|Islamic finance: Japanomics — Turkeynomics?|
With a population of 60,000 Muslims and close to 127.5 million Shinto and Budhist adherents, Japan hardly can be described as a Muslim country. With the complete lack of domestic market, access to Islamic finance therefore is a business opportunity only and it would be shunned if it would have even the slightest fundamentalist religious undertones.
|As a matter of fact, Islamic finance is neutral and accessible to all, whatever conviction one might have. And Japanese industry has understood that and is fully engaged in the Islamic financial markets. It devotes itself with the same seriousness with which it started building cars some 40 years ago. continue reading at http://www.todayszaman.com/tz-web/detaylar.do?load=detay&link=153806&bolum=105|