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  • Halal chocolate takes off among Muslims with a sweet tooth

    MUSLIM countries are turning into fast-growing markets for chocolate, and one Asian country is betting more people around the world are going to want candy and goodies that comply with the religion’s strict food laws...

    With a majority of its own people classified as Muslim, Malaysia already sells mostly cocoa products in compliance with halal principles -- which forbid the use of alcohol and some animal products...

  • China detains 11 for smashing halal food shop

    BEIJING: Police in western China detained 11 people after a crowd of angry customers in early May smashed a halal shop suspected of mishandling food prepared according to Islamic custom, state media said...

    A group of “law-breakers” in Xining, the capital of Qinghai province, broke into a store on May 1 and vandalised it after discovering that non-halal foods had been transported along with halal products, a violation of...

  • Govt brings bill to promote halal food trade

    ISLAMABAD: The government introduced a bill in the National Assembly on Thursday to set up an authority to help Pakistan take a due share in what a minister put at trillions of dollars worth of world trade in halal food and other products...

    The Pakistan Halal Authority Bill envisions the establishment of an Islamabad-based authority, with a high-powered board of governors, headed by the minister for science and technology, to develop...

  • KP Halal food authority’s expansion to districts hits snag

    PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority’s expansion to 15 districts of the province has hit a roadblock as its management puts the hiring of over 200 staff on indefinite hold...

    The authority, which was established under the KP Food Safety and Halal Food Authority Act, 2014, began operation in March 2018 and is currently working in the provincial capital and seven divisional headquarters, Kohat, Mardan,...

  • Cook-it-yourself: Chocolate chip cookie mug cake

    Craving for some chocolate cake and want it right now? We’ve got a easy recipe of an eggless mug cake that is ready in minutes and is super soft and yummy...

    • 4 tablespoons flour• 3 tablespoons sugar• 1/2 teaspoon baking powder• 3 tablespoons milk• 1 tablespoon oil• 1 teaspoon vanilla essence• 2 chocolate chip cookies• 1 tablespoon chocolate chipsMix all the dry ingredients first, then add milk, oil, vanilla essence and mix well with...

  • Cook-it-yourself : Chocolate chips ice cream

    Creamy chocolate chips ice cream is a dream! And this dream can easily be a reality for you anytime you have the urge for it because we are going to tell you how to whip it up easily at home...

    Read on to find how to cook-it-yourself!Ingredients• 2 cups or 480ml cream• 1 can sweetened condensed milk• 1/4 cup chocolate syrup• 1/2 cup or more, chocolate chipsMethod:In a large bowl, whisk cream and chocolate syrup on high speed until...

  • Smokers’ Corner: A last piece of chocolate

    At the time Pakistan’s film industry was thriving and Waheed Murad was one its biggest stars...

    ’When Pakistan’s film industry began its decline, a number of actors and filmmakers who had been joyfully reaping fame and fortune suddenly found themselves stranded and abandoned...

  • Story Times: Cook-it-yourself : Chocolate mug cake

    This week we have a super easy chocolate mug cake that took me five minutes to mix and just two minutes to cook in the microwave – perfect for midnight carvings!Ingredients• 1 large egg• 1/4 cup granulated sugar• 2 tablespoons cocoa powder• 2 tablespoons butter, melted• 1 tablespoon vegetable oil• 1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract• 3 tablespoons milk• 1/4 cup all-purpose flour• 1/4 teaspoon baking powder• Confectioners’ or granulated sugar, for...

  • Cook-it-yourself : Chocolate pancake

    Warm pancakes with honey or chocolate syrup topping are just what you need to warm up your mornings in a mouth-watering way...

    Ingredients:• 2 large eggs, lightly beaten• 2 cups milk• 4 tbsp vegetable oil• 2 cups flour• 4 tbsp sugar• 4 tbsp coco powder• 4 tsp baking powder• 1/2 tsp vanilla or chocolate essenceDirectionsIn a large mixing bowl, whisk eggs...

  • Pakistan plans to boost export of halal products

    ISLAMABAD: Fruity sweets and packets of chicken soup that fall foul of halal laws are disappearing from shop counters as Pakistan looks to clean up its Islamic food credentials to boost exports to Gulf states...

    At the start of the year the government published a list of around 20 imported food products it said were not halal, or permitted under Islamic law...

  • Sweets and soup vanish as Pakistan aims for halal export boost

    ISLAMABAD: Fruity sweets and packets of chicken soup that fall foul of halal laws are disappearing from Pakistan's shop counters as the country looks to clean up its Islamic food credentials to boost exports to rich Gulf states...

    At the start of the year the government published a list of around 20 imported food products it said were not halal, or permitted under Islamic law...

  • UAE allows Pakistan to ship halal products via sea

    LAHORE: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has allowed transportation of halal products from Pakistan via sea which would bring down freight cost by one third, Punjab Halal Development Agency (PHDA) Chairman Justice (retired) Khalil-ur-Reman Khan said on Tuesday...

    He was addressing foreign delegates and local businessmen in the 6th International Halal Conference held at the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)...

  • ‘Malaysia for more halal business with Pakistan’

    LAHORE: Malaysia wants to increase the volume of halal business with Pakistan with the help of local business community, said senior Malaysian educationist Dr Syed Jalaludin bin Syed Salim on Friday...

    He was addressing the ‘Halal Business Projection’ seminar organised by the Punjab Halal Development Agency (PHDA)...

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