As part of the Bank’s Learning and Development Program for its Officials and Staff, the key officers and employees of the Bank and some of the Board of Directors attended a one-day workshop on Islamic Banking and Finance on April 16, 2018, held at the Training Room, 4F, DBP Building, Makati City.


Gracious lecturers, who offered and spared the Bank time and opportunity of learning for free, are experts on the subject matter from Malaysia in the name of Messrs. EZAMSHAH ISMAIL, Dean of School of Professional Studies of the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF), and ZAINAL ABIDIN MOHD TAHIR, a teaching fellow of INCEIF, and both have at least thirty (30) years of experience in Islamic Banking.


The lecturers have successfully engaged the participants by landscaping Islamic banking and finance in the global banking, finance and investment market today through the following topics:


      Overview of Global Islamic Finance & Current Landscape

      Islamic Finance & Riba’

      Shariah & Financial Needs

      Islamic Banking Deposits and Investment

      Islamic Financing Products and Operations

      Overview on Sukuk: Structure and Issuance