Middle East and North Africa

Middle East and North Africa

KFH Participates In 2018 Annual Meetings Of The IMF And World...

Kuwait Finance House (KFH) participated in the 2018 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group October 12 - 14. Held...

UAE Startup Menachain is Developing a Cryptocurrency for the Middle East,...

A young startup named Menachain Solutions DWC-LLC is building a cryptocurrency and blockchain-based payment platform targeted at the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)...

Third International Forum on Islamic Banking Jurisprudence to Open October 15

The Sharjah Islamic Centre for Economy and Finance Studies at the University of Sharjah has organised the Third International Forum on Islamic Banking Jurisprudence,...

Turkey Allows Payment Agencies to Use Sukuk as Required Deposit at...

Turkey will allow payment agencies to hold the required deposit of 1 million lira ($169,425) at the central bank in the form of a...

Mercuria and CEO Receive ‘New Silk Road CEO Of The Year...

An international consortium brought together by Gulf Intelligence awarded Mercuria Energy and Mercuria CEO Marco Dunand the prestigious “New Silk Road CEO of the...

Dubai Developer Deyaar Makes Case for Sharia Compliant Hotels

Sharia-compliant hotels are still an untapped market within the UAE’s hospitality sector, according to the chief executive of real estate company Deyaar Development PJSC. Speaking...