Gulf Times - Shariah
Qatar set to establish centralised Shariah board to bolster Islamic finance

Qatar set to establish centralised Shariah board to bolster Islamic finance

Qatar, which is poised to become a leading Islamic finance hub in the region, is all set to establish a centralised Shariah board with an aim to enhance consistency and integrity in the sector.

Qatar plays key role in promoting Shariah-compliant funds: OBG

Qatar plays key role in promoting Shariah-compliant funds: OBG

Shariah-compliant funds are emerging as an “increasingly popular” investment instrument in markets across the region, and Qatar is playing an important role in this expansion, a new report has shown.

Minister calls for enhancing Islamic finance initiatives

Minister calls for enhancing Islamic finance initiatives

Qatar's Islamic lenders, which are the third largest contributor to the global growth in Shariah banking, ought to enhance its finance initiatives and work towards activating international partnerships ...

Qatar needs to develop regulatory framework to cement Islamic finance lead: QFC

Qatar needs to develop regulatory framework to cement Islamic finance lead: QFC

Qatar needs to reform interbank liquidity management to study leakages from Islamic banks through interbank finance as part of a strategic roadmap for Shariah finance ...

Barwa Bank picks winners of fifth round of Thara’a draw

Barwa Bank picks winners of fifth round of Thara’a draw

Barwa Bank has announced the names of the fifth round of draw winners for Thara’a, its Shariah-compliant savings account.