Theology Meets the Marketplace: The Discursive Formation of the Halal Market in Turkey

Theology Meets the Marketplace: The Discursive Formation of the Halal Market in Turkey

Assoc. Prof. Elif Izberk-Bilgin (University of Michigan-Dearborn) This study draws from a discourse analysis of quarterly journals, reports, and books published over a span of six years by GIMDES (Food and Perishable Commodities Auditors and Certification Association), a non-governmental organization spearheading the…

SPEAKERS AND THE TOPICS OF 12TH HALAL AND TAYYIB CONFERENCE (ONLINE) ARE FINALIZED

SPEAKERS AND THE TOPICS OF 12TH HALAL AND TAYYIB CONFERENCE (ONLINE) ARE FINALIZED

President of the Association for the Inspection and Certification of Food and Supplies (GIMDES), Dr. Hüseyin Kami Büyüközer announced the topics and speakers of the 12th Halal and Tayyib Conference to be held online on 3-4 October. Our conference can be followed…

CRITICAL CONTROL POINTS IN PACKAGING MATERIALS AND ADDITIVES THAT GIMDES DOES NOT ALLOW

CRITICAL CONTROL POINTS IN PACKAGING MATERIALS AND ADDITIVES THAT GIMDES DOES NOT ALLOW

WHAT ARE THE PACKAGING MATERIALS? Packages are the outer covers of the products and generally made from metal, paper, cardboard, glass, plastic, etc.. They are utilized to protect the products from external damages and facilitate transportation, storage, distribution, promotion and marketing processes…

TREACHERY OF THE CENTURY: WE PROTEST UAE AND SAUDI ARABIA ON THEIR SUPPORT TO THE PROJECT OF SELLING MUSLIM LANDS TO OCCUPIER ISRAEL

TREACHERY OF THE CENTURY: WE PROTEST UAE AND SAUDI ARABIA ON THEIR SUPPORT TO THE PROJECT OF SELLING MUSLIM LANDS TO OCCUPIER ISRAEL

All kinds of dirty tricks and plans have been put into effect for the security of Israel, which is placed in the region like a malignant tumor or a virus. The normalization agreement between UAE and occupier Israel is a small part…

THE FIRST AND THE ONLY CITRIC ACID PRODUCING FACILITY IN TURKEY HAS APPLIED FOR GIMDES HALAL AND TAYYIB CERTIFICATE

THE FIRST AND THE ONLY CITRIC ACID PRODUCING FACILITY IN TURKEY HAS APPLIED FOR GIMDES HALAL AND TAYYIB CERTIFICATE

Having rolled up its sleeves for citric acid production, Tezkim Chemicals of Turkey has just applied for Halal certificate. This is very important because citric acid, one of the critical ingredients of the food industry, was not available in Turkey and all…