About The Islamic Chamber Research & Information Center
The Islamic Chamber Research and Information Center was incepted in 2002, based on a Memorandum of Understanding between the Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Mines, to identify and analyze challenges and opportunities related to promotion of trade; to assist small & medium enterprises in OIC countries ; to organize seminars, workshops and training programs on economic issues ; to design training programs for the ICCI in different sectors ; to collect, compile and disseminate trade data among OIC Countries; to develop relations with other training and research institutions; to produce a wide range of reports, books and other publications...
ISLAMIC FINANCE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES IN AN EVOLVING ECONOMIC LANDSCAPE
Sunday, 2 February, 2014
Another first on the Islamic Finance news forum calendar, the IFN Iran Forum will be a breakthrough event for the industry, as opportunities abound in the world’s largest Islamic banking industry by assets. The Iranian Islamic banking system, which is said to be 100% Shariah compliant, poses great potential in terms of creating traction on a global scale. Opportunities in the oil and gas and infrastructure sector are also attractive to foreign investors and issuers seeking new markets to enter.
The president of the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI), Ambassador Benedicto V. Yujuico, Philippines’ president’s representative, and several CACCI executive delegates, visited Iran on 26th-28th January 2014, and took part in a joint conference with the presence of Mr. GholamHossein Shafei, The President of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), Dr. Mehdi Fakheri, The Director General of Islamic Chamber Research and Information Center (ICRIC), and many eminent trade entities in Asia-Pacific Region and Iran.
PRINCIPLES OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE NEGOTIATION WORKSHOP
Tuesday, 21 January, 2014
Islamic Chamber Research and Information Center (ICRIC) organized a workshop on “International Trade Negotiation” which was held on 20 January, 2014 at Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture, Tehran, Iran.
More than 30 participants from private sector, companies and Islamic Chamber of Commerce Experts took part in this event. In his lecture during this intensive training course Dr. Mehdi Fakheri Director General of ICRIC managed to touch upon the principles and basics of International Trade Negotiations.
ISLAMIC DEVELOPMENT BANK (IDB) PRIZE FOR WOMEN’S CONTRIBUTION TO DEVELOPMENT 9TH EDITION (1435H- 2014G)
Tuesday,11 March , 2014
The Islamic Development Bank established the IDB Prize for Women's Contribution to Development in 2006 to draw international attention to the vital role women play in developing their communities and the world.
ISLAMIC FINANCE HAS GAINED CONFIDENCE IN MALDIVES: DEPUTY ISLAMIC MINISTER DR MUNEEZA
Monday,10 March , 2014
“Demand for Islamic finance is evident and has proved that there is inherent demand for Islamic finance as the Maldives is a country with a 100% Muslim population. It is hoped that in the upcoming years the Maldives can be used as a global case study to prove the success of Islamic finance,” she wrote.