Oman - Islamic finance knowledge held
Tuesday, 01 02 2018, Category: Islamic Insurance, Country: Oman
Muscat: As part of their Islamic finance knowledge programme, Bank Nizwa, Takaful Oman Insurance and Al Kawthar fund organised their latest workshop in Sohar to highlight the promising and sustainable business opportunities available to entrepreneurs and Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the sphere of the Islamic finance sector.
Focusing on development opportunities provided by Sharia-compliant banking, investments and insurance, the programme’s third stop was held under the patronage of Sheikh Muhanna bin Saif Al Lamki, Governor of North Al Batinah.
Featuring an in-depth presentation by Mustafa Al Naabi, Sharia Training Assistant Manager at Bank Nizwa, the workshop provided attendees with an overview of the concepts that shape Islamic finance, as well as their practical and theoretical applications.
It also included a panel discussion featuring Mr. Khalid Al Kayed, CEO of Bank Nizwa, Dr Shaban Mohamed Islam, Secretary and Member of Takaful Oman’s Shari’a Supervisory Board, and Ahmed Kashoob, Head of Investment at TANMIA. The three experts shared key insights into the transparency and inclusive growth opportunities provided by the sector.
Source: Times of Oman