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AN international conference on Islamic banking to be held in Prato, Italy, from Sept 9 to 10 is expected to serve as a platform for researchers, academicians, business leaders and banking industry practitioners to meet and discuss critical issues and ideas.
The phenomenal growth of Islamic banking in recent years underpins the need for greater standardisation of the system so as to eliminate confusion and facilitate wider acceptance of Islamic products and services.
MALAYSIAN Islamic banks need to tap the international market for further growth, according to an industry expert.
FOR bank customers who want the convenience of online banking but still do not feel confident enough about using the service yet, there is a software simulation solution they could try to help them make up their mind.
CONSUMERS' confidence in Islamic banking is not expected to erode despite the announcement of RM700mil pre-tax losses faced by Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd as it is not a unique case in any business operation, said accounting and finance academic Prof Bala Shanmugam.
SETBACKS such as the recent losses incurred by Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd will not affect the Islamic banking sector, as Malaysia's Islamic banking system is still very sound, said Dr Mohd Ishak Ismail, the chief executive of Malaysian Institute of Corporate Governance (MICG).
A Malaysian-owned company, Bestino Golden House (PNG) Pte Ltd (Bestino PNG), has become the first foreign operator of Papua New Guinea's only gold refinery, Metals Refining Operations Ltd (MRO).
ISLAMIC financial markets are not as badly affected by the global financial crisis as their conventional counterpart due to its unique structure, says MAA Takaful Bhd director Dr Zaha Rina Zahari.