World Bulletin / News Desk
Kazakhstan has announced its intention to join the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB), an international organization that promotes development of interest-free financial services in banking, capital markets and insurance.
Deputy Prime Minister of Industry and New Technology Issekeshev Asset was quoted by Tengrinews saying “Kazakhstan plans to join the Islamic Financial Services Board and considers entering the International Islamic Financial Market (IIFM),” at the World Islamic Economy Forum in the UK. He also noted that his country was working towards building a regional center for Islamic financing.
Kazakhstan recently developed the Roadmap of Islamic Financing till 2020, a national program for development of Islamic financing. They also signed a strategic partnership agreement with the Islamic Development Bank for 2013-2015.
Güncelleme Tarihi: 04 Kasım 2013, 17:04