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NBT World

Growing food industry demand for Halal Experts

Growing demand for trained personnel in the Thai Halal industry has led to collaborations with tertiary institutes to develop comprehensive training courses on religion, food science, factory management, and marketing to the Muslim market.

Published 11 Jun 2021

The Straits Times

Kimly to buy 75% stake in halal food business Tenderfresh for $54mm

Coffee-shop operator Kimly has proposed to acquire a 75 per cent stake in home-grown food business Tenderfresh for $54 million, giving it an opportunity to expand into the Halal food industry in Singapore and the region.

Published 12 May 2021


Vietnamese firms have chance to reach out to Halal market

Muslim consumers worldwide spend 1.4 trillion USD on Halal food, and the figure is expected to be ten times higher by 2050. With Vietnam’s Halal exports reaching only 10.5 billion USD, there are ample opportunities for Vietnamese food manufacturers to tap into the growing Halal market.

Published 22 Apr 2021

Salaam Gateway

Unilever opens halal research centre in Indonesia as global reference for Muslim markets

Unilever’s new Halal research hub in Indonesia, supported by its six research centres worldwide and the local government, is set to strengthen Indonesia's Halal value chain with the development of new Halal products and alternative ingredients.

Published 30 Jul 2019