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WORKING VISIT OF THE ADVISOR ON ISLAMIC AFFAIRS TO THE HON. PRIME MINISTER TO MADINAH/JEDDAH, 11-14 DECEMBER 2013

YBhg. Tan Sri Dr. Abdullah bin Md Zin, Advisor on Islamic Affairs to the Hon. Prime Minister of Malaysia and Chairman of the Wasatiyyah Institute of Malaysia (IWM) made a working visit to Madinah and Mecca/Jeddah from 11 to 14 December 2013. YBhg. Tan Sri was accompanied by Haji Mohd Yusof Din, Director and Dr. Mushaddad Hasbullah, Deputy Director of IWM and Tuan Nasharuddin Mat Isa, Chairman of Yayasan Nassar.

 

In Madinah, the IWM Chairman met with Dr. Mahmood Qadah, Vice Rector of Madinah Islamic University (MIU) and visited Centre of Imam Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab for Wasatiyyah Research and Studies, MIU. In Mecca, Tan Sri made a courtesy visit to the Office of Grand Mufti of Masjidil Haram and met Malaysian students studying in Ummul Qura University. While in Jeddah, Mr. Mohd Khalid Abbasi Abdul Razak, Consul General hosted a dinner for Tan Sri and delegation at Rumah Malaysia which was also attended by YB. Datuk Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim, MP of Baling, Kedah and Chairman of Tabung Haji Malaysia.