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BankIslami Pakistan Limited signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with COMSATS University

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BankIslami Pakistan Limited, one of the leading Islamic Banks in the country, has signed a
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Center of Islamic Finance – COMSATS University
(CUI), Lahore Campus, one of the leading public sector univerities of the country, to
collaborate in conducting Islamic Banking awareness seminars and workshops for the
students and public at large to spread understanding about Islamic Banking. BankIslami will
also support CUI in research initiatives in Islamic Banking and Finance.

The MOU was signed by Mr. Syed Amir Ali, President & CEO of BankIslami Pakistan Limited
and Dr. Abdus Sattar Abbasi, Head of Center of Islamic Finance, CUI, Lahore Campus. The
signing ceremony took place during the 7 th Global Forum on Islamic Finance which was held
recently in Lahore. Mr. Raja Yassir Humayun Sarfraz – Minister for Higher Education and
Tourism, Government of Punjab and Mr. Samiullah Chaudhry – Punjab Food Minister also
graced the occasion.

The MOU is being seen as a welcome move in contribution towards the burgeoning Islamic
Banking Industry and is a praiseworthy example of the Industry and Academia joining hands
to foster Islamic Banking through awareness sessions and academics with a special focus on
research.

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