Good News from Japan! The second World Halal Tourism Award 2016 has just been held in Abu Dhabi, UAE on 7 December 2016. The award is done by collecting a number of 1.9 million votes across the 16 Halal tourism categories. The winners were announced and Japan won the World's Best Non-OIC Emerging Halal Destination category.
Credit picture to itwabudhabi
The judge panellists were independent committees representing the leaders in the halal tourism industry. They include the Chairman of Halalbooking.com, Director of Center for Halal Quality Certification, CEO of Jordan Tourism Board, and many more.
It is such a good news that Japan has been awarded best Non-OIC Emerging Halal Destination. It is a proof that the government and people of Japan have been putting their best effort to create a Muslim friendly destination for Muslim travellers. Congratulation Japan, keep up the good work!
Here is the full list of World Halal Tourism Awards 2016 as cited from itwabudhabi.com :
World’s Best Airline for Halal Travellers : Garuda Indonesia World’s Best Airport for Halal Travellers : Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport World’s Best Family Friendly Hotel : The Rhadana Kuta, Bali World’s Most Luxurious Family Friendly Hotel : The Trans Luxury Hotel Bandung Best Halal Apartement Hotel : PNB Perdana Hotel & Suites World’s Best Halal Beach Resort : Novotel Lombok Resort & Villas World’s Best Halal Tour Operator : ERO Tour, West Sumatra World’s Best Halal Travel Website : www.wonderfullomboksumbawa.org World’s Best Halal Cruise Company : halalcruise.org World Best Halal Honeymoon Destination : Sembalun Valley Region, West Nusa Tenggara World’s Best Hajj & Umrah Operator : ESQ Tours and Travel World’s Best Hajj & Umrah Hotel : Tabung Haji World’s Best Halal Destination : West Sumatra World’s Best Halal Culinary Destination : West Sumatra World’s Best Halal Cultural Destination : Aceh World’s Best Non OIC Emerging Halal Destination : Japan
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