12.10.2009 - Islamic banking gaining ground around the world
From Arabnews.com: The Islamic banking and finance, which is based on profit-sharing and economic principles of the Shariah, has gained global reputation as a result of its ability to withstand the whirlwind of global financial crisis. When the world's largest banks and financial institutions have either collapsed or needed multibillion dollar government-funded bailouts, Islamic financial institutions stood firm without making big losses......................Full Article: Source