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Utilising Diversity for Resilient Economic Development

01 September, 2019      84

The annual international trade exhibition and conference is ready to welcome the exhibitors, conference delegates and speakers, trade buyers and visitors from different countries around the world   KUALA LUMPUR,...

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Amanie Advisors Support Ether’s Compliance With Islamic Finance Law

31 August, 2019      53

Islamic finance and Sharia advisory firm Amanie Advisors have established Ether’s (ETH) compliance with Islamic religious law. Ether receives Sharia endorsement In a blog post published on their website, Amanie...

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Manila steps up Islamic banking ‘to foster growth’

31 August, 2019      55

MANILA: Filipino Muslims will have access to a wider range of Islamic banking services under a new law signed by President Rodrigo Duterte. The expansion of the Islamic banking system in...

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R3 targets Islamic finance

29 August, 2019      16

Enterprise blockchain vendor R3 has partnered with a Dubai-based startup in an attempt to target the growing market for Islamic finance. The collaboration wlll see platform-as-a-service provider Wethaq use R3's...

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Islamic banking institutions urged to provide training to strengthen SME sector

29 August, 2019      13

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 28): Islamic banking institutions in Malaysia have been urged to provide extensive financing and entrepreneurship training to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in order to strengthen the...

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Islamic finance is alive and kicking in Malaysia, says BNM Governor

28 August, 2019      17

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 29): Malaysia’s Islamic banking industry is not phasing out of the limelight but is very much alive and kicking, gaining maturity and poised for further growth. This...

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Govt Sets Up Special Committee On Islamic Finance

28 August, 2019      18

PUTRAJAYA, Aug 27 -- The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has announced the establishment a Special Committee on Islamic Finance (JKKI) to promote and encourage development of Islamic Finance. The committee,...

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Establishment of Khidmat Nasihat Pembiayaan to provide advisory on financing

21 August, 2019      50

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) today announces the establishment of Khidmat Nasihat Pembiayaan (MyKNP). This is a joint collaboration by the Bank, Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC) and Agensi Kaunseling...

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ZakatTech Blockchain to track zakat collection

21 August, 2019      343

THE detailed and transparent movement of alms (zakat), from the moment of collection to the point of disbursement, could soon be tracked via ZakatTech, a pilot project that is expected...

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ISRA and SysCode Collaboration Agreement for the Research and Development of a Blockchain Platform to ensure end-to-end Shariah compliance

21 August, 2019      581

Kuala Lumpur, 7 August 2019 - The International Shari’ah Research Academy for Islamic Finance (ISRA) and SysCode Sdn Bhd today announce their collaboration agreement for the research and development  of...

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