Seminar-Workshop on Islamic Banking & Finance

Seminar-Workshop on Islamic Banking & Finance
for the Al Amanah Islamic Investment Bank of the Philippines (AAIIBP)
Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP)
and representatives of concerned government regulatory agencies in the Philippines

July 26-29, 2011 <> DBP Training Room, Makati City

Rationale & Objective: Islamic banks appeared on the world scene as active players over two decades ago. And many of the principles upon which Islamic banking is based have been commonly accepted all over the world.

This program is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and skills: on the principles of Shariah (Islamic Law) and their application in Islamic banking and finance; legal and regulatory framework for Islamic banking and finance; cash management, tax, accounting and balance sheet treatment under Shariah compliance; Shariah perspective on risk management; business development and marketing strategies for Islamic banking and finance.

Participants: Sixty (60) participants consisting of the Board of Directors, key and senior Officers and managers of AAIIBP, DBP, and government regulatory agencies

Duration: 4 days (inclusive of a half day briefing for BOD of AAIIB, DBP and government regulatory agencies); 8.30 am – 5.00 pm

Methodology: Lectures/ Structured Discussion/ Workshop

Resource Speakers: Islamic banking practitioners and resource persons from Malaysia with extensive experience on the subject