26.07.2011 - Russia - Halal food and Islamic finance
The stricter, more ethical rules of Islamic finance helped many countries avoid the worst of the 2008 economic meltdown. Now officials in the Russian republic of Tatarstan are hoping that Islamic finance can help them attract direct investment from Muslim nations around the world. Last week a summit on Islamic finance in Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan, welcomed delegates from as far afield as Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Azerbaijan and the United Arab Emirates..............................................Full Article: Source
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