Category Archives: Contemporary Issues

Ruling of Claiming “The No.1 Product and The Best Product” in Islam

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Competition in the business world today has became harder, particularly for businessmen who are lazy in innovating their products. At the same time, the consumers get smarter and smarter, thus their loyalty to certain product tend to decrease. This condition pushes some businessmen – especially those who neglect the lawful or unlawful matter – to use all tricks. Their main consideration is to gain as many profit as possible. Among their slick trick in marketing their product is by using bombastic words that woo the consumers. We could find so many companies that one-sidedly make misleading claims, such as the slogan, “The No. 1 Product” or “The Cheapest Product”.
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Ruling of Selling Items for Valentine’s Day celebration

Selling Items for Valentine's Day

Ruling of Selling Items for Valentine’s Day celebration

Author: Sa’id Yai Ardiansyah Every 14th of February, some people around the world commemorate the Valentine day.  They said that the day is the day to show their love to one another. The pink color that dominate the items sold on stores is dubbed as the symbol of love and affection. Particular items that are typical of this celebration are also sold, such as chocolate, flowers, cards, gifts, pink-colored jewelries, etc. Even the selling of “the rubber cap” is also soars, indicating that at that day, it is used massively among the youth. Continue Reading

When A Wife is Rich and Her Husband is Poor

Author: Syaikh Dr. Muhammad Arifin Baderi

Husband and wife are two distinct individual, yet thanks to a holy tie between them in the form of marriage, they unite. A holy tie that is based on their pure intention to uphold their dignity and practice what comes from shari’a, that unite these two completely different individual into one. The magnitude of their similarity in creed, and their ambition    foreclose any personal lines between them.

However, it doesn’t mean that all kind of private boundary between them is gone. Therefore, Islam has drawn clear lines between a husband and his wife, particularly in terms of rights and obligations. A husband is obliged to support the living of his wife, and as a return, his wife must obey him. Allah the Exalted decreed,
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The relation between An Employer and His Employee

The relation between An Employer and His Employee

The difference between the spirit and expectation between a company and its employee  sometimes becomes the trigger of employment issues. To anticipate it, Islam has allowed the existence of a balance and transparent working contract between those two parties.

The employment sector today is one of the most wanted sector by the youth, particularly in our country. According to the data issued by the Ministry of National Education, 60,87% of high school graduates and 83.13% of college graduates are more interested in becoming employees (job seeker) rather than attempting to open a work field (Source: www.detik.com, edition:Saturday, 08/10/2011 12:07 WIB).

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When the Prices Soar

When the Prices Soar

When the Prices Soar

Question:

What is the wise attitude to respond to the increasing of prices? Because this morning, my wife bought some vegetables, and when she got back home, she told me that the price of some fried foods has increased. It seemed like people were busy to think about the increasing prices of goods. Please give us advices, what to do to respond such phenomenon?

Answer:
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