The WIEF Pyeongchang Roundtable 2014 will be held in Gangwon, Republic of Korea on 15 - 16 December 2014. The Roundtable, dubbed the “Conference in the Snow”, will be held at the Alpensia Resort Convention Centre in Pyeongchang, the venue of the Winter Olympics in 2018.
Organised by the World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) Foundation, in collaboration with the Gangwon Provincial Government, the Roundtable is a gathering of international investors and business leaders from various countries interested in exploring the opportunities in Gangwon in the areas of banking and finance, halal food industry, property and infrastructure.
The 2 day Roundtable programme consists of 3 thematic discussion sessions on Finance, Tourism and the Property sectors, guided matchmaking sessions to maximise networking amongst delegates and site visits.
WIEF SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP CHALLENGE 2014 (SEC)close
The WIEF Social Entrepreneurship Challenge is a competition to inculcate the spirit of entrepreneurship amongst students with the goal of training business leaders and social entrepreneurs of the future. At the same time, it would bring together entrepreneurs, corporations and institutions to help realize sustainable projects for the benefit of the targeted Malaysian communities.
Book Review: 21st Century Economic in The Muslim Worldclose
The book is a compilation of views on specific current economic issues on the developments in the Muslim world. Presented through the prism of the WIEF Chairman, The Hon. Tun Musa Hitam, the publication is intended to identify and articulate the challenges facing the Muslim community, both internally and with the non-Muslim world at large, to distinguish perception from reality and to advance views helpful to the process of creating an environment for the better empowerment of Muslims in business and economic collaborations.
The 21st Century Economics In The Muslim World book is published and distributed in collaboration with the MPH Group Publishing.
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WIEF Scholarship Programmeclose
The WYN Scholarship Programme is an initiative of the WIEF Young Leaders Network (WYN) to develop young leaders in the Muslim World through scholarship opportunities to pursue higher education in renowned universities across the globe. Established alongside the WYN Internship Programme in 2007, the Scholarship Programme is aimed at funding students to pursue university degrees with the hope that they will become future leaders of the Muslim World. The Scholarship Programme offers students a huge opportunity to excel in their academics and pave a new future in their working career.
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WIEF EDUCATION TRUST (WET)close
The WIEF Education Trust (WET) was mooted at the 2nd WIEF in 2006 and is aimed at garnering support and resources from the global community to provide education opportunities to the people at large. It is also concerned with imparting knowledge and connecting the academic world with the business community. Towards this end, the Trust has established the Global Discourse Series with the aim of imparting specific knowledge from the business community to the academic world.
The WET established the WIEF-UiTM International Center, which was officiated by the IDB President, Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Ali in 2008, in an effort to focus efforts to develop educational impetus through collaborations with various academic institutions in the Muslim World.
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"WIEF gets the right priority because there is absolutely no denial that the only way to ensure a better world is to concentrate on the women and youth of the world."
- Tun Musa Hitam, Chairman, WIEF Foundation
Seeking growth opportunities at the 10th World Islamic Economic Forum amidst a fast-changing global environment
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Closing Ceremony of the 4th Regional WIEF Online Marketing Workshop: Promoting innovation amongst women in starting their online marketing
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