Indonesian finance minister
Last week I attended the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group’s Board of Governors Annual Meetings in Tunis to represent Indonesia as one of its shareholders. The meeting attracted over 1,000 participants from all IDB Group member countries and offered a vibrant platform for decision makers to discuss various economic, financial and development issues.
One of the main topics was the prospect of Islamic capital markets. Islamic finance has a pivotal role in shaping the future of the global financial system. It offers an ethical approach that emphasizes the moral values invested in Islamic finance basic principles itself. Thus, the continuous work to further expand and strengthen the Islamic financial industry is an integral part of increasing global economic growth, in parallel with the effort to enhance global financial stability.
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