Category: Media & Events

Japan: Halal certification offers big opportunities

| 04/08/2014 | Reply
Japan: Halal certification offers big opportunities

“We’d like to create ‘one halal standard,’ which is the best halal certification in Japan, to ensure it will be accepted in every Muslim country.”

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Dubai: DIEDC launches Global Islamic Economy Summit 2013 Review Report

| 04/08/2014 | Reply
Dubai: DIEDC launches Global Islamic Economy Summit 2013 Review Report

GIES 2013 Review details the discussions of 25 sessions held at the summit and outlines key recommendations across the six pillars of Islamic Economy.

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Malaysia: International Halal Industry Trade and Advisory Centre Project

| 29/07/2014 | Reply
Malaysia: International Halal Industry Trade and Advisory Centre Project

Malaysia’s HDC recently held a seminar on International Halal Industry Trade and Advisory Centre Project in Kuala Lumpur.

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Turkey Could Earn Billions from The Halal Tourism Market

| 24/07/2014 | Reply
Turkey Could Earn Billions from The Halal Tourism Market

Turkey has emerged as a top European destination which Muslims from Middle East and Far East would like to visit for their next holiday.

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The Strangers Documentary – essential viewing!

| 23/07/2014 | 1 Reply
The Strangers Documentary – essential viewing!

A unique and deeply moving record of the flowering of Islam in the hearts and lives of British men and women.

This is an exceptional film. It is, in the truest and deepest sense, an essential film. It is essential because this story has never been told, and in the midst of the endless barrage of media portrayals of the Muslims – at worst negative and at best superficial – this bit of history shines true and clear.

It is essential because it captures another essence, so rare and hard to define…the essence of people whose hearts have been turned and opened by love of God and His Messenger.

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Turkey: The 5th Halal and Healthy Products Fair

| 23/07/2014 | Reply
Turkey: The 5th Halal and Healthy Products Fair

The 5th Halal and Healthy Products Fair, will be organized by SINE Trade Fairs supported by GIMDES – Association of the Inspection and Certification of Food and Supplies.

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Malaysia: Sales Worth RM21.9 Mln Registered At Trade Expo In South Africa

| 08/07/2014 | Reply
Malaysia: Sales Worth RM21.9 Mln Registered At Trade Expo In South Africa

Consumer preference towards halal products from both Muslim and non-Muslim consumers in the country provides good opportunities for Malaysian manufacturers.

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UAE: Submissions for Islamic Economy Awards 2014

| 21/06/2014 | Reply
UAE: Submissions for Islamic Economy Awards 2014

The Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC) in conjunction with Thomson Reuters has opened submissions for the second Islamic Economy Awards.

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Opinion: The Muslim Pound

| 21/06/2014 | Reply
Opinion: The Muslim Pound

Evan Davis, Radio 4, talks to entrepreneurs who work with Muslim consumers and asks them how much can established companies learn from them.

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Canada: Halal Food Fest Toronto – June 14-15 2014

| 27/05/2014 | Reply
Canada: Halal Food Fest Toronto – June 14-15 2014

People from all over North America will be attending the Halal Food Fest 2014, at The International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario.

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China: Malaysian PM to officiate at Halal Food Festival in China

| 27/05/2014 | Reply
China: Malaysian PM to officiate at Halal Food Festival in China

The signing of the five memoranda will further strengthen bilateral relationships between two countries that recently upgraded to a comprehensive strategic relationship.

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Kuwait: The Conference on the Halal Industry concludes

| 26/05/2014 | Reply
Kuwait: The Conference on the Halal Industry concludes

The conference concluded by honoring Dr Hani Al-Mazeedi with title of Halal Ambassador for his commitment and passion in developing the halal industry.

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Kuwait: Al-Awqaf concludes Gulf Halal conference

| 16/05/2014 | Reply
Kuwait:  Al-Awqaf concludes Gulf Halal conference

Participants in the three-day gathering called for improving understanding of consensus between Sharia (Islamic law) interpretation and scientific evidence.

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Pakistan: 3rd Int’l Halal Conference and Expo 2014

| 16/05/2014 | Reply
Pakistan: 3rd Int’l Halal Conference and Expo 2014

UVAS and the Punjab Halal Development Agency are jointly organising “3rd International Halal Conference and Expo 2014” in Lahore on 22-23 May, 2014.

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UAE: S’N’B Unveils Luxury Collection of Natural Halal Nail Polishes

| 01/05/2014 | Reply
UAE: S’N’B Unveils Luxury Collection of Natural Halal Nail Polishes

Breathable, water-based, water-permeable, and water-removable Halal nail polishes to debut at Beauty World ME, Dubai.

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THE 99’s latest challenge: A Saudi Fatwa

| 30/04/2014 | Reply
THE 99’s latest challenge: A Saudi Fatwa

“Imagine my surprise to wake up to a Fatwa from the Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia himself along with the rest of the Higher Council of Clerics calling my work evil. I couldn’t believe it. Why? And more specifically, why now?”

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Kuwait: 3rd Gulf Conference on the Halal Industry and its Services

| 19/04/2014 | Reply
Kuwait: 3rd Gulf Conference on the Halal Industry and its Services

The title “Developments in the Halal Industry” covers developments in the Halal industry and Halal-related affairs from an Islamic legal and health perspective.

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Malaysia: MIHAS 2014 sales up 21pc to RM966.4 million

| 16/04/2014 | Reply
Malaysia: MIHAS 2014 sales up 21pc to RM966.4 million

The key sectors which attracted strong interest among buyers were beverages, processed and ready-to-eat products, frozen food, seasoning and spices.

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Malaysia: MIHAS 2014 Generates RM400 Million In Sales

| 12/04/2014 | Reply
Malaysia:  MIHAS 2014 Generates RM400 Million In Sales

MIHAS 2014 attracted 14,500 visitors in the first three days of the exhibition compared to 10,400 visitors in the same period last year.

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Malaysia: Pledge to fill 80 percent gap in global halal food supply

| 12/04/2014 | Reply
Malaysia:  Pledge to fill 80 percent gap in global halal food supply

Those who attended the conference recognised the scope of food security issues, and pledged a united and integrated appraisal of these issues.

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