MIHAS Blog

24May '18

Halal Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics

Nowadays, Muslims are more aware of what goes into their bodies. As such, Muslim consumers are more discerning on their purchases of pharmaceuticals and cosmetics, which are absorbed by the body. This paves the way for growth of the Halal pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry, worth US$83 billion and US$57 billion…

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7Feb '18

Halal Pharmaceuticals: A New Frontier

Muslims now are increasingly more aware of what goes into their bodies, paving the way for growth of the Halal pharmaceutical industry. In 2016, the sector was valued at USD 83 billion, a six percent growth compared to the previous year. It is expected to grow eight percent year-on-year to…

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16Jan '18

MIHAS Over The Years

'If you want to introduce your product or services in the Halal market, it’s a must to come to MIHAS.' MARUF YUSUPOVCEO and Co-Founder, Halal.Ad, DENMARK The debut of MIHAS in April 2004 was officiated by then-Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Abdullah Haji Ahmad Badawi, who was instrumental in identifying…

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10Jan '18

5 Tips To Get The Most Out Of MIHAS 2019

Participating in exhibitions, conferences and trade shows is a good idea for businesses to showcase their products and services. What’s more you will be attending the biggest halal exhibition in the world, MIHAS 2019! If this is the first time your brand is participating in MIHAS, we have listed down…

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10Jan '18

2017 Halal Industry Milestones

With 2017 drawing its curtain, we review the year by looking at the milestones and key events surrounding different sectors in the Halal industry. The past year was witness to several important developments along with increasing recognition of the halal industry across the board. From the beauty sector to finance,…

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25Oct '17

The Reach For Muslim Millennials

The global Halal industry is one of the fastest growing consumer segments in the world. Halal is no longer exclusive to the food sector but has also include pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, health products and medical devices as well as service sector components such as logistics, marketing, print and electronic media, packaging,…

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25Oct '17

Malaysia's Indirect Role for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

With Tokyo being the host for the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics, global audiences went ecstatic, especially with the brief yet creative presentation by the Japanese during the closing ceremony at Rio 2016. It was loved by all, mainly because Japan had its very own pop culture to leverage on. With…

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25Jul '17

Malaysia introduces fast-tracking of halal certifications

The Malaysian Islamic Department (JAKIM) has introduced a fast approval initiative for halal certification applications. The process allows for immediate approval within three to seven days, or at most, within a month.

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