Powerful Arab Women

A list of 100 most powerful Arab women. (see links below)

These women were about before the Arab Spring or modern Democracy.

These women also have wealthy husbands.

These women are found in all sectors of working life and business.

FACT: Khadijah, the first lady of Islam, was a wealthy business woman in Arab society 1400 years ago. She married the Prophet Muhammad.

FACT: Islam gave women the right to own property, dispose of their wealth and be educated before Magna Carta, The Declaration of Human Rights, The U.S Bill of rights etc.

FACT: The Prophet Muhammad, 1400 years ago, said that education is an obligation on every Muslims man and woman.

FACT: A UK survey revealed that more and more white women are converting to Islam (I guess those glamour mags were just too shallow).

http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/woman/4769410/Meet-four-women-who-have-converted-to-Islam.html

http://www.arabianbusiness.com/100-most-powerful-arab-women-2012-448295.html

http://www.arabnews.com/columns/powerful-arab-women-only-best