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CENTRE OF ISLAMIC BANKING & ECONOMICS

Press Release
Logo of ‘Islamic Microfinance Forum’ inaugurated in Yemen and Pakistan The Global Islamic Microfinance Forum will be held in Dubai on 8th – 10th December, 2012 in which Delegates from more than 25 Countries would Participate
03/10/2012

“Ms. Najah Almugahed, MD of Yemen Microfinance Network is cutting the ribbon to inaugurate the logo of Global Islamic Microfinance Forum in Sana’a, Yemen. (Left), Mr. Tariq Cheema, President of World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists (WCMP) is inaugurating the logo of Forum in Pakistan, whereas Dr. Amjad Saqib, Mr. Shahid I. Mohammed, Mr. Zubair Mughal - CEO are also Present in the Picture. (Right)” (Yemen + Pakistan) The Logo inauguration ceremony of Global Islamic Microfinance Forum held in Sana’a, the capital city of Yemen and Lahore, Pakistan. In Yemen, the Logo was inaugurated by the Managing Director of Yemen Microfinance Network (YMN) - Ms. Najah Almugahed whereas in Pakistan, it was inaugurated by the Chief Executive Officer of World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists (WCMP) - Dr. Tariq Cheema. It should be noted that Global Islamic Microfinance Forum would be held on 8 - 10 December, 2012 at Convention Centre – Dubai, UAE. A huge number of delegates from the Banks and Microfinance Institutions like Al-Amal Microfinance Bank, Al Tadamun Microfinance Bank, Social development Fund Yemen, National Microfinance Foundation, Aden Microfinance Foundation, Alkuraimi Islamic Microfinance and Economic development fund etc. have participated in this logo inauguration ceremony in Yemen. While addressing to the inaugural ceremony, Ms. Najah Almugahed appreciated the step of AlHuda Centre of Excellence in Islamic Microfinance to organize Global Islamic Microfinance Forum and said that the microfinance industry would be more established through this Forum. While addressing to the inaugural ceremony, Chairman of Yemen Microfinance Network - Mr. Al-Lai has declared the strategy of AlHuda Centre of Excellence in Islamic Microfinance for the promotion of Islamic Microfinance as a very good step

Mr. Amjad Saqib. Nigeria and Ghana so that the institutions could be invited for Global Islamic Microfinance Forum from all over the world. Chief Executive Officer . Pakistan is an emerging market. Ms. Ph: +92-42-35913096-8 Fax: +92 -42-35913056 E-mail: info@alhudacibe. The logo inauguration ceremony of forum in Pakistan was attended by Islamic Microfinance Industry of Pakistan in which different constituents from Microfinance institutions participated including Dr. While addressing to the Logo inauguration ceremony. Pakistan. UAE.Wasil. Head Office: 192. Mr. Mohammad. Mr. 2012. Azerbaijan. Executive Director – Agahe and Mr.com Website: www. Mr. Muhammad Khushnood – NRDP. Muhammad Zubair Mughal said that AlHuda Centre of Excellence in Islamic Microfinance is working on a strong strategy for the promotion of Islamic Microfinance and prior to the Global Islamic Microfinance Forum. Mr. Forum will be held on 8 th December in Dubai whereas a specialized training workshop on Islamic Microfinance would be held on 9 – 10 December. Imran Jafery – Meri Awaz NGO. Zahid – COMSAT. Indonesia. Mr. Director – Naymet Islamic Microfinance. Ms.for the industry which will amplify the awareness and promotion of Islamic Microfinance. Hammad Rasool. Fareeda Tariq. Dr. Muhammad Mubarak.Ahmad Block. road shows in this connection will be organized in Yemen. Mr. The Chief Executive Officer of AlHuda Centre of Islamic Banking and Economics. Aamir Yousaf. Director – AlHuda CIBE. President – Naymet Islamic Microfinance. Executive Director – Akhuwat. Shahid I. He further said that delegates from more than 25 countries are participating in this forum in which the global policies of Islamic Microfinance would be finalized. Zareen Iqbal – Asasah. Amjad Saqib said that 150000 people in Pakistan are getting benefits of Islamic Microfinance and with respect to Islamic Microfinance. New Garden Town Lahore.com . Kazakhstan. Tariq Cheema said that Islamic Microfinance is growing rapidly all around the world and the forum like this would further strengthen this industry whereas Mr.alhudacibe.