Women of Islam deliberate Islam, Culture and other issues

Anjum Rahman The Islamic Women’s Council of New Zealand (IWCNZ) held its annual conference in March with the theme “Fragrance of Faith” attended by more than 200 delegates from all parts of the country as well as guests from overseas. Several speakers addressed the Conference held in Wellington in March 16 and 17, 2018, attended by government officials, politicians and…

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A small community seeks fraternal bond

Venkat Raman New Zealand has a vibrant Muslim community with its members participating in almost all community, social and welfare activities. It is a matter of gratification that Muslims live in peace and harmony, working alongside other communities, fostering the common cause of universal fraternity and goodwill. Notwithstanding some untoward incidents in recent months in which Muslims were targets of…

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Women In Real Estate – Priya Shankar

Priya Shankar is a Fiji-born Indian who joined Barfoot & Thompson, New Zealand’s largest privately-owned Real Estate company in August 2006. She started her career at their city-based Head Office as their Accountant. After giving birth to her son, she completed her Business Degree whilst working full time and was promoted to the position of Company Accountant. Earlier this year,…

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Women in Real Estate – Sheba Soundhar

With 14 years of experience in Real Estate in Auckland, Sheba and her husband Soundhar have collectively built a trustworthy reputation in the Real Estate industry by striving to never compromise the value of their work consistently protecting and supporting their clients’ interests. Sheba has been working for Barfoot and Thompson Grey Lynn branch for the past 14 years. Fine Attributes Clients…

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