Is my earning halal

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One of our brothers/sisters has asked this question:

respected scholars as i clarified in my question that my job is software development and it is not related to BSc subjects in any way as u can also see. Moreover i have separate I.T qualifications which i have earned thro hard work and dedication and its is these I.T qualifications which matter due to my job profile .If i had passed those two years by studying still it does not help in my Job because its of no use to my job . Moreover i work with dedication and honesty. If my work was not upto the mark than the company would not keep me. Please clarify clearly?


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Is my Earning Halal?

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If you have earned your IT qualifications by merit then your earnings in the IT industry will be termed halaal.


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