Category: Trade Events

Pakistan: Energy, security challenges not insurmountable: UK Diplomat

| 23/10/2011 | Reply
Pakistan: Energy, security challenges not insurmountable: UK Diplomat

The British Deputy High Commissioner in Pakistan, spoke at a reception for a UK trade delegation visiting the 6th Expo Pakistan 2011.
UK-Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Syed Qamar Raza also said huge potential existed for increasing bilateral trade as there was immense demand of quality halal food products in the UK which Pakistan could export.

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Malaysia: Compete On Price And Quality, Malaysian Halal Firms Urged

| 12/10/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: Compete On Price And Quality, Malaysian Halal Firms Urged

Halal Development Corporation chief executive officer Datuk Seri Jamil Bidin said the companies should equip themselves with enough knowledge on price, branding and quality competitiveness at the HalFest 2011 launch today.

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Malaysia: Halfest 2011 Eyes 50,000 Visitors, RM28 Mln Sales

| 12/10/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: Halfest 2011 Eyes 50,000 Visitors, RM28 Mln Sales

Halfest chief executive officer Mohd Shukri Abdullah said that while MIHAS has expanded and focuses on companies that are capable of exporting their products, Halfest is a new platform for companies that have yet to come up with exportable products.

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UAE Eyes on Lucrative Chinese Market amid Euro Debt Crisis

| 08/10/2011 | Reply
UAE Eyes on Lucrative Chinese Market amid Euro Debt Crisis

The large population of China and other Eastern countries as well as the growth in their markets make them a very attractive investment destination not only for the UAE investors but also for Americans and Europeans. As concerns rise over the Euro debt crisis and the global debt crisis mainly in developed countries, investors are becoming more risk averse

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Pakistan: International Halal Conference & Expo

| 06/10/2011 | Reply
Pakistan: International Halal Conference & Expo

For the promotion of Halal Industry all over the world an International Conference is being organized on 14- 15 December, 2011 in Lahore. The delegated from 16 countries are participating in the conference with the object to introduce Pakistani halal products to the rest of the world, thereby boosting the exports of Pakistan.

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Vietnamese businesses look to export Halal products

| 29/09/2011 | Reply
Vietnamese businesses look to export Halal products

A seminar to boost trade in Halal products was held in Kuala Lumpur on the 27 September. The event was jointly organised by the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia, and the Chinese Chambers of Industry and Commerce of Kuala Lumpur and Selangor.

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Malaysia: Halfest aims for RM28 million in sales

| 27/09/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: Halfest aims for RM28 million in sales

650 companies are expected to be involved in the expo, with 90 per cent of the 727 exhibition slots already sold. The expo will focus more on the participation of entrepreneurs from the SME industry, with 75 per cent of the overall space having been allocated for this group.

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UAE-China: A complementary relationship

| 25/09/2011 | Reply
UAE-China: A complementary relationship

Exhibitors and government representatives at the five-day China-Arab Trade Forum were keen to offer a range of solutions for Arab governments and businesses sitting on heavy cash chests — not least the opportunity to invest in Ningxia, the western province with a 36 per cent Muslim population, as well as joint trade proposals in areas like halal food and development.

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UAE: International Fine Food Focus on Dubai for Speciality Festival

| 12/09/2011 | Reply
UAE: International Fine Food Focus on Dubai for Speciality Festival

This year, the Speciality Food Festival is set to showcase an even broader range of premium products throughout its four sectors – Gourmet, Seafood, Halal and Organic from across the world, including countries exhibiting for the first time such as Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Germany, India, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Pakistan, South Africa and USA.

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Malaysia: HALFEST launch for new Halal exhibition in KL for local companies

| 09/09/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: HALFEST launch for new Halal exhibition in KL for local companies

Malaysia expects the processed halal food and beverages industry to achieve a double-digit export figure next year from the RM8.2 billion recorded in 2010. HALFEST held in October will assist local companies to strengthen product branding and halal services offered.

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Malaysia: CIMB Islamic to add 19% to group loans

| 06/09/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: CIMB Islamic to add 19% to group loans

“We are looking for credible companies with credible business plans. If they fulfill all the relevant requirements, we will support them whether in the Halal industry or anywhere else,” CEO Badlisyah Abdul ghani said after the signing ceremony between Majlis Amanah Rakyat and Shapers (M) Sdn Bhd yesterday to collaborate on the Halal Fiesta (Halfest).

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China: Large Halal fair opens in NW China

| 23/07/2011 | Reply
China: Large Halal fair opens in NW China

The four-day event in the provincial capital of Xining attracts more than 3,000 business people from 29 domestic provinces and autonomous regions and 28 foreign countries, according to the provincial governor Luo Huining.

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Malaysia: HDC to Organise Halal Exhibition And Seminar

| 20/07/2011 | Reply
Malaysia: HDC to Organise Halal Exhibition And Seminar

The Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) will be organising the Halal Transformation Programme (HTP) at the end of this month. The event highlights sectors like the economy, education and edutainment in the halal industry, with a exhibition of more than 100 booths and a one-day seminar on “Halal Entrepreneurship Transformation Programme”.

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Saudi Arabia: SFDA to sponsor conference on halal food and drugs monitoring

| 07/07/2011 | 2 Replies
Saudi Arabia: SFDA to sponsor conference on halal food and drugs monitoring

Muhammad Bin Ahmed Al-Kanhal, CEO of the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) announced that his organization has received Royal approval to sponsor next year’s First International Conference for Halal Food and Drugs Monitoring. “Due to the Kingdom’s position in the Muslim World, it has to take serious steps to lay down regulations and controls for halal food, which many societies consume,” Dr. Al-Kanhal said.

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China: Trouble in some Muslim countries not to affect investment flow in Ningxia

| 07/07/2011 | Reply
China: Trouble in some Muslim countries not to affect investment flow in Ningxia

Bejing: Announcing the schedule of Second China-Arab States Economic and Trade Forum, the Governor of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region said here Wednesday that the recent trouble in some Muslim countries would not affect investment flow in Ningxia.

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First Int’l Halal Congress to be held in Turkey

| 15/06/2011 | Reply
First Int’l Halal Congress to be held in Turkey

The First International Halal Congress is organized by Islamic Chamber and Information Center, in partnership with the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC), Islamic Development Bank (IDB), Islamic Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ICCI), Statistical Economic and Social Research and Training Center (SESRIC), Iran Chamber of Commerce Industry and Mines and Muslim Excellence and Competitiveness Corporations Award on 14-15 October 2011, in Ankara, Turkey.

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Anuga will be Oct. 8-12 in Cologne, Germany

| 02/06/2011 | Reply
Anuga will be Oct. 8-12 in Cologne, Germany

Anuga is a global food and beverage fair held every two years in the Koelnmesse Convention Center, Cologne, Germany. Anuga’s unique concept of featuring 10 specialized trade show segments in one location has been highly successful in matching exhibitors with their right target audience.

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Russia: Halal Expo Moscow-2011 exhibition to be held in Moscow

| 18/05/2011 | Reply
Russia: Halal Expo Moscow-2011 exhibition to be held in Moscow

Moscow Halal Expo 2011 is the opportunity for the Russian and foreign producers and businessmen to present themselves on an international level, to share experience and to establish useful business contacts. It will be held on May 26-28, 2011 in the largest International Exhibition Centre of Russia “Crocus Expo” in Moscow.

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Singapore: Visit Crescentrating at the Arabian Travel Market 2011

| 27/04/2011 | Reply
Singapore: Visit Crescentrating at the Arabian Travel Market 2011

Crescentrating will participate at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) for the second consecutive year. ATM 2011, the leading travel exhibition for the Middle East region, will take place from 2nd to 5th May 2011 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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Malaysia: The Sixth China International Halal Food and Muslim Products Show (CIHAS 2011)

| 07/04/2011 | 2 Replies
Malaysia: The Sixth China International Halal Food and Muslim Products Show (CIHAS 2011)

In a statement Tuesday, the organising committee said the halal show was positioned as an international trade-show providing a unique business platform to showcase halal food, Muslim products and Islamic services catering to the fast-growing global market.

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