22.12.2008 - Italy's Muslims 'waiting' for Maltese Shariah-compliant banking
From Timesofmalta.com: Italy's one million Muslims could be among the first customers of a Shariah-compliant finance structure in Malta as they wait for the island to give them the opportunity to invest, finance projects and create wealth, Malta Institute of Management chairman Reuben Buttigieg believes. Mr Buttigieg says an Islamic finance structure for Italy is under discussion but there is a long way to go for the necessary legislative changes to be in place. .... Full Article: Source