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Canadian company opens Halal pharma plant in Brunei

ByAL-HAADI ABU BAKAR, The Brunei Times BRUNEI’s first pharmaceutical manufacturing plant is set to be operational by the yearend once it has acquired the necessary halal certifications from the government. A joint investment between Canadian firm Viva Pharmaceutical Inc, private equity fund Aureos ...

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Malaysia: HDC commemorates several milestones over 7 years

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 7 (Bernama) As it commemorates its seventh year recently, Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) has chalked up several milestones as an international hub for the Halal industry by providing Malaysian and multi-national manufacturers, distributors, retailers, entrepreneurs, researchers ...

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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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Brunei: Boosting Brunei Halal Brand’s presence in Europe

By Ubaidillah Masli The Brunei Times HIS Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’santicipated visit to London for the World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) at the end of this month will be flanked with networking opportunities for the Brunei delegation to ...

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