UK to support Islamic finance

British Chancellor Gordon Brown has pledged support for the growth of Islamic finance, saying the UK can act as "a gateway" for the growing industry. He told the Islamic Finance and Trade Conference in London he wanted to make the UK a centre for Islamic investment. He called for stronger trading links between the UK and Muslim countries as well as global trade reform.

Read the full article by BBC News:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/5074068.stm

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