Middle East and North Africa

Middle East and North Africa

Middle East Companies Awarded for Outstanding Corporate Governance

Good governance and ethical practices are very important in every social segment, especially in the financial sector. Changes in the economic environments and the...

Corrupt Countries Have Great Potential to Develop Ethical Business Practices

Countries with highest corruption rates have great potential to improve and develop sustainable, ethical business practices. Stakeholders are inclined to support value-based projects and businesses...

Islamic Banking Offers Ethical Alternative to Conventional Banking

Islamic banking offers ethical alternative to traditional banking, Al Rayan Bank’s Sultan Choudhury says. The Chief Executive of one of the largest UK-based Sharia-compliant banks...

Ethics-driven Ibdar Bank Appoints Ayman Sejiny as New CEO

Following an approval of the Board of Directors, Bahrain’s Ibdar Bank has announced Sunday the appointment of Ayman Sejiny as new Chief Executive Officer. Sejiny...

The role of digital currencies and Blockchain in Islamic finance

The growing popularity of digital currencies and technology such as blockchain in various industries has sparked a revolution in terms of how people pay...

Islamic Bank invests in TAPI pipeline

The Islamic Development Bank has announced a $500 million loan to the proposed Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline project, supported by the US rehabilitation policy for...