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 6 definitions for RIBA:
Regional Investment Bankers Association
Recombinant ImmunoBlot Assay
Royal Institute of British Architects
Rhode Island Builders Association
Rhode Island Broadcasters Association
Recombinant InnumoBlot Assay
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.