Four years ago, the Emerald Group Publishing Limited sanctioned a research paper on the demand and supply of Islamic insurance (takaful) in the UK. Leading the research project was Tahani Coolen-Maturi of the Durham University Business School in the UK.
It is that exciting time of the year again when Muslims from all over the globe await the arrival of the biggest Eid celebrations of the Islamic calendar, this year slated to begin on September 1st, 2017. Eid-ul-Adha celebrations are
Tatreez is known to be a traditional Palestinian embroidery which originates from Palestinian villages. A lot of time is spent on this traditional embroidery and it includes sewing and bringing colorful pieces together. It is a symbol of Palestinian cultural
Marketing: The management process responsible for identifying, anticipating and satisfying customer requirements profitably Some defines it as: “The activity set of institutions and processes for creating, communicating, delivering, and exchanging offerings that have value for customers, clients, partners, and society
The Muslim ethical system has four sources: the Quran, the sayings and behaviour of Prophet Mohammad (saw), the example set by his companions, and the interpretations of Muslim scholars of these sources. These provide an entire socioeconomic system that guides
It should be known that entrepreneurship is a major part of Islamic economics and Islamic finance. Entrepreneurship dates back from the time of the prophet and his companions. They were businessmen with a high caliber and strong morals. Looking around
Thanks to famous personalities in sports and showbiz, the Islamic practice of Hijama (Cupping) is catching on as a trendy idea and therefore a good business venture. The large and circular purple marks that show on the body after undergoing
As a prophet, Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) taught people to follow ethical standards in their daily lives. This includes trading, business transactions and entrepreneurship. The ethical values he followed are clearly noted in the Quran. “When a sale is held, say,
It is without a doubt that Khadijah bint Khuwaylid (RA) was a super woman. She is a great role model and her life is full of great lessons that every Muslim (especially business owners) should follow. Khadijah (RA) was able
1.8 billion Muslims around the world make one of the most underserved markets, ready with very decent buying power. 1.8 billion is a number that makes Muslims impossible to ignore for any business with international aims, regardless of the market.
Quite a number of business owners often find themselves stuck in the startup phase. Some of them lack marketing strategies to get their business on the map, and as a result, they are frustrated and don’t have a clue of