About The Islamic Chamber Research & Information Center
The Islamic Chamber Research and Information Center was incepted in 2002, based on a Memorandum of Understanding between the Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Mines, to identify and analyze challenges and opportunities related to promotion of trade; to assist small & medium enterprises in OIC countries ; to organize seminars, workshops and training programs on economic issues ; to design training programs for the ICCI in different sectors ; to collect, compile and disseminate trade data among OIC Countries; to develop relations with other training and research institutions; to produce a wide range of reports, books and other publications...
THE 15TH PRIVATE SECTOR MEETING FOR THE PROMOTION OF TRADE AND JOINT VENTURE AMONG ISLAMIC COUNTRIES, AND THE 7TH FORUM FOR BUSINESSWOMEN IN ISLAMIC COUNTRIES DRAWS TO AN END ON 30TH OCTOBER 2013, IN IRAN, TEHRAN.
Monday, 4 November, 2013
The event on 30th October was organized in 3 technical sessions. The first technical session focused on the investment opportunities in OIC countries, as well as country presentations. The session was chaired by Dr. Abdulhasan Al-Dairi, the president of Bahrain SMEs Society. Mr. Al-Dairi highlighted the role of research activities made by ICRIC in promoting SMEs.
On the 3 technical sessions on the "Role of Women in Achieving Sustainable Development", organized on 29th Oct.2013, through several speeches, the ways of capacity building & poverty allieviahon were discussed.
The main focus of the discussion was analyzing women self-reliance.
The 1st panel was chaired by Mrs. Attiye Nawazish Ali, Assistant Secretary General of ICCIA. The points discussed in the 1st technical session were mainly focused on:
DR. NAHAVANDIAN SPEAKS AT THE JOINT INAUGURATION OF THE 15TH PRIVATE SECTOR MEETING FOR THE PROMOTION OF TRADE AND JOINT VENTURE INVESTMENT AMONG ISLAMIC COUNTRIES FORUM FOR BUSINESSWOMEN IN ISLAMIC COUNTRIES
Tuesday, 29 October, 2013
At the Joint Inauguration of the 15th Private Sector Meeting for the Promotion of Trade and Joint Venture Investment among Islamic Countries Forum for Businesswomen in Islamic Countries, held in Tehran, Iran on 28th Oct. 2013,
GLOBAL ISLAMIC FINANCE TORN BETWEEN COMPETITION AND CONSOLIDATION
Tuesday, 3 December , 2013
A ‘compare and contrast’ exercise was possible last week for those who had attended Dubai’s Global Islamic Economy Summit and previously London’s counterpart event a few weeks ago.
An even greater number of delegates was apparently present, over three thousand, in the rather more salubrious setting of Madinat Jumeirah, which, it’s probably fair to say, beats a reclaimed industrial dockland anytime, but especially in late autumn.
Dubai was seeking to lend weight to its claim as the putative centre of the Islamic economy, extending its reach beyond the familiar field of Sharia-compliant finance, although this correspondent’s focus remained on this key element, which attracts such attention, given the business potential still to be had.
CONSIDERABLE DELIBERATION ON THE “HALAL ISSUE” IN THE 11TH ICRIC BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
Sunday,17 November , 2013
The 11th Board of Directors of Islamic Chamber Research and Information Center (ICRIC) was held in Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran on 26 October 2013. The Meeting, which was presided over by Dr. Mohammad Nahavandian as the ICRIC Chairman, attached a tremendous importance to the Halal issues. Establishment of “Halal Research Center”, the definition, setting of “Halal standards” and preparation and application of “Halal Master Plan” were the key and major topics which were thoroughly discussed by the Board in details.