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Islamic bond to be issued in UK

The United Kingdom is to become the first non-Muslim nation to issue an Islamic bond, called “Sukuk”, Prime Minister David Cameron announced at the WIFE (World Islamic Economic Forum). He also announced plans for an Islamic Index on the LSE…

Brazilian economy expanding

Although the Brazilian economy is expanding again, the OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) says the country still faces long-term challenges. According to the OECS’s latest Economic Survey of Brazil 2013, Brazil is…

German economy picking up

Domestic demand is driving the German economy towards an upturn, according to a new report issued by the Center for Economic Studies (CESifo GmbH) in Munich. A more positive economic climate and lower levels of uncertainty are fueling…

Google shares $1000 each

Google shares hit the $1,000 mark on Friday when they rose 13.8% on the day after the company reported strong earnings. Google shares reached $1,011.4, representing a 42% increase so far this year. On Friday they rose 122 points. Google…