Where was the 10th summit of OIC was held?

Where was the 10th summit of OIC was held?

List of Summits

Number Date Place
8th 9–11 December 1997 Tehran
9th 12–13 November 2000 Doha
2nd Extraordinary 4–5 March 2003 Doha

Where was first Islamic Conference held?

The first summit of OIC (Organization of Islamic Countries) was held in Rabat (Morocco) in 1969 following the world-wide resentment of the Muslims over the burning of the holy Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.

When and where was the second Islamic Summit Conference held?

The Second Islamic Summit Conference held from February 22-24, 1974 in Lahore was hosted by Pakistan and came to be known as the Lahore Summit.

In which city Second Islamic Conference was held?

It was built to commemorate the second Islamic Summit Conference held in Lahore in 1974.

Who is the head of OIC?

Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen
Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen was elected unanimously as the Secretary General of the OIC in the Extraordinary Session of the CFM held in Mecca on 17 November 2016.

Why is Guyana in OIC?

After Guyana’s independence from the British in 1966, Guyana established diplomatic relations with Arab countries such as Egypt, Iraq and Libya who opened embassies in the capital of Georgetown. In the same year, Guyana officially became a permanent observer in the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

Is Pakistan a member of OIC?

Pakistan continues to enjoy a privileged status in the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC, formerly the Organisation of the Islamic Cooperation). In terms of population, it is the OIC’s second largest member.

What is the role of Pakistan in OIC?

Pakistan has always used OIC as a platform to gather support on the Kashmir conflict against the Republic of India. During the OIC 1994 Conference in Tehran, Pakistan succeeded in persuading the member countries to create the “OIC Contact Group on Kashmir”.

Does Pakistan follow Islamic banking?

In Pakistan’s financial sector, as of 2006, a system of Islamic banking has been adopted that operates in parallel with the conventional banking system. Pakistanis can choose between the two modes of financing.

Who will be the next head of OIC?

New OIC Secretary General elected – IOFS. On November 28, 2020, during the 47th session of the Ministerial Council in Niamey, the Republic of Niger, the new Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Hussein Ibrahim Taha from Chad was elected. From November 1, 2021, its five-year term begins.

Why India is not a member of OIC?

While India does not visualise becoming a member of a religious international body, many reasons militate against our formally joining the OIC. ‘ It was turned down as being inconsistent with India’s secular policy which militates against joining religious organisations.

Why is India not a member of OIC?

Is Pakistan part of OIC?

When did India join OIC?

In 2019, India made its maiden appearance at the OIC Foreign Ministers’ meeting, as a “guest of honour”. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj addressed the Inaugural Plenary in Abu Dhabi on March 1 2019, after having been invited by Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Foreign Minister.

Is interest legal in Pakistan?

1979, July – interest is eliminated from three financial institutions by order of General Zia. 1991, November – “monumental decision” by Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan overturning 20 federal and provincial financial laws as repugnant to Islam, forbids riba absolutely without exceptions.

Do banks in Pakistan charge interest?

Paying or charging interest. “All forms of interest are riba and hence prohibited”. Islamic rules on transactions (known as Fiqh al-Muamalat) have been created to prevent use of interest. Investing in businesses involved in activities that are forbidden (haraam).

Is India an OIC member?

Established in 1969, the OIC was conceptualised as a congregation of Muslim countries. Its 57 members include Pakistan, Turkey, the UAE, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. India is not a member of the OIC, but was invited as a ‘Guest of Honour’ at its plenary in 2019.

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