ASEAN Halal industries urged to step up their game

The 16th ASEAN Working Group on Halal Food Meeting was held through a virtual video conference at the Syariah Affairs Department in the capital on Tuesday. Acting Director of Syariah Affairs Haji Abdul Rahman bin Matzin, who chaired the meeting, emphasised the importance for the Halal industry in ASEAN to speed up the global adoption of Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0), especially as the world is affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. More details in Wednesday’s Borneo Bulletin.