11.05.2012 - Malaysia leverages its Islamic finance experience to promote global financial linkages
Malaysia will showcase its vast experience in Islamic banking and finance with a Country Showcase event preceding the 9th Annual Summit of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) which is scheduled to be held on 16 - 17 May 2012 at the Swissotel, The Bosphorus in Istanbul, hosted for the first time by the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey. Themed, "Promoting Global Financial and Economic Linkages through Islamic Finance", the Malaysia Country Showcase is organised by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in support of the Malaysia International Islamic Financial Centre (MIFC) initiative, whose objective inter alia is to consolidate Kuala Lumpur as a major global Sukuk origination hub. (Press Release)