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  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda (2017)

  • Historically, the non-profit institution of waqf has played a remarkable role in developing the Islamic societies as well as in assisting the Islamic state in providing social welfare services in the health and educational sectors, supplying the basic infrastructure, providing jobs, enhancing commercial and business activities, providing food for the hungry, shelter for the poor and the needy, in addition to supporting the agricultural and industrial sectors, without incurring any cost to the government. However, this positive role played by waqf deteriorated since the end of the 19th century and has continued to deteriorate to the present time.

  • priority_waqf_development_malaysian_cash_waqf_donors_AHP_approach_yusuf_saleem.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Pitchay, Anwar Allah; Mydin Meera, Ahamed Kameel; Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2014)

  • The practise of cash Waqf is increasingly gaining popularity among the Malaysian Muslim. Waqf institutions (SIRCs) are responsible to utilise the collection of cash Waqf to develop relevant projects in order to benefit the society in general. The purpose of this study is to explore the cash Waqf donors’ priority toward what types of development that fulfilled the current need of the society. Hence, to accomplish this purpose; thirty (30) Muslim employees who have contributed cash Waqf were interviewed. This study employs analytical hierarchy process (AHP) analysis to identify the rank of the developments that priorities by donors. The result shows that the cash Waqf contributors prefe...

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  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda (2005)

  • During the early period of the Islamic civilization, the institution of waqf played various roles in the life of the Muslim. It had provided many crucial services in various sectors without inflicting any cost to the government. However, these roles have deteriorated since the 19th century to the present time. Since then, the situation of almost all waqf properties has been neglected, unproductive, and a burden to all the Muslim countries, including Sudan, and has weaken its roles in providing any services. This paper will highlight the recent revival of the institution of waqf in Sudan in the last decades and will find out to what extend this revival succeeded in developing the old w...

  • should_malaysian_state_fresh_approach_waqfs_proposal_model_waqf_enactment_murat.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Alias, Tunku Alina; Cizakca, Murat (2014)

  • This research aims to determine whether current legal structures (secular or religious) are sufficient to enable the proper functioning of waqf in Malaysia; and if not, whether there is need for changes or innovations to be introduced within the existing legal structures to allow waqf to operate in its modern form in Malaysia.

  • role_cash_waqf_financial_instrument_financing_small_medium_sized_enterprises_ahcene.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Lahsasna, Ahcene (2010)

  • The main objective of this paper is show the significant role of cash waqf as new financial model in the Islamic financial system. The cash waqf model is meant to develop and enhance the financial services for small and medium size enterprises (SME). With the financial infrastructure based on cash waqf model the SMEs can overcome their financial challenges and obligations in business and commerce. However, the cash waqf model can be used as mechanism through its commerical and financial aspects to enhance the SMEs and facilitate their financial needs. The cash waqf has the potential to improve the domestic economic growth and play a significant role in the socioeconomic development by...

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  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2009)

  • This paper examines the management of waqf properties in Malaysia. Waqf comes under states’ jurisdiction and state laws are applicable to the creation, management and development of waqf properties. The institution of the Islamic Religious Council (Majlis Agama Islam) in the various states deal with the issues related to waqf including its management and act as the sole trustee (mutawalli) of all the waqf properties in the states. This paper argues that waqf as an institution is not as productive and beneficial as it was during the Islamic history. It contends that the practice of appointing government institutions as a mutawalli has not contributed to the productivity and efficient m...

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  • Academic Proceeding


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda; Shaikh Abdul Razak, Shaikh Hamzah (2015)

  • The institution of waqf played a major role in early Islamic civilization it involves every aspect of socio-economic life in the Muslim world for 1300 years. Even though, the last century witnessed its destruction where its role becomes idle, undeveloped and unproductive in almost all Muslim countries, yet its recent revival shows optimism approached in galvanizing its socio-economic role. Through adopting new financial modes it manages to redevelop the old waqf properties into huge towers and buildings an innovation which succeeded inmultiplying the number of the beneficiaries of the old waqf properties.

  • waqf_islamic_banking_finance_missing_link_magda_2015.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda (2015)

  • Islam strongly endorses socio-economic and welfare-friendly practices, supporting and promoting philanthropic and charitable deeds. The concept of waqf in Shari'a is regarded as an empirical embodiment of this very preposition. Waqf derives its origin from approximately fourteen centuries back, and is known to have been first practised by the Prophet himself for public utility or social causes.

  • waqf and its role in the islamic economic system_murat.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Cizakca, Murat (2009)

  • Philanthropic foundations are known in the Islamic world as waqf or habs. Whereas the latter term is used in North Africa and has also entered into the French language, the former is known, with slight variations, in the rest of the Islamic world and has entered into English. The word waqf (pl. awqaf) is derived from the Arabic root verb waqafa, which means to cause a thing to stop and stand still.

Browsing by Topic Islamic wealth management::Waqf

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  • Past_present_2681.jpg.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda (2017)

  • Historically, the non-profit institution of waqf has played a remarkable role in developing the Islamic societies as well as in assisting the Islamic state in providing social welfare services in the health and educational sectors, supplying the basic infrastructure, providing jobs, enhancing commercial and business activities, providing food for the hungry, shelter for the poor and the needy, in addition to supporting the agricultural and industrial sectors, without incurring any cost to the government. However, this positive role played by waqf deteriorated since the end of the 19th century and has continued to deteriorate to the present time.

  • priority_waqf_development_malaysian_cash_waqf_donors_AHP_approach_yusuf_saleem.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Pitchay, Anwar Allah; Mydin Meera, Ahamed Kameel; Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2014)

  • The practise of cash Waqf is increasingly gaining popularity among the Malaysian Muslim. Waqf institutions (SIRCs) are responsible to utilise the collection of cash Waqf to develop relevant projects in order to benefit the society in general. The purpose of this study is to explore the cash Waqf donors’ priority toward what types of development that fulfilled the current need of the society. Hence, to accomplish this purpose; thirty (30) Muslim employees who have contributed cash Waqf were interviewed. This study employs analytical hierarchy process (AHP) analysis to identify the rank of the developments that priorities by donors. The result shows that the cash Waqf contributors prefe...

  • revival_institution_waqf_sudan_mohsin.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda (2005)

  • During the early period of the Islamic civilization, the institution of waqf played various roles in the life of the Muslim. It had provided many crucial services in various sectors without inflicting any cost to the government. However, these roles have deteriorated since the 19th century to the present time. Since then, the situation of almost all waqf properties has been neglected, unproductive, and a burden to all the Muslim countries, including Sudan, and has weaken its roles in providing any services. This paper will highlight the recent revival of the institution of waqf in Sudan in the last decades and will find out to what extend this revival succeeded in developing the old w...

  • should_malaysian_state_fresh_approach_waqfs_proposal_model_waqf_enactment_murat.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Alias, Tunku Alina; Cizakca, Murat (2014)

  • This research aims to determine whether current legal structures (secular or religious) are sufficient to enable the proper functioning of waqf in Malaysia; and if not, whether there is need for changes or innovations to be introduced within the existing legal structures to allow waqf to operate in its modern form in Malaysia.

  • role_cash_waqf_financial_instrument_financing_small_medium_sized_enterprises_ahcene.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Lahsasna, Ahcene (2010)

  • The main objective of this paper is show the significant role of cash waqf as new financial model in the Islamic financial system. The cash waqf model is meant to develop and enhance the financial services for small and medium size enterprises (SME). With the financial infrastructure based on cash waqf model the SMEs can overcome their financial challenges and obligations in business and commerce. However, the cash waqf model can be used as mechanism through its commerical and financial aspects to enhance the SMEs and facilitate their financial needs. The cash waqf has the potential to improve the domestic economic growth and play a significant role in the socioeconomic development by...

  • towards_institutional_mutawallis_management_waqf_properties_yusufsaleem.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2009)

  • This paper examines the management of waqf properties in Malaysia. Waqf comes under states’ jurisdiction and state laws are applicable to the creation, management and development of waqf properties. The institution of the Islamic Religious Council (Majlis Agama Islam) in the various states deal with the issues related to waqf including its management and act as the sole trustee (mutawalli) of all the waqf properties in the states. This paper argues that waqf as an institution is not as productive and beneficial as it was during the Islamic history. It contends that the practice of appointing government institutions as a mutawalli has not contributed to the productivity and efficient m...

  • item.jpg
  • Academic Proceeding


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda; Shaikh Abdul Razak, Shaikh Hamzah (2015)

  • The institution of waqf played a major role in early Islamic civilization it involves every aspect of socio-economic life in the Muslim world for 1300 years. Even though, the last century witnessed its destruction where its role becomes idle, undeveloped and unproductive in almost all Muslim countries, yet its recent revival shows optimism approached in galvanizing its socio-economic role. Through adopting new financial modes it manages to redevelop the old waqf properties into huge towers and buildings an innovation which succeeded inmultiplying the number of the beneficiaries of the old waqf properties.

  • waqf_islamic_banking_finance_missing_link_magda_2015.pdf.jpg
  • Industry Article


  • Authors: Ismail Abdel Mohsin, Magda (2015)

  • Islam strongly endorses socio-economic and welfare-friendly practices, supporting and promoting philanthropic and charitable deeds. The concept of waqf in Shari'a is regarded as an empirical embodiment of this very preposition. Waqf derives its origin from approximately fourteen centuries back, and is known to have been first practised by the Prophet himself for public utility or social causes.

  • waqf and its role in the islamic economic system_murat.pdf.jpg
  • Chapter in Book


  • Authors: Cizakca, Murat (2009)

  • Philanthropic foundations are known in the Islamic world as waqf or habs. Whereas the latter term is used in North Africa and has also entered into the French language, the former is known, with slight variations, in the rest of the Islamic world and has entered into English. The word waqf (pl. awqaf) is derived from the Arabic root verb waqafa, which means to cause a thing to stop and stand still.