Sunday, October 26, 2008

Aga Khan movie screened in Switzerland

From Shamir Allibhai's blog

Zee's Notes: One person who is having the time of his life and following his dream is Shamir Allibhai - the producer of 'The Aga Khan and the Ismailis'. He has travelled just about all over the world and has met the most amazing people you could imagine - I'm having a blast just following his adventures.

Shamir's blog is at

American artist inspired by Aga Khan collection of Islamic Art in the news

Artist Asheer Akram with his black painted wall piece titled “Angel 2” (2008), which is part of his exhibit at the Late Show

Art review: Asheer Akram at the Late Show
The Kansas City Star

Visit Asheer's we site at

Ismaili In the News - Moyez Somani elected President of CMA - Saskatchewan

Moyez Somani , CMA, MBA, FCMA
Moyez Somani obtained his CMA designation in 1983 in Ontario. He also holds an Advanced Graduate Diploma in Management, and an Executive MBA from Athabasca University. In addition, he completed the Leadership at the Peak Program from the Centre for Creative Leadership in Colorado. Moyez is currently the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Farm Credit Canada in Regina. He has over 20 years of senior management experience in the financial services industry, including 3 1/2 years as Vice President, Investments at Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation. Moyez is actively involved in the local community serving on the Board of Directors of the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency, as a member and Chair of the Audit Committee. He is also a member of the Investment Committee for the AgriFood Equity Fund, an Honorary Director on the Financial Management Institute (Regina Chapter) Board, and a member of the Aga Khan Economic Planning Board for Canada. Moyez has served CMA Canada (Saskatchewan) in several capacities. He has been a member of Council since 2001 and has also served as member and Chair of the Audit Committee, and as a member on the former Executive Committee. In 2004, Moyez was named a Fellow of The Society of Management Accountants of Canada (FCMA).