02.06.2011 - AAOIFI convenes its Annual Shariah Conference
Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) is hosting its Annual Shari'a Conference, under the auspices of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), on 30th and 31st May 2011 at the Gulf Convention Centre, Gulf Hotel, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain. "This Conference, which is a premier event for the international Islamic finance industry, brings together leading Shari'a scholars, senior representatives of regulatory authorities, and senior Islamic finance practitioners. There are important industry issues that need to be discussed and addressed so that Islamic finance industry can be in a stronger position to realise its full potential. Discussion at the conference will also help AAOIFI in our effort to review and develop international Islamic finance standards." said Dr. Mohamad Nedal Alchaar, Secretary General, AAOIFI. (Press Release)