Muslim World League to launch museums of the Prophet’s life in Jakarta

The signing ceremony was attended by MWL Secretary-General Dr. Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa and former Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla. (Supplied)
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Updated 26 October 2020

Muslim World League to launch museums of the Prophet’s life in Jakarta

  • The exhibits will include all the prominent scenes from the life of the Prophet, presented using the latest technology

JAKARTA: The Muslim World League (MWL) and the Museum of the History of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) in Indonesia signed an agreement to launch museums and exhibitions about the Prophet’s life and the Islamic world in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, on Sunday.
The signing ceremony was attended by MWL Secretary-General Dr. Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa and former Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla.
The project will begin on land with an area exceeding 100,000 square meters (with all facilities) in Jakarta, reflecting Indonesia’s appreciation for this historic Islamic project. The agreement was signed earlier using initials, followed by the foundation stone laying ceremony.
The exhibits will include all the prominent scenes from the life of the Prophet, presented using the latest technology. The agreement also includes the distribution of over 200 encyclopedias and books on the Prophet’s life prepared by the MWL during the last three years.


Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Junaidal, Saudi Shoura Council member

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Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Junaidal, Saudi Shoura Council member

Mohammed bin Abdulkarim Al-Junaidal was appointed as a Shoura Council member on Oct. 19.

King Salman appointed 150 members to the council for a period of four years and named Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Asheikh as the consultative assembly’s head.

Al-Junaidal received a bachelor’s degree in administrative sciences from King Saud University, Riyadh, in 1983.

In 1988, he obtained a master’s degree in law from the University of Illinois.

He previously served as the Saudi Fund for Development’s director of the legal department and as an administrative manager before that.

Al-Junaidal is a member of joint committees of Arab, regional and international financial bodies such as the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.

For six years, he was a member of the board of directors for Saudi Real Estate.

Between 2012 and 2016, he acted as a member of the committee of those objecting to tax and zakat disputes. He is also a member of the Asian African Legal Consultative Organization.

Al-Junaidal served as the Kingdom’s deputy governor on the board of the directors of the OPEC Fund for International Development.

He served as a member of the Kingdom’s delegation for the governors of Arab Financial Institutions and the Islamic Development Bank.