Saturday 12, May 2012 by Robin Amlôt

Businesses bullish on the prospects for Shari’ah-compliant products – Economist Intelligence Unit

A global survey of C-level and senior executives shows that demand for Shari’ah-orientated products and services is strong, and expected to grow. Among the reasons: expanding Muslim populations, rising purchasing power, shifting consumption patterns, and a broader range of products and services on offer. The range of Shari’ha-orientated products and services is broadening, from food and Islamic finance products to pharmaceuticals, fashion and tourism, among others.

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