#islamic banking

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OJK pushes Islamic banking transformation

The Financial Services Authority (OJK) is advocating the transformation of Islamic banking, which is facing several ...

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Indonesia keen to harness untapped sharia economic potential

Indonesia, with the world's largest Muslim population, constituting almost 90 percent of its 271 million people, ...

No same formula to deal with COVID-19: president

President Joko Widodo laid emphasis on the fact that no same formula existed for dealing with COVID-19, so the method ...

Minister Qoumas lauds launch of Indonesia Sharia Bank

Religious Affairs Minister Yaqut Cholil Qoumas has lauded the launch of the Indonesia Sharia Bank (BSI), saying he ...

Widodo stresses need for responding to COVID as crisis

Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Tuesday underscored the importance of instilling a sense of crisis in facing the ...

Islamic banking grew faster than conventional banking amid pandemic

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) highlighted the performance of Indonesia's Islamic banking industry that grew at a ...

Minister highlights positive growth in Sharia finance despite pandemic

Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati drew attention to the fact that Islamic finance has grown positively and is more ...

COVID-19 may lend impetus to sharia economy: Thohir

State-Owned Enterprises Minister Erick Thohir said the COVID-19 pandemic is likely to serve as a momentum to boost the ...

Sharia financial industry to benefit from Job Creation Law: expert

Lecturer at UHAMKA University’s Faculty of Economics and Business Faozan Amar opined that the Job Creation Law ...

Sharia economy is 80 percent contributor of GDP: Bank Indonesia

Islamic halal principle-based economy, or sharia economy, in Indonesia is worth Rp12.8 thousand trillion (US$910 ...

Envoy doles out pointers on financial technology to Chinese investors

Indonesia's Ambassador to China Djauhari Oratmangun was quite generous in offering vital tips to Chinese investors ...

W. Java discusses capital participation of AP II in Kertajati Airport

West Java Regional Secretary (Sekda) Iwa Karniwa said that the West Java Provincial Government has discussed the ...

President Jokowi pays Rp55 million of zakat mal through Baznas

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) paid Rp55 million of income-based alms (zakat mal), or a rise of Rp5 million from last ...

BI initiates transformation strategy and international standards

Acting as Chairman of the Executive Committee, Governor of Bank Indonesia (the central bank) Perry Warjiyo initiated ...

CIMB Group joins RippleNet to power instant payments across ASEAN

- CIMB Group (“CIMB” or “the Group”) and Ripple have entered into a strategic collaboration to enable instant ...