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Malaysian state considers public caning

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The chairman of the Committee on Islamic Development in Kelantan, a rural state in the northeast of Peninsular Malaysia, voiced his support for beating...
Brunei’s new Shariah code enforced from April 22

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Brunei will enforce the first phase of its newly introduced Shariah Penal Code Order, which the country's religious affair minister said will be able...
Brunei’s Shariah law ‘incompatible with human rights’

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Brunei’s move to introduce an Islamic penal code under Shariah law, which, among others, allows stoning to death or amputating of limbs for certain...
Push for Islamic finance in ASEAN to lure Gulf investors

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There have been moves recently to strengthen Islamic finance in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, which were spearheaded by the country...
Philippine exchange to approve Shariah-compliant firms

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The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) in December 2013 will designate its first Shariah-compliant companies, in a bid to keep Muslim savers' money in the...
Brunei introduces Shariah penal code

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The Sultan of Brunei on October 22 announced the phased introduction of tough Islamic punishments including death by stoning for crimes such as adultery,...
A closer look at Indonesia banks

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Indonesia is holding a great potential for banking investments. The Qatari financial industry is aware of that as some deals have been signed in...
$20m Islamic fund targets Asia

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Asiya Investments Dubai, a unit of Kuwait-based Kuwait China Investment Corporation, is aiming to capture growth in emerging Asia with the recent launch of...
Rafiza Ghazali1

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Islamic Finance is growing quickly in Southeast Asia. Inside Investor sat down with analyst Rafiza Ghazali of Thomson Reuters to learn more about the sector.
Yusaini Bin Hj Sidek Small1

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Damansara REIT has received a lot of attention for its Al-‘Aqar Healthcare REIT, an Islamic real estate investment trust focusing on healthcare property.

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Inside Investor’s role will be to expand awareness of the event among the global media as well as provide in-depth coverage of the two...