If any of you had any doubts as to the true purpose of Shariah Finance (to promote Shariah itself), the article linked below should go a long way toward convincing you.
A large Shariah bank in Kuala Lumpur (one of Shariah’s epicenters), CIMB Islamic, has announced a new financing program aimed specifically at small and medium sized businesses in the halal industry.
For those who do not know, “halal” means permissible by Shariah and chiefly applies to food industries.
When a Shariah bank devotes wealth to companies who then promote halal products and practices, they are promoting Shariah.
In fact, what often happens in these cases is that halal products become so prominent that even non-Muslims end up buying them because they have little choice in the matter.
It is almost certain, in fact, that, if you have eaten New Zealand lamb recently, you have eaten halal food, that is, lamb stunned and slaughtered according to halal principles. That’s because nearly all New Zealand lamb is halal now…