Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

CDB Issues First Securitized Products of Green Credit Assets

  China Development Bank (CDB), the world's largest development finance institution, issued its securitized products of green credit assets on the interbank market for the...

Sukuk Can Be Floated for Funding Diamer-Bhasha Dam

Over the previous more than a decade, more than 100 Sukuk (Islamic bonds) have been issued in Pakistan with the first in 2006. These...

Meezan Bank Gets Best Banking Award for 2018

Meezan Bank Limited on Friday won the 3rd Pakistan Banking Awards in the category of the Best Bank for 2018, while Habib Bank Ltd...

Masteel to Raise RM130m via Sukuk

Malaysia Steel Works (KL) Bhd (Masteel) plans to raise RM130 million via the issuance of sukuk for refinancing, capital expenditure and working capital requirements. In...

Banks Key in Vietnam’s Green Growth Strategy

The banking sector plays a key role in “green” investment, including directing credit flow into environmentally-friendly sectors and restricting flow into projects which might...

Amãna Bank Awarded the Best Islamic Bank of the Year in...

Amãna Bank was adjudicated with the Gold Award for Islamic Bank of the Year in the South Asian region at the recently concluded Islamic...