Islamic Finance

After sanctions, Iran’s economy is nearing a crisis

By LADANE NASSERI, GOLNAR MOTEVALLI & ARSALAN SHAHLA / Pic By BLOOMBERG
In the run-up to the Aug 7 resumption of US sanctions against Iran, the ...

The role of Islamic finance in healing the planet

Thought leadership, assessment of priorities and a call to action in a coordinated fashion would be a prime driver
By DAUD VICARY ABDULLAH / Pic By ...

Islamic social finance can play ‘key role’ in healthcare, sanitation

Good governance and policy needed to implement initiatives and practices professionally and ethically, a Jakarta symposium told
by HABHAJAN SINGH / ...

Fed raises rates, emerging markets roil — it’s déjà vu

For the second time this year, the US Federal Reserve (Fed) has raised interest rates. With the recent 25 basis-point hike, the Fed funds rate is now near ...

Ask what problems they solve, how they solve it better

By AZLEENA IDRIS / Pic By BLOOMBERG
In the first part, we had explained and distinguished distributed ledger technology (DLT), blockchain, digital ...

Africa needs conducive economic, regulatory environments

Islamic finance could contribute, at least modestly, in helping the continent achieve many challenges
By HABHAJAN SINGH / Pic By BLOOMBERG Investor ...

Canon’s New Range of imageCLASS Laser Printers Fulfills Office Printing Needs with Space-Saving and Streamlined Work Processes

KUALA LUMPUR, 23 JULY 2018 – Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd recently introduced its new range of laser printers designed specifically to meet business ...

IKIM hosts talk on DLT, blockchain, digital currency and cryptocurrency

BY AZLEENA IDRIS / Pic By BLOOMBERG
In February, Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia (IKIM) held a roundtable on this topic. Officiated by ...

Crypto firm Stellar gets IF certification

By TMR
California-Based Stellar has received certification from Islamic scholars for its blockchain platform and related cryptocurrency, aiming to ...

Dubai’s biggest banks beat profit estimates

Dubai • Emirates NBD PJSC and Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC reported their second-quarter profit that beat analyst estimates as rising construction activity in ...

Canon Enhances Photography Experience with Next Generation EF L-Series Telephoto Zoom Lenses

Canon updates the EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS III USM and the EF70-200mm f/4L IS II USM lenses, offering superb imaging quality with enhanced image stabilisation. ...

Double win for Kenanga investors

Kenanga Investors wins two awards at the Fundsupermart.com Recommended Unit Trusts Awards 2018/2019
Kuala Lumpur, 16 July 2018: Kenanga Investors Group ...