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Press Release

August 13th, 2013

Crescentrating, the pioneer and world leader in Halal Travel, announced Dany Bolduc, a former Blackberry and AirAsia executive, as the Chief Operating Officer of the company to steer the business in its next growth phase.

Dany is a Canadian national, having over 20 years’ experience in executive, senior management and sales leadership roles in the telecommunications, e-commerce and travel industries across North America, Europe and Asia. Prior to Crescentrating, Dany was General Manager for AirAsia iVentures, responsible for online and retail business units and the formation of partnerships and joint ventures. He also spent 12 years at BlackBerry as Vice President for Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam and Regional Director for Asia Pacific, France and Scandinavia.

As COO, Dany will be responsible for the direction and management of the company including the efficient operation of the company's core business, its direction and overall market strategy, revenue and growth. Dany said “I am excited to join a company which is at a very promising phase in its growth. I will be looking at organic growth, partnerships, joint ventures and acquisitions that will enable us to achieve our short- and long-term strategic goals”

Fazal Bahardeen, the CEO of Crescentrating said “Dany brings a wealth of experience and knowledge that fit’s with our strategy to be the market leader in this segment with a focus on continuous innovation. With the rapid growth of the Halal Travel segment, we want to be in the forefront of innovation and technology that will help both the Muslim travellers as well as the travel service providers looking to service this market”

Dany also has entrepreneurial experience as an advisor and angel investor in startups in Hong Kong and Singapore  

Your Neighbourhood Guide to Halal Restaurants, Food and Mosques in Seattle

Located between the Puget Sound and Lake Washington is Seattle. The largest city and the capital of Washington, Seattle offers a number of facilities for a Muslim traveller. The city is covered with green trees all over and is often referred to as the Emerald City.

Your Guide to Halal Restaurants, Food and Mosques in Portland, Oregon

Also known as the "City of Roses" Portland is the largest city in the US state of Oregon. For Muslim travellers to the city, Portland offers masjids with good facilities and a few wonderful halal restaurants to dine at. Sightseeing in the city is also quite eventful with lots of historic and modern places to visit.

Your Guide to Halal Restaurants, Food and Mosques in Miami, Florida

Miami is a huge city located in the American state of Florida. The city comprises the largest metropolitan area in Florida and is culturally quite diverse. As a Muslim traveller to the area, you can find a number of masjids distributed around the metropolitan area and also a good range of halal restaurants.

Your Guide to finding Halal Restaurants, Food and Mosques in Lima, Peru

The capital and the largest city of Peru, Lima is a great place to visit. The city offers excellent attractions, colourful streets and city squares surrounded by cafes and restaurants where all the activity happens. For a Muslim visitor to Lima there are not many masjids or halal restaurants.

Your guide to Halal Food, Restaurants and Mosques in Dallas, Texas.

Dallas is one of the largest cities of Texas and is the centre of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan area. For an abiding Muslim traveller to Dallas, the city offers some good facilities including availability of masjids and halal restaurants. Dallas is a lovely city, whether you are looking for some sightseeing or great shopping experience, your visit to Dallas will not be disappointing in any way.

Privacy Policy (Last revised May 1st 2013) This privacy statement describes how we use the information you provide to us or we gather from you while you use the Crescent Trips online services (the "Service"), as provided by Crescentrating Pte Ltd. ("CR" or "us" or "we"), through our website at www.crescentrating.com.com (the "Site"). It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.

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Your guide to finding Halal Restaurants, Food and Masjids in Boston, Massachusetts

The capital of Massachusetts, Boston is one of the most affluent and prominent cities of the United States. For a Muslim traveller, Boston has a number of masjids and halal facilities. The city offers a wide range of museums and several historic sites to visit. Boston sees a large number of visitors every year.

Your guide to finding Halal Restaurants, Food and Mosques in Bogota, Colombia

The capital of Colombia, Bogota is a metropolitan city surrounded by a lot of natural beauty. For Muslim visitors Bogota has a few masjids. The city has a shortage of halal restaurants. However, visitors can find a few vegetarian places and some seafood restaurants to dine at.

Itinerary

The capital of Lebanon, Beirut is a beautiful and cosmopolitan city that features a plethora of attractions worth seeing. The largest city of Lebanon, Beirut perfectly fuses history with modernity. Whether it is masaajid or halal restaurants, the city is equipped with the best facilities for a Muslim traveller.

  • New York City Overview

    New York City (NYC) is one of the most visited cities in the United States. It is one of the most vibrant cities in the world, with many world famous landmarks. The city consists of five boroughs namely Manhattan, Queens, Bronx, Brooklyn and Staten Island. Each of the boroughs has…
  • Los Angeles Overview

    From impressive beaches to cultural attractions, Los Angeles has many places for travelers to explore. The city presents a myriad of attractions for travelers to visit and enjoy; the coastline of the city spreads across 122Km from Malibu to the Long Beach. It is one of the most visited cties…
  • Chicago Overview

    Pioneering architecture, wonderful waterfronts and great dining describes best that Chicago offers. Visitors can enjoy checking out the world-class museums and one of the best shopping experiences in the US. The city offers a wonderful array of sights that keep visitors occupied throughout the stay. The downtown area is concentrated…
  • Houston Overview

    A multi-cultural city, Houston offers a wonderful mix of fun things to do and rich heritage. It is one of the largest cities in the United States and home to over 2 million people. Boasting world-class shopping opportunities and excellent entertainment, Houston is well known for its 17-block theater district…
  • Phoenix Overview

    A rapidly growing city, Phoenix is the capital of the state of Arizona and the fifth largest city in the United States. Located close to the Mexican border in the northern stretch of the Sonoran Desert; the city is flanked by mountains and wonderful sceneries.

  • Philadelphia Overview

    Located between Washington and New York City, Philadelphia holds a lot of importance in the history of the United States. Also called as the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia is truly a gem of a city to visit. Exhibiting an array of historic monuments such as the Independence Hall, where…
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    Considered to be among one of the fastest developing cities in the United States, San Antonio is a wonderful place to visit. The culture of the city is quite vibrant and has a multicultural setting. A city full of surprises, San Antonio has something in store for everyone.

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USA Info

ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL: Washington D.C. (District of Columbia)

GEOGRAPHY

The land area of the contiguous United States is approximately 1,900 million acres (7,700,000 km2).

DEMOGRAPHY

It is difficult to establish population demographics for Muslims in USA. Sources have estimated that around five to 12 million Muslims live in the United States - which is home to a population of over 318 million residents.

CLIMATE

Climate varies based on the state you are in & the time of the year.
Generally, the seasons are as follows:
March - May: Spring
June - August: Summer
September - November: Fall
December - February: Winter

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

English is the national language. Spanish is the second most-spoken language in the USA.

LOCAL TIME

UTC -5 to -10
Summer UTC -4 to -10

BUSINESS HOURS

Standard Business Hours: 9 AM to 5 PM

HOLIDAYS

New Years Day: January 1st
Martin Luther King Day: Third Monday in January
Inauguration Day: First January 20th following a Presidential Election
Memorial Day: Last Monday in May
Independence Day: July 4th
Labor Day: First Monday in September
Columbus Day: Second Monday in October
Veterans Day: November 11th
Thanksgiving Day: Fourth Thursday in November
Christmas: December 25th

CURRENCY

United States Dollar

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

Police/ Emergencies: 911

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