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The ISRA International Journal of Islamic Finance

The ISRA International Journal of Islamic Finance (IJIF) is a fully peer reviewed refereed journal, published bi-annually and aimed at academicians as well as practitioners. It aspires to promote publications of written materials in the areas of Islamic economics, finance, banking, capital markets, takaful and law. The inaugural issue was published in December 2009.

The journal is unique because it not only publishes articles of academic rigour but also articles by practitioners who have experience in applied Islamic finance. The journal also showcases current research works or ongoing projects under the heading

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International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) / Press release


JEDDAH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, April 6, 2020/APO Group/ —

Societies and economies are being affected by the unprecedented and unpredictable nature of the COVID-19 pandemic. These include a major shift in global trade routes, changes in consumption and extraordinary levels of monetary easing and stimulus packages at a scale never experienced before. The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) (www.ITFC-IDB.org) is moving quickly to consolidate efforts to mitigate the socio-economic risks that the virus poses to all our stakeholders in member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

As we assess how COVID-19 affects the work we do and the impact on member countries, ITFC is engaging closely with government stakeholders, partners, businesses and the financial institutions we work with. That dialogue enables us to respond in a coordinated manner to soften the economic fallout. This is in addition to practical measures that have already been taken.

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