The 15th Malaysia
International Halal Showcase 4-7 April 2018 Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC), Kuala Lumpur

MIHAS Blog

  • 07 March 2017
    For the past decade, the halal market industry has grown significantly. In the Southeast Asian region alone, countries like Malaysia and Singapore experience a growth rate of 18% and 19% respectively...
  • 31 January 2017
    For vegetarians who dedicate their lifestyle to choosing healthier meals, their choice of ingredient would be free of animal products such as meat and eggs. Meanwhile, Hindus are also wary regarding...
  • 31 January 2017
    Muslims make up 23% of the world’s population and it’s no surprise that the Muslim fashion industry has increased at an alarming rate in recent years. In comparison to 5 years ago, many more Muslim...
  • 31 January 2017
    In the colourful city of Kuala Lumpur, you can find serene oases of exotic heritage sites such as Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman on Jalan Stonor, juxtaposed against the mighty skyscrapers that dominate the...
  • 31 January 2017
    The first thing that comes to the minds of most people when the word ‘Halal’ is mentioned is food. However, it’s time for us to change our perspectives of what is halal. Halal is an Arabic word that...
  • 31 January 2017
    Logistics permeates the entire supply chain, which involves many business entities such as suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers. All of these entities will work together to change raw...
  • 31 January 2017
    In order to maintain the halal status of food products, a lot of strict regulations and processes need to be adhered to. This doesn’t just involve the process of preparing the foodstuff, but also...
  • 31 January 2017
    Companies in the past, especially those from the Western world tend to have a more coercive attitude towards their products, expecting others to adapt to their identity brand (i.e. how Coca-Cola for...
  • 31 January 2017
    As demand for halal products grow, its positive impact on the landscape for halal e-commerce platforms to leverage on the seemingly untapped market of consumers and businesses interested in halal...
  • 31 January 2017
    Medicine plays a central role in the life of every human being. The importance of halal medicine cannot be stressed enough for Muslims. In comparison to food, awareness for halal medicine is...
  • 31 January 2017
    For years, Muslims have been forced to deal with the problem of unsuccessfully finding fashionable yet modest clothing. This posed a problem, especially to Muslim women, who are required to cover...
  • 31 January 2017
    Choosing the right hotel for the budget traveler is always a trying task. Factor in ‘Muslim friendly’ into the equation and it can be downright overwhelming. So, as a Muslim budget traveler, how can...
  • 31 January 2017
    It is important to women on how they dress and present themselves especially since Islamic teachings reflect their choice of garments and clothing. All women, even Muslim women enjoy dressing up and...
  • 22 January 2017
    Islamic financial sectors have boomed at an alarming rate in the past decade. Although there is a slowing down of growth, it is important to analyse how Takaful insurance works in comparison to the...
  • 22 January 2017
    The debate of whether halal meat or conventionally-slaughtered meat is superior to the other has been a continuous one. People want to find the solution to this unanswered question mainly to prove...
  • 22 January 2017
    For any sector of the market to succeed, there must be a sure-fire path to the global network, which is no different for the halal market. There are many means to enable this, such as the Internet....
  • 22 January 2017
    Is Islamic banking better than conventional banking? This has been an age long question, sitting at the back of the heads of people in the banking industry and even the ordinary laymen. Islamic...
  • 22 January 2017
    People typically associate halal with food, Muslims as do many non-Muslims. This is understandable. However, such misconceptions limit people’s mind to the extend of everything non-Muslims prepare,...
  • 22 January 2017
    The demand for halal products is widely seen as one of the key growth drivers for the world economy. The population growth and increasing wealth of OIC countries continue to outpace global growth...