Islamic finance/ halal certification

Halal certification: Does it fund terrorism?

Earlier today I stumbled across an ABC ‘Fact Check’ article from last year, which concluded that there was no evidence whatsoever, that revenue raised in Halal certification, goes towards sponsoring acts of terror. In the article, Muhammad Khan, CEO of Halal Australia, made this stance clear. “We do not fund anything like that, we do not in any way endorse… Continue reading Halal certification: Does it fund terrorism?

Islamic finance/ halal certification

Creeping Islamic finance into Australia

Something that would have be an improbable development in the past, is now set to come upon us. Islamic law, is to expand its influence in Australia; as recent changes to taxation law will make Islamic finance more easily practiced. The budget papers, titled ‘Asset backed financing arrangements’ outline these changes, stating; “The Government proposes to remove… Continue reading Creeping Islamic finance into Australia