IDF runs 2nd Islamic finance seminar in Manila

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ADFIAP’s Institute of Development Finance (IDF), in collaboration with MNY Consulting Sdn Malaysia Berhad and the Gov. Jose B. Fernandez, Jr. Center for Banking and Finance of the Asian Institute of Management conducted the 2nd Islamic Banking and Finance Seminar on October 26, 2009 at the Dusit Thani Hotel in Manila, Philippines as a pre-CEO Forum VI event. The first full blown seminar of its kind was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on July 13-17, 2009.

47 participants from various financial institutions and organizations, mostly from the Philippines, attended the event which covered the basic principles, regulatory framework, modalities and products and services of Islamic finance. The resource person of the seminar was Mr. Ahmad Nazir Che Yen, Senior Vice President of CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has more than 20 years of experience in Islamic as well as conventional banking and is a regular lecturer at the Islamic Banking and Finance Institute of Malaysia.

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