All banks and finance companies will have the opportunity to join the newly formed Islamic American Banking Association (IABA
) upon its official launch during the conference, and nominees will be chosen for its board of governors.
letter last week was perhaps the last nail in the coffin, denting hopes of Indian boxers dreaming of making it big in international tournaments.
Nagra would be suspended under the so-called tainted athlete' rule of the IABA
(that is, any athlete who competes with an athlete ineligible or sanctioned under IABA
rules will be similarly found ineligible and sanctioned).
A second grant of $50,000 went to the IABA
for a fellowship with the Asian Law Caucus (ALC) Korematsu Institute.
Given the success of Irish boxers, it has been argued that the IABA
is entitled to recruit on its terms.
In order to support the MoJ to facilitate the establishment of a sustainable IABA
, UNODC developed a data base to collect all relevant information of registered lawyers in Afghanistan.
"This designation was obtained as a result of the efforts of John Rooney, from Miami, chair of the Committee XVIII (International Arbitration Law), who will represent the IABA
at working group sessions," said Gutierrez, noting the first session IABA
will participate in will take place in Austria September 10-14.
"All of this is down to the city's excellent relations with the EABA and IABA
"Normally, any case which could result in suspension would be handled by the IABA
but we would prefer to keep it within the European family.
Bernard Dunne, the IABA
high-performance director, said that it was unlucky that Harrington had to withdraw.
He quit the High Performance set-up for the States late last year after talks between the IABA
and himself ended in stalemate.