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UN APPRECIATES BAZNAS

UN APPRECIATES BAZNAS

1 DAY AGO  |  World Zakat Forum

Chairman of BAZNAS Prof. Dr. Bambang Sudibyo, MBA, CA and Vice Chairman of BAZNAS, Dr. Zainulbahar Noor, MBA, CA, as well as Director of BAZNAS Distri...

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Events of Year

25 April - 2018
WZF International Conference, Bosnia... Read more »
18 Oct 2018
Launching ZCP Technical Notes Bali, Annual Meeting WB & IMF... Read more »
10 Nov - 2018
International Conference of Zakat Jakarta... Read more »

WZF News

Charities Eye A Muslim Wealth Tax

15 DAYS 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

1 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

1 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

1 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

1 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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Is zakat a poverty reduction tool or just a mere charitable instrument? A case of uganda

11 DAYS AGO
Is zakat a poverty reduction tool or just a mere charitable instrument? A case of uganda

According to Prof. AB Kasozi, Islam made its way into Uganda in the year 1844 through Arab traders who welcomed by the then King of Buganda, Ssuuna II who ruled the Buganda Kingdom from  (1824-1856).

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Zakat In The Light of, Quran & Hadith - House Of Zakat And Waqf Uganda

11 DAYS AGO
Zakat In The Light of, Quran & Hadith - House Of Zakat And Waqf Uganda

In the hierarchy of Islamic faith and religious duties, Zakat is next to only the acclamation of Allah’s Unity and Prophecy of Muhammad (PBUH) and the five daily prayers.

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UN APPRECIATES BAZNAS

1 DAY AGO
UN APPRECIATES BAZNAS

Chairman of BAZNAS Prof. Dr. Bambang Sudibyo, MBA, CA and Vice Chairman of BAZNAS, Dr. Zainulbahar Noor, MBA, CA, as well as Director of BAZNAS Distribution, Mohd. Nasir Tajang, welcomed the Director of Planning of The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) who is also...

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BAZNAS founded Darul Quran School for the Rohingya Refugees

4 DAYS AGO
BAZNAS founded Darul Quran School for the Rohingya Refugees

This "Madrasah (School) of Darul Quran BAZNAS" at Camp Rohingya refugee in Balukali 2 Cox's Bazar Bangladesh has been operating on this day dated 19 Feb 2018 which in the construction carried out by mutual cooperation by the refugees.

 

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Muslim aid agency on the ground in Myanmar expresses

1 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

1 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

4 DAYS 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

26 DAYS 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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