British Muslims generate £31bln to economy

Reports have shown that 2.8 million Muslims living in the UK contribute over £31 billion to to the UK economy every year.

British Muslims generate £31bln to economy

World Bulletin / News Desk

A report published by the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) estimated 10,000 Muslim millionaires are among 2.78 million Muslims in the UK contributing over £31 billion to the British economy. Recently the Sunday Times published a Rich List for the year 2013, in which over a dozen Muslims were named.

In London over 13,400 Muslim-owned businesses are creating more than 70,000 jobs, in the report marking the 9th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) which was held in London last week.

The MCB is a national representative Muslim umbrella body with over 300 affiliated national, regional and local organisations, mosques, charities and schools

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