Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile: The fundamentals of Islamic banking operations

Speech by Mr Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile, Governor of the Bank of Uganda, at the workshop on "The fundamentals of Islamic banking operations", organized by Tropical Bank Limited, Kampala, 28 November 2016.

The views expressed in this speech are those of the speaker and not the view of the BIS.

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The Chairman Board of Directors, Tropical Bank Limited, Honourable

Gerald M. Ssendaula,

Senior Management of Tropical Bank Limited,

Resource Persons from Malaysia,

Representatives from the Banking Sector and the Business Community,


Ladies and Gentlemen.

On behalf of the Bank of Uganda and on my own behalf, I wish to welcome you all to this very important workshop on Islamic Banking. I further wish to extend a very special welcome to the delegates from Malaysia. Please get some time off to enjoy the beautiful sites and sounds of Uganda, the Pearl of Africa and Gifted by nature.