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Businesses urged to obtain Halal certification for export market expansion

Businesses urged to obtain Halal certification for export market expansion

VOV.VN - Getting firms to obtain Halal certification for their food and products is of the upmost importance to businesses seeking to export and do business in Muslim countries or countries with large Muslim populations, according to business representatives at a workshop in HCM City on September 16.

EU criticises Turkey but not ready to halt membership talks

EU criticises Turkey but not ready to halt membership talks

European Union foreign ministers on November 14 criticised Turkey's crackdown on alleged supporters of a failed military coup in July but Austria's call to suspend Ankara's EU membership bid failed to garner enough backing.

Blast at Pakistan shrine kills 52, wounds scores

Blast at Pakistan shrine kills 52, wounds scores

An explosion claimed by militant group Islamic State ripped through a Muslim shrine in southwestern Pakistan on November 12, killing at least 52 people and wounding scores, officials said.

Indonesia: Thousands of Muslim gather against Jakarta’s governor

Indonesia: Thousands of Muslim gather against Jakarta’s governor

Tens of thousands of devout Muslims in Indonesia marched on November 4 to the Presidential Palace in Jakarta to demand the resignation of Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama for defaming the Koran in his election campaign in Pulau Seribu last month.

Thailand tightens security in south

Thailand tightens security in south

A large number of police and military forces were deployed to ensure security in southern provinces of Thailand with schools re-opening on November 1, reported the country’s media.

Military lockdown cuts off UN aid to strife-hit Myanmar region

Military lockdown cuts off UN aid to strife-hit Myanmar region

Violence in a Muslim-majority region of Myanmar is stopping aid agencies from delivering food and medicines, a United Nations official said on October 18, as security forces respond to deadly raids that the government says were inspired by Islamists.

Malaysia arrests 16 for suspected militant links

Malaysia arrests 16 for suspected militant links

Malaysian police said on October 9 that they have arrested 16 people for suspected links to militant groups, including the Islamic State (IS), after a two-week operation across the country.

Libyan forces renew push against Islamic State in Sirte

Libyan forces renew push against Islamic State in Sirte

Libyan forces allied with the UN-backed government on September 18 battled Islamic State militants in their last hideouts in the city of Sirte, in a renewed push after a break in fighting for the Muslim celebrations of Eid.

Indonesia tightens security in Bali

Indonesia tightens security in Bali

Indonesian authorities have tightened security in Bali, after receiving reports on a suspected militant’s plan to attack the country’s famous resort island.

No Vietnamese hurt in attacks in Thailand

No Vietnamese hurt in attacks in Thailand

VOV.VN - No Vietnamese have been reported injured in a string of bomb blasts that hit popular tourist destinations in southern Thailand, Vietnam Ambassador Nguyen Tat Thanh has reported.