Global Islamic Economy Summit: Is Islamic Art Going Mainstream?

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The Rise and Fall of Logical Positivism

Dr. Asad Zaman Education, Islamic Economy Leave a Comment

The rise and fall of logical positivism is the most spectacular story of 20th century philosophy. Logical positivism was wildly successful, and some of its key ideas became widely accepted as common-sense truths among the general public. For instance, people routinely make a sharp distinction between facts and opinions, thinking that this is trite and obvious. They do not realise ...

‘Changing Narratives’ and the Exciting future of Islamic Economy

Sadia Karim Current Issues in Islamic Finance, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources in Islamic Finance, Islamic Banking, Islamic Economy, Islamic Finance, Islamic Finance Education, New & Noteworthy Leave a Comment

We have gut feelings, we have research data, and we have rational analysis. All three indicate that ‘Islamic Economy’ (Islamic Finance and Halal sectors) is heading towards an exciting future. The global Islamic Economy may be well positioned today to reach a level in the next five years that was unthinkable in the last five years. This is going to ...

21 Signs of How 2015 is Heading Towards a Monumental Year for Islamic Economy

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Before getting straight to the points, let's  get some of the definitions, facts and numbers quick. Islamic Economy: A subset of global economy where consumers prefer to consume products & services according to their Islamic faith. Although the primary driver of this economic subset is the growing number of Shariah sensitive consumers, the beneficiaries of the products and services are not ...

Redefining the Purpose of Education and What It Means for the Future of Islamic Economy

Sadia Karim Current Issues in Islamic Finance, Human Resources in Islamic Finance, Islamic Economy, Islamic Finance, Islamic Finance Education Leave a Comment

Have you ever wondered  – “What is the purpose of education?” Or did this ever come into your mind – “How did the modern schooling system emerge, in what circumstances?” Or “Is education serving its purpose in the modern world?” Or “What is the new reality of our time from old times that may require a different approach in the method ...

Is Islamic Finance Industry Suffering From Linear Thinking?

Sadia Karim Current Issues in Islamic Finance, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources in Islamic Finance, Islamic Banking, Islamic Economy, Islamic Finance 1 Comment

Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn't really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while." Steve Jobs In February 2014 at Dubai Government Summit, Dr Peter Diamandis, Co-Founder of Singularity University and Founder of X Prize, USA presented ...

When Islamic Finance Marries Halal, Islamic Economy Goes Mainstream

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If a decade ago, someone would pronounce the words 'Islamic Economy', people would shrug it off. Fast forward 2012, the keyword gains momentum. In 2013 a remarkable thing happens in the history of Islamic Finance where it marries the idea of Halal Lifestyle and finds itself within the keyword 'Islamic Economy'. The thought leaders and pioneers of the idea should ...