News

post thumbnail

19 Oct, 2021

IsDB Institute Wins Again ‘Best Islamic Research Firm’ Award

For the second consecutive year, the Islamic Development Bank Institute (IsDBI) has won the ‘Best Islamic Research Firm’ award, having secured the highest score in the IFN Service Providers Poll. The award recognizes the Institute’s innovative approach for creating knowledge solutions to achieve sustainable development. The Institute won the same award in 2020 based on( Read more )

Read more
post thumbnail

13 Oct, 2021

IsDBI and SESRIC Co-organize 10th Session of OIC’s Statistical Commission

The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group in collaboration with the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Center for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) co-organized the 10th Session of the Statistical Commission of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC-StatCom) held virtually on 5-7 October 2021. The event was attended by representatives from National Statistical Offices (NSOs) of( Read more )

Read more
post thumbnail

06 Oct, 2021

IsDB Institute Participates in 8th Annual High-Level Meeting of Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network

The Islamic Development Bank Institute (IsDBI) participated in the 8th Annual High-Level Meeting of the Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network (MPPN) hosted virtually by the Government of Chile on 4-5 October 2021. Co-founded by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI), the MPPN is a South-South initiative launched in 2013 in response to demand for( Read more )

Read more
post thumbnail

03 Oct, 2021

Dr. Al-Suwailem Delivers Speech on Integrating SDGs into Islamic Finance

Islamic finance integrates universal moral values with economic activities and therefore has an essential role to achieve sustainable development and overcome the climate crisis the world is facing today. Dr. Sami Al Suwailem, the Acting Director General of the Islamic Development Bank Institute (IsDBI) and Group Chief Economist, said this in a keynote speech during( Read more )

Read more
post thumbnail

14 Sep, 2021

IsDB Institute Wins ‘Best Islamic Research & Development’ Award for 2021

The Islamic Development Bank Institute (IsDBI) has gained yet another recognition by winning the ‘Best Islamic Research & Development Award’ for the year 2021. The award was presented during the 11th Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA), held online on 14 September 2021 to celebrate excellence in the global Islamic finance industry. According to GIFA, the( Read more )

Read more
post thumbnail

12 Sep, 2021

Deploying Islamic Finance for Infrastructure PPP Projects Post-COVID-19

A panel of seasoned development practitioners have explored how Islamic finance can be deployed in infrastructure public-private partnership (PPP) projects to support economic recovery of IsDB Member Countries post-COVID-19. The panel session, themed ‘Islamic Finance and Economic Recovery in the Post-COVID-19 Era’, was held on 28 August 2021 as part of the 15th IsDB Global( Read more )

Read more

Featured News

post thumbnail

05/04/2020

IRTI Massive Open Online Courses in Islamic Economics and Finance

Seven Courses, All Self-Paced From 15 April to 31 December 2020 Program Link Islamic Banking: Principles, Practice and Risk Management Enroll here Islamic Finance and Banking: Modes of Finance Enroll here Islamic Finance and Capital Markets Enroll here Islamic Finance and Capital Markets: Structure and Trading of Sukuk Enroll here Islamic Money Markets and Sukuk( Read more )

Published by:

admin
post thumbnail

01/07/2020

Nominations Open for IsDB Prize for Impactful Achievement in Islamic Economics

The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) would like to announce the call for nominations for the newly reformed Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Prize for Impactful Achievement in Islamic Economics for the year 1442H (2021G). The Prize aims to recognise, reward and encourage creative projects that successfully solve important development challenges in the IsDB Member( Read more )

Published by:

admin
post thumbnail

29/12/2019

Call for Papers – The 12th International Conference on Islamic Economics & Finance

The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) and Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University are organizing the 12th International Conference on Islamic Economics and Finance, scheduled to be held on 14-16 June 2020 in Istanbul, Turkey. Themed “Sustainable Development for Real Economy”, the conference will provide a platform for dialogue and discussions between policymakers, academics, researchers, graduate( Read more )

Published by:

admin
post thumbnail

14/06/2020

IRTI Partners with Samsung-backed Blocko's E24P to Launch Blockchain-based Smart Credit Management Platform

The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group has partnered with the Samsung-backed blockchain technology firm Blocko to build a blockchain-based innovative credit enhancement system. The patented Smart Credit Management System minimizes the risks associated with credit financing to businesses and consumers through the use of new economic incentive( Read more )

Published by:

admin
post thumbnail

21/11/2020

Alongside G20 Summit, IRTI Launches Saudi Arabia Islamic Finance Country Report

With about $900bn assets, Islamic finance can be a catalyst to the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 In conjunction with the G20 Summit being held in Saudi Arabia on 21-22 November 2020, the Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group has published the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Islamic Finance Country Report.( Read more )

Published by:

admin
post thumbnail

08/10/2020

IRTI Launches Smart Economy Grants to Promote Technology-Based Development Solutions

The Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI) of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group has announced the launching of the Smart Economy Grants Program, offering cash awards of up to USD 10,000 for projects involving the application of emerging technologies to spur knowledge-driven economic transformation. Applications are invited from researchers, professionals and entrepreneurs engaged in( Read more )

Published by:

admin

Join Our Newsletter

Open Modal