Islamic Finance

Indonesia’s top Islamic finance official to speak at London

by TMR
One of the top Islamic finance official from Indonesia, which in February returned to the global sukuk market when it raised US$2 billion (RM8.4 ...

Tenom small hydropower plants show RE projects bankable

Telekosang’s proposed RM470m senior sukuk badged as world’s 1st-rated mini-hydro project sukuk
by HABHAJAN SINGH / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS The sukuk and ...

Aligning business practices with ethics

Islamic finance underpins its financial instrument constructs in alignment with best global business practices
By NORIPAH KAMSO The week of March 18th, ...

AAOIFI holds public hearings on 2 standard exposure drafts

By TMR
The Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) held public hearings on two of its standards on March 20 in ...

Boosting Shariah compliance risk culture

BNM expects continued progress in evolving a strong Shariah compliance risk culture that is well integrated and self reinforcing within IFIs
By Faizal ...

Linking governance index to investment portfolio

Malaysia has been the leading Muslim majority country for an extended period of time in our scoring system. But it ...

Al Rajhi and Palestine Islamic Bank select Temenos to power digital transformation

By TMR
Saudi Arabia-based Al Rajhi Bank and Palestine Islamic Bank (PIB) have selected Temenos AG to power their digital transformation and enhance ...

Time to crank up digital transformation blueprint for Islamic finance, says Zeti

By HABHAJAN SINGH / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Islamic finance will require a digital transformation blueprint in its armoury as the industry attempts ...

Lessons from UK’s All-Party Parliamentary Group for Islamic Finance

It’s an informal governance mechanism that allows people to participate in a timely and systematic manner
By Marizah Minhat ...

MITEC kitchens get halal certification from Jakim

By TMR
The Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre’s (MITEC) kitchens have been certified halal by the Department of Islamic Development ...

IsDB considers green sukuk in RM8b issues

By BLOOMBERG
RABAT/DUBAI • Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), the multilateral lender to 57 member countries, is considering selling green sukuk and ...

Indonesian Islamic banks show better performance on soaring demand

Further development of risk management and corporate governance standards is key to improving its competitiveness ...