The Fatwa and translation unit is in charge of translating resolutions, fatwas and articles relevant to the Islamic finance industry from Arabic to English. This effort assists the Islamic finance industry to be more familiar with the views of leading Islamic organizations, institutions and scholars whose resolutions and fatwas about financial issues are documented in the Arabic language.


The main projects conducted and ongoing under the fatwa and translation unit are as follows:
1. Translations of Fatwas, Resolutions and Standards from the following institutions:

  1. OIC Fiqh Academy
  2. AAIOFI
  3. Kuwait Finance House
  4. Dallah al-Barakah
  5. Arab Banking Corporation
  6. Faisal Islamic Bank
  7. Muslim World League

2. Online databases:

  1. Thomson Reuters 
  2. Bloomberg