Islamic Finance

Next gen accountants to be digital-minded

Many aspire to work in another country in their next role or at some time in their careers, finds an ACCA research
By HABHAJAN SINGH Who makes the cut ...
MoA signing ceremony

Special pathway for MIA members to become professionally qualified

The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA) and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) have extended a ...

A new infrastructure bank for the Muslim world

Pic By BLOOMBERG In recent months, Turkey, Indonesia and the Islamic Development Bank have announced the formation of an Islamic infrastructure bank ...

Bitcoin ‘not ideal’ as long-term investment, says research paper

Islamic finance industry should not consider its use in exchange, unless there is a specific need until a regulated and transparent framework is ...

Bank Muamalat announces six-month moratorium relief for customers and staff affected by floods in Penang and Kedah

Pic by Bernama
Kuala Lumpur, 9 November 2017 – Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad (Bank Muamalat) has put into immediate effect a six-month moratorium ...

Malaysia Airports and Tourism Malaysia sign MoU in World Travel Market (WTM) to promote and develop tourism into Malaysia

LONDON – Malaysia Airports and Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (Tourism Malaysia) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a ceremony held ...

RHB Islamic provides e-solutions to PBT Pengerang

RHB Islamic Bank Bhd has signed a strategic partnership with the Pengerang Local Authority (PBT Pengerang) to provide total e-solutions in managing its ...
Islamic Commercial Law Report 2018

Shariah issues in Islamic trust services

Trust services act to facilitate financial planning and security of individuals and their families, as well as protect family legacies
By ...
slamic Finance Week 2017

Bridging the gap between theory and actual practice

Islamic finance still faces serious issues when it comes to trained human resource capital
By HABHAJAN SINGH The fast-growing Islamic finance industry ...

MAHB adopts four schools under Beyond Borders School Adoption Programme

SEPANG – Malaysia Airports announced that it has adopted four new schools under its Beyond Borders School Adoption Programme. The announcement was ...

Tropicana appoints Lim Wee Chai as deputy chairman

Property developer, Tropicana Corporation Berhad and its group of companies (“Tropicana” or “Group”) announced the appointment of Tan Sri Dr. Lim ...
Nur Jazlan

Three Malaysian accountants gunning for ACCA global council

The 36-member council is tasked to shape its future and develop the profession
By HABHAJAN SINGH Three Malaysian accountants are running for elections ...