click to go to penny appeal

Tag: Islamic travel

Opinion: What halal travel means to people

| 02/09/2015 | Reply
Opinion: What halal travel means to people

Will customers book a room at your “Shariah-compliant” hotel or would they prefer a “Muslim-friendly” hotel? Will they search for a “halal holiday” or an “Islamic holiday”?

Read More

UAE: The World Halal Travel Summit & Exhibition, Abu Dhabi

| 15/07/2015 | Reply
UAE: The World Halal Travel Summit & Exhibition, Abu Dhabi

Palestine, Thailand, Indonesia and Sri Lanka are the latest countries to commit to The World Halal Travel Summit & Exhibition.

Read More

‘Next generation’ Muslim prayer calculator launched

| 21/04/2015 | Reply
‘Next generation’ Muslim prayer calculator launched

The new feature instantly calculates the prayer times for the current location, the distances for nearby mosques and the time it will take to reach them.

Read More

UAE hotels tap into Islamic travel market

| 08/01/2015 | Reply
UAE hotels tap into Islamic travel market

A few minutes before the clock struck 12 many hotel guests in Dubai gathered for a New Year toast, but a growing number of properties in the city welcomed the arrival of 2015 with a mocktail and halal food. Among them was the five-star Taj Palace Hotel in the heart of old trading centre Deira. […]

Read More

EU: Muslim-friendly Europe tour packages to lure Asian market

| 07/01/2015 | Reply
EU: Muslim-friendly Europe tour packages to lure Asian market

TWO European DMCs are reaching out to the markets of Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei to promote their maiden Muslim-friendly tours in Europe.

Read More

UAE: World Halal Travel Summit To Debut In Abu Dhabi

| 22/12/2014 | Reply
UAE: World Halal Travel Summit To Debut In Abu Dhabi

The pioneering conference and exhibition will run over two halls at the state-of-the-art Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), from October 19-21, 2015.

Read More

Halal Holidays – New Design for HalalBooking.com website

| 25/06/2014 | Reply
Halal Holidays – New Design for HalalBooking.com website

The company actively works with many hoteliers and tourism bodies around the world helping them to develop their Halal holiday services.

Read More

Opinion: ‘Halal hotels’ lure Turks, not Arabs

| 29/08/2013 | Reply
Opinion:  ‘Halal hotels’ lure Turks, not Arabs

Turkey’s ‘Muslim-friendly’ or ‘halal’ hotels that offer visitors an alcohol-free environment along with separate swimming pools for women and men are drawing Turkish tourists, not Arabs, say sector players.

Read More

Malaysia: Religious Tourism Boost In Malaysia

| 05/05/2013 | Reply
Malaysia: Religious Tourism Boost In Malaysia

Having been ranked the friendliest country for Muslim holidaymakers for the third year running, Malaysia has confirmed its position as a premier halal tourism destination.

Read More

Opinion: Thriving Halal hotels in Malaysia lack standardization

| 28/04/2013 | Reply
Opinion: Thriving Halal hotels in Malaysia lack standardization

Zainol Abidin, also a board chairman of one of the Malaysian Halal hotels, said there is growing demand for Halal hotels in Malaysia but that there are no rules regulating this booming industry.

Read More

Malaysia hotels cater to Muslim tourists

| 23/11/2012 | Reply
Malaysia hotels cater to Muslim tourists

As incomes rise in many Islamic countries, more Muslims are seeking to holiday in places where they can meet the requirements of their faith – and it’s about much more than simply leaving pork and alcohol, considered forbidden in Islam, off the menu.

Read More

Thailand tourism takes the Halal route

| 07/05/2012 | Reply
Thailand tourism takes the Halal route

Bangkok is moving in the direction of having its world-renowned spa establishments and treatments, “conform to halal regulations,” in a move to lure more tourists from the Middle East.

Read More

Travel: Airborne prayers problem solved for tech-savvy Muslims

| 06/04/2012 | Reply
Travel: Airborne prayers problem solved for tech-savvy Muslims

Launched earlier this month, the online tool takes data such as prayer times in the country of origin, the destination city and in countries on the flight path and uses an algorithm to plot exact prayer hours during a flight.

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest