Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

IADI, IFSB to Develop Islamic Insurance Systems

The International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) and the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) have partnered to develop, and promote technical standards for the...

Inaugural Launch of Global Islamic Fintech Summit to be held in...

The 1st Annual Global Islamic FinTech Summit (GIFS) is set to launch on September 18th-19th 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. GIFS 2018 will be...

SEC Approves Guidelines on ASEAN Green Bonds

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the guidelines for the issuance of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Green Bonds in the...

Waqfcoin: Crowdfunding Platform Uses Blockchain to Serve Humanity

Serving humanity must be an objective of all human beings. There are many ways in which humanity can be served. One of the most...

Islamic Housing, a Divisive Business Idea

As red and white adornes streets, buildings and residential areas ahead of Independence Day, Indonesians are gearing up for games, barbecues, parades and bazaars...

GuarantCo and Sindicatum Renewables Sign Deal for Green Bonds Worth $60...

GuarantCo Ltd, a part of Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), has signed a deal with Singapore-based developer Sindicatum Renewables for $60 million worth of...