Category: Media & Events

Opinion: Why is Halal food so hard to find in Britain?

| 26/09/2013 | Reply
Opinion: Why is Halal food so hard to find in Britain?

Halal meat accounts for up to 15% of meat sales in the UK yet the options for Muslim foodies, or ‘haloodies’, are limited. But a new halal food festival hopes to highlight a market waiting to be tapped.

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Russia: KazanSummit 2013

| 24/09/2013 | Reply
Russia:  KazanSummit 2013

KazanSummit is jointly organized by the Administration of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan and the Federation Council. Tatarstan is becoming the center for international cooperation.

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Malaysia wants Islamic finance industry to ‘look west’

| 24/09/2013 | Reply
Malaysia wants Islamic finance industry to ‘look west’

With the backing of Maybank Islamic Bhd, the World Islamic Economic Foundation (WIEF) is working together with the Greater London Authority to boost trade and investment between Malaysia, the Association of South-East Asian Nations (Asean) and the UK.

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Tatarsan: JSC Kazan Meat Factory will be the Official Sponsor of ‘The longest Halal Kebab’

| 21/09/2013 | Reply
Tatarsan: JSC Kazan Meat Factory will be the Official Sponsor of ‘The longest Halal Kebab’

JSC Kazan Meat Factory is one of the largest enterprises for the meat industry in the Republic of Tatarstan. The company is the major national supplier of meat, meat products and canned meat.

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Dubai: ‘Islamic Economy Award’ launch in November

| 21/09/2013 | Reply
Dubai:  ‘Islamic Economy Award’ launch in November

The launch of the “Islamic Economy Award” is part of the upcoming Global Islamic Economy Summit in Dubai in November, under directive of His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

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Australia: Halal expert earns processing industry’s highest honour

| 21/09/2013 | Reply
Australia: Halal expert earns processing industry’s highest honour

As part of his long-standing responsibilities as an AMIC processor board member, Mr Hayes has taken a key role in representing Australia’s interests in the field of Halal certification, allowing Australian exports to access a growing number of Halal-dependent markets around the world.

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UK: World’s largest Halal Food Festival launches in London

| 20/09/2013 | Reply
UK: World’s largest Halal Food Festival launches in London

Halal Food Festival is a three day consumer food show dedicated to foodies who eat halal, or haloodies as they have been coined by the festival founder. It will offer visitors a first time glimpse into the very best that halal has to offer.

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Malaysia: Sixth Borneo International Islamic Conference

| 20/09/2013 | Reply
Malaysia: Sixth Borneo International Islamic Conference

The two-day conference will see the presentation of 100 working papers on various academic disciplines, such as halal, waqaf, tithe, Islamic economy, education, marketing and manuscripts with regards to Islam in Borneo.

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UAE: Dubai Exports lines up local food trade at premier Russian show

| 18/09/2013 | Reply
UAE: Dubai Exports lines up local food trade at premier Russian show

The UAE is one of Russia’s leading economic partners and bilateral trade between the two countries rose by 7.5 per cent during the first half of 2013 to reach AED3.3 billion (US$879 million).

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UAE: OIC Halal Middle East Exhibition & Congress

| 16/09/2013 | Reply
UAE: OIC Halal Middle East Exhibition & Congress

The inaugural Kitchen Equipment & Technology Middle East Exhibition will be held at Expo Centre Sharjah along with the second OIC Halal Middle East Exhibition & Congress from December 16 to 18, 2013.

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China: Halal food helps Ningxia explore int’l market

| 16/09/2013 | Reply
China: Halal food helps Ningxia explore int’l market

The government of Wuzhong City, the home of Islamic Hui ethnic group, is building a halal industrial park to integrate research, design, manufacture, processing and trade for the halal industry.

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Saudi Arabia: KSA’s first F&B show a gateway to $70bn market

| 16/09/2013 | Reply
Saudi Arabia: KSA’s first F&B show a gateway to $70bn market

Saudi Arabia’s first international F&B trade show will provide a gateway to the $70bn market opportunity, attracting more than 20,000 industry professionals from the MENA region.

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Dubai: Global Islamic Economy Summit Open for Registration

| 15/09/2013 | 3 Replies
Dubai: Global Islamic Economy Summit Open for Registration

Summit is in line with the launch of ‘Dubai: Capital of Islamic Economy’ by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. It will be held at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai on November 25 and 26, 2013.

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Turkey: GIMDES 6th International Halal and Tayyib Products Conference

| 14/09/2013 | Reply
Turkey: GIMDES 6th International Halal and Tayyib Products Conference

The highlighted and emphasized points made during the conference by international speakers on the issues around Halal certification and standards.

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Malaysia: HalalFest 2013 to Showcase Malaysia’s Strength in Halal Industry

| 13/09/2013 | Reply
Malaysia: HalalFest 2013 to Showcase Malaysia’s Strength in Halal Industry

The third Halal Fiesta Malaysia or HALFEST, conceptualised to support the development of the local Halal sector, is set to showcase 500 Halal entrepreneurs this October. It is being held on the 2-6 October at MINES Exhibition Centre, Seri Kembangan, Selangor.

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Turkey: Islamic finance may reconstruct MidEast

| 12/09/2013 | Reply
Turkey: Islamic finance may reconstruct MidEast

President of the Global University for Islamic Finance (INCEIF) Daud Vicary Abdullah has said, “I don’t think [the crisis] will make too much impact on Islamic finance. Rather it can be seen as an aspect for reconstruction.”

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Dubai: 3rd Global Halal Trade & Logistics Summit

| 11/09/2013 | Reply
Dubai: 3rd Global Halal Trade & Logistics Summit

Global Trade Development Week is being held on the 21-24 October 2013 at the Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai, UAE. During it the 3rd Global Halal Trade and Logistics Summit will be held on the 22-23 October.

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EU: “One Halal – One Certification” – We create values on ANUGA 2013

| 04/09/2013 | Reply
EU: “One Halal – One Certification” – We create values on ANUGA 2013

The 2nd European Halal Conference will be held in Cologne in October within the frame of ANUGA 2013, the world’s leading fair for the retail trade and the food service and catering market.

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Malaysia: 4th Global Entrepreneurship Summit, 11-12 October, Kuala Lumpur

| 26/08/2013 | Reply
Malaysia: 4th Global Entrepreneurship Summit, 11-12 October, Kuala Lumpur

GES was launched as a global platform “to empower entrepreneurs with the skills and resources necessary to compete and thrive in the 21st century”.

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USA: First halal festival draws crowd of 10,000

| 23/08/2013 | Reply
USA: First halal festival draws crowd of 10,000

Patrons stood in the lines so full that newcomers had a hard time finding the end of them at California’s first Halal Food and Eid Festival. Around 300,000 Muslims live in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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