Issue No.228 – June 2023 : Thul Qadah 1444

Live session at the Africa Big Seven Exhibition
11 am Tuesday 20th June, 2023

The global Halaal food market is projected to reach $2.55 trillion by 2024, with Africa expected to play a significant role in this growth, with a projected annual growth rate of 15% in the Halaal food sector? As a business leader or professional looking to tap into this dynamic market, this represents a tremendous opportunity for you.

Join us at our free-to-attend food and beverage workshops for a fireside chat session on “Growth Opportunities in the Halal Food Sector.” This session brings together industry leaders and experts to discuss the latest trends, opportunities, and challenges in the Halaal food sector in Africa.

Gain valuable insights into the growth trends in the Halaal food sector, from food safety to hygiene, and reliability. Learn about the production, certification, and regulatory processes that are essential for any business looking to tap into this market.

The session will also explore the role of Halal accreditation bodies in developing the food sector and driving growth. Moderated by thought leader, Finlar Fine Foods’ Chief Executive Officer, Essop Dawood.  The esteemed speakers for this session are:


Har Man Ahmad
Trade Commissioner
Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)


Moulana Mohamed Saeed Navlakhi
South African National Halaal Authority (SANHA)


Moulana Haamid Mulla
Assistant to the Theological Director
South African National Halaal Authority (SANHA)

Network with other professionals and business leaders, learn about emerging market trends and innovations, and gain insights that will help you stay ahead of the competition.

Click here, to register and secure your seat.



18 June 2023 – 10:00 – 17:00
19 June 2023 – 10:00 – 17:00
20 June 2023 – 10:00 – 16:00
Venue: Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa