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UAE’s halal push boosts Sharjah event

By Wam “One Halal Logo – One Halal Standard: United we succeed – Divided we fall” The event hosted 125 exhibitors, as against last year’s 100, and registered a footfall of 2,686 compared to 2,162 in 2012 Sharjah: The growing ...

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UAE: Dubai will harness $6.7trn Islamic economy

By Wam A recent government decree to establish the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre is expected to appreciably advance the Emirate’s seven-pillared strategy to establish itself the capital of the Islamic economy within three years. The Development Centre will be ...

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UAE: Sheikh Hamdan appoints CEO of DIEDC

Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, has issued a decision appointing Abdulla Mohammed Al Awar as CEO of the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC). The decision came ...

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UAE: Halal food gains momentum

By Muzaffar Rizvi, Khaleej Times Investors increasingly looking for opportunities in fastest growing segment  The halal food industry is gaining momentum in conventional and non-conventional markets across the globe due to its hygienic and safety qualities, say exhibitors at second ...

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