UK’s HMC introduces iPhone app to track halal monitoring

HMC, one of UK's most established halal certifiers, has developed HMCAPP to instantly track the monitoring of over 550 it certifies within seconds using iPhone.

Halal Food and the New World Order

Dr Büyüközer, Chairman of the Food Auditing and Certification Research Association Turkey (GİMDES) wrote a sterling commentary on the need to unify under one Halal banner.

PerkinElmer introduces Porcine Detection Kits

A Porcine Detection Kit which can detect the presence of porcine protein within 15 minutes has been launched by an American multinational technology corporation specifically for the global Halal certification industry.
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Turkey eyeing larger slice of global Halal market

With a predominantly Muslim population of 75 million and a steady strengthening of the economy, Turkey makes a bid to garner the burgeoning global Halal market worth US$1.2 - 2 trillion per annum.

Use only Halal-certified health supplements – JAKIM

Muslim consumers should be wary when purchasing health supplements which uses gelatin-based capsules in the market by ensuring that the products have obtained a halal certification from the Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim).

New Zealand must explain its Halal certification better

The head of one of New Zealand's halal certification bodies is warning that the country may miss out on marketing opportunities unless it explains its certification system better.

ALS Technichem, MY

Provides a comprehensive range of environmental testing and technical support services.
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Malaysia seeks to export its Halal credentials to China

Malaysia is recognized for its stringent Halal standards but when it comes to meat, it is not a major producer; which is why China's help could come in very handy indeed.

New Zealand hopes for increased beef trade to Malaysia

The New Zealand Meat Industry Association is hoping a new agreement arrangement with Malaysia on halal requirements will help restore the beef trade there.