25.05.2009 - Indian professor wins IDB’s Islamic economics prize
From Arabnews.com: The Islamic Research and Training Institute has announced that Zubair Hassan, an Indian national who currently lectures at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) in Kuala Lumpur, has been awarded the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) prize for 1430 AH (2009) in Islamic economics. Hassan, who was selected in recognition of his contribution to Islamic economics, will be awarded $40,000, a citation and a badge with the IDB’s insignia at the 34th IDB Board of Governors’ annual meeting in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, on June 2-3.......Full Article: Source