Opinion: ‘Islamic Economy is a baseless theory’
When Prince Muhammad Al-Faisal, the pioneer of Islamic Banking, was interviewed about Islamic Economy he explained: “What we have today is a baseless theory."
Saudi Arabia: Food is being thrown away
It is estimated that between a third and half of the food produced in GCC countries goes to waste. Despite that, GCC countries are investing in farmlands abroad.
UAE: More transparency urged for Halal imports
Despite industry efforts, food industry experts warn that not all products labelled and sold as halal in some Arab countries are, actually, halal.
GCC food exporters marked out as next for new halal certification
Halal food exporters from the GGC will be the next to fall in line with the UAE’s new global standard, a GCC official said yesterday.
Saudia Arabia’s Airline May Introduce Gender-Segregated Flights
Emirates 247 reports that the new gender segregation guidelines will address "recurrent complaints" from Saudia's buyers.
Saudi Arabia: AAHC plans $266m investment in food sector
Abdulaziz Alsaghyir Holding , plans to pump about SR1 billion ($266 million) into the food sector in the next five years.
Mars treat for Saudis: A chocolate factory in Rabigh
Following an initial investment of $60 million and allocation of an additional $150 million over the next decade, Mars Saudi Arabia opens its first chocolate factory in the Kingdom.
HH Prince Khalid bin Saud opens Foodex Saudi 2014
The second edition of Foodex Saudi was inaugurated yesterday by HH Prince Khalid bin Saud bin Khalid bin Turki Al Saud, Deputy Chairman of the Meteorology and Environmental Protection Technical Affairs.
Shariah Beer Thirst Shows Halal Stock Promise
The popularity of Halal products such as Barbican that comply with the Quran’s tenets helped drive a 4.6 percent gain in the SAMI Halal Food Index of shares this year.
7 things about Saudi Arabia’s F&B industry that every foreign investor should know
Saudi Arabia is the single-largest food market in the Gulf, accounting for more than 60% of the region’s total food consumption....
Saudi Arabia: Foodex Saudi 2014 to provide platform for F&B sector
Saudi Food Forum 17-20 November 2014 focuses on responsible development of Saudi Arabia’s $70 billion F&B industry.
Saudi Arabia: Jeddah to host KSA’s first food forum
The Food Forum with more than 100 investors will be held to promote intra-regional trade among member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).
France: Saudi firm takes stake in French poultry producer
The Saudi-Arabian food group Almunajem has taken a stake of 25 percent in the French poultry producer Groupe Doux.
Organic farming gaining popularity in Saudi Arabia
Today, there are more than 112 organic farms, certified according to Saudi organic standards. The organic animal production is 3,575.
Malaysia: HDC To Penetrate GCC Market Through Saudi Arabia
HDC has signed a collaboration with a Saudi Arabian company, Samyco Holdings Bhd, to allow over 100 local halal companies to bring their products to the country.
Saudi Arabia food imports worth $24 billion annually
The increasing youth population within Saudi society is an important catalyst behind the growth of demand for packaged food products imported from abroad.
Major growth in Saudi Arabian poultry industry
Local broiler production currently covers about 42% of total Saudi Arabia's consumption needs, estimated at 1.44million MT.
Saudi Agro-Food 2014 highlights industry trends
Held concurrently with Saudi Agro-Food 2014 are Saudi Agriculture 2014 - the 33rd international agriculture, water and agro-trade industry show.
OIC to establish on Global Halal Standard
OIC has given the mandate to SMIIC (Standards and Metrology Institute for Islamic Countries) to introduce one Halal standard that would be acceptable to all Muslims.
Malaysia: Halal Vaccines to be available in 3 years
A Saudi corporation has invested $100 million in the Halal Industry Development Corporation to produce halal vaccines for meningitis, hepatitis and meningococcal disease.
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