Economics & Investments

What We Know

As the old Will Rogers saying goes, ‘’It’s not what we don’t know that hurts. It’s what we know that ain’t so.’’

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August 28, 2014

US Economy Is A House Of Cards

The US economy is a house of cards. Every aspect of it is fraudulent, and the illusion of recovery is created with fraudulent statistics.

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May 8, 2014

Harvard Organizes a Roundtable on Islamic Finance in India

Cambridge, Massachusetts: A roundtable on “Islamic Finance in India” was organized on April 27, 2014 at Harvard Law School at the conclusion of Eleventh Harvard University Forum on Islamic Finance.

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May 8, 2014

Halal Investing

halal investing

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April 24, 2014

Is the US or the World Coming to an End?

Two pressures are building on the US dollar. One pressure comes from the Federal Reserve’s declining ability to rig the price of gold as Western gold supplies shrivel and market knowledge of the Fed’s illegal price rigging spreads…

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April 17, 2014

South-South Cooperation Takes Off in Arab World

As the concept of South-South cooperation (SSC) continues to strengthen worldwide, some of the richest countries in the Arab world have been reaching out to the poor and the needy in the developing world.

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February 27, 2014

Indian Muslim Invents Computer System

“My invention replaces both mechanical and electronic hard disks with a microchip, doubling speed and storage capacity,” he added.

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February 20, 2014

I Am Ready to Leave My Business, But What Will Happen to It?

By Zacharia S. Bonham All great things come to an end.  Your ability or willingness to continue with your business is no different.  Perhaps you want to retire or you want to move on to a new project or business venture but you do not want to simply abandon your current business.  Below is a […]

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February 13, 2014

Economic Inequality Poses Major Risks to Human Progress, Says Report

Oxfam says that critical measures must be taken to curb excessive wealth disparity.

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January 23, 2014

Economy Becomes Liability For Turkey’s Scandal-Hit Government

Monetary policy “is causing losses to companies which made transactions trusting in the central bank”, complained Mehmet Buyukeksi…

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January 9, 2014

Leaders from Muslim World Gather at 9th World Islamic Economic Forum in London

Political and business leaders from across the Muslim world gathered at ExCel in London this week at the 9th WIEF, entitled “Changing Worlds, New Relationships.”

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October 31, 2013

Analysis: Awash In Oil, U.S. Reshapes Mideast Role 40 Years After OPEC Embargo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Forty years after an Arab oil embargo throttled the U.S. economy, surging North American energy production has brought the United States closer to a long-dreamed “energy independence” that is reshaping its goals and role in the Middle East.

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October 31, 2013

Is Homeland Security Preparing for the Next Wall Street Collapse?

Reports are that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is engaged in a massive, covert military buildup.

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October 10, 2013

Islamic Pensions Make Inroads Among Asset Managers

Islamic pensions are making inroads in several majority-Muslim countries…

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September 26, 2013

Detroit Carmakers Wrestle Silicon Valley VC Model

Detroit automakers General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co , trying to shake off decades of insularity, are looking to California’s Silicon Valley and beyond for innovative ideas and technology that could disrupt and even transform the car business.

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September 5, 2013

Syria Worries Send Oil To 6-Month High; Stocks Tumble

Geopolitical uncertainty over a possible U.S.-led military strike against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s forces pushed oil prices to a six-month high on Tuesday and sent equities worldwide sharply lower.

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August 29, 2013

Analysis: With Gulf Aid, Egypt Economy Can Limp Through Crisis

Egypt’s political crisis has dealt a blow to any hopes for a quick economic recovery, but aid from its Gulf allies is likely to prevent a financial collapse.

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August 22, 2013

Investors Undeterred By Middle East And North Africa Crises

international investors are seeking out well-run businesses in Middle Eastern and even some North African stock markets…

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August 15, 2013

New Egypt Government May Promote Welfare, Not Economic Reform

Egypt’s new military-backed government faces intense pressure to repair the state’s chaotic finances but is likely instead to spend billions, hoping to raise living standards and get protesters off the streets

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July 18, 2013

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