01.06.2009 - Islamic banking proves resilience during global financial crisis
From Arabnews.com: The year 2009 will be remembered as a milestone for Islamic banking where it passed the test of the crisis and proved its resilience, said an expert in Bahrain. "This global financial crisis is a golden opportunity for the industry as a whole to come to the front and re-establish itself globally as a main stream and a provider for debt and equity, as well as a lawful and genuine choice," Dhafer Salih Alqahtani, managing director and co-founder, Daraham Capital, said at the two-day fifth annual fund forum which concluded in Bahrain last week.......Full Article: Source