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THE COVID-19 GLOBAL PANDEMIC

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a viral disease of humans caused by a novel severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). An ou...

Halal summit in Samara: about how ministry of culture takes the rap for tourism and the governor offers to raise a glass

Samara hosted Volga Investment Summit forum and World Halal Day from 3 to 5 October. In addition to general words about the development of the halal i...

Halaal Week envisions Cape Town as the halaal hub of Africa

![](https://www.datocms-assets.com/21564/1583143327-620x349.webp) Cape Town - Cape Town, which is determined to become the Halaal hub of Africa, is h...

Qurbaani

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NIHT Supervisors Seminar

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NIHT AGM 2017

The executive board members and staff of the National Independent Halaal Trust (NIHT) were placed under scrutiny at their Annual General Meeting hoste...

NIHT ACCREDITED BY THE EMIRATES INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION CENTRE OF THE UAE

On the 24th of July 2018, The National Independent Halaal Trust (NIHT) received their accreditation certificate in the field of Halaal Products Certif...

'Chicken coming in from US not halaal certified by SA bodies'

Top halaal certifying bodies in the country say they have not certified poultry imported from the US under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Ago...

OVERVIEW-South Africa’s halal food industry

South Africa has a long halal – or as it is known locally ‘halaal’ – heritage. “Certification began in the 1940s, so South Africans are pioneers in ha...

Saudi police confiscate 48,000 beer cans masked as soft drinks

![](https://www.datocms-assets.com/21564/1583148457-f5b86e1a-f918-4067-9bff-12534badef71.jpg) A smuggler tried to carry nearly 48,000 cans of beers d...

Six Charged in Korea for Schemes Involving Fake Halal Food

(BUSAN-AlummahWorld, Shawwal 16, 1436, August 1, 2015) Busan police said Wednesday that six people have been charged for their alleged involvement in ...

WORLD HALAL SUMMIT OPENED WITH BROAD OVERVIEWS OF GLOBAL HALAL INDUSTRY

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (1st April 2015) - The inaugural World Halal Summit (WHS 2015) opened today with unified sessions held to discuss two broad ind...

WHS 2015 BUSINESS FORUM EXPLORES FOOD AND AGRICULTURE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN OIC COUNTRIES

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (1st April 2015) – Food and agriculture is the second largest OIC sector cluster after the energy cluster. Driven by a fast gro...

NIHT Hosts Successful Global Conference

The NIHT held a very successful Halaal conference at the Silver Crescent Gardens on Thursday 20/11/2014. The theme was ‘Halaal in the modern world an...

NIHT TO HOST INTERNATIONAL HALAAL CONFERENCE

In what is a first for Tshwane, the NIHT in conjunction with the Darul Uloom Pretoria will be hosting a Halaal conference at the Silver Crescent Garde...

Bakers Biscuits Statement

The Jamiatul Ulama Gauteng have mischievously and misleadingly posted an update on their website which has caused concern amongst the Muslim community...

Halaal Science, Industry & Business International Conference 2013

The Halaal Science Conference, which is focusing on the role of science in Halaal certification, is being held at the Sukosol Hotel in Bangkok, Thaila...

NIHT Inspector Passes Away

إِنَّا لِلَّهِ وَ إِنَّا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُوْنَ The National Independent Halaal Trust is sad to announce the passing away of one of our longest serving...

DNA OF A MUSLIM BUSINESSMAN

The recent controversy surrounding the meat industry, locally as well as internationally, has led to a greater awareness amongst all consumers, Muslim...

DNA TEST RESULTS QUESTIONABLE

An article was released on Monday, 10 December 2012 by Wendy Knowler of Consumer Watch, wherein it has been alleged that sausages from a Muslim Butche...

PRONUTRO CERTIFIED HALAAL BY THE NIHT

In April 2010 an announcement was made that the ProNutro strawberry flavour was not Halaal as it contained an alcoholic derivative. This was communica...

MARS RESPONDS ON RED DOT ISSUE

The following letter was received from MARS in response to an email being circulated which claims that a red dot in a square on the packaging of Mars ...

First Saudi Halaal Conference

Religious dietary requirements play an important role in the lives of adherents of different religions and likewise, the consumption of Halaal food an...

Pick 'n Pay Labelling Error

The Holy Prophet Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam said: "Calm deliberation is from Allah while hastiness is from the Shaytaan." (Bayhaqi) Whilst the pho...

NIHT Visits Russia

The National Independent Halaal Trust (NIHT), the internationally acclaimed and accepted local Halaal food certifier, was invited to Russia for a conf...

INTRODUCING DIABETIC PLUS

A simple approach to every Diabetic’s nightmare: blood sugar control Diagnosed with diabetes? You are not alone. It is not easy for anyone to hear ...

NATIONAL INDEPENDENT HALAAL TRUST (NIHT) RESPONSE TO HOAX NANDO’S EMAILS

Recently an email attributed to a certain councilor in Blackburn, U.K. Brother Salim Mulla (LCM) was widely circulated concerning the Halaal status of...

WORLD HALAAL COUNCIL AGM - TURKEY 2010

The 2010 Annual General Meeting of the World Halaal Council (WHC) took place in Istanbul, Turkey between the 29th of September and the 3rd of October ...

Malaysian Parliament: Laws on 'Halaal' logo to be amended

In view of the large scale abuse of the ‘Halaal’ logo by unscrupulous businesses and the absence of regulations to prevent such abuse, laws are being ...

SA communities prepare for 2010

![](https://www.datocms-assets.com/21564/1583161878-mn8drshleut39jyof7vz.jpg) With the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ just months away, the South African Musl...

Commentary On A Hadith Pertaining To The Consumption Of That Which Is Doubtful

Translated into English by Moulana Dr Ismail Jaffer, Senior Lecturer in Arabic and Islamic Studies at the University of South Africa Halaal and Haraa...

Why the need for Halaal Certification?

ALLAH SUBAHANAHUWATAALA states in the Holy Quraan surah 2 v 168. “O people! Eat what is on earth, Lawful and Good.” Furthermore ALLAH says “Eat of t...

Commentary of a Hadith on the subject of Halaal & Haraam

Halaal and Haraam have been clearly defined by the Holy Qur’aan as well as the Ahadith of the Holy Prophet Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam. It is mentione...

World Halaal Council Meeting in China

The National Independent Halaal Trust (NIHT) attended the World Halaal Council meeting in Qingdao, Shandong Province, China. The proceedings officiall...

A little halaal could have a multiplier effect

It’s estimated that there are somewhere between 800 000 and 1.5-million observant Muslims in South Africa. Which isn’t a particularly large segment o...

ABI still awaits Islamic jurists' decision on CO2 from beer

Durban - A panel of Islamic jurists will investigate the implications for Muslim consumers of a decision by SAB to use carbon dioxide (CO2) derived fr...

Johannesburg

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Durban

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Cape Town

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