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Research: Oreos May Be As Addictive As Cocaine

By Melissa Locker Time If you have ever found yourself unable to resist just one more Oreo, you’re not alone. That “stuf” is like crack, neurologically speaking. A new study from Connecticut College shows that Oreos are as addictive as ...

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Malaysia: CMC Leading the way in Halal Pharmaceuticals

Chemical Company Malaysia Berhad (CCM), one of the Top 20 Government Linked Companies (GLCs) in Malaysia, continues to enforce its leading position in the Halal pharmaceutical sector by making available nearly 200 pharmaceutical products that have been duly certified as ...

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Dubai: Universities to promote Islamic Economy studies

By Noor Nazzal, Gulf News Dubai: Preparing human capital to promote Dubai as the world’s centre of Islamic economy will be prioritised through future educational partnerships with universities that fall under the Tecom Investments’ Education Cluster, an official said. Ayoub ...

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UK: Brunei Halal’s UK Arm Goes Nationwide with Costcutter

Brunei Wafirah UK Ltd whose UK operation was established not so long ago to provide guaranteed Halal food products to Britain’s 2.7 million-strong Muslim community has signed an agreement with Costcutter a wholesale distribution network for its products to be made available nationwide ...

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Brunei Darussalam looks to its labs for growth

Courtesy of OXFORD BUSINESS GROUP Increased investment in research and development (R&D), combined with targeting niche markets, are two cornerstones of a strategy being rolled out by Brunei Darussalam aimed at encouraging economic diversification. The country has long had a commitment ...

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