?Dubai closer to becoming capital of Islamic economy?

Dubai?s selection as host of the 10th session of the World Islamic Economic Forum 2014 ? one of the world?s largest gatherings to share knowledge, experience and expertise in Islamic economy ? will take the emirate a step closer to its vision of becoming the world capital of the Islamic economy.

The announcement came during the opening day of the World Islamic Economic Forum 2013 in London, being attended by a high-level Dubai delegation headed by Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, Chairman of the Executive Office of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and Chairman of the Higher Committee for the Development of the Islamic Economy Sector, including top government and Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry officials.

Al Gergawi accredited this achievement to the vision of Shaikh Mohammad, who initiated the ?Dubai: Capital of the Islamic Economy? initiative and laid clear guidelines to focus efforts on the various aspects of developing the Islamic economy, and whose ambitious strategy has started to bear fruit.

via ?Dubai closer to becoming capital of Islamic economy? | GulfNews.com.