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Malaysia: Documents Allege Corruption in Malaysia’s Halal Certification Process

| 07/11/2019
Malaysia: Documents Allege Corruption in Malaysia’s Halal Certification Process

MACC Chief Commissioner said the allegations of corruption within JAKIM had come to the MACC’s attention. s
She will make further announcements as investigations progress.

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Malaysia: Jakim never appointed consultant to handle Halal certification

| 06/11/2019
Malaysia: Jakim never appointed consultant to handle Halal certification

Mujahid said the halal certification application has never been done in person with any of Jakim staff as it is done online by filling in the application form with all the required details.

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China keen to invest in Pakistan’s Halal meat industry

| 04/11/2019
China keen to invest in Pakistan’s Halal meat industry

Leader of a Chinese delegation Zhu Maa has shown interest in investing in Halal meat industry in Pakistan and exporting it to China and Middle Eastern countries.

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Malaysia: CIMB Wants A Bigger Bite Of Singapore SME Banking Share

| 03/11/2019
Malaysia: CIMB Wants A Bigger Bite Of Singapore SME Banking Share

China’s halal sector is expected to reach $1.9 trillion by 2021, and there is a potential customer base of 266 million in ASEAN and China.

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Opinion: Harmonizing Halal Standards

| 02/11/2019
Opinion: Harmonizing Halal Standards

Strong political will is needed among all governments to realize the vision of implementing common halal standards and certification across the world.

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INEXTO is a revolutionary solution for total transparency and Provenance of Trust

| 01/11/2019
INEXTO is a revolutionary solution for total transparency and Provenance of Trust

INEXTO solutions offers guaranteed transparency, that is the cornerstone of a lasting relationship of trust between producers, distributors, retailers and consumers.

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Brazil’s BRF to invest $120 mln in Saudi chicken processing plant

| 31/10/2019
Brazil’s BRF to invest $120 mln in Saudi chicken processing plant

The company, the largest food exporter in the Gulf region, has four production facilities in the Middle East, where increasing populations will lift demand for food.

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UK: M&S Launches Market-First Own Label Halal Prepared Meal Range

| 30/10/2019
UK: M&S Launches Market-First Own Label Halal Prepared Meal Range

M&S Food claims this is a first for a major UK retailer and will tap into growing demand for such products.

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Saudi Arabia: Plant-based foods on the rise across the Middle East, says Prince Khaled

| 29/10/2019
Saudi Arabia: Plant-based foods on the rise across the Middle East, says Prince Khaled

Prince Khaled said the success of plant-based products largely rests on education and the availability of information to consumers and potential consumers.

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Bangladesh: FBCCI seeks UAE support to set up Global Halal Certification Centre

| 29/10/2019
Bangladesh: FBCCI seeks UAE support to set up Global Halal Certification Centre

The UAE Ambassador expressed his keen interest to work with the FBCCI to set up a comprehensive Halal certification centre.

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Governing, Regulatory and Statutory Stakeholders within the Halal Industry in Malaysia

| 22/10/2019
Governing, Regulatory and Statutory Stakeholders within the Halal Industry in Malaysia

Stakeholders are defined as a person, group or organisation that has interest or stake in an organisation or in an industry.

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Malaysia: CIMB Wants A Bigger Bite Of Singapore SME Banking Share

| 21/10/2019
Malaysia: CIMB Wants A Bigger Bite Of Singapore SME Banking Share

While CIMB is evaluating an application for the digital banking licenses that are up for grabs in Singapore, Yong is against the idea of pursuing the license just for the sake of it.

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Turkey to help develop Cambodia’s halal industry

| 21/10/2019
Turkey to help develop Cambodia’s halal industry

In a meeting with the Cambodian minister on Friday, Turkish Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan agreed to form a team to assist the Kingdom’s halal industry.

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UAE: ESMA presents UAE ‘Halal System’ experience at GCC Standardisation Week

| 21/10/2019
UAE: ESMA presents UAE ‘Halal System’ experience at GCC Standardisation Week

It allowed the state to take the leading position in regional and international efforts in the Halal file, and provide advice to raise the technical capabilities of the countries wishing to join the UAE system.

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Pakistan: PTI govt divided over control of halal authority

| 21/10/2019
Pakistan: PTI govt divided over control of halal authority

The federal cabinet is divided on whether to place the Pakistan Halal Authority (PHA) under the administrative control of the Ministry of Commerce or the Ministry of Science and Technology.

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Opinion: Can the tourism sector in Saudi Arabia prove to be sustainable?

| 21/10/2019
Opinion: Can the tourism sector in Saudi Arabia prove to be sustainable?

Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector could generate $70.9 billion to the country’s GDP this year, but negative perceptions about the country refuse to fade away.

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Saudi Arabia: Foodex 2019 will be having extensive International and Local Participation

| 18/10/2019
Saudi Arabia: Foodex 2019 will be having extensive International and Local Participation

The Exhibition will be held from 11-14 November, Jeddah Center for Forums and Events, and will be witnessing an exciting competition between local, regional and international corporations.

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Pakistan: PTI govt divided over control of halal authority

| 17/10/2019
Pakistan: PTI govt divided over control of halal authority

The cabinet has been divided over placing the Pakistan Halal Authority (PHA) under administrative control of the Ministry of Commerce as the country seeks to boost export of halal food products.

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UAE: DIEDC Explores Collaboration within the Islamic Economy sectors of Southeast Asia

| 17/10/2019
UAE: DIEDC Explores Collaboration within the Islamic Economy sectors of Southeast Asia

The initiative provided an ideal platform for the exchange of knowledge and experiences as well as identifying new opportunities for cooperation in developing the Islamic economy.

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Indonesia’s Mandatory Halal Labeling Leaves Firms in Disarray

| 17/10/2019
Indonesia’s Mandatory Halal Labeling Leaves Firms in Disarray

The compulsory labeling will first apply to the food and beverage services from 17 October before expanding into drugs, cosmetics and other consumer goods.

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