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Halal goes beyond slaughter in Malaysia

Enforcers in Malaysia are particular about the halal supply chain, which goes beyond certification. A General Operations Force team and the Sabah Veterinary Services...

Halal certification obligation for smaller enterprises postponed

Indonesia’s halal certification obligation for products from micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) was initially set for October 2024 but has now been extended...

Malaysians need more practice reading labels

Malaysian consumers tend to look at halal status first rather than the ingredient list on labels. Asian Agribiz learned from Dr Raseetha Manikam, Associate...

De Heus Vietnam eyes markets for halal poultry products

De Heus Vietnam hopes to sign deals with two Muslim countries in May 2024 to export poultry meat products, Deputy Minister of Agriculture Phung...

Indonesia aims for stronger halal meat trade with New Zealand

Cooperation between Indonesia and New Zealand in halal-certified beef and lamb trade could boost the trade balance between the two countries. Last year, the...

Pakistan wants to get halal certification right

Pakistan is setting up a state-of-the-art halal certification center through the Pakistan Halal Authority (PHA) for verifying halal products. Consumers can check certification via...

Boom in halal sausages expected in Malaysia

Sausages are gaining acceptance in different Malaysian communities, expanding their market potential, especially in the halal segment. Ludwig Gaisbauer, founder of Malaysia’s German Delicatessen,...

Thailand invested in boosting halal industry

Thailand’s Southern Economic Corridor committee has agreed on guidelines to promote and establish a halal industry center, subject to cabinet approval. The center will...

Interest in halal Hanwoo beef grows beyond Malaysia

South Korea’s halal certified Hanwoo beef, a new entrant in the Malaysian market, has already garnered interest around the region. Jofadli Abdul Rashid, CEO...

Halal certification will boost Perindo’s performance

Perikanan Indonesia (Perindo) expects its performance to continue to grow this year, especially from the processing and trading business lines as its seafood products...

Economic progress and good strategies

The past weeks have seen some positive movements in the economy in Asia and it is reflected in both demand for animal protein and...

‘Halal-certified’ trend targets lucrative Muslim market

Asia’s Muslim population was 1.3 billion in 2020, according to Pewforum in its report entitled ‘The global religious landscape’. The figure is expected to...

South Korea to export halal beef to Malaysia

South Korean Agriculture Minister Chung Hwang Keun visited Malaysia and met with his counterpart, Mohamad Sabu, to boost cooperation in the agriculture and food...

Halal Kobe beef pushes into Middle East markets

Kobe beef from central and southern Japan is set to enter Saudi Arabia as Fam Al-Ghidha has secured an agreement to distribute the product...

Branding and halal products offer OTS growth opportunities

OTS gives new meaning to processed, canned meat items as being quality, healthy, and convenient meal options, writes RAJESWARI RAMANEE. Singapore’s OTS Holdings has been...

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