EAIFS 2016 Coverage

Kenya Reviews Islamic Finance Laws Ahead Of Sukuk Debut

Kenya Reviews Islamic Finance Laws Ahead Of Sukuk Debut | Kenya Reviews Islamic Finance Laws Ahead Of Sukuk Debut | The Kenyan Government said on Wednesday that it would review all laws and regulations governing its nascent Islamic Finance industry to aid the take off of Islamic bond. Githu Muigai said in Nairobi that the […]

East Africa Islamic Finance Summit 2016

Somali Economic Forum in partnership with East Africa Business Network (EABN) is pleased inform you that the first East Africa Islamic Finance Summit (EIFIS 2016), is scheduled for the 17th of February 2016 in Nairobi, Kenya.

State mulls issuing Islamic bond to fund budget

Kenya is set to join the Islamic Development Bank ahead of the planned Sukuk or Islamic bond. Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich, however, says that the government is yet to come up with the exact amount it plans to raise from the Sukuk Bond it hopes to float in the new financial year.