German software maker SAP will remain an independent company in the long term, its chief executive told a German newspaper.
The shareholders of Egypt's Citadel Capital had approved the share sale for increased capitalization expected to reach EGP3.64 billion.
Tencent joins a handful of companies that is now worth USD100 billion.
The 'Lehman Weekend' was the height of the financial crisis five years ago and may be repeated if 'shadow banking' would be allowed to continue without regulatory action.
The experience of some Muslim dominated countries as to tapping Islamic pension funds for capitalization had reaped benefits.
Apple was expected to stay as the dominant figure in the technology industry if it was able to innovate more and add pressure to its competitors.