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House of Zakat spends Shs 1bn on poor, needy

House of Zakat spends Shs 1bn on poor, needy

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Janat Nambooze stood outside Wandegeya Mosque, making frantic phone calls to her group members to help her a charcoal making machine she had just recei...

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Charities Eye A Muslim Wealth Tax

2 MONTHS AGO
Charities Eye A Muslim Wealth Tax

HADEEL MAHMOOD used to be rich. Back in Iraq, she was a pharmacist, her husband was a businessman and they sent their children to private school. But when the family claimed asylum in Nottingham last year after falling out with the Iraqi government, they burned through their savings in three months....

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World Refugee Day 2017: Facing up to the biggest challenge in two decades

3 MONTHS AGO
World Refugee Day 2017: Facing up to the biggest challenge in two decades

Since Islamic Relief first formed more than 30 years ago we have been on the frontline of responding to the needs of forced migrants around the world. Today the world has reached crisis point as the number of refugees exceeds 20 million – the highest figure for more than two decades.

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Zakat Foundation of America Sends Aid to Puerto Rico

3 MONTHS AGO
Zakat Foundation of America Sends Aid to Puerto Rico

CHICAGO — October 17, 2017– Zakat Foundation of America (ZF) shipped hundreds of hygiene kits, gas cooktops, baby food and care kits to Puerto Rico to aid Hurricane Maria victims. After the tropical storm’s devastating damages, ZF brought relief to those in Puerto Rico, just as it did with the Carav...

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General Authority for Zakat and Tax signs agreement with government agencies to implement VAT

3 MONTHS AGO
General Authority for Zakat and Tax signs agreement with government agencies to implement VAT

The General Authority for Zakat and Tax (GAZT) will sign a cooperation agreement with the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs to facilitate the compliance of businesses on Valued Added Tax (VAT), following similar agreements with the Ministry of Labor and Social Development and Saudi Customs.

The...

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GAZT and the Global Forum delivered a workshop

3 MONTHS AGO
GAZT and the Global Forum delivered a workshop

The General Authority of Zakat and Tax (GAZT) in cooperation with the Global Forum for Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes (GF) have organized and delivered a 3-day workshop and training on Automatic Exchange of Information (AEOI) in Riyadh in the period 10-11 October 2017.

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Cross-border, Baznas Send Health Cars for Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh

3 MONTHS AGO
Cross-border, Baznas Send Health Cars for Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh

The National Zakat Board (Baznas) the Republic of Indonesia sent two health cars and one transport car for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. The program regarding of the BAZNAS care for Rohingya refugees.

BAZNAS Vice Chairman, Zainulbahar Noor, PhD said the funds came from the Indonesian people which ...

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Muslim aid agency on the ground in Myanmar expresses

3 MONTHS AGO
Muslim aid agency on the ground in Myanmar expresses

PRESS RELEASE  

MUSLIM AID AGENCY ON THE GROUND IN MYANMAR EXPRESSES ALARM OVER PLANNED REPATRIATION OF ROHINGYA REFUGEES PROGRESS WELCOME IF SECURITY IS GUARANTEED

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Make donations for Masjid Nagoya Expansion

3 MONTHS AGO
Make donations for Masjid Nagoya Expansion

Masjid Nagoya has been established in Nakamuraku, Nagoya since 1998. The 17 tsubo (56㎡) land was a huge blessing from Allah, as the Muslims in Nagoya held congregational prayers by moving around rooms in apartments and small buildings until then.

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Quranic Wisdom At The Taj

2 MONTHS AGO
Quranic Wisdom At The Taj

After Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, along his wife Sara, visited the Taj Mahal in Agra this January, he wrote in the visitor’s book: “Deeply appreciate the magnificence and the beauty of this unforgettable monument of love.

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President Jokowi have succeeded in delivering aid for Rohingya refugees at Coz's Bazar Bangladesh

2 MONTHS AGO
President Jokowi have succeeded in delivering aid for Rohingya refugees at Coz's Bazar Bangladesh

The National Amil Zakat Agency (BAZNAS) with President Jokowi have succeeded in delivering aid for Rohingya refugees at Coz's Bazar Bangladesh.

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