All posts by Admin HiQ

Book Review – Halal Slaughter of Livestock

Book Review by Cambridge Press Halal Slaughter of Livestock: Animal Welfare Science, History and Politics of Religious Slaughter Awal Fuseini (2023). Animal Welfare Series, Volume 22. Eds Clive Phillips and Moira Harris. Published by Springer, Cham, Switzerland., 180 pages. Buy...

/ 12 April 2024

The State of the Global Islamic Economy 2023/24 Report

This is the 10th edition of the State of the Global Islamic Economy (SGIE) Report. In the ten years of covering this space, the global Islamic economy has grown from a $1.62 trillion consumer spending market, estimated in 2012, to...

/ 12 January 2024

Indonesia: Omnibus Law – Implementing Regulation on Halal Product Assurance

On 2 November 2020, President Joko Widodo enacted Law No. 11 of 2020 on Job Creation (“Omnibus Law“), amending various laws and regulations in Indonesia, including on halal product assurance. Article 48 and Article 185 (b) of the Omnibus Law...

/ 3 January 2023

Alcohol is not haram?

Industry Columnist Nor Amin | Chairman, Global Haltech   | why we should change the way we think of alcohol in the consumable products THERE are literally thousands of chemical compounds with their own molecular structure and characteristics. The nomenclature...

/ 4 April 2022

Is Pork DNA still considered pork?

Industry Columnist Nor Amin | Chairman, Global Haltech   Traces of pork DNA found in food products, or any other products, raise viable concerns for the Muslim community. Let’s dive into the science behind it. Is pork DNA pork? This...

/ 2 April 2022

Halal chocolate: Pork DNA detected

Pork DNA has been found in two confectionery products in Bangladesh, according to a study analysing 42 imported confectionery samples purchased from the Dhaka region. The confectionery samples were mainly chocolate (milk, dark or flavoured), candy and ice cream, from...

/ 2 March 2022