Ishtirak

Ishtirak

An Arabic term for partnership. The term is used in the context of Islamic finance.
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The main people that will be hurt are the ishtirak," he said, using the colloquial term for neighborhood generator suppliers.
org is also being advised by Hanna Siniora, a member of the Palestine NationalCouncil and the chairperson of the Palestinian-American Chamber of Commerce, and DavidGutelius, a Silicon Valley software entrepreneur and co-founder of Ishtirak, a technology andmicroeconomic development consultancy focused exclusively on the Middle East and IslamicAfrica.
Michot's translation of the text is generally of a high quality, if somewhat literal at times, particularly with regard to technical terminology (for instance, ishtirak is translated "utiliser de maniere equivoque," and "equivocite" [see index, 79], when "homonymy" is really what is meant).