Conference on Islamic finance

MANILA: Organised by the Islamic Financial Services Board and hosted by the Asian Development Bank, the First Conference on Islamic Finance was held in Manila.

Conference on Islamic finance

Conference on Islamic finance

Dr Ishrat Husain delivered the key note address at the conference. The conference created greater awareness of the potentials and opportunities brought about by Islamic finance to the region, and explored the issues related to its further development, progress and challenges.

It brought together prominent speakers, including Jaseem Ahmed, secretary general at Islamic Finance Services Board and Takehiko Nakao, president of Asian Development Fund, from among the international Islamic financial community, market players, regulators as well as thought leaders of the industry to share experiences with the key policy makers, regulators, industry practitioners and stakeholders in Asia.

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