Professor Wilson was taking part in the last panel discussion on the final day of the International Islamic Finance Forum in Dubai, the leading event of its type in the world which has attracted …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, March 09 - 2004 @ 16:05
Can Dubai’s huge growth in hotels, high rise apartments, malls, financial and commercial centres be sustained? Can a city to rival Tokyo or New York really be created on the shores of the Arabian Gulf? …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, March 08 - 2005 @ 09:38
These sentiments were expressed through an electronic voting system by delegates and high-profile speakers at the Forum. Poor corporate credit was rated deemed as the primary cause of recent sukuk defaults and near defaults, followed …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, May 22 - 2010 @ 10:29
These statements resounded optimism from speakers at the International Islamic Finance Forum 2010. It also indicated the growth of Islamic finance both within the GCC region and globally.
“The sukuk markets will pick up in …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, May 17 - 2010 @ 09:57
UAE based organisers IIR have announced that Turkish Minister of Finance, Kemal Unakitan, will make a keynote address to the three plus hundred delegates on day two of the forum. IIFF Forum Director, Christianna …Read full article » : Wednesday, July 27 - 2005 @ 15:12
This comes as a direct challenge to Bahrain, Beirut and Dubai which are also pursuing this role.
At the opening of The International Islamic Finance Forum in Istanbul today Finance Minister H.E. Mr Kemal Unakitan …Read full article » : Tuesday, September 30 - 2003 @ 11:18
While the $1 trillion sub-prime crisis is causing turmoil in the conventional financial world, Bangladesh’s Grameen Bank continues to give interest-free loans of $15 with no time limit for repayment even to beggars.
“When it …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, April 13 - 2008 @ 14:51
A customised programme for IIFF Europe is being specifically designed and European banks will be eager to examine the growing demand for Shari’ah compliant wealth management and private banking services. It is estimated that Arab …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Thursday, April 19 - 2007 @ 11:11
“The market is changing wherein the cost of capital is becoming important. In the medium to long term, markets need a lot more funds, more listings and finally, more players to develop this market,” said …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, April 24 - 2010 @ 10:22
SRI, a growing force in the international investment industry, is a process that evaluates the social and environmental consequences of investments within the context of rigorous financial analysis. Companies that meet certain standards of corporate …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, March 22 - 2006 @ 09:46