Customers' preferences in selecting Islamic banks in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries

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Abdelrhman Ahmad Meero
Nishad Nawaz Maditheti

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The present study aim to investigate relationship between religion, higher profitability on investment, sharia board audit, services (faster/friendly), bank reputation, product and service quality and to know which variable more influence in selecting Islamic banks in GCC countries. The study adopted convenience sampling. 101 completed questionnaires were chosen for analysis. The study found that there is no relationship in between consumer preferences and higher profitability on investment, services (faster/friendly), bank reputation, but there is, however, a significant relation with regards to religion, sharia board audit and product and service quality and paper provide fresh insights to the Islamic banks and recommendations, study implications, future research possibilities also discussed.

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Nishad Nawaz Maditheti, College of Business Administration, Kingdom University

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College of Business Administration,

Kingdom University

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