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11 Nov

 

Istanbul will host several major economic events next week with international participants from all around the world.

The events, including the World Halal Summit (WHS) and an official meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), will be attended by top officials from several countries.

On Nov. 25, the four-day 35th Ministerial Session of the Standing…

 

Istanbul will host several major economic events next week with international participants from all around the world.

The events, including the World Halal Summit (WHS) and an official meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), will be attended by top officials from several countries.

On Nov. 25, the four-day 35th Ministerial Session of the Standing…

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11 Nov

MALAYSIA External Trade Development Corp (Matrade) is expecting to achieve a 5% growth in sales at the Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas) 2020, up from the RM1.6 billion sales recorded at Mihas 2019 in April this year.

The modest target figure is influenced by the global economic slowdown, Matrade CEO Datuk Wan Latiff Wan Musa said. “We know that the situation at the moment is not very conducive and perhaps it will continue until next year due to the global economic downturn, but the fact that we are bringing in more exhibitors and buyers, (means) we (…

MALAYSIA External Trade Development Corp (Matrade) is expecting to achieve a 5% growth in sales at the Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas) 2020, up from the RM1.6 billion sales recorded at Mihas 2019 in April this year.

The modest target figure is influenced by the global economic slowdown, Matrade CEO Datuk Wan Latiff Wan Musa said. “We know that the situation at the moment is not very conducive and perhaps it will continue until next year due to the global economic downturn, but the fact that we are bringing in more exhibitors and buyers, (means) we (…

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11 Nov

Foodex Saudi 2019 plans to attract a large number of local, foreign exhibitors. It is the largest Saudi international food and beverage event to be held in Jeddah on Nov. 11-14, 2019. 

Singapore, India, China, and Uzbekistan are preparing for their first official participation in the seventh edition of Foodex Saudi. It is the largest Saudi international food and beverage event – which returns to Jeddah from 11–14 November.

In total, the show expects to attract more than 600 exhibitors from 50 countries. It…

Foodex Saudi 2019 plans to attract a large number of local, foreign exhibitors. It is the largest Saudi international food and beverage event to be held in Jeddah on Nov. 11-14, 2019. 

Singapore, India, China, and Uzbekistan are preparing for their first official participation in the seventh edition of Foodex Saudi. It is the largest Saudi international food and beverage event – which returns to Jeddah from 11–14 November.

In total, the show expects to attract more than 600 exhibitors from 50 countries. It…

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10 Oct

SARAJEVO, September 29  – On the third day of the Sarajevo Halal Fair 2019, the best companies and individuals have been rewarded for their contribution to the development of the halal industry.

The organizers of the fair, Bosnia Bank International (BBI), Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the IsDB Group Business Forum THIQAH, presented the awards for the outstanding contribution to the development of the global halal industry to Malaysian company GISB Holding.

The award for outstanding contribution to the development of the European halal industry was awarded to AS…

SARAJEVO, September 29  – On the third day of the Sarajevo Halal Fair 2019, the best companies and individuals have been rewarded for their contribution to the development of the halal industry.

The organizers of the fair, Bosnia Bank International (BBI), Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the IsDB Group Business Forum THIQAH, presented the awards for the outstanding contribution to the development of the global halal industry to Malaysian company GISB Holding.

The award for outstanding contribution to the development of the European halal industry was awarded to AS…

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08 Aug

Leading exhibitors, speakers and delegates from over 35 countries will be participating at the OIC International Business Centre’s 9th Muslim World Business and Investment Zone annual trade exhibition and conference, to be held next month in Malaysia.

The event will take place from September 4 to 6, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

Organised in collaboration with the Islamic Centre for Development of Trade (ICDT) in Morroco, a subsidiary organ of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Saudi Arabia, together with the Association of Muslim World…

Leading exhibitors, speakers and delegates from over 35 countries will be participating at the OIC International Business Centre’s 9th Muslim World Business and Investment Zone annual trade exhibition and conference, to be held next month in Malaysia.

The event will take place from September 4 to 6, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

Organised in collaboration with the Islamic Centre for Development of Trade (ICDT) in Morroco, a subsidiary organ of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Saudi Arabia, together with the Association of Muslim World…

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08 Aug

The 15th Malaysian International Exhibition of Food, Drinks, Hotel, Restaurant & Foodservice
Equipment, Supplies, Services and Related Technology is all set to take place from 24 to 27
September.


Also known as Food and Hotel Malaysia 2019 (FHM 2019), the event, which aims to catalyze the development of the food and hospitality industries in Malaysia, will cover 22,000 square meters of space at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre with 1500 participating brands /
companies from 50 countries and 10 Country/National Pavilions. The four-day mega event is…

The 15th Malaysian International Exhibition of Food, Drinks, Hotel, Restaurant & Foodservice
Equipment, Supplies, Services and Related Technology is all set to take place from 24 to 27
September.


Also known as Food and Hotel Malaysia 2019 (FHM 2019), the event, which aims to catalyze the development of the food and hospitality industries in Malaysia, will cover 22,000 square meters of space at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre with 1500 participating brands /
companies from 50 countries and 10 Country/National Pavilions. The four-day mega event is…

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07 Jul

The second Sarajevo Halal Fair – SHF will be held in the capital of BiH from September 26th to 28th, this year in Skenderija. The SHF 2019 expects to gather halal manufacturers, distributors, and customers from all over the world. Moreover, the fair will also encourage meetings of manufacturers of halal products and providers of halal services with customers and distributors from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, and Turkey.

The halal trade show represents a unique opportunity for halal producers to contact with distributors of halal products that are…

The second Sarajevo Halal Fair – SHF will be held in the capital of BiH from September 26th to 28th, this year in Skenderija. The SHF 2019 expects to gather halal manufacturers, distributors, and customers from all over the world. Moreover, the fair will also encourage meetings of manufacturers of halal products and providers of halal services with customers and distributors from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, and Turkey.

The halal trade show represents a unique opportunity for halal producers to contact with distributors of halal products that are…

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05 May

OiFF2019 aims at highlighting the potential Islamic Fintech has in order to develop the economy and improve financial inclusion

After the UAE, Malaysia, and Turkey, Elmangos brings its expertise in organizing fintech events to Muscat and launches Oman’s First Islamic Fintech Forum (OiFF2019).

Supported by e-Oman and Sultanate of Oman Information Technology Authority, the event is the first of its kind in the Sultanate and is taking place on 26-27 June 2019 in Muscat.

OiFF2019 aims at highlighting the potential Islamic Fintech has in order to develop the economy and…

OiFF2019 aims at highlighting the potential Islamic Fintech has in order to develop the economy and improve financial inclusion

After the UAE, Malaysia, and Turkey, Elmangos brings its expertise in organizing fintech events to Muscat and launches Oman’s First Islamic Fintech Forum (OiFF2019).

Supported by e-Oman and Sultanate of Oman Information Technology Authority, the event is the first of its kind in the Sultanate and is taking place on 26-27 June 2019 in Muscat.

OiFF2019 aims at highlighting the potential Islamic Fintech has in order to develop the economy and…

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04 Apr

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo inaugurated on Tuesday Muslim tourist and shopping destination Halal Park at the complex of Bung Karno Sports Stadium in Senayan, Central Jakarta.

A bigger version of the park called the Halal Lifestyle District will begin construction in the next year or two.

"The demand of global halal products is projected to reach US$3.7 trillion in 2019 from around $2 trillion in 2013 [...] and according to the Global Islamic Economic Report, the market value for Muslim fashion is estimated to reach $327 billion by 2020," Jokowi said during the…

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo inaugurated on Tuesday Muslim tourist and shopping destination Halal Park at the complex of Bung Karno Sports Stadium in Senayan, Central Jakarta.

A bigger version of the park called the Halal Lifestyle District will begin construction in the next year or two.

"The demand of global halal products is projected to reach US$3.7 trillion in 2019 from around $2 trillion in 2013 [...] and according to the Global Islamic Economic Report, the market value for Muslim fashion is estimated to reach $327 billion by 2020," Jokowi said during the…

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04 Apr

KUALA LUMPUR: The halal exhibition organized by the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) has grown by leaps and bounds since its inception in 2004.

Matrade CEO Datuk Wan Latiff Wan Musa said Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas) was first held in a tent near the Matrade building in 2004.

“It initially focused on the food and beverage industry but today it has expanded to include areas such as Islamic financial services, agriculture products, pharmaceutical and cosmetics, fashion, halal tourism, and other products.

“After…

KUALA LUMPUR: The halal exhibition organized by the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) has grown by leaps and bounds since its inception in 2004.

Matrade CEO Datuk Wan Latiff Wan Musa said Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas) was first held in a tent near the Matrade building in 2004.

“It initially focused on the food and beverage industry but today it has expanded to include areas such as Islamic financial services, agriculture products, pharmaceutical and cosmetics, fashion, halal tourism, and other products.

“After…

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04 Apr

MIHAS continues to be a force to be reckoned with in the trade of halal products and services globally.

MONDAY, 8 APRIL 2019, KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS) 2019 concluded on 6 April 2019 at Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) with over RM1.6 billion of export value recorded, an increase of 5.7 per cent, indicating the event’s prominence as Malaysia’s and the world’s top halal trade fair. The figure included both the exhibition and the International Sourcing Programme (INSP) sales.
Organized by Malaysia External…

MIHAS continues to be a force to be reckoned with in the trade of halal products and services globally.

MONDAY, 8 APRIL 2019, KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS) 2019 concluded on 6 April 2019 at Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) with over RM1.6 billion of export value recorded, an increase of 5.7 per cent, indicating the event’s prominence as Malaysia’s and the world’s top halal trade fair. The figure included both the exhibition and the International Sourcing Programme (INSP) sales.
Organized by Malaysia External…

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04 Apr

Qatar Chamber has participated in the 16th edition of the International Halal Conference and Exhibition held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from April 3-6.

The chamber’s delegation was headed by the Board Member Dr. Mohamed Jawhar al Mohamed.

The expo saw huge participation of more than 1,000 companies from 40 countries. During the event, the Chamber informed delegations on the next edition which will be held in Qatar.

On the sidelines of the expo, Dr. Mohamed held many meetings with heads of delegations and representatives of companies and institutions.

He held…

Qatar Chamber has participated in the 16th edition of the International Halal Conference and Exhibition held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from April 3-6.

The chamber’s delegation was headed by the Board Member Dr. Mohamed Jawhar al Mohamed.

The expo saw huge participation of more than 1,000 companies from 40 countries. During the event, the Chamber informed delegations on the next edition which will be held in Qatar.

On the sidelines of the expo, Dr. Mohamed held many meetings with heads of delegations and representatives of companies and institutions.

He held…

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04 Apr

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), the organiser of Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS), celebrates creative and innovative culture among halal businesses at MIHAS 2019 through the coveted MIHAS Awards 2019.

The MIHAS Awards pays homage to local and foreign exhibitors at MIHAS 2019 for their creative booth designs and innovative products & services. The award’s categories are Best Malaysian Booth Design; Best International Booth Design; Best Country Pavilion, Most Innovative F&B Product, Most Innovative Non-Food Product, Best…

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), the organiser of Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS), celebrates creative and innovative culture among halal businesses at MIHAS 2019 through the coveted MIHAS Awards 2019.

The MIHAS Awards pays homage to local and foreign exhibitors at MIHAS 2019 for their creative booth designs and innovative products & services. The award’s categories are Best Malaysian Booth Design; Best International Booth Design; Best Country Pavilion, Most Innovative F&B Product, Most Innovative Non-Food Product, Best…

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04 Apr

Kuala Lumpur - The 11th World Halal Conference 2019 (WHC 2019) the leading international-scale   platform   for   convergence   that   underscores   Malaysia's commitment to further develop the Halal industry has successfully wrapped up its annual Halal conference today. WHC 2019 drew a highly engaged audience of Government    representatives,    business    leaders,    halal    industry    players, entrepreneurs, scholars and stakeholders; and offered a compelling line up of industry experts and keynote speakers.

A series of insightful sessions and panel discussions convened by…

Kuala Lumpur - The 11th World Halal Conference 2019 (WHC 2019) the leading international-scale   platform   for   convergence   that   underscores   Malaysia's commitment to further develop the Halal industry has successfully wrapped up its annual Halal conference today. WHC 2019 drew a highly engaged audience of Government    representatives,    business    leaders,    halal    industry    players, entrepreneurs, scholars and stakeholders; and offered a compelling line up of industry experts and keynote speakers.

A series of insightful sessions and panel discussions convened by…

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03 Mar

Qatar Chamber (QC) has announced that it will host the Halal Conference & Expo 2020, which aims to showcase Halal products and ways of certifying these products, as well as to promote the Halal trade worldwide.

This was revealed during the meetings of the Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture held in Cairo on Monday. The meetings included the 28th board of directors meeting and the 35th General Assembly Meeting of the Islamic Chamber.
During the meeting, Qatar Chamber proposed to host and organise the 2020 edition of the Halal Conference & Expo, which…

Qatar Chamber (QC) has announced that it will host the Halal Conference & Expo 2020, which aims to showcase Halal products and ways of certifying these products, as well as to promote the Halal trade worldwide.

This was revealed during the meetings of the Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture held in Cairo on Monday. The meetings included the 28th board of directors meeting and the 35th General Assembly Meeting of the Islamic Chamber.
During the meeting, Qatar Chamber proposed to host and organise the 2020 edition of the Halal Conference & Expo, which…

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03 Mar

MALAYSIA will take center stage again next month with the 16th edition of the Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas).

The trade show was launched last week at the Glasshouse in Kuala Lumpur by Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) chief executive officer Datuk Wan Latiff Wan Musa.

The soft launch was attended by representatives from the International Trade and Industry Ministry (Miti), Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim) and Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) as well as Mihas 2019 sponsors, associations, industry players and…

MALAYSIA will take center stage again next month with the 16th edition of the Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas).

The trade show was launched last week at the Glasshouse in Kuala Lumpur by Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) chief executive officer Datuk Wan Latiff Wan Musa.

The soft launch was attended by representatives from the International Trade and Industry Ministry (Miti), Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim) and Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) as well as Mihas 2019 sponsors, associations, industry players and…

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12 Dec

Some 40,000 visitors from 80 countries attended this year's Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Halal Expo, organized under the auspices of the Turkish Presidency and held between Nov. 29 and Dec. 2 in Istanbul Daily Sabah reported

Some 5,000 delegations participated in the expo, which presented a wide range of products and services that comply with Islamic guidelines (known as halal), said Yunus Ete, head of the World Halal Summit council and chairman of Discovery Events.

One of the most important gatherings on global market halal products and services, the event was…

Some 40,000 visitors from 80 countries attended this year's Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Halal Expo, organized under the auspices of the Turkish Presidency and held between Nov. 29 and Dec. 2 in Istanbul Daily Sabah reported

Some 5,000 delegations participated in the expo, which presented a wide range of products and services that comply with Islamic guidelines (known as halal), said Yunus Ete, head of the World Halal Summit council and chairman of Discovery Events.

One of the most important gatherings on global market halal products and services, the event was…

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12 Dec

World Halal Summit 2018 and the 6th Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Halal Expo kicked off in Istanbul on Thursday.

The two major gatherings on the global market for products and services conforming to Islamic guidelines (known as halal) -- organized under the auspices of the Turkish Presidency -- gathered some 250 exhibitors during four days starting from Thursday.

This year the summit and the expo -- for which Anadolu Agency is the global communications partner -- are expected to attract scholars, company representatives, experts, business people and politicians…

World Halal Summit 2018 and the 6th Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Halal Expo kicked off in Istanbul on Thursday.

The two major gatherings on the global market for products and services conforming to Islamic guidelines (known as halal) -- organized under the auspices of the Turkish Presidency -- gathered some 250 exhibitors during four days starting from Thursday.

This year the summit and the expo -- for which Anadolu Agency is the global communications partner -- are expected to attract scholars, company representatives, experts, business people and politicians…

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05 May

Ramadan

As the spiritual month of fasting, Ramadan, draws closer, many flocked to the Castle of Good Hope for the Cape Town Ramadan Expo at the weekend to celebrate culture and stock up on Ramadan essentials.

Conceptualised in 2010, the expo has become the biggest of its kind in Cape Town, allowing for the entire community of Cape Town to understand the concept of halal, experience the language, food, dress, culture, traditions and lifestyle of the Cape Muslims.

There were also exhibitors on display showcasing Ramadaan-related food, fresh produce, exclusive…

Ramadan

As the spiritual month of fasting, Ramadan, draws closer, many flocked to the Castle of Good Hope for the Cape Town Ramadan Expo at the weekend to celebrate culture and stock up on Ramadan essentials.

Conceptualised in 2010, the expo has become the biggest of its kind in Cape Town, allowing for the entire community of Cape Town to understand the concept of halal, experience the language, food, dress, culture, traditions and lifestyle of the Cape Muslims.

There were also exhibitors on display showcasing Ramadaan-related food, fresh produce, exclusive…

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02 Feb

Saudi Arabia will host its first ever Arab Fashion Week in Riyadh this March, signalling its willingness to tap into the $44 billion modest fashion industry in the world.

The Arab Fashion Week, which is organized by the Arab Fashion Council (AFC), will be headlined by Italian designer Roberto Cavalli and will see some of the leading brands congregating in the Kingdom. The announcement comes on the heels of London-based AFC opening an office in Riyadh in December 2017.

Saudi Arabia could be termed the late entrant to the regional fashion scene where other…

Saudi Arabia will host its first ever Arab Fashion Week in Riyadh this March, signalling its willingness to tap into the $44 billion modest fashion industry in the world.

The Arab Fashion Week, which is organized by the Arab Fashion Council (AFC), will be headlined by Italian designer Roberto Cavalli and will see some of the leading brands congregating in the Kingdom. The announcement comes on the heels of London-based AFC opening an office in Riyadh in December 2017.

Saudi Arabia could be termed the late entrant to the regional fashion scene where other…

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02 Feb

Barwa Bank has won two esteemed titles at the European magazine Global Banking & Finance Awards 2017 in recognition of its service excellence and innovative efforts in the Islamic banking sector.
The bank was named the ‘Best Shariah-Compliant Bank’ in Qatar, while Barwa Bank Group CEO Khalid Yousef al-Subeai claimed the country’s ‘Best Banking CEO’ title.
Sheikh Mohamed bin Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani, chairman and managing partner of Barwa Bank Group, said: “The “Best Shariah-Compliant Bank in Qatar” award, presented by the European magazine Global Banking & Finance…

Barwa Bank has won two esteemed titles at the European magazine Global Banking & Finance Awards 2017 in recognition of its service excellence and innovative efforts in the Islamic banking sector.
The bank was named the ‘Best Shariah-Compliant Bank’ in Qatar, while Barwa Bank Group CEO Khalid Yousef al-Subeai claimed the country’s ‘Best Banking CEO’ title.
Sheikh Mohamed bin Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani, chairman and managing partner of Barwa Bank Group, said: “The “Best Shariah-Compliant Bank in Qatar” award, presented by the European magazine Global Banking & Finance…

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02 Feb

Dubai:-- The world’s largest annual food and hospitality exhibition, according to its organisers, returns to Dubai on Sunday, with exhibitors from across the globe assembling to sell their seeds, cereals, and sourdough to large corporate customers, such as hotel chains and airlines.

Running from February 18 until February 22, the event is taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre, with the 23rd edition of the show featuring over 5,000 local, regional and international exhibitors hawking their wares, and 97,000 attendees bearing witness to the food industry’s latest trends and…

Dubai:-- The world’s largest annual food and hospitality exhibition, according to its organisers, returns to Dubai on Sunday, with exhibitors from across the globe assembling to sell their seeds, cereals, and sourdough to large corporate customers, such as hotel chains and airlines.

Running from February 18 until February 22, the event is taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre, with the 23rd edition of the show featuring over 5,000 local, regional and international exhibitors hawking their wares, and 97,000 attendees bearing witness to the food industry’s latest trends and…

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01 Jan

Riyadh - Asharq Al-Awsat

The 2018 edition of the Saudi International Exhibition for Internet of Things (IoT) will be held at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center from January 28 till 30.

Saudi Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Eng. Khalid al-Falih said that the Conference and Exhibition of IoT is one of the most important events to establish a platform that supports all sectors concerned with the internet of things in Saudi Arabia.

He expressed his interest in the participation of the Ministry of Energy in this event after…

Riyadh - Asharq Al-Awsat

The 2018 edition of the Saudi International Exhibition for Internet of Things (IoT) will be held at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center from January 28 till 30.

Saudi Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Eng. Khalid al-Falih said that the Conference and Exhibition of IoT is one of the most important events to establish a platform that supports all sectors concerned with the internet of things in Saudi Arabia.

He expressed his interest in the participation of the Ministry of Energy in this event after…

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