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Established in 2009, Hadith of the Day (HOTD) is a Muslim lifestyle website that has one of the largest and most interactive global audiences in the world. We provide content on marriage, travel, social issues and much more across a series of dynamic portals.

Based in the UK, HOTD’s social media platforms, alongside the HOTD website, the HOTD Email Club and the HOTD Apps, reach over 20 million people on a weekly basis making HOTD home to one of the largest and engaging audiences in the world for Muslims.

Our mission is to inspire our members with daily drops of inspirational and educational knowledge whilst also helping organisations connect their brands to our global audience.

Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization. With headquarters in New York and major operations in London and Eagan, Minnesota, Thomson Reuters employs approximately 60,000 people and operates in over 100 countries. Thomson Reuters shares are listed on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges. 

Infobank is an established monthly magazine and online news portal in Indonesia. Founded by bankers on 11 January 1979, Infobank aims to drive the advancement of the banking and financial industry in Indonesia. The publication is supported by an extensive network of professionals and analysts in the banking, insurance and finance industries across Indonesia, bringing the latest business and economic news to readers in the country.

The Financial Times, one of the world’s leading business news organisations, is recognised internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. Providing essential news, comment, data and analysis for the global business community, the FT has a combined paid print and digital circulation of 780,000. Mobile is an increasingly important channel for the FT, driving almost half of total traffic.

The Business Year (TBY) is a leading research firm and publisher of annual economic resources on national economies. Present in over 25 countries, TBY provides first-hand access to the people and ideas shaping business and policy throughout the world. Each country-specific edition contains a comprehensive range of interviews and analysis, offering an inside look at doing business in the world’s most dynamic economies. TBY’s interviewees, readers, and partners comprise an international network of thought-leaders who are helping to define the future of the global economy.

The Worldfolio fills a major gap in global economic appraisals as it provides market intelligence on the highest growth potential economies and focuses on understanding them from within as they play an increasingly important role in the world today. Our readership are key business decision-makers who enjoy the latest global trends and monitor information critical to their business through The Worldfolio monitors the current state of the world calling upon a global network of in-country experts present in more than 50 countries each year, conducting an average of 3,000 one-on-one interviews annually with government officials, industry captains, economists and experts, averaging eight interviews a day with the most influential leaders in the world’s fastest-growing economies.

Islamic Finance news (IFN) is the company’s principal publication. IFN is a digital, subscription-based publication available online and through smartphone and tablet applications. Published weekly, the journal provides exclusive and comprehensive coverage of the global Islamic financial markets through in-house analysis and expert external contributions; in addition to a daily news service, additional quarterly supplements and a variety of special annual issues.
Differentiated by a decade of trusted relationships across the industry, IFN is able to leverage an unrivalled network of contacts and connections to provide unparalleled insight into the issues affecting global Shariah compliant markets: along with in-house analysis, news, interviews, reports, industry and sector data, and much more.
With an archived website containing over 60,000 exclusive reports, the IFN portfolio also hosts a suite of proprietary tools including the industry’s largest interactive terminology glossary, a directory of over 4,000 global Islamic financial institutions and a portal to Islamic Banking Intelligence, the most comprehensive source of segmented Islamic banking financial data.

SME Magazine is Southeast Asia’s best-selling business magazine. Dedicated to business owners and entrepreneurs, we feature current news and in-depth analysis, with practical tips and articles written in your language. We deliver business intelligence, made simple.
SME Magazine has the largest circulation and readership among business magazines in Southeast Asia. Our readers are affluent, high net worth individuals, many being SME owners and entrepreneurs; key decision makers in their organizations.
More than just a magazine, SME Magazine goes beyond the usual “what’s going on”. We bring our readers regular top notch contributors and industry experts who share practical tips and know-how on dealing with common business issues. We provide visibility of business trends, providing global perspective while maintaining unique local insight.
Beyond our highly popular regional publication and web portals, SME Magazine delivers some of the most anticipated events to SMEs. These include the SME Solutions Expo, the SME Show, the SME 100 Awards and the SME CEO Forum.
Whether it’s online, offline or face-to-face, we are focused to delivering you the tools you need to run your business, so that you can focus on running your business.

The Malaysian Reserve (TMR) is an all-business daily that provides insight into the fast-moving business world. As a responsible newspaper, we take pride in being independent, balanced and factual.
TMR is a must-read for businessmen and policymakers. We provide the right information, at the right time on everything business, and a little bit beyond:stocks, technology, markets, wealth management, investments and industry.
We are the platform to give and receive essential business information and opportunities. TMR is aimed at senior management, businesses, policymakers, investors and high net worth individuals who make the decisions.

Each edition of The European takes its readers on a thought provoking and objective tour of business, political, geo political and cultural initiatives. Readers are provided the key to success, portraits of achievement, expert advice, and the analysis they need to make sense of the changes that are occurring within the world’s economical and political landscape.
The European gathers its news and opinion from leading sources and looks to contributing authors to share their experience in providing cutting-edge thought leadership and commentary at the most senior level. C-Suite executives and directors of many of the world’s leading companies comprise the primary audience for The European. It is thanks to this readership that the publication is so valued among the investment community.

CNBC is the leading global broadcaster of live business and financial news and information, reporting directly from the major financial markets around the globe with three regional networks including CNBC in Asia, CNBC in EMEA and CNBC in the US. is the preeminent financial news source on the web, featuring an unprecedented amount of video, real-time market analysis, web-exclusive live video and analytical financial tools. CNBC is dedicated to CEOs, senior corporate executives; the financial services industry and private investors. The channel is available in 385 million homes worldwide. CNBC is a division of NBCUniversal.

AIRPORTEVE consists of television stations & broadcast companies that specialize in airing programmes at airports across Indonesia. AIRPORT TC has more than 140 units of digital television located at strategic locations such as check-in areas, corridors, boarding and arrival lounges. “We produce great programme and are committed to always improve our digital products and services to attract visitors at the airports”.

Capital Magazine is a 100% business to business English monthly practiced-based business and finance publication, established and accredited by the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), featuring articles by certified financial and business experts on a broad spectrum of topics. Like Banking, Technology, Human Capital, Tools of Trade, Risk Management, Corporate Finance, Accounting & Financial Reporting, Treasury & Cash Management, Islamic Finance, Real Estate, Management & Leadership, Corporate Governance, Investments etc.

The Asian Entrepreneur is the world’s most authoritative and leading online media platform dedicated to Asian entrepreneurship. The Asian Entrepreneur connects the world to Asian entrepreneurship through deep insights provided by its content as well as an organizational commitment to the real time coverage of the global startup and business scenes in Asia. To date, The Asian Entrepreneur hosts the largest collection of published content found on this subject matter and its materials has been heavily utilised by international audiences with deep business interests in Asia. By carefully and actively working with an extensive network of authors, business and governmental organisations, The Asian Entrepreneur is deeply committed to facilitating a greater understanding on Asian entrepreneurship and the dynamics driving it.  

Sociable Earth is designed to provide global Muslim travellers valuable information about tourist destinations around the world. At Sociable Earth we believe that every city has a story, and each journey should inspire you at a deep level. We are dedicated to discovering the unique story of each destination, and doing the hard work for you by discovering & curating halal travel tips and must-do’s for an amazing experience.

We focus on family friendly activities for individuals, friends and families to enjoy while admiring remarkable landscapes. From countries that date to the origin of Islam to the farthest islands from the Middle East; we recommend landmarks, mosques, and halal food for Muslims seeking to travel and take in the splendour of God’s green earth.

With access to over 20 million people per week, Sociable Earth provides an ideal platform to showcase and promote international destinations to the global Muslim traveller.

Edbiz Consulting is a global Islamic finance think tank with offices in London, Istanbul and Islamabad. Edbiz Consulting provides multiple services that balance the dual purpose of developing thought leadership in this niche industry and strengthening the Islamic finance capacity for businesses and banks. Our client base is diverse and includes financial institutions, governments, education providers and established businesses and entrepreneurs. The company’s international network spans five continents and includes leading names within and beyond the Islamic finance industry. Our aim is simple – to push the Islamic finance industry forward through dedication, advocacy, collaboration and innovative thinking. This is done through our four key business areas: Shari’a Advisory and Structuring, Research and Development, Islamic Financial Advocacy and Publications. Edbiz Consulting’s flagship products include the Global Islamic Finance Report, Islamic Wealth Management Report, ISFIRE magazine and Global Islamic Finance Awards.

PT. Media Televisi Indonesia was granted a broadcasting licence for Metro TV on October 25, 1999. It is a subsidiary of the Media Group, headed by Surya Paloh, the company’s CEO/President, who was a wealth of experience in the local media industry and is the publisher of Indonesia’s third largest national newspaper. Media Indonesia. From a start up work force of 280 employees the company now employs more than 1200 people, mostly in the newsroom and production areas.

On November 25. 2000. Metro TV went on air for the first time in a trial series of broadcasts to seven cities. At first it was aired for only twelve hours a day until April 1, 2001, when 24 hour broadcasting began.

Perhaps the greatest challenge for the company in the early stages was the need to build its infrastructure, facilities and team, all within the short time scale of nine months. Though this was hard work the experience gained was invaluable in forging a solid team of experienced professionals who had already been tested under challenging conditions.

The company has ushered in a new wave of lifestyle and quality alternative entertainment programming to compliment its dominance in the news sector of the industry. It has pioneered new perspectives and unique one-of-a-kind programs while improving the way information is presented. Sophisticated and stylish productions from Metro TV have breathed new life into the industry. Even the most discerning viewers have a viewing choice second to none.

The desire to be the best drives the company’s enthusiasm and its multi-dimensional approach to programming needs. Looking ahead to 2006 the vision of the company is to have by then achieved number one ranking for its news quality and delivery as well as extraordinarily high levels of loyalty from both viewers and advertisers.

The company also takes its corporate responsibility towards shareholders and employees seriously. Though consistent in driving forward to achieve a significant level of growth and profit and to leverage its assets, the welfare and quality of life of Metro TV employees remains of paramount importance.

AlHuda Center of Islamic Banking and Islamic Economics (CIBE) is a recognized name in Islamic banking and finance Market for trainings, research and advisory over the last six years. The prime goal has always been to remain stick to the commitments and provide state-of-the-art Advisory Consultancy and Education through various well recognised modes viz. Campus programs, Distance learning programs, Trainings Workshops, Awareness Programs and Islamic Microfinance Products Development all side by side through our distinguished and generally acceptable and known Publications in Islamic Banking and Finance.

We are dedicated to serve the community as a unique institution providing trainings, education and consultancy in the field of Islamic Banking & Finance not only in Pakistan but all over the world. We have so far organized more than 300 trainings, 32 successful campus programs and training courses with numerous national and international students.

Oxford Business Group (OBG) is a global publishing, research and consultancy firm, which publishes economic intelligence on the markets of Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean.

OBG offers comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic and sectoral developments, including banking, capital markets, energy, infrastructure, industry and insurance.

OBG’s acclaimed economic and business reports are the leading source of local and regional intelligence, while OBG’s online economic briefings provide up-to-date in-depth analysis. OBG’s consultancy arm offers tailor-made market intelligence and advice to firms operating in these markets and those looking to enter them.

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