INTERNATIONAL CEO CONFERENCE MALAYSIA –
RAMADHAN FOUNDATION REPRESENTED
Foundation is represented by the Chairman Mr. Muhammad Umar at the
gathering of CEO and influential international leaders in Sabah, Malaysia; he
arrived on Sunday in Malaysia on a seven day visit. This annual event is billed as the
Muslim “DAVOS”, with keynote addresses by international leaders and
Mr. Umar is
chairing a panel discussion titled "IS
GLOBALISATION THE PANACEA TO THE PROBLEM OF WORLD PEACE & HARMONY?”
will later on Monday meet with the Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister The Hon. Dato' Sri Mohd. Najib Tun Haji Abdul Razak
discuss the positive contributions Islam and the Muslims bring to the
UK and the wider world.
Throughout the day he will have one to one sessions with key
international leaders and thinkers setting out the Ramadhan Foundation
vision of a peaceful world.
On Tuesday he will meet with the Malaysian
Prime Minister the Hon. Dato' Seri Abdullah bin Haji Ahmad Badawi and
will discuss in detail his views on the ever increasing problems facing
the world and how Muslims can contribute to eradicating these problems.
Later this week he will meet with former
Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Muhammad Mahathir in Kuala Lumpur,
they will discuss the continued occupation of Iraq and discuss progress
in relation to criminalising war and will hold meetings with Muslim
Scholars, Malaysian Members of Parliament and many leaders.
Shafiq, Director of the Foundation comments:
“It is with some
pleasure that the Ramadhan Foundation is the sole Muslim organisation
from the UK at such an important international event. Our Chairman Mr. Muhammad Umar will
be holding key meetings throughout his visit to share information on
how to tackle global problems and how Islam and Muslims can make a
positive contribution to tackling them.
opportunity to speak and discuss issues with both the Prime Minister
and Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia will be used to convey his
thoughts on what role Muslims are playing in the UK positively.
This visit is
the latest in a series of international gatherings where the Ramadhan
Foundation have been asked to send delegations”
Notes for editors
Ramadhan Foundation is the UK's leading Muslim youth organisation that
is working for peaceful co-existence and dialogue for all
communities. Based in Greater Manchester and working to also
establish the platform for human unity amongst our communities in the
For further information contact:
Mr. Mohammed Shafiq