Kazakhstan will host in 2011 the 7th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIFE)
(Ahlul Bayt News Agency) - Kazakhstan will host in 2011 the 7th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIFE).
The decision was made during annual session of WIFE secretariat in headquarters of Islamic Development Bank in the city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Kazakhstan initiative to hold for the first time in Central Asia the so-called Muslim Davos that will alongside with presidency of Kazakhstan in the Organization Islamic Conference (OIC) in 2011 will assist strengthening of trade and economic relations between Muslim countries.
The 4th World Islamic Economic Forum took place in May of 2008 in Kuwait under the motto Islamic Countries - Partners in Global Development. 400 delegates from 60 countries, business-circles of the Islamic world, presidents of banks, commercial and industrial chambers took part in it. During the forum chairmen of 40 Kazakhstan business-structures held meetings with potential foreign investors and the 5th Forum held in 2009 in Indonesia.
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