Team to study UAE Syariah law

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A DELEGATION from the Syarie courts of the Judicial Department left for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) yesterday for a five-day working visit.

Heading the delegation is the Chief Syar’ie Judge Pehin Siraja Khatib Dato Paduka Seri Setia Dr Ustaz Hj Yahya Hj Ibrahim.

Accompanying him is Syariah Court of Appeal Judge Pehin Orang Kaya Paduka Seri Utama Dato Paduka Seri Setia Ustaz Hj Salim Hj Besar, Syariah High Court Judge Pg Hj Mohd Tashim Pg Hj Hassan and other senior officers under the Syariah courts.

The objective of the working visit is to see the development of the courts in UAE and to learn and gain information of the implementation of Syariah law in the Emirates.

The visit is also to see the enforcement of the procedure of the law and compare this with the implementation of Syariah law of Brunei Darussalam.

The Brunei Times