Malaysian Halal Authority and European Operational Excellence

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Following the Vienna meeting of 3 and 4 february 2014, national mirror comittees continued in drafting this European Halal Standard.

The next meeting is scheduled for 22 and 23 october 2014, in Sarajewo, Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Logo of Halal Balancing™takes part in drafting this standard as head of the Belgian delegation.


In April 2013, CEN decided to go ahead with the elaboration of a future European standard for Halal Foods and the CEN/Technical Committee 425 “Halal Food” was set up.

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The project kicked off in Istanbul on 23 and 24 september 2013.