English Version
| Friday, 20 July 2018 |
Indonesia Version

Friday, 20 July 2018 | 19:02
UGM Researchers Find Islamic Sholat, Wudu Affect Oral Hygiene The findings show sholat and wudu have a strong correlation
with increased pH and other oral hygiene factors.
Friday, 20 July 2018 | 18:08
Police Arrest Teen Drug Mule Linked to Nigerian Drug Syndicate The police nabbed a seventeen-year-old teen who was
transporting 2,915 ecstasy pills from a Nigerian drug
Jokowi: Bylaw on Zakat for Muslim Civil Servants Not Yet Final
President Joko Widodo or Jokowi
Saturday, 10 February, 2018 | 11:44 WIB
Jokowi: Bylaw on Zakat for Muslim Civil Servants Not Yet Final

TEMPO.CO, Padang President Joko Widodo (Jokowiurged the media to not turn the plan to regulate zakat (alms) facility to State Civil Apparatus into a polemic.

"Nothing has been decided, so do not turn it into a polemic," President said in Padang on Friday, Feb. 9.

Previously, a meeting was held with Sharia Finance National Committee (KNKS) at the president’s office.

Read: Zakat from Muslim Civil Servants Potential to Maladministration



and: Minister: Muslim Civil Servant Salary to be Cut 25 Percent


At the opening of the meeting, President Jokowi requested a reform in zakat and wakaf (donation) management, as well as in sharia industry to be able to support poverty and economic discrepancy eradication program.

Meanwhile, Religious Affairs Minister Lukman Hakim Saifuddin explained that the government plans to issue a legal regulation on zakat facility to the civil servant.

The regulation will stipulate an offer to Muslim civil servant to make 2.5% deduction to their income for zakat.


via Facebookvia TEMPO ID


Disclaimer: The views expressed in the comments sections are personal responses that do not represent the editorial policy of tempo.co. Our editorial staff reserves the right to moderate or take down comments that contain harassment, intimidation and discrimination against ethnicity, religion, race, and inter-group relations.