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Islamic Banks Arrive in France

From France’s Le Figaro 11/27/2008

kuwait_finance_house2By June 2009, there will be at least three Islamic banks opening in France. The Qatar Islamic Bank, Kuwait Finance House and Al-Baraka Islamic bank have requested approval  to operate. Islamic banks abide by Sharia law and will undoubtedly appeal to the five million Muslims residing in France.