What does RIBA stand for?
What does RIBA mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: RIBA.
We've found a total of 7 definitions for RIBA:
Recombinant ImmunoBlot Assay
Recombinant InnumoBlot Assay
Regional Investment Bankers Association
Rhode Island Broadcasters Association
Rhode Island Builders Association
Robot for Interactive Body Assistance
Royal Institute of British Architects
What does RIBA mean?
- Riba means Interest. Riba is forbidden in Islamic economic jurisprudence and considered as a major sin. Simply, unjust gains in trade or business, generally through exploitation. There are two types of riba discussed by Islamic jurists: an increase in capital without any services provided and speculation, which is prohibited by the Qur'an, and commodity exchanges in unequal quantities, also prohibited in the Qur'an.