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Job in an Islamic bank

Q: (i) Is there any permissibility for working as an employee with the bank in the capacity of an accountant or auditor?

 

(ii) What is your view on Islamic Banks and is it allowed to join an Islamic Bank in the above-mentioned capacities?

JazakAllah Khair


 

A: Respected Brother/Sister in Islam

 
As Salaamu Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakaatuh
 
Haamidaw wa Musalliyaa
 
Your query below refers;

It is not permissible to work at a conventional bank as employment at such an institution generally includes involvement in interest based transactions that are totally prohibited. Working at an Islamic Bank is permissible provided that the Islamic Bank conducts its transactions according to the Sharia principles of Islamic Banking


And Allah Ta'ala Knows Best
 
Was Salaam


Shafiq Jakhura (Mufti)                                      
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