Category: Asia

Malaysia: Jakim Ready To Activate Halal Research Centre

| 05/09/2014 | Reply
Malaysia:  Jakim Ready To Activate Halal Research Centre

The Islamic Development Department is ready to conduct halal research in Enstek, Sepang with a development of the new Halal Research Centre in January 2015.

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Malaysia: 5th OIC World Biz Exhibition & Conference 2014

| 04/09/2014 | Reply
Malaysia: 5th OIC World Biz Exhibition & Conference 2014

The 5th OIC World BIZ 2014 will be expecting exhibitors and delegates from over 50 participating countries seeking business partners and potential investors.

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Malaysia: HDC To Penetrate GCC Market Through Saudi Arabia

| 04/09/2014 | Reply
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.

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Global Halal Certification: Current Status, Operational Challenges and Future Trends

| 04/09/2014 | Reply
Global Halal Certification: Current Status, Operational Challenges and Future Trends

Webinar (45-minute presentation/15-minute Q&A) to provide an overview of the Halal market, its current status and forecast growth, standards & certification…

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Malaysia: Islamic Finance & Halal Mart Need To Jell, Says HDC

| 04/09/2014 | Reply
Malaysia:  Islamic Finance & Halal Mart Need To Jell, Says HDC

HDC observed that only 10 per cent of the 4,400 halal companies in Malaysia get their funding from the Syariah-compliant system.

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India’s first halal cosmetic brand Iba Halal Care launched

| 03/09/2014 | Reply
India’s first halal cosmetic brand Iba Halal Care launched

India’s personal care market is growing 15-17% year-on-year. Currently, they are only looking at catering to the domestic demand.

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Opinion: Growing Demand for Halal Pharmaceuticals

| 01/09/2014 | Reply
Opinion: Growing Demand for Halal Pharmaceuticals

Sharia-approved healthcare products, modern lifestyle and rising income levels, the demand for Halal medicines also soared in recent times.

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Malaysia could be global Halal Hub by 2020

| 28/08/2014 | Reply
Malaysia could be global Halal Hub by 2020

Malaysia is in a strong position to become the global halal hub in 2020, judging by the almost 4,500 companies having halal certification as of last March.

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Indonesian expo to platform halal cosmetics

| 27/08/2014 | Reply
Indonesian expo to platform halal cosmetics

With the market continuing to grow for halal products, the Indonesian Ulema Council is readying for a big expo (INDHEX) in Jakarta on the 22-15 October 2014.

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Opinion: A gap in Pakistan’s halal market

| 24/08/2014 | Reply
Opinion: A gap in Pakistan’s halal market

Pakistan’s economic growth can be doubled if the government properly taps the expanding world halal market.

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Indonesian Ulema Council to Hold Halal Expo 2014

| 22/08/2014 | Reply
Indonesian Ulema Council to Hold Halal Expo 2014

The Institute for Food, Drugs and Cosmetics Assessment of Indonesian Ulema Council (LPPOM-MUI) will organize the Int’l Halal Expo (INDHEX) 2014 in October.

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Japan: MOU signed to promote Halal exports with Malaysia

| 17/08/2014 | Reply
Japan: MOU signed to promote Halal exports with Malaysia

Halal Development Foundation Japan and Penang Halal Hub Development Malaysia sign a MOU for mutual cooperation to promote exports.

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Japan enters global halal market with food exports, Muslim tourism

| 16/08/2014 | Reply
Japan enters global halal market with food exports, Muslim tourism

The country plans to massively increase its halal food exports to Muslim countries in Southeast Asia, as well to the Middle East, and focus on Halal tourism.

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Malaysian delegation visits Ningxia for Halal business

| 14/08/2014 | Reply
Malaysian delegation visits Ningxia for Halal business

The delegation brought business opportunities for Ningxia to export halal products to the Muslim world and signed two cooperation agreements.

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Pakistan: Halal Food Authority Draft To Be Tabled Soon

| 14/08/2014 | Reply
Pakistan: Halal Food Authority Draft To Be Tabled Soon

This will greatly resolve the issue of certification of Pakistani Halal food and provide a new impetus to Pakistan’s Halal sector for potential export.

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UAE: How to Apply for an Islamic Economy Award

| 12/08/2014 | Reply
UAE: How to Apply for an Islamic Economy Award

The Award is divided into eight key Islamic economy categories, including food, health, hospitality & tourism, SME Development and Islamic Arts.

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Japan Halal Summit 2014 paves the way for Halal in Japan

| 11/08/2014 | Reply
Japan Halal Summit 2014 paves the way for Halal in Japan

The Japan Halal Summit served as a first step to present accurate halal information to Japanese companies and government organizations.

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Brunei Halal to expand to Indonesia

| 05/08/2014 | Reply
Brunei Halal to expand to Indonesia

The company told The Brunei Times that it’s looking at Indonesia as a core market due to its sizeable Muslim population, proximity and growing spending power.

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Japan sees gold in Muslim tourism

| 04/08/2014 | Reply
Japan sees gold in Muslim tourism

Muslim visitors to Japan are expected to reach one million a year by 2020, triple the 2013 level, as it further opens up to tourists.

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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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