Future Business Journal volume 7 , Article number: 16 Cite this article. Metrics details. The Islamic banking sector has become a crucial part of the global banking industry. To fill the literature gap, this study aims to measure the efficiency and productivity growth of Islamic banks in the SEA region. The results evidenced an improvement in efficiency and progress in productivity for the banks in the region. The findings documented better efficiency and gradual progress in productivity for Islamic banks in Indonesia, consistent efficiency for Malaysia, a significant improvement for Brunei; hence, both Thailand and the Philippines Islamic bank depicted a drop-in efficiency for The findings trigger bank managers to acknowledge the inefficiencies and their sources.
The efficiency of Islamic Banks in the Southeast Asia (SEA) Region
The preparation to start Islamic Banking operations in the Bank was as if it were the preparation to start a new bank. The maiden business operation of Islamic Banking unit in Bank Asia could be compared with the new bank operation unlike a new department. Being guided by prominent Islamic Banking Consultant, Mr.
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