Asia and the Pacific

Asia and the Pacific

Exsim Issues Landmark RM3.0 Billion Sukuk

Exsim Development Group (EDG) has successfully established its...

Standard Chartered Weighs Options for Malaysia Islamic Arm

Standard Chartered Plc is considering options for its Islamic banking unit in Malaysia, including a potential sale, people with knowledge of the matter said. The...

AIFC Ready to Provide Islamic Finance-related Arbitration in Astana

Born and raised in the U.K., British lawyer and arbitrator, Freeman of the City of London, Shariah scholar and Islamic finance expert Sheikh Bilal...

Renewable Energy Investments Increased Five-fold Globally Over Past 15 Years

In 2018, moderate declines in investments in renewables globally were offset by increased investments in energy efficiency technologies across the building industry and transport...

Asian Development Bank Invests $20 Million in AC Energy’s First Climate...

The Asian Development Bank (ADB ) has invested $20 million in the first climate bond issuance of AC Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corporation in...

Faysal Bank Joins Hands with CEIF IMSciences

Faysal Bank joined hands with the Institute of Management Sciences (IMSciences) Department of Centre for Excellence in Islamic Finance (CEIF) for the promotion of...