Tag: business

Memorandum of Understanding between Türkiye and Qatar

The memorandum of understanding between the Republic of Türkiye and the State of Qatar to enhance cooperation in the field of halal quality infrastructure was signed on October 14, 2022, at a ceremony hosted by President H.E. Recep Tayyip ERDOĞAN,...

/ 9 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

Canadian Halal Regulations

Similarly to Malaysia, Canada now has precise regulations for Halal that include impressions. In the labelling, packaging or advertising of a food, the FDR prohibit the use of the word “halal” or any letters of the Arabic alphabet, or any...

/ 3 October 2022

Food Contact Packaging – Halal or Environmental Problems?

Declining of petrochemical-based plastics According to many industry reports, in 2019, around 85 percent of the plastic produced worldwide was petroleum-derived (Statica). However, by 2030, it is expected that petrochemical-based plastics will account for only 54.7 percent of global plastics...

New Halal Ruling By Saudi Arabia and Qatar

Many years back, Halal in the Middle East, in general, was only concerned with meat products and the process of slaughtering. Saudi Arabia and Qatar, for example, are two important market access points for European, North American, Brazilian, and Australian...

/ 9 September 2021

What are the right questions for your food manufacturer?

When we talk about raw materials and ingredients, there are multiple ways to process and develop them. If you are a buyer, you must know what you buy. This way, your customer is protected, especially Halal is critical on cross-contamination...