KUWAIT CENTRAL BANK TO HOLD WORKSHOP ON ISLAMIC FINANCING

KUWAIT, May 7 (NNN-KUNA) – The Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK), will organise a two-day workshop, starting Sunday (today), on means of overhauling Islamic financial institutions.

The workshop, to be held at the CBK headquarters, is part of the central bank’s approach, to develop the Islamic banking and financial sectors, said Dr. Mohammad Yousuf Al-Hashel, the CBK Governor, in a statement on Saturday.

It will be organised, in coordinating with leading Islamic financial establishments, and will tackle legislative criteria, governance and work ethics in the field, in addition to auditing and review standards.

A number of local financial institutions, companies and audit bureaus will partake in the event.– NNN-KUNA

Source: NAM News Network