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Waqf land administrations- a comparative studies between State Islamic Religious Councils (SIRCS) of Johor and Selangor

Ibrahim, Mansor (2012) Waqf land administrations- a comparative studies between State Islamic Religious Councils (SIRCS) of Johor and Selangor. Research Report. s.n, Kuala Lumpur. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Waqf is an Islamic concept of trust when an owner donates a land or property for a specific or general welfare of Muslim community. The prominent issues to confront is the abandonment and undeveloped of Waqf land. The development of waqf land in Malaysia is limited to the provision of mosque, cemetery, Surau and religious school. This has hindered waqf property from generating income that can benefit the Muslim society in this country. Therefore, there is a need to establish a new approach and strategy in creating an administrative system that is innovative, efficient and reflective to the current situation of economic development in Malaysia. This change is essential to guarantee the successful management of Waqf land that will contribute to the enhancement of Ummah's socio-economy. This achievement will alter the perception of the society about the traditional Waqf land especially the trustee in administering, managing and developing the Waqf land. This research also underlines the potential embrace by the Waqf land if it is developed to its best and highest use according to the Waqf law.

Item Type: Monograph (Research Report)
Additional Information: 5208/35460
Uncontrolled Keywords: Waqf, State Islamic Religious Council (SIRC), issues, strategies
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA100 Architecture and the state
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Urban & Regional Planning
Depositing User: Sr. Norsyaziela Zulkefli
Date Deposited: 10 Mar 2014 17:09
Last Modified: 05 Sep 2014 17:50
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/35460

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