(pp.89-95) F. A. Al Maddah ‘Islamic finance and the concept of profit and risk sharing’, MEJELSD, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2017.

22nd September 2017

Fatemah A. Al Maddah Legal Advisor, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia E-mail: fatmah.almaddah@gmail.com Purpose: This paper introduces Islamic partnership structures as an alternative to conventional debt contracts. It specifically addresses the situation of entrepreneurs seeking funding from banks. The Islamic principle of profit and risk sharing, emphasised in Islamic partnership structures, is discussed in detail as it [more details]

(pp.247-256) M. N. Alam ‘Cost minimisation through interest-free micro credit to micro entreprenurs: A Case of Bangladesh’, WJEMSD, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2010

1st December 2010

Mohammed Nurul Alam, Sultan Qaboos University, Sultanate of Oman Abstract: The purpose of the paper is to present the result of an empirical review as to how and to what extent the interest-free microfinance to micro entrepreneurs contributes in minimising different cots of both the lender and the borrowers. An institutional-network theoretical approach is used [more details]