Malaysia Inaugural International Hijab Fair Trading Platform For Muslimah

Last update: 30/06/2014

By Nurul Nadiafathirah

KUALA LUMPUR -- For the first time ever, KL International Hijab Fair 2014 (KLIHF) was organized in Malaysia and Kuala Lumpur played host to the largest Islamic fashion fair in the region.

The fair was held from 13 to 15 June 2014 at the Tun Razak Hall 3, PWTC recently.

With 250 booths from 13 countries, visitors were exposed to a diverse collections for Muslimah where latest trends were displayed and the visitors were exposed to both local and international designers, brands, retailers, and wholesalers including textile, fabric and accessories suppliers related to the particularly Muslimah fashion.

The three-day event was officiated by Datuk Seri Rohani Haji Abdul Karim, Minister of Women, Family and Community Development Malaysia.

There were also business forums and talk shows hosted and delivered by renowned speakers. Among the celebrities and personalities attended the events were Prof. Muhaya, Ustaz Don, MizzNina, Noor Kumalasari and Heliza Helmi.

During the exhibition, Bank Simpanan Nasional (BSN), the main sponsor for KLIHF 2014, took an opportunity to promote their range of products such as BSN lifestyle cards, BSN Visa Debit Card and credit cards; Sijil Simpanan Premium (SSP); Micro Finance and various other products.

The organizer of the KLIHF 2014, WOJ Wealth (WOJ) managed to put forward many programs during the final fair day and organised among others a very interesting talk show My Hijrah; Women Entrepreneurs Networking for Synergy by SME Corp that gave a focus on real-life stories of a famous pop star, MizzNina, film icon, Noor Kumalasari and Felixia Yeap on their journey towards reverting to Muslimah lifestyle.

-- BERNAMA