Prof. Dr. KH Said Aqil Siroj, MA
Supports The Unity Among Religions and Race in Indonesia
at ICDX and ICH Halal Bihalal Event
On Monday, 17th of July 2017, the big family of ICDX and ICH held a Halal Bihalal event at PondokPesantrenLuhur Al-Tsaqafah which was founded by Prof. Dr. KH Said Aqil Siroj, MA. The Pesantren (Islamic School) is located at Jagakarsa, South of Jakarta.
The event commenced with an opening address by the MC followed by a welcoming speech from President Director of ICH (Indonesia Clearing House) Mr. Nursalam. He also gave a brief explanation about futures exchange and its role in supporting economic growth. Prof. Dr. KH Said Aqil Sirojwas also invited to address a welcoming speech, where he lectured the event participants regarding unity among religions and race in Indonesia, “If there is anyone who wants to divide Indonesia because of religion and race, be assured that NU (NahdatulUlama) and ninety million of its members will raise up to defend (unity).” Said Prod. Dr. KH Aqil Said Siroj.
The Halal Bihalal event continued with a warm and joyful atmosphere among the guests at PondokPesantrenLuhur Al-Tsaqafah. The whole board of Commissioners and Directors of both ICDX & ICH stood up at the end of the event to exchange warm handshakes with the members of the Pesantren. Afterwards, the event participants were invited to conclude the event and enjoy a hearty lunch.