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Innalillahiwainnailaihirojiun. This matter was confirmed by the Private Secretary to the RISEAP Vice President & Deputy Minister of Economy Dato Hajjah Hanifah Hajar Taib."The return of YB Dato Hajjah Hanifah Hajar Taib's beloved father, Tun Pehin Sri Haji Abdul Taib Mahmud to HIS creator, approximately 4.40 am, 21 February 2024 corresponding to 11 Syaaban 1445 Hijrah."The jenazah will be handled at the National Mosque, Kuala Lumpur before being brought back to Kuching, Sarawak.Condolences to all the family members. May he granted the highest rank in paradise.Amin ya Rabbal Alamin. ... See MoreSee Less
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5 February 2024Dato Hanifah's office, Ministry of Economy, Putrajaya. ... See MoreSee Less
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4 February 2024RISEAP Muslim Women Leadership WorkshopIntroductionKey Note - YB Dato Hjh Hanifah, Chair, RISEAP Women's Wing Women Economic Empowerment - Why greater inclusion of women is needed?Part 1Guest Speaker: Women Entrepreneurs Role in Supporting Women Economic Empowerment in Practice (YBhg. Datuk Dr. Hafsah Hashim, Chairperson of Women Leadership Foundation.Part 22 Panel Speakers: Women Entrepreneurs Role in Supporting Women Economic Empowerment in Practice by Panels of Women Entrepreneur Mdm. Zulaifah Abdul Ghani (Director of Rahmatan Lil Alamin) & Mdm. Zetty Rosli (CEO/Founder of Sirruhu Hijab).Part 3 Women's Leadership Workshop (K-W-L) (by Mdm Rahayu & Mdm Raihan) ... See MoreSee Less
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3 February 2024RISEAP Muslim Women Leadership WorkshopOpening Ceremony1. The RISEAP Muslim Women Leadership Workshop with the theme “Women Empowerment: from Exclusion to Participation" opening ceremony was officiated by YB Dato Hajah Hanifah Hajar Taib -Alsree on 3rd February 2024 at DoubleTree by Hilton, Kuala Lumpur. 2. About 65 guests attended the ceremony. The event commenced with the Malaysian National Anthem ‘Negaraku’ followed by Du’a by our secretariat, Br. Ameen Soleh. 3. Welcoming remarks by Dato Marzuki Omar, Secretary General of RISEAP and opening remarks by YB Dato Hajah Hanifah Hajar Taib, the Chairperson of RISEAP Women’s Wing; Vice President of RISEAP; Deputy Minister of Economy. ... See MoreSee Less
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Awqaf Conference 2024 - Islamic Waqf Endowment6 January 2024Auckland, New Zealand1. Alhamdulillah we were here in this beautiful city of Auckland with a pure intention of developing Wakaf in New Zealand. The total participant for this event is 60 person coming all over New Zealand. 2. The program started with a welcoming speech from Brother Ibrar Ahmad Sheikh, President for The Federation of Islamic Associations of New Zealand (FIANZ). Followed by a speech by Brother Mohammed Afiz, Chairperson for Baitulmaal New Zealand. Honorary Secretary General of RISEAP, Dato Haji Mohamad Marzuki Mohamad Omar, also share his word of thoughts.3. RISEAP has invited Tabung Baitulmal Sarawak to share their expertise on Waqf system at Waqaf Conference today following the successful establishment of Baitul Maal New Zealand in the year of 2011 which also with the support & guidance from Tabung Baitulmal Sarawak & RISEAP.4. Among the minority Muslim countries that have successfully establish their own Baitulmal are Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Taiwan and to recap, we have successfully organised a Technical Briefing on the Establishment of Baitulmal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia exactly 2 months ago. 5. The main content of this event kicked off with a presentation from Datu Haji Abang Mohamad Shibli Bin Haji Abang Mohamad Nailie, General Manager of Tabung Baitulmal Sarawak. He briefly explained how Waqf operation is carried out in the state of Sarawak. 6. The conference then proceed to a presentation from Brother Haji Abang Faisal Bin Haji Abang Marzuki, Head of Development & Waqaf Sector for Tabung Baitulmal Sarawak. This presentation briefly explained the technical part of Waqf system. 7. We then gave the floor to Brother Ikhlaq Kashkari to facilitate our workshop for the rest of the day & provide opportunity for the participants to discuss on how to accommodate Waqf in New Zealand. 8. We believe that this 1 day conference will have its follow up in the future. May Allah ease the process especially this early stage of Waqf establishment. ... See MoreSee Less
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19th December 2023Kuching, SARAWAK 1. Two representatives from Cambodia namely Br Malech Aravin and Br Man Safian will be attending Baitulmal technical training from 19 to 22 December 2023 at Tabung Baitulmal Sarawak.2. They will learn on how to set up baitulmal office, software requirements and other details. 3. This is a synergistic partnership program between RISEAP, Tabung Baitulmal Sarawak, Cambodia Islamic Association and Highest Council for Islamic Religious Affairs Cambodia. ... See MoreSee Less
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8-10 Disember 20237th Ijtimak Harakiy PKPIM-ABIM-WADAHThe Everly, Putrajaya1. RISEAP would like to congratulate our EXCO member (Central Zone), Br. Ahmad Fahmi Mohd Samsudin on being appointed as the President of Angkatan Belia Islam Malaysia (ABIM) for 2023-2025.2. Angkatan Belia Malaysia Malaysia (ABIM), has organized the 52nd Muktamar Sanawi (Islamic Youth Summit), on 8 to 10 December 2023, located at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, UKM. This conference witnessed a change in leadership with the appointment of Ahmad Fahmi bin Mohd Samsudin as President for the year 2023-2025 session. 3. Previously, he was the Vice President of the Malaysian Islamic Youth (ABIM) from 2019 until 2023 and acted as the Chief Executive Officer of Global Peace Mission (GPM) Malaysia.4. In conjunction with this Islamic Youth Summit, the 7th Ijtimak Harakiy were also organized in collaboration with the Persatuan Kebangsaan Pelajar Islam Malaysia (PKPIM) and Wadah Pencerdasan Umat Malaysia (WADAH) at The Everly, Putrajaya. 5. In this event, the previous President of ABIM, Br. Muhammad Faisal Abdul Aziz, delivered the ABIM's Policy Speech with the theme "Building a Civilized Nation in the Appreciation of the Trust of Iktikhlaf: Continuation of the Cosmopolitan Continuity of Islam".6. President of PKPIM, Br. Ahmad Farhan Rosli, also delivered the PKPIM's Policy Speech with the theme "Malaysian Civilization 2057. The Trail of a New Renaissance of Civil Malaysia" ... See MoreSee Less
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7 December 2023ISPNG courtesy visit to RISEAP office1. Our Hon. Sec. General, Dato Marzuki Omar. welcomed our admired guests from Islamic society of Papua New Guinea (ISPNG) to the RISEAP office today. 2. Representing ISPNG was the President himself, Br. Haji Ahamed John Kale along with two youths of ISPNG, Br. Julkifli Bani & Br. Osama Dimbole.3. Also attending were Imam Abimbola Mikail Abd Aziz, who previously was the head imam of the Hohola Mosque in Port Moresby, together with his daughter, Dr Maryam Abimbola Mikail who studied in IIUM, Gombak and her husband Dr Idris Adewale Ahmed 4. Also present was Dr Hj Mazlan Hj Ahmad, former Deputy Director Financial Intelligence and Enforcement Department of Bank Negara Malaysia who is a very experienced individual in waqf institution. 5. RISEAP sees ISPNG as the strategic partner to do Da'wah in Papua New Guinea. Not only we are focusing to convey Da'wah through education & da'wah program, we are also looking into entrepreneurship for the locals to ensure self sustainability. 6. From the hadith of Prophet Muhmmad PBUH:-تِسْعَةُ أَعْشَارِ الرِّزْقِ فِي التِّجَارَةِ“9 out of 10 of sustenance are from business.”6. Dr Hj Mazlan Hj Ahmad were very supportive towards this initiative. We appreciate his willingness & interest in contributing to the Islamic society of Papua New Guinea. No doubt his experience will be valuable addition to our Da'wah efforts in Papua New Guinea7. We would like to thank our honourable guest for taking their time to visit us. We pray to Allah that all your Da'wah effort, contribution and sacrifices are eased & rewarded. Amin ya rabbal alamin. ... See MoreSee Less
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23 November 2023"A Hope for home for Muslim Orphaned Children"1. We had the chance to visit Dar Amanah School in Cavite, Philippines. We were welcomed by Dr Karrie Al Assal, a teacher & board of trustees of Dar Amanah and Ms Goss, a social worker at Dar Amanah. 2. Dar Amanah Children's Village Foundation Inc. (DACVFI) is the first Muslim social welfare institution in Luzon. It provides temporary residence, para-parental, educational and social care to orphaned Muslim children in a Muslim family-like environment. Most of the children are female.3. Upon our arrival, we were entertained by a Nasheed performance by the students, recital of Al-Quran & a speech from a student representative. 4. The first batch of students of this program started in 2011. 5. We pray to Allah to protect and safeguard these children. Praying for a bright future ahead of them. ... See MoreSee Less
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Opening remarks by Ridzuan Wu, Deputy President of RISEAP, RISEAP General Assembly 2022/23, Riverside Majestic Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak, 3rd January 2023 Last …

Women’s Movement Meeting 2019

Previous Next The RISEAP Women’s Wing Meeting held its 16th meeting since its inception in 1984. It was attended by the Chairperson, …

Executive Committee Meeting 2019

Previous Next 32th RISEAP Executive Committee Meeting (EXCO) was held in Al Meroz Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand on 4th November 2019. RISEAP’s Deputy …

General Assembly 2019

Previous Next The 18th RISEAP General Assembly was took place on 01 November 2019 to 07 November 2019 at Al Meroz Hotel, …

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