Category: Partner Events

Thailand: THAIFEX-World of Food Asia 2011 shows record int’l group participation

| 10/03/2011 | Reply
Thailand: THAIFEX-World of Food Asia 2011 shows record int’l group participation

Mega food trade show in Bangkok receives strong international support
with the presence of 20 country and regional pavilions, thanks to strong
Asian markets and Thailand’s regained stability.

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Malaysia: 6th World Halal Forum 2011 – ‘Towards a Halal Economy’

| 02/03/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: 6th World Halal Forum 2011 – ‘Towards a Halal Economy’

The World Halal Forum, now in its 6th year, is the world’s most sought after premier Halal industry event and has a proven track record as a crucial platform that plays a major role in determining the direction of the global Halal industry.

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Malaysia: Halal Friendly Travel to be addressed at the 6th World Halal Forum in KL

| 01/03/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: Halal Friendly Travel to be addressed at the 6th World Halal Forum in KL

“The importance of catering to Muslim travellers is becoming increasingly recognised by the Travel and Tourism industry all over the world. It is an expanding sector in the Halal marketplace, and we expect it to remain a strong growth sector over the coming years. Crescentrating is one of the real pioneers in this sector that is contributing positively to nurturing this growth” said Abdalhamid Evans, Director of World Halal Forum.

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Malaysia: World Halal Forum 2011 To Unveil ‘Halal 2.0’

| 24/02/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: World Halal Forum 2011 To Unveil ‘Halal 2.0’

WHF director Abdalhamid Evans said Halal 2.0 would involve interactions between the halal sector and Islamic finance, and he described it as “the biggest shift that we are going to see over the coming decade”.

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Malaysia: 8th MIHAS Receives Good Response From Singapore Firms

| 18/02/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: 8th MIHAS Receives Good Response From Singapore Firms

Singapore halal product companies are showing greater interest in the annual Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS) and the organiser is at his wits’ end on how to accommodate them in the 8th edition of the event in Kuala Lumpur from April 6-9.

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Tremendous response from Singapore for MIHAS 2011

| 17/02/2011 | Reply
Tremendous response from Singapore for MIHAS 2011

MIHAS Chief Executive Officer Mohd Shukri Abdullah said, the booth space at the event venue, the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), has been 90 per cent sold or nearly taken up by Malaysian and international exhibitors.

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6th World Halal Forum to indicate next phase of Halal Market growth

| 17/02/2011 | Reply
6th World Halal Forum to indicate next phase of Halal Market growth

The 6th World Halal Forum will be presenting a gathering of cutting-edge thought leaders and practitioners from around the world for the gathering on 4-5 April.

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Malaysia: The Halal Journal Awards for excellence at WHF 2011

| 11/02/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: The Halal Journal Awards for excellence at WHF 2011

At The Halal Journal, our aim from the beginning has been to promote and strengthen the Halal industry worldwide; to be a gathering place for news, information and opinion; to acknowledge and encourage excellence in the Halal industry. As part of this aim, KasehDia Sdn Bhd, the publishers of The Halal Journal, have decided to […]

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World Halal Forum to reconfirm Malaysia as thought leader in the Halal sector

| 27/01/2011 | Reply
World Halal Forum to reconfirm Malaysia as thought leader in the Halal sector

“We will bring a renewed spirit of creative vision and innovation to the WHF in 2011 that will re-confirm Malaysia’s role as a pivotal thought-leader in the Halal sector,” commented Abdalhamid Evans, Director of the World Halal Forum.

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Thailand urged to cash in on halal products at MIHAS

| 27/01/2011 | Reply
Thailand urged to cash in on halal products at MIHAS

Thailand is well placed to become a springboard for exports of Asean halal products to South Asia, the Middle East and the European Union, a Malaysian trade representative said yesterday.

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Malaysia: Halal Malaysia Week 2011 To Emphasise Incoming Buying Mission Programme

| 26/01/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: Halal Malaysia Week 2011 To Emphasise Incoming Buying Mission Programme

Matrade will leverage on the Halal Malaysia Week by organising the 8th Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS) from April 6-9 at the same venue as the World Halal Forum and the World Halal Research conference.

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Malaysia: WHF 2011 Underlines Malaysia’s Commitment To Halal Industry

| 26/01/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: WHF 2011 Underlines Malaysia’s Commitment To Halal Industry

The World Halal Forum 2011 (WHF 2011) will examine ways in which ethical and moral values are central to both the Halal industry and Islamic finance for creating a new economic paradigm that will shape the global marketplace over the coming decade.

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Opinion: Europe goes Halal

| 21/01/2011 | 3 Replies
Opinion: Europe goes Halal

With the exponential growth of Europe’s Muslim population in recent years, thousands of tons of religiously slaughtered halal meat is now entering the general food chain, where it is being unwittingly consumed by the non-Muslim population.

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Indonesia to host largest ever Food, Hotel and Hospitality Trade Exhibition

| 17/01/2011 | Reply
Indonesia to host largest ever Food, Hotel and Hospitality Trade Exhibition

Food and Hotel Indonesia will return 6-9 April at the Jakarta Exhibition Centre, Kemayoran. The 2011 event, the 11th in the series is the largest to date occupying five halls at the exhibition venue. There will also be a World Halal Forum Dialogue – Indonesia held on the 9th April at the exhibition venue.

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USA: Businesses seek ways to tap Muslim market

| 27/12/2010 | Reply
USA: Businesses seek ways to tap Muslim market

Despite the sometimes unfriendly climate for Muslims, Abdalhamid Evans, Project Director of the World Halal Forum, said it is inevitable that a large number of businesses will reach out to Muslim consumers, given the wealth and size of the Muslim population — more than a billion people worldwide — and their presence in the West.

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USA: ISNA Advances the Halal Movement at World Halal Forum-Europe

| 01/12/2010 | Reply
USA: ISNA Advances the Halal Movement at World Halal Forum-Europe

The Forum team brought a distinguished array of speakers and panelists who illuminated the promise and some of the pitfalls of the Halal industries. Halal industries represented were food, finance, cosmetics and personal care products, pharmaceuticals, travel, and logistics. The speakers gave plenty of information for the attendees to weigh, and experts in the audience also contributed to the panel sessions.

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UK: The World Halal Forum Europe 2010 In London

| 27/11/2010 | Reply
UK: The World Halal Forum Europe 2010 In London

The World Halal Forum Europe, UK’s first major halal industry event to date, has, at its second meeting in Europe, sent a strong message to manufacturers and retail chains on the need to respect Muslim consumers in a growing halal market.

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Malaysia: 8th MIHAS 2011 ‘Expanding your business horizon’

| 26/11/2010 | Reply
Malaysia: 8th MIHAS 2011 ‘Expanding your business horizon’

MIHAS 2011 will be kicking off its eighth showcase from April 6 to 9 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur. Aiming to reach out to the global halal players worldwide, MIHAS 2011 is back with a new theme entitled, “Expanding your business horizon”.

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UK: WHF Europe Strengthens Int’l Alliance on Halal Accreditation

| 18/11/2010 | 1 Reply
UK: WHF Europe Strengthens Int’l Alliance on Halal Accreditation

The International Halal Integrity Alliance (IHI), The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA), The American Halal Association (AHA) and the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) signed an agreement to collaborate on issues relating to Halal Standards development and the formation of a network of national Halal Accreditation bodies to ensure Halal integrity throughout the supply chain at the recent WHF Europe in London.

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UK: Importance of Europe for the development of a global halal industry

| 18/11/2010 | Reply
UK: Importance of Europe for the development of a global halal industry

How is the European halal market developing? It was with this question in mind that an invitation was extended by the World Halal Forum Europe to a two day forum in London about the future of the European halal market.

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