising and sustainable business opportunities available to entrepreneurs and Small a...
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Bank Muscat’s Meethaq exceeds target of 5000 students in ‘Little Investor’ programme

Bank Muscat’s Meethaq exceeds target of 5000 students in ‘Little Investor’ programme

MUSCAT: Meethaq, the pioneer of Islamic banking in Oman from Bank Muscat, has achieved a milestone exceeding the number of school students targetted for financial literacy training as part of its ‘Little Investor’ programme. The programme, presently under ...
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BTMU provides $353m Islamic loan to Malaysian Saudi Telecom unit

BTMU provides $353m Islamic loan to Malaysian Saudi Telecom unit

TOKYO: The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ has provided an Islamic syndicated loan to a Malaysian affiliate of Saudi Arabia’s state-owned telecom company, Saudi Telecom. The ringgit-based loan amount is about 41.7 billion yen ($353 million). Islamic finance...
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Bank Dhofar’s Maisarah conducts training session on Islamic banking

Bank Dhofar’s Maisarah conducts training session on Islamic banking

MUSCAT: With the aim of enhancing its employees understanding to Sharia related matters and to provide a greater insight into Islamic finance topics, Bank Dhofar’s Maisarah Islamic Banking Services (Maisarah) recently held a training session on ‘Islami...
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Alizz Islamic Bank wins best sukuk deal of the year award at GIFA 2017

Alizz Islamic Bank wins best sukuk deal of the year award at GIFA 2017

MUSCAT: Alizz Islamic Bank recently won the award for ‘Best Sukuk Deal 2017’ at the seventh Global Islamic Finance Awards 2017 (GIFA) held in Astana, Kazakhstan. The award was received on behalf of the bank by Mustafa al Lawati, head...
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