SALIHIN Shariah Advisory accreditation by General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions for the Development and Capacity Building of Islamic Finance in Malaysia

SALIHIN Shariah Advisory accreditation by General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions for the Development and Capacity Building of Islamic Finance in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 28 (Bernama) -- The General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions (Bahrain) and SALIHIN Shariah Advisory (Kuala Lumpur) signed an agency agreement for enhancing Islamic finance education in Malaysia. With this agreement, SALIHIN Shariah Advisory becomes an accredited agent of CIBAFI for the main objective of promoting the professional certifications and training programmes of CIBAFI in Malaysia. These include ten (10) professional certificates, five (5) diplomas and one (1) executive professional master programme. In this context, CIBAFI expressed its appreciation to SALIHIN Shariah Advisory for their support and collaboration for the marketing and promotion of CIBAFI professional development programmes in Malaysia. Malaysia is a pioneer player in the Islamic financial services industry and it is a key stakeholder to CIBAFI. It deserves high focus and interest from all perspectives, including professional development initiatives and activities. [Source: "SALIHIN Shariah Advisory accreditation by General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions for the Development and Capacity Building of Islamic Finance...
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Pameran “Awakenin9”: Sebuah Permulaan Baru Seni Visual Kuching

Pameran “Awakenin9”: Sebuah Permulaan Baru Seni Visual Kuching

Bangun, bangkit dari lena, “Awakenin9” menjadi tajuk pameran seni yang akan diadakan oleh Kelab Jiwa Seni 9Lives Kuching pada 12 hingga 27 Januari 2019. Acara yang akan berlangsung selama dua minggu ini adalah bertempat di HAUS 1.5 yang terletak di Lot 4759, City Square, Section 64 Kuching Town Land District Phase 2, Jalan Pending , Kuching yang juga merupakan hub kreatif yang semakin berkembang di Kuching. Pameran ini adalah pameran pertama Kelab Jiwa Seni 9Lives Kuching bagi tahun 2019 dan akan mengumpulkan artist-artis visual muda tempatan Sarawak dan juga kolaborasi dengan para penggiat seni dari luar negara. Antara yang terlibat ialah Amy Amin, Asyilah Tan, Dean Caveman, D2k, Felix Oz, Monsthor, Keds, Rikai, Ishamuzen, Lisa James, IVXX, Tha Black Cat, dan juga Yasmin Zaidi.  Selain daripada pameran seni visual, para pengunjung juga boleh menimba ilmu dengan pelbagai aktiviti menarik seperti Bengkel Inai, Bengkel Seni Digital, Bengkel Cetakan Baju (Cetak Saring), Bengkel Graffiti, dan juga Bengkel Ikat Celup Baju. Terdapat juga sesi...
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IR Radzi, Kampung Heritage Local Born Talent And Icon

IR Radzi, Kampung Heritage Local Born Talent And Icon

The year 2015 brings a lot of memories to iR Radzi who is from Kuching, Sarawak. Three years ago, he debuted ’Sempurna Waktu’ and introduced the song to his local fans. The song he created entirely has earned the attention of the listeners and opened a broader path for iR Radzi to go further in the music industry. He also collaborated with renowned composers from Malaysia and Indonesia to produce songs. iR Radzi's ability as a singer and songwriter was recognized when he became one of the finalists in the 'new best artist’ category at the Planet Music Awards. In addition, he was also nominated for ‘Artis Lelaki Baharu Popular’ and ‘Penyanyi Lelaki Popular’ at Anugerah Bintang Popular Berita Harian in the year of 2015. Sempurna Waktu by IR Radzi, Kampung Heritage local born talent and icon Last year, he introduced his latest single entitled ‘Stay’ which is an upbeat, and catchy song. The song proves that he can sing in diverse...
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Sarawak’s unique cultures, arts must be preserved – Abg Johari

Sarawak’s unique cultures, arts must be preserved – Abg Johari

KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg said Sarawak’s unique cultures and arts should be preserved at all times even though it is now the era of information technology (IT). He said cultures and arts must be preserved and promoted through IT to the world. “Through IT, we can showcase our villages to attract people to our culture and that is why the state government is taking these initiatives to develop the Malay villages, where we will develop the infrastructure but still maintain our culture,” he said when launching the Malay Heritage Festival 2018 at Satok Sports Complex on Sunday night. Part of the development of the Malay villages, he added, covers the area behind Kampung Masjid and Bintangor where a waterfront and a bridge are constructed to become part of the Kuching Waterfront. “We have our existing old mosque, and soon to be a floating mosque that takes over from the Indian Mosque. We are thankful because the Indian Mosque has...
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“Kampung Heritage” Sebagai Lokasi Pelancongan Warisan Dunia

“Kampung Heritage” Sebagai Lokasi Pelancongan Warisan Dunia

Kampung Warisan Bandar Raya Kuching atau ‘Kampung Heritage’ merupakan inisiatif Kerajaan Sarawak memartabatkan perkampungan sebagai kawasan warisan sekali gus menjadi destinasi pelancongan dunia. Timbalan Ketua Saintis dan Ketua Penasihat Ekonomi Digital Sarawak Profesor Dr Al-Khalid Othman berkata, Kampung Heritage adalah salah satu daripada empat komponen dalam ‘Old Kuching Heritage’ yang merupakan antara inisiatif di bawah strategi ekonomi digital Sarawak bagi tahun 2018 hingga 2022. Beliau berkata,  ini adalah inisiatif Kerajaan Sarawak untuk menjadikan bandar raya Kuching sebagai bandar raya bersejarah yang diiktiraf dunia dan terus menjadi pemangkin dalam meningkatkan ekonomi daripada sektor pelancongan termasuk sosioekonomi penduduk setempat. Jelasnya, selain daripada pembangunan fizikal pemeliharaan dan pengekalan yang berteraskan warisan, dan pelbagai aktiviti berasaskan kebudayaan tempatan turut dirancang dan dilaksanakan. Tambahnya lagi, pembangunan ini dirancang serta ditubuhkan dengan visi menjadikan bandar raya Kuching sebagai sebuah lokasi pelancongan warisan dunia serta dapat menarik pelancong sama ada di peringkat domestik, nasional mahupun antarabangsa. Photo Credits: BorneoPost...
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Kampung Warisan Bandar Raya Kuching

Kampung Warisan Bandar Raya Kuching

KUCHING: Kampung Warisan Bandar Raya Kuching atau ‘Kampung Heritage’ merupakan inisiatif Kerajaan Sarawak memartabatkan perkampungan sebagai kawasan warisan sekali gus menjadi destinasi pelancongan dunia. Timbalan Ketua Saintis dan Ketua Penasihat Ekonomi Digital Sarawak Profesor Dr Al-Khalid Othman berkata, Kampung Heritage adalah salah satu daripada empat komponen dalam ‘Old Ku-ching Heritage’ yang merupa-kan antara inisiatif di bawah strategi ekonomi digital Sarawak bagi 2018-2022. “Ini adalah inisiatif Kerajaan Sarawak untuk menjadikan bandar raya Kuching sebagai bandar raya bersejarah yang diiktiraf dunia dan terus menjadi pemangkin dalam meningkatkan ekonomi daripada sektor pelancongan termasuk sosioekonomi penduduk setempat,” katanya ketika ditemui di pejabatnya di Wisma Bapa Malaysia di sini. Malah, Khalid berkata, selain daripada pembangunan fizikal pemeliharaan dan pengekalan yang berteraskan warisan, pelbagai aktiviti berasaskan kebudayaan tempatan turut dirancang dan dilaksanakan. “Sebagai permulaan, Pesta Warisan Melayu 2018 yang merupakan salah satu aktiviti Kampung Heritage julung kali diadakan pada 27 dan 28 Oktober ini di pekarangan Kompleks Sukan Komuniti Satok dan dirancang untuk dijadikan sebagai acara tahunan,” tambahnya. Pada masa sama...
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Anak Limbang Masuk Kota Roman

Anak Limbang Masuk Kota Roman

ANAK LIMBANG MASUK KOTA ROMAN  Sabtu petang, 29 September 2018. Berkongsi cerita tentang pengalaman diri, timba pengalaman di negara asing. Sebuah kota berprestij Roman di Itali, Milan nama diberi. Sebelum tiba di kota ulung Roman, sempat berkelana di Melbourne. Semua demi impian, mahu lonjak diri, mahu cipta perubahan. Tidak hanya untuk diri, untuk Sarawak Bumi Kenyalang juga. Ada yang bertanya, kenapa harus tinggalkan Milan? Ringkas bagi yang bertanya, besar makna untuk saya. ‘Ada ruang kosong di Sarawak yang harus saya isi. Jawab saya ringkas. Maksud Encik? Tanya nya lagi, kali ini lebih beria. ‘Ingin sahut seruan arwah Tok Nan, biar menangkan anak-anak Sarawak, jadikan anak-anak Sarawak berani tentukan nasib, jangan biar orang lain tentukan. Biar anak Sarawak berani buat keputusan, dan jika gagal, hanya gagal di peringkat yang belum kritikal’, jawab saya. Bagaimana? Jadikan anak Sarawak sebagai antara yang jaguh dalam industri penerbangan. Pulang sahaja di bumi Sarawak, pikul amanah untuk cipta peluang untuk 30 orang jurutera anak Sarawak untuk timba ilmu, biar jadi cakna....
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Majlis Makan Malam Intelektual Melayu Sarawak 2018

Majlis Makan Malam Intelektual Melayu Sarawak 2018

KUCHING (8 May 2018): Malays in Sarawak should be thankful for having a political party like Parti Pesaka Bumiputera Bersatu (PBB) which unites the community and never takes their unity for granted. Petra Jaya incumbent Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof who gave this reminder at a fund-raising dinner hosted by Sarawak Malay Graduates Association (IGMS) at a local hotel on Sunday added that Sarawak Malays should look at the Malays in Peninsular Malaysia who are divided by political affiliation. “Here in Sarawak, the Malays are united under PBB which is why we have no issue of division within the community here. I hope Sarawakian Malays will always appreciate unity,” he said. The dinner, which was also held to mark the association’s 24th anniversary, raised about RM100,000 for the association’s activities. Fadillah also advised IGMS to help the Malay community to keep up with the latest technological advances and acquire technical skills. “I believe most of us are aware of latest technologies which can help us in...
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MIA Appoints Salihin Abang As New President

MIA Appoints Salihin Abang As New President

MIA Appoints Salihin Abang As New President KUALA LUMPUR (25 August 2017): The Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) has appointed Salihin Abang as President and Datuk Narendra Kumar Jasani as Vice-President, effective today. Figure 1: A group photo of Malaysian Institute of Accountants President, Salihin Abang (first from left), Sarawak State Secretary, Tan Sri Datuk Amar Haji Mohamad Morshidi Abdul Ghan (second from left), and StartUp Borneo Chairman, Abdul Qaiyum Alidin (first from right). "Salihin Abang succeeded Datuk Mohammad Faiz Azmi, whose term ended on July 26, 2017, while Narendra succeeded Datuk Zaiton Mohd Hassan, whose term ended on July 15, 2017," said MIA in a statement today. Salihin, who is the Founder and Managing Partner of SALIHIN, was elected as MIA Council member on Sept 19, 2015. He is also the president of the Malaysian Accounting Firms Association, a member of the Association of Malay Chartered Accountants Firms committee, a member of Malaysian Association of Tax Accountants, a fellow member of Chartered Tax Institute...
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