Sarajevo Business Forum to held on April 25-26, 2018 in Sarajevo

Sarajevo Business Forum is the biggest and most significant investment conference in the region which is attracting participants from more than 30 countries worldwide. Last year SBF attracted 1,700 participants, including more than 330 accredited journalists. This year we expect an even larger number of international investors, funds, entrepreneurs and distinguished statesmen.

Bosna Bank International (BBI), in cooperation with its shareholders (Islamic Development Bank, Dubai Islamic Bank and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank) and other international partners, is the organizer of the annual International Business and Investment Conference - Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF). The Conference was initially organized in 2010 and since ...


6th Global Forum on Islamic Finance

Lahore – March 12, 2018 – GFIF, Pakistan’s leading conference will kick off its annual event on March 13 in Lahore. Taking place March 13 - 14, GFIF 2018 organized by Center of Islamic Finance  COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore will bring together the top Islamic finance professionals, academicians and researchers to discuss building sustainable future and formulate best strategies for tackling current and future issues. Governor Punjab Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana is the Chief Guest of GFIF 2018. He emphasized that there is need to promote Islamic financial System in the country to as an alternative financial system to ...


IIFM and BAFT to Create MRPA for Islamic Trade Finance

DUBAI, U.A.E., 7th March 2018 — BAFT (Bankers Association for Finance & Trade), an international financial services association, and IIFM (International Islamic Financial Market), an Islamic financial services standard-setting body, announced a memorandum of understanding to jointly create a master risk participation agreement to support Islamic Trade Finance.                                                                                                  &...


Sarajevo Business Forum to held on April 25-26, 2018 in Sarajevo

Sarajevo Business Forum is the biggest and most significant investment conference in the region which is attracting participants from more than 30 countries worldwide. Last year SBF attracted 1,700 participants, including more than 330 accredited journalists. This year we expect an even larger number of international investors, funds, entrepreneurs and distinguished statesmen.

Bosna Bank International (BBI), in cooperation with its shareholders (Islamic Development Bank, Dubai Islamic Bank and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank) and other international partners, is the organizer of the annual International Business and Investment Conference - Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF). The Conference was initially organized in 2010 and since ...


6th Global Forum on Islamic Finance

Lahore – March 12, 2018 – GFIF, Pakistan’s leading conference will kick off its annual event on March 13 in Lahore. Taking place March 13 - 14, GFIF 2018 organized by Center of Islamic Finance  COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore will bring together the top Islamic finance professionals, academicians and researchers to discuss building sustainable future and formulate best strategies for tackling current and future issues. Governor Punjab Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana is the Chief Guest of GFIF 2018. He emphasized that there is need to promote Islamic financial System in the country to as an alternative financial system to ...


Economic Conditions in Sudan Remain Challenging in the Face of Persistent Fiscal Deficits, High Inflation, and Economic Sanctions

  • Economic conditions in Sudan remain challenging in the face of persistent fiscal deficits, high inflation, and economic sanctions.
  • The economic outlook hinges on implementing bold and broad-based reforms to stabilize the economy and strengthen growth.
  • The expansion of social safety nets to support the most vulnerable and reforms to improve the business environment to engender strong, broad-based growth are critical.

A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Daniel Kanda visited Khartoum from September 13–September 26 to hold discussions ...


Protestations of Shock and Surprise about German Federal Election Results: Merkel – A Surprise Really?

by Prof. Reinhard Heinisch  

Protestations of shock and surprise in the German and international media about Merkel's "huge defeat" in the parliamentary elections are overblown and misplaced. Unlike the recent elections in the UK, the outcome of the German vote was neither a big surprise nor does it spell the end of Germany as we know it. The success of the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) is disheartening, especially its strong showing in Eastern Germany and the Southern state of Bavaria – in the state of Saxony it emerged as the largest party – but is no grounds for hysteria.

FIRST Chancellor Merkel was unlikely to run ...