Lembaga Tabung Haji (LTH)

A Malaysian hajj pilgrims fund board that manages pilgrimage matters and Muslims investments in accordance to the Islamic teaching. A statutory body under the Prime Minister's Department. Established in November 1962 as the Pilgrims Fund Corporation (Perbadanan Wang Simpanan Bakal-bakal Haji), which started operation on September 30, 1963. It was replaced with the Pilgrimage Management and Fund Board or better known as the Tabung Haji (TH), established under Act 8 of Pilgrimage Management and Fund Board 1969. On June 1, 1995, the Act 535, Pilgrimage Board Act 1995 (Akta Lembaga Tabung Haji 1995) was introduced. Enforcement of the new act has abolished the previous act and the Board was changed to Pilgrimage Board (better known as Lembaga Tabung Haji) effective August 28, 1997. The Lembaga Tabung Haji (LTH) official website features funds, pilgrimage, investment, FAQs and LTH subsidiaries.
Notes:   Available in English and Malay versions.
Website:   www.tabunghaji.gov.my/

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Guide ID: 1994 - Last Updated: August 16, 2013