[DUBAI] The Islamic finance industry grew 11 per cent year-on-year in 2017 and is set to sustain double-digit growth buoyed by capital market products and the adoption of financial technology,...

SINGAPORE is taking another shot at the growing global Islamic banking and finance industry, with the launch of a new Shariah-compliant index that will serve as a benchmark for Shariah-compliant...

MALAYSIA'S central bank issued guidelines on Wednesday to encourage Islamic banks to become more involved in socially- and environmentally-themed activities in a bid to give the sector a new...

ONE of Indonesia's largest banks said it would sell shares to the public this month in its Islamic finance division - in part because it would help the lender cope with fast accumulating piles...

THE world's top Islamic finance scholars are scrutinising the validity of cryptocurrencies, as debate grows in the industry as to whether such fast emerging financial tools can be deemed sharia...