The MRA is signed on 21st December 2019 between the First Party; Central Islamic Council of Thailand, The Halal Standards Institute of Thailand and The Halal Science Centre, University of Chulalongkorn and the Second Party, ARK from Malaysia, Indonesia, Japan and South Korea.

The MRA includes collaborations in Halal affairs including standards, inspection, certification, scientific and research exchange among others.

Most importantly, the MRA accepts each others Halal logo certified by both parties for export to their countries.