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Transportation from port to the retailer/buyer, how are the boxes placed: dedicated trucks for halal? Mixed with non-halal product boxes?
November 18, 2014 - 20:02 GMT
The halal industry and the certification bodies seem to have missed the boat on cross contamination challenges for halal certified products

November 27, 2014

Bong-suk Kwon, head of the Synergy Division of LG Corp
10:09 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) today announced the appointment of new executives to lead the LG Home Entertainment and LG Mobile Communications companies.

November 26, 2014

Khalil El-Dalu, General Manager, Epson Middle East
10:42 GMT
(press release)

Epson has launched its latest range of projectors with higher Colour Light Output (CLO) in KSA.

LG AC Academy Training
10:39 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics Academy held a training workshop on the features of the latest iteration of LG’s Multi V4 central air conditioning system, which is known for consuming up to 60% less energy than conventional air conditioners.

During the event
08:32 GMT

UAE top steelmaker Emirates Steel today announced that it has been awarded the Gold Category of the prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award (SKEA 2014).

November 25, 2014

Samsung Curved UHD TV for Christie's 04
09:37 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., announced a partnership with Christie’s to auction a stunning, gold lacquer-painted 78” Curved UHD TV.

November 23, 2014

Panasonic 4 K
10:57 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF) has launched an awareness event to educate professional videographers and photographers from Kuwait to the possibilities and benefits of 4 K and other cutting-edge technologies.

The Samsung Gear S
10:21 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics semiconductors and telecommunications, announced that it won 36 prestigious International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2015 Innovation Awards.

LG Electronics
08:46 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics Inc. (LG) and Google Inc. have entered into a long-term patent cross-licensing agreement covering a broad range of products and technologies.

November 20, 2014

From left to right Frank Uzsko General Manager Al Safi Danone and Niels Hougaard Managing Director Tetra Pak Arabia
06:20 GMT
(press release)

Tetra Pak and Al Safi Danone jointly announced the commercial production and re-launch of their flavoured milk product in Tetra Pak’s new package innovation, the Tetra Brik Aseptic Slim 200ML “Leaf”.

Çelik noted that the government plans to amend the existing law in order to give companies that have not yet acquired a specialist extra time to comply.
04:55 GMT

The number of hazardous workplaces in Turkey, especially those related to industries such as mining and construction, stands at 680,000.

November 19, 2014

During the event
11:21 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Levant held its GALAXY Studio booth at Taj Lifestyle and City Mall to introduce the latest Smartphone, the Samsung GALAXY Note 4 in the Jordanian market.

Investment volume in the private hospitals sector in the Kingdom exceeds JD2 billion, Private Hospitals Association President Fawzi Hammouri said Monday.
04:55 GMT

Private hospitals employ 30,000 workers, 95 per cent of whom are Jordanians.

Global cocoa consumption has grown by an average of three percent every year from 2008 to 2012.
04:55 GMT

Rising demand from Asia and economic and environmental pressure on cocoa farms is threatening to make chocolate a rare delicacy in the next five years.

November 18, 2014

The helicopter can carry four people and is capable of flying up to 14,000 feet. It has a 300-horsepower engine.
18:38 GMT

Since 1992, Iran has begun a self-sufficient military program under which it produces everything from mortars to torpedoes and jet fighters to submarines.

November 17, 2014

RAK Ceramics
09:49 GMT
(press release)

RAK Ceramics, the world's largest manufacturer of ceramic tiles and sanitaryware, will be participating at the Big 5 International Building & Construction Show.