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.
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.
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.
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.
The Malaysia Islamic Development Department (JAKIM) suspended a total of 51 Halal certifications awarded to companies last year because of various violations to the Malaysian Halal standards.
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).
The Church of England has told its schools to ensure they are serving non-halal food after concerns that the use of halal meat was effectively ‘spreading sharia law’ across Britain.
Just over a third of all the Halal products offered for sale in Indonesia actually have official certificates, prompting the government to consider making Halal label mandatory.
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.
With HMC denying involvement in any kind of bullying tactics or shaming retailers, the Muslim Public Affairs Committee UK has urged the public to send in evidences that prove otherwise.
The Indonesia Ulema Council (MIU) says it will set a single national halal standard to replace the 41 world-class institutions that has been promoting their different standards in Indonesia.
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Many Muslim entrepreneurs in the Malaysian East Coast state of Terengganu are still without halal certificates, making it difficult to market their foodstuff even in the local market.
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.
The New Zealand Meat Industry Association is hoping a new agreement arrangement with Malaysia on halal requirements will help restore the beef trade there.
Augmented Reality can be used to help find out if a food item or premise is halal or otherwise, by tagging Halal expiry dates to mobile apps, as pioneered by a Malaysian Halal SME portal.