5 Working Papers Presented

Also tabled were five Working papers focusing on the core principle of tithe, potential of tithe in development, tithe distribution, tithe management and empowering the provision of tithe law.

Present was Doctor Haji Noralizam bin Haji Aliakbar, Dean of Faculty of Syariah, Seri Begawan Religious Teachers University College, KUPU SB as Co-Chairman of PAP FIZ. The working papers presented included 'Critical Analysis on Values and Objectives of Zakat Core Principles'; 'Potensi Zakat Dalam Pembangunan Ekonomi Asnaf Fakir Miskin Di Negara Brunei Darussalam'; and 'Pemerkasaan Peruntukan Undang- Undang Pentadbiran Zakat Di Negara Brunei Darussalam'. The presentation touched on tithe which is the main mechanism in strengthening the economic position of muslim ummah, tithe distribution collectively that helps to strengthen the development of the ummah as well as the provisions of laws and regulations from the Islamic Religious Council Act.

Source: Radio Television Brunei