Islamic seminar in Pattani
A three-day international seminar entitled "Islamic Studies in Changing World: Challenges and Opportunities" opened on Monday morning at the Prince of Songkla University, Pattani campus.
- Published: 14/01/2013 at 11:25 AM
- Newspaper section: breakingnews
The seminar, which ends on Wednesday, is being attended by about 700 Muslim academics from 40 countries including Egypt, Qatar, Sudan, Chad, Tanzania, Turkey, Pakistan, China, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Tunisia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Cambodia and Thailand.
The opening ceremony was chaired by Aziz Pitakkumpol, the Chularatchamontri.
Associate Professor Sompong Thongpong, vice president of Prince of Songkla University, said the results of the seminar would be used to upgrade educational management at the Islamic Studies College of the university in line with the government's policy to make Thailand an Asean education hub.
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