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Day: April 24, 2014

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CAP calls for Halal certification of medicine and food supplements

CAP is concerned that medicine and food supplements containing substances prohibited for consumption by Muslims are being sold to them by hospitals and pharmacies. Many Muslims consume them without realizing that they are violating their religious dietary laws.   Medicines and supplements containing porcine (pork) and bovine (beef) source elements (gelatin used in capsules) are widely used...
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CAP calls on Prime Minister to withdraw from Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA)

Or at least not to make any concessions to the US President during his visit to Malaysia The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) has called on the Government to inform the United States President that Malaysia will be withdrawing from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement when Mr. Barack Obama visits Malaysia later this week. If this is not the right time to do so, then at the least...
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