DUBAI: In line with company’s objective to promote the concept of Real Halal food globally, Al Islami has participated in the Sharia-compliant Bazaar set up under the banner of the 2nd edition of the Dubai International Peace Convention and Exhibition held on April 12 to April 14, 2012 at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The Peace Convention partnered with companies like Al Islami Foods, Emaar, Emirates, Lulu, Dar Al Ber Society, AW Rostamani, Emirates, Dubai Islamic Bank, ADCB Islamic Banking, Khansaheb, Dubai Media Inc., as well as independent sharia-compliant businesses such as, Al Madina Supermarket, Jaleel Distributors, Landmark Hotels, and several others.
Saleh Abdullah Lootah, Managing Director of Al Islami Foods, said: “Islam and Halal have such a wide implication on human beings that no other religion bears. These two systems are obligatory for Muslims, and a sheer benefit for non-Muslim fellow beings at the same time, according to several studies conducted so far. Halal meat is not only healthy but it is clean, safe and delicious. Alhamdulillah, Al Islami has a long legacy of producing Real Halal food.”
The event is conducted every two years. Year 2010 edition received 100,000 visitors during the three-day event. This year over 250,000 attended the Convention, Islamic Exhibition and Sharia compliant Bazaar. Guest speakers include world renowned Islamic scholars such as: Sheikh Mishary Rashid Al-Efasy, Dr. Zakir Naik, Sheikh Yusuf Estes along with other top speakers.
The Dubai International Peace Convention 2012 was officially opened by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation. This is under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum honored the guests, along with the event’s sponsors. This convention has brought many guests from all over the world to convene in Dubai with one unified goal: to spread the true image of this religion and in the process cultivate world peace.