13.07.2009 - Islamic finance fails to pick up steam in Japan
From Arabnews.com: Etsuaki Yoshida, deputy head, Africa and the Middle East, at the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), cuts a very frustrated figure these days. Last year before the global financial crisis set in, JBIC was still on course to issue the first international Sukuk by a Japanese entity, albeit in Malaysia........Full Article: Source