ISLAMIC FINANCE

Morocco Set to Unveil First Islamic Bank and Islamic Insurance Regulation

Islamic finance is a relatively new phenomenon, essentially emerging from obscurity around twenty years ago and supply has yet to catch up with demand....

Dubai Islamic Bank plans arm in Kenya by year’s end

Dubai Shari'ah-compliant lender receives “in principle approval” from regulators to launch operations in Kenya pending a final license

Business

Saudi Arabia to stop wheat farming by 2016, eyeing Africa

Saudi Arabia will rely entirely on wheat imports within a year, and Africa is on the top of...

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Commodities

Saudi Arabia to stop wheat farming by 2016, eyeing Africa

Saudi Arabia will rely entirely on wheat imports within a year, and Africa is on the top of...

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Culture & Society

Saudi Arabia to stop wheat farming by 2016, eyeing Africa

Saudi Arabia will rely entirely on wheat imports within a year, and Africa is on the top of...

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Finance

Saudi Arabia to stop wheat farming by 2016, eyeing Africa

Saudi Arabia will rely entirely on wheat imports within a year, and Africa is on the top of...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Infrastructure

Saudi Arabia to stop wheat farming by 2016, eyeing Africa

Saudi Arabia will rely entirely on wheat imports within a year, and Africa is on the top of...

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...

Taiwan to expand trade ties to Africa through Dubai

Taiwanese companies aim to establish footholds in UAE for Africa trade