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Riba

The Arabic word for "excess," which is used as a byword for interest. The Quran explicitly prohibits Muslims to receive or take riba; many Muslims believe this forbids them from taking advantage of financial products based on interest. Because this removes most conventional products, Islamic finance was developed to offer an alternative, though critics contend these products still accumulate riba because they imitate "regular" finance.
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The Knitters House has been shortlisted for the 2015 RIBA Award
Ian Clarke, director of winning practice JDDK said: "We are delighted to have won this prestigious commission, and are looking forward to working with RIBA Enterprises to help realise their ambitions for their headquarters.
Angela Brady, president of RIBA, added: "A RIBA chartered architect will help you achieve your aspirations and as add value to your project through good design and sound construction.
They will now go forward to contend the Riba Stirling Prize, with 59 other buildings in the UK and Europe.
Recommendation P Riba 1pt 5-6 general Already advised K De Schepper 1pt 6-4 general
RIBA president, Ruth Reed, said: "In stringent times, there is a danger that short-term money-saving decisions will be made on new buildings which result in poor solutions that are effectively false economies.
If the RTPCR results are negative, then RIBA can be performed to determine if the antibody test result for EIA or CIA was false positive.
A spokesman for the Riba Awards shortlisting panel in Wales said: "The environmental standard of entries was impressively high and it is reassuring to see several schemes from the education sector amongst the shortlist.
Three out of the six finalists for the prestigious RIBA Stirling Prize, which is run by RIBA and awarded to the architect of the best new European building built or designed in Britain, used brick in the building's design, with one of the projects, Christ's College School by Architect DSDHA, using Ibstock bricks.
La figura de Prat de la Riba aparece en este contexto como uno de los jovenes fundadores de la Lliga regionalista de Catalunya formada en 1889, en colaboracion con el Centre Catala, para promover el derecho civil catalan.
RIBA (Robot for Interactive Body Assistance), the product of joint research by RIKEN and Tokai Rubber Industries (TRI), is the first of its kind in the world, capable of safely lifting and moving a human patient of up to 61 kg from a bed to a wheelchair and back.
RIBA, Robot for Interactive Body Assistance, which can lift a weight of 61 kg on its foam padded arms, is the work of the government-run Riken research institute.