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  • 25-01-2017
    ​The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Legal Department have organized a regional consultation workshop on the Sukuk Model Law, in partnership with the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).The workshop was held at the BCEAO headquarters in Dakar, Senegal from 23-24 January 2017. Participants
  • 16-01-2017
    ​​Jakarta, 16 January 2017 – Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI), CGO Indonesia and Indonesia Financial Services Authority (OJK) co-hosted an Islamic Finance Seminar entitled "Transforming Indonesia into a Global Islamic Finance Hub" in Jakarta on Monday, 16 January 2017. The seminar aimed at discussing the opportunities and challenges
  • 01-01-2017
    ​The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI), a Member and the knowledge hub of the Islamic Development Bank Group (IDBG), hereby invites submissions for research projects that propose policy work on Islamic Economics, Finance and Banking. Given the importance of Islamic finance in mobilizing the resources needed to meet the Sustainable Development
  • 18-12-2016
    Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia [18 December 2016] – Winner of the 2016 Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Prize in Islamic Banking and Finance, Prof. M. Kabir Hassan, has said that Islamic finance could play a bigger role on the global stage especially towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).Prof. Hassan, a Professor of Finance at the
  • 01-12-2016
    ​​​​​Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia [1 December 2016] – An international flagship program for Shari'ah scholars in the Islamic finance industry was launched today, with the aim to improve effectiveness in providing advisory services to financial institutions. The program, titled "Leadership Anatomy for Shari'ah Scholars in Finance", is jointly
Inaugural Symposium on Islamic Economics and Finance