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Thailand: Uncontrolled growth of halal food sector

MESUT ÇEV?KALP, Sunday’s Zaman Explaining that an increase in the number of non-Muslims also preferring halal foods, food prepared in accordance with Islamic rules, has led to the uncontrolled growth of the halal food sector, Associate Professor Winai Dahlan, the ...

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Japan: Eateries, food makers seek halal certification

By JIJI, Japan Times NISHIO, AICHI PREF. – A growing number of food industry firms are seeking halal certification for their products dishes, reflecting an increasing influx of Islamic travelers and the huge global market they represent. Halal, an Arabic word ...

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Malaysia: Jakim denies certifying liquor cans

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim) today denied approving the use of the halal logo on alcoholic drinks as depicted on a beer can shown on Facebook and the Whatsapp application. The department’s Halal Hub director Hakimah Mohd Yusoff ...

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