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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

January 8, 2013

Lebanon's agricultural industry is facing "disaster" due to  recent storm hitting the country
05:58 GMT

Lebanon's agricultural sector is bracing for extensive damage from the harsh winter storm sweeping across Lebanon, said the Farmers Association Monday, lamenting the absence of any formal compensation framework.

Smart TV
05:02 GMT

LG Electronics will unveil its new CINEMA 3D Smart TV lineup at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

January 7, 2013

Saeed Fadel Al Mazrooei, CEO and president of EMAL at the GAC award ceremony
09:08 GMT
(press release)

EMAL has won a Health and Safety award from the Gulf Aluminium Council for its Environmental, Health and Safety resulting in EMAL’s industry-leading record of 10 million work hours without a Lost Time Incident.

January 6, 2013

During the agreement
12:11 GMT
(press release)

PepsiCo-Jordan signed a new one-year agreement with the General Union of Food Industry Employees on Sunday 23rd December, 2012.

Xerox WorkCentre
07:59 GMT
(press release)

The Xerox WorkCentre 3210 multifunction laser printer brings powerful capabilities to the single user or small workgroup.

January 3, 2013

LG launches OLED TV
10:07 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics announced that it will begin accepting pre-orders for its eagerly-awaited 55-inch class OLED TV in South Korea this month with deliveries scheduled to begin next month.

Braun Silk-épil 5
06:49 GMT
(press release)

Young women everywhere can now rejoice as Braun launches Silk-épil 5 Young Beauty, which guarantees a gentler epilation experience and short-hair removal for smooth skin confidence all year round.

January 2, 2013

Agostino Renna, President & CEO of GE Lighting Europe, Middle East & Africa
12:01 GMT
(press release)

GE Lighting today announced that Agostino Renna has been named president and CEO of GE Lighting Europe, Middle East & Africa effective immediately.

December 31, 2012

Young Soo Kim President, Samsung Gulf Electronics, in the newly inaugurated Al Watan Showroom
08:53 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics is further solidifying its presence in the Qatari market by inaugurating two new Samsung showrooms.

December 30, 2012

12:07 GMT

The expansion, scheduled to open for business in the second quarter of 2013, extends the quay wall by 400 metres to 3000 metres, allowing the simultaneous handling of six 15000 TEU mega ships.

Tayfun Topkoç, Regional Director for HP Software, Middle East
07:42 GMT

HP announced a new version of HP Business Service Management software.

07:18 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East collaborated with skydivers in the region for the first time at the held World Parachuting Championship 2012 in Dubai.

05:37 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics announced the return of its ‘Samsung Grand Prize’ promotion that will take place during the Dubai Shopping Festival from January 3 to February 3, 2013.

December 27, 2012

Jadal Album
10:58 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics announced its sponsorship to launch the Jordanian Band Jadal’s new album named EL MAKINA on Saturday 29 of December at Virgin Mega Store – City Mall.

07:15 GMT
(press release)

Jotun Paints, one of the world’s leading producers and distributors of paints and coatings, has revealed the opening of a new and unique ‘Inspiration Centre’ in Rashidiya, Dubai.