Islam: World Halal Food Council Europe arrives in Italy

ANSAmed 26 February 2013

The World Halal Food Council Europe which groups top experts on foods Muslims are allowed to eat will meet for the first time in Italy and is scheduled to gather in Milan on March 1-2.

The meeting, organized by the local chapter of the Halal International Authority, Hia, charged with certifying which products and cooking procedures are halal, licit under Islam, will meet at the Sheraton Malpensa Hotel.

Promoters say experts will discuss common rules of certification, the sector's challenges and the opportunities for the halal market in Europe. (continue reading...)