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Featured Resource: Linkedin Discussions - Highlights of 2010

Thursday, December 16, 2010

As Featured in the Islamic Finance Resources Blog

Looking back at 2010 our online Linkedin forum (Global Islamic Finance Resources) has been quite busy and it recently crossed the 4,700 membership mark. There are far too many discussions to highlight but here is a brief summary of some of the noteworthy threads and we welcome you to join us there:

In a Bold move, AAOIFI turns AGAINST its Scholars

Do you agree that Islamic finance should move from shariah compliant products to shariah based products?

Islamic Finance Seeks Young Scholars to Lead Growth

Is Islam getting Commercialised?

Islamic nations need dedicated exchange

Islamic or not? Top sharia scholars and their rulings

Shariah or Islamic Law is incompatible with Australia's Western values?



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