Tag Archives: hot dogs

October 20

Rafidah: Fuss over hot dogs negates country’s moderate status

All the fuss over the halal certification of Auntie Anne’s “pretzel dog” will negate Malaysia’s status as a moderate nation, says Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz (pic). The former cabinet minister is the latest to weigh in on the controversy and has expressed her anger at those who only sought to paint the country in a […]

October 20

Jamil Khir: Jakim to meet Auntie Anne’s reps over halal issue

The Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim) will be meeting representatives of Auntie Anne’s later Thursday over the pretzel store franchise’s halal certification, said  Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom (pix).   Auntie Anne’s was recently asked to change the name of its “Pretzel Dog” to “Pretzel Sausage” in order to receive a halal certification. Speaking at a […]