The Creed and Moral of the Islamic Economic System.

The basic creed that promotes Islamic economic behaviour evolves from the Islamic concept of God, Allah, with the attributes ascribed to Him. Thus, acknowledging of Him the attribute Al-Malik (the absolute Owner of all) or Al-Rahim (who gives blessings and prosperity, particularly to those who use these gifts as He has permitted) contributes towards building up a Muslim mind....

Islam Encourage Low Paid Manual Labour?

Does Islam encourage people to work even though if the only work they can find is low paid manual labor? Well, it is clear that Islam encourages hard work, enterprise and self sufficiency. Even when one is rightfully eligible to receive from the public treasury it is more superior to earn one’s own income. Even if the job entails manual labor and is not well remunerated, provided one is not being taken advantage of, one should not be averse to taking up the job....