14.10.2009 - Shariah-based banking hit with Afghans
From Arabnews.com: Around 30 million people have been waiting for a full-fledged Islamic banking system in Afghanistan as they do not want to deal with interest-based conventional banks, says Alam Khan Hamdard, Islamic banking chief of Kabul Bank. The conference that opened on Monday highlighted that Shariah-compliant financial services were increasingly becoming a part of the financial mainstream in the wake of the global economic downturn. This was emphasized by Hussain Al-Qemzi, group CEO of Noor Islamic Bank, on Monday.......................Full Article: Source