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12 Aug 2015

The world’s first-ever Halal travel glossary launched

The world’s leading authority on Halal travel today launched a new glossary providing access to a wealth of terminology used in one of the fastest growing sectors globally. CrescentRating has published a new guide which promotes accurate an...

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09 Apr 2015

Two of the biggest names in Halal tourism to launch revolutionary new products at ATM 2015

Two of the world’s biggest names in halal tourism will launch new products aimed at revolutionising the fastest growing sector in the industry at the premier show for travel in the Middle East. CrescentRating and HalalTrip will be exhibiting ...

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02 Dec 2014

Sonesta Hotel El Olivar Becomes Peru's First Muslim-Friendly Hotel to be Accredited by CrescentRating

Sonesta Hotel El Olivar - a luxury five-star hotel located in the heart of the San Isidro district of Lima, recently became the first hotel in Peru to be awarded Muslim-friendly accreditation by CrescentRating. Sonesta Hotel El Olivar, which has...

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05 Nov 2014

Hotel Granvia Kyoto – First hotel in Japan to receive a Muslim-friendly rating by CrescentRating

The recognition by CrescentRating will further enhance Hotel Granvia Kyoto’s ability to attract the growing number of Muslim visitors to Japan       Kyoto – 5th November 2014 – Hotel Granvia Kyoto became the first hotel in Japan to...

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24 Oct 2014

MasterCard and CrescentRating announce a Global Muslim Travel Index

MasterCard and CrescentRating Announce a Global Muslim Travel Index Collaboration aims to meet the needs of the growing Muslim lifestyle segment Kuala Lumpur – October 29th, 2014 –MasterCard today signed an agreement with CrescentRati...

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23 Oct 2014

MasterCard dan CrescentRating Bekerjasama Mengusahakan Indeks Pelancongan Islam Antarabangsa

Kuala Lumpur – 29 Oktober 2014 – MasterCard hari ini menandatangani perjanjian dengan CrescentRating, pakar portal pelancongan Islam untuk bersama-sama mengendalikan Indeks Pelancongan Islam Sedunia atau dikenalikan ebagai ‘MasterCard-...

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05 Aug 2014

Muslim visitor arrivals to Japan to reach 1 million by 2020

According the latest figures released by CrescentRating, Muslim travelers to Japan is projected to more than triple by 2020. In 2013, it estimates 300,000 Muslims tourists visited Japan. This figure could reach 1,000,000 by 2020. Muslim visitor...

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19 Feb 2014

Crescentrating releases 2014 Halal-friendly holiday destination rankings

Crescentrating today released its 2014 Ranking of Halal Friendly Holiday Destinations. Now in the 4th year, this year's ranking tracks 60 destinations. The Muslim Travel market segment was estimated to be worth US $140B in 2013, representing...

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09 Jan 2014

Southeast Asia's first 5 star hotel accredited with highest Halal-friendly rating by CrescentRating

Singapore – Grand BlueWave Hotel Shah Alam (GBWHSA), a five star hotel located in Selangor, Malaysia has been granted the highest Halal Friendly Hotel rating of 7 by Crescentrating. It is the first hotel to get the highest rating in Malaysia ...

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04 Jan 2014

Top 10 Halal Friendly Holiday Destinations for 2012 Announced

Crescentrating just announced its Top 10 Halal Friendly Holiday Destinations for 2012. This year's top 10 destinations were split into two categories; Top 10 among the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) countries and the top 10 amo...

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19 Dec 2013

CrescentRating launches HalalTrip.com-The world’s first full-featured travel booking site for Muslims

 HalalTrip.com will help Muslim travelers in planning and booking their trips. This user-friendly site makes it easy for Muslim Travelers to match their lifestyle with hotels, flights and tour packages. SINGAPORE, December 18, 2013, The trav...

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30 Jul 2012

Muslim tourism gowth market study

A new ground-breaking study, ‘Global Muslim Lifestyle Travel Market: Landscape & Consumer Needs,' shows that Muslim tourists globally represent a major niche market worth $126.1 billion in 2011 growing at a 4.8% through 2020, compared to g...

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05 Apr 2012

World's first air travel prayer time calculator launched

Crescentrating today launched the world's first Air Travel Prayer Time Calculator. This application will now provide Muslim travelers the ability to know the prayer times along the flight path of their journey by air. Based on the departur...

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16 Jan 2012

CrescentRating announces the Top 10 Halal Friendly Airports for 2012

Crescentrating, the Singapore based world leader in Halal Friendly Travel, announced the top 10 Halal Friendly Airports among the OIC and non-OIC countries. With the rapid growth of this segment of travelers, traveling not only for Hajj & Umr...

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13 Jan 2012

BiH: A picture perfect destination

Crescentrating and Agency for Halal Quality Certification join hands to uncover the beauty of Bosnia & Herzegovina through a photography contest. Residents are urged to snap a photograph of any location in Bosnia & Herzegovina to share with the...

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09 Jan 2012

Crescentrating announces the Top 10 Halal Friendly Shopping Destinations for 2012

Crescentrating announces its Top 10 Halal Friendly Shopping Destinations for 2012. The rankings are based on its surveys and traveler feedback. These ten destinations provide not just a great shopping experience, but also cater well to the need...

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11 Nov 2011

PNB Perdana Hotel & Suites On The Park Awarded Highest Muslim-Friendly Rating by CrescentRating

Kuala Lumpur – 11th November 2014 – PNB Perdana Hotel & Suites On The Park was awarded a Muslim-friendly rating of 7 by CrescentRating – it’s highest rating for hotels which signifies that the hotel specialises in catering to Halal/Musli...

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25 Oct 2011

Crescentrating’s Halal Friendly Travel Ranking to be announced in January 2012

Crescentrating will be announcing its Halal Friendly Travel Ranking 2012 (CRaHFT Ranking 2012) at the beginning of January 2012. Having published its Top 10 Halal Friendly Holiday destination for 2011 last year, it will expand its ranking to 8 ...

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04 Oct 2011

Dubai welcomes latest Hotel: Millennium Plaza

Dubai's newest hotel, Millennium Plaza, receives Crescentrating of 5. Muslim travelers in Dubai will soon have another Crescentrated Hotel to choose from during their travels: The Millennium Plaza Hotel in Dubai has been awarded a Cresc...

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