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Be Comfortable! AkillFeel Halal Hotel Amenity Now On Sale

A halal-certified hotel amenity that is Muslim-friendly, AKILLFEEL is now available to travellers from all around the world. AkillFeel products are free from pig derivatives and alcohol to ensure they are safe for Muslims, who have to be careful with what they eat and what they use. Today, the number of incoming overseas travellers is unlikely to recover for some time following the Covid-19 outbreak. However, depending on the state of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, containment of the virus and vaccination, Muslims abroad could enjoy Japanese hotels more comfortably...

Get a taste of new chocolate from Indonesian cacao

MOTHERHOUSE Co. & Ltd, manufacturer and distributor of bags, jewellery and apparel, launched the "food" brand "Little MOTHERHOUSE" on 2nd February 2021 under the concept of "Create A World Class Brand From Developing Countries". Developing countries are blessed with abundant food ingredients, nurturing farmers, and a thoroughly cultivated food culture. They will launch food products that highlight the potential of "food" in developing countries, born from the baton relay of life, spirit and culture. The 1st release will be two kinds of chocolates made from cacao grown in Indonesia, where...

Halal Logistics Market Expecting Growth at 8.4% CAGR to 2027

As per the "Halal Logistics Market Size Study" by Report Ocean, the global halal logistics market valued USD 286.96 billion in 2019. It expected to grow at a healthy rate of over 8.4% over the forecast period of 2020-2027. The halal industry–progressing in tandem with the growing Muslim population–expected to lead to the widespread adoption of Halal ingredients in the food and beverage, healthcare, and pharmaceutical sectors. Thus, boosting the growth of the halal logistics market. (more…)

Muslim Review: Eating with HALAL Powdered Soy Sauce

Hello.I’m Iman, Salam Groovy Japan's Malaysian staff.I had my favourite–sushi and sashimi–for lunch with Salam Groovy Japan’s Muslim Friendly Soy Sauce Powder, available at our online shop.Usually, you'll get complimentary soy sauce packets along with your order in Japan. But as a Muslim, it's difficult to use those since they may contain alcohol.Thankfully Salam Groovy Japan’s product is halal-certified. (more…)

[HALAL-CERTIFIED] Muslim-friendly Powdered Soy Sauce

Salam Groovy Japan is working to become a bridge between Japan and the world.Therefore, we present to you a pure Japanese soy sauce powder which is a universal and ideal seasoning. It is a powdering of traditional soy sauce from whole soybeans which handed down since the Muromachi period(1573). Five times the richness and umami(flavour)! As it condensed by powdering.You can use it in various dishes such as sushi, sashimi and tofu. It is light and portable.You can also use it as your personal soy sauce. So you can rest...

How I–a Malaysian–Found a Job in Japan? 2/2

Hello.I’m Iman, Groovy Japan's Malaysian staff. I have been talking about how I, a Malaysian, became a part of Groovy Japan in two parts. →Click here for the previous articleIn this part, I would like to share about my journey from studying, job searching in Japan until joining the GROOVY JAPAN project. After arriving here, I spent a year learning Japanese and EJU subjects at JASSO Tokyo Japanese Language Education Center.I passed the EJU test, enrolled in Daito Bunka University because I liked the campus vibe with my two other...

How I–a Malaysian–Found a Job in Japan? 1/2

Hello.I’m Iman, Groovy Japan's Malaysian staff. Here’s a two-part story on how I, a Malaysian, became a part of GROOVY JAPAN.The first part is about my time in Malaysia. I grew up in a town called Batu Caves in Selangor, Malaysia.It’s famous for “Batu Caves” where there’s a Hindu shrine dedicated to Lord Murugan. You can see a huge golden statue of Lord Murugan as you pass there. You won’t miss it! Ever since I was a child, “I want to study in Japan! I want to go to Japan!”...

14-day quarantine service for returnees from Indonesia, With transport

matsuri technologies launched a special plan with airport pick-up/drop-off for those returning from Indonesia to Haneda on its temporary housing site "ichiji-kikoku.com (一時帰国.com)". matsuri technologies Inc. is Japan's largest provider of self-quarantine accommodation for those returning to Japan.The new plan allows you to self-quarantine in a short-term rental (temporary housing) with transportation when you reach Haneda from Indonesia. (more…)