Tag Archives: halal tourism

Tourist growth in Sihanukville more than 100 thousand exceeds the expectations

In the celebrating the new year 2015, most of national and international tourists flocked visiting SihanukVille for 3 days from the 29th to the 31st of December 2014, it had grown to 110,526 Tourists that exceeded the expectations of the Provincial authorities which has estimated that there are about 80 thousand tourists only. Nou Sophal, Director of Provincial Tourism , …

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The meeting discussed about the Community Development of Cambodian Muslims between the highest leaders of Highest Council for Islamic Religious Affair Cambodia and Majilis Agama Islam Wilayah Persukutuan

This meeting was held on the morning of 14 November 2014 between the Majilis Agama Islam Wilayah Persukutuan Malaysia, led by Datuk Hj. Zainal Abidin bin Jaffar the president and delegates chief, and represented for H.E Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom Ministers of Council Ministers of Malaysia in charge of religious affairs, accompanied by H.E Dato Mohamad bin S. Ahmad, …

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Cambodia welcomes Cathay Pacific Airlines flying to Cambodia

Cambodia welcomed the airline Cathay Pacific has decided to fly to Cambodia. Facebook page of Samdech Hun Sen, Cambodian Prime Minister airline Cathay Pacific Freight Service (Cargo) to Phnom Penh (from Hong Kong-Singapore-Penang-Phnom Penh), and will which began on 23 November. Aviation Services will provide more jobs to citizens. The airline is beginning to expand it’s market in the country …

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Preah Vihear door stays shut

Cruise Tourism to be 21st Century Tourism for Asia PHNOM PENH Cambodia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs says reopening an entrance to the 11th century Preah Vihear Temple from the Thai side of the border is unnecessary since Cambodia has adequate infrastructures to serve tourists who want to visit the world heritage temple. Xinhua channel news quoted the ministry spokesperson, Koy …

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Cruise Tourism to be 21st Century Tourism for Asia

Tourism Malaysia chairman Tan Sri Dr Ng Yen Yen believes that cruise tourism would be the new tourism for Asia in the 21st Century. She said the tourism linked the numerous ports in Asia which could be developed into a top Asian cruise tourism destination, providing billions of dollars to the economy and thousands of jobs. The cruise tourism industry …

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Indonesia is to waive visa requirements

Indonesia is to waive visa requirements for tourists from China, Australia, Japan, South Korea, and Russia, and introduce third-country visas next year. Announcing this following a coordinating ministers’ meeting this morning, Indonesia coordinating minister of maritime affairs, Indroyono Susilo, said: “A task force has been set up to make the (government regulation) amendments with a target to implement this in …

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Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche at World Travel Market 2014 in London

Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche, considered Abu Dhabi’s Leading Business Hotel by World Travel Awards is participating at WTM 2014. We asked Nael El-Waary, General Manager of the hotel, questions about Abu Dhabi tourism trends. 1. What are Abu Dhabi’s key tourism strengths which ensure it stands out both regionally and on an international platform? Nowadays majority of tourists, who visit …

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Joint cooperation between Egypt, Jordan and Palestine to promote Halal tourism

The Director General of Tourism and Travel Agents Association of Jordan, Mohammed al-Qawasmi, The State of Jordan is currently doing a joint cooperation with the states of Egypt and Palestine, to promote the field of religious tourism in the revitalization of these countries, because Egypt has considerable experience in the field of tourism. He Qawasmi, in an interview, “Today’s guest” …

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AirAsia launches on-board Wi-Fi service

AirAsia commercially launched its on-board Wi-Fi service today, which is available on selected AirAsia flights. The service, known as roKKi Chats, allows guests to use instant messaging apps while on-board. Each roKKi Chats token will be priced at RM8 for a total of 3MB data usage on WeChat, WhatsApp & LINE. AirAsia also earned an entry into the Malaysia Book …

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