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Malaysia: CCM set to conquer Halal mart

 By Lidiana Rosli- New Straits Times KUALA LUMPUR: ALREADY a global pioneer in halal pharmaceuticals, Chemical Company of Malaysia Bhd (CCM) is now looking to strengthen its standing in the sector through collaborative efforts with several government agencies. Chairman Datuk Normala Abdul Samad said the fact that the halal pharmaceutical industry had been identified by […]

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웅진식품이 알로에 주스로 할랄 음료 시장 개척에 나선다.

웅진식품은 최근 ‘닥터 알로에 오리지널’과 ‘닥터 알로에 41%’가 한국 이슬람교 중앙회(KMF)가 발급하는 할랄 인증을 취득했다고 6일 밝혔다. 닥터 알로에는 웅진식품이 해외 알로에 음료 시장의 성장 가능성을 보고 개발한 수출 전용 알로에 주스 브랜드다. 닥터 알로에 2종이 KMF 할랄 인증을 획득하면서 말레이시아의 무슬림을 대상으로 본격적인 유통이 가능해졌다. KMF는 말레이시아 정부의 할랄 인증 제도 ‘JAKIM’과 교차인정 협약을 […]

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UK: Arbitration on mechanical slaughter

The Muslim Arbitration Tribunal has set a date for the forthcoming arbitration hearing in which a key issue regarding the Halal slaughter of animals will be discussed in light of Islamic Law and FSA guidelines. The MAT has been requested by leading authorities within the Halal slaughter industry to arbitrate on whether the machine slaughter […]

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Malaysia: New spa in refurbished store offers beauty treatments

By Amanda Yeap, The Star Online LAUNCHED in 2015, halal-certified Malaysian beauty brand Forest Colour has opened its newly refurbished flagship store at Casuarina@Meru Hotel. A far cry from its previous look, the store also offers spa treatments for women looking to pamper themselves with massages, facials and more. The homegrown brand from Perak, known […]

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Qatar to headquarter Halal Certification Authority office

By Paandu, The Peninsula In a major development, the Islamic world will have a central Halal Certification Authority and this key regulatory body will be headquartered in Qatar, according to The Peninsula. Halal mainly refers to food items, meat in particular, which are permissible under Islam. Also, as a historic achievement for Qatar Chamber, it […]

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Planned halal slaughterhouse in Finland – 10,000 sheep a year

A Halal slaughterhouse was born of need, as the demand for halal meat in Finland has increased due to immigration of Muslims. Halal slaughter would be under Finnish law by stunning the animals before bleeding.  Halal meat counter. Photo: Devy Nagalingam / Yle It’s planned to focus first on Muslims to use halal meat slaughterhouses […]

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Egypt looks to expand F&B export base, halal influence

JEDDAH — Egypt’s food and beverage industry is looking to expand its worldwide export footprint and leverage growing demand for halal products with a major promotion at Gulfood exhibition in Dubai – the world’s largest annual food and hospitality trade show. Some 167 Egyptian companies will participate in the 21st edition of Gulfood, which runs […]

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Brunei needs to promote its halal certification system

By Fitri Shahminan BRUNEI should capitalise on its reputation of having a stringent halal certification systems in the region to expand abroad. In an interview held on the sidelines of yesterday’s lunch meeting with a business delegation from China’s Yunnan province, National Chamber of Commerce & Industry (NCCI) President Razali Johari said the sultanate is […]