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Organization of the Islamic Conference

An international organization of several dozen Muslim-majority nations. It exists to promote Islamic economic values, international peace and similar goals. It was established in 1969 and is based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. See also: Islamic finance.
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Professor Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu (second right), Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Conference, during the opening ceremony of the EoACAyBelief in Dialogue' conference at the American University in Sharjah.
Signees of the message also express their pride at the constant support lent by the President of the Republic to activities of the Islamic Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisation (ISESCO) and the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC), hailing the leading initiatives of the Head of State which earned support from the international community, the most recent of which pertains to the proclamation of 2010, an International Year of Youth.
Al Baraka Banking Group (ABG) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), the investment arm of the Islamic Development Bank whose goal is to assist private sector companies and institutions in the Organisation of Islamic Conference countries and enhance cooperation between them.
Summary: BAKU u The sixth Conference of Culture Ministers of Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) has paid rich tribute to His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai for his generous donation for establishing an e- library of the Organization of the Islamic ConferenceAEs Research Center for Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA) at the Yildiz Palace in Istanbul.
LAHORE -- Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) emir Senator Sirajul Haq has demanded a special session of the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) on the issue of desecration of Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) through a caricature contest in Holland.
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will participate in the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) Summit in Istanbul, on Wednesday.The summit, called by Turkish president, will discuss the recent decision of the US Administration to shift the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Peoples Partys (PPP) leader Rehman Malik on Sunday suggested that the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) should mediate in the Yemen conflict.
KARACHI -- Palestine Foundation of Pakistan (PLF) has demanded of the United Nations and Organisation of Islamic Conference to adopt practical measures against Israel for its aggression on Gaza.
The statements also violated international law, the UN Charter and principles of the Organisation of Islamic Conference.
The COMSTECH was established in 1981 to consolidate the collective efforts of the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) as a whole in the fields of science and technology by means of promoting mutual cooperation, collaboration, and networking of resources to foster rapid industrialisation and socio-economic development.
The two-day event is attended by more than 40 member countries of the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) and 27 international and regional organisations.
Manila: A separatist Muslim group has expressed satisfaction that the European Union (EU) and the Organisation of Islamic Conference (OIC) will be part of an international team that will monitor its peace talks with the Philippine government in Malaysia soon, rebel leaders and officials told Gulf News.
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