The Brunei Islamic Religious Council, MUIB, received Business Zakat or Tithe from Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam, BIBD for the Financial Year 2020 and balance of 2019 amounting to $1,894,504.82. Also received was BIBD Customer Savings Tithe of $592,132.17 which was collected from the 15th of May 2020 to the 21st of April 2021 and the Gold Tithe (Gold Bars) belonging to BIBD for the year 2020 of $20,638.04.
The Tithes were received yesterday morning by Yang Berhormat Pehin Udana Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Haji Awang Badaruddin bin Pengarah Dato Paduka Haji Awang Othman, Minister of Religious Affairs as Yang Di-Pertua of MUIB from Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Mazanan bin Haji Yusof, Assistant Mufti for Buhuts as Chairman of the Syariah Advisory Body, BIBD and Mubashar, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of BIBD. The tithe money received will be distributed to the entitled tithe category in the country comprising the destitute, poor, new convert, amil, Al-Gharimin and Ibnu Sabil.
Source: Radio Television Brunei