PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA, 24 JUNE 2022: The inaugural Islamic Tourism Week was officially launched this morning by the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC), YB Dato Sri Hajah Nancy Haji Shukri at Zenith Hotel, Putrajaya. Islamic Tourism Week is being presented by Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) to showcase Malaysia’s diverse Islamic Tourism and Muslim-Friendly […]
Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) provided the Muslim-friendly tour guide (MFTG) training for the tourist guide to incorporate Muslim-Friendly Tourism and Hospitality (MFTH) and tap into the Muslim travel market. Picture: Muslim tourists in Cameron Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia. PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA, 15 SEPTEMBER 2021: At the “Muslim-Friendly Tourism and Hospitality Forum: Potentials and Perspectives” online forum organised […]
ITC COLLABORATES WITH INCEIF TO RESEARCH THE POTENTIAL USE OF CRYPTOCURRENCIES IN MALAYSIA’S MUSLIM-FRIENDLY TOURISM INDUSTRY
PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA, 22 NOVEMBER 2021: Realising the huge potential of Islamic tourism under the concept of MFTH, Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) and the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF) signed an agreement on 22 Nov to conduct a study on the potential use of cryptocurrencies in Malaysia’s Muslim-friendly tourism industry. In addition, a […]
Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC), recipient of the Best Islamic Tourism Leadership Gold Awards 2021 by the Malaysia Tourism Council. PETALING JAYA, MALAYSIA, 10 DECEMBER 2021: Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) was presented with the “Best Islamic Tourism Leadership” award by the Malaysia Tourism Council at its Gold Awards 2021 ceremony on 9 December 2021 held at […]
PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA, 31 MAY 2022: With a combination of charming European landscape, halal food, significant history, mosque architecture, and natural attractions, Bosnia and Herzegovina could appeal strongly to Muslim travellers, observed Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) following its participation in the Sarajevo Business Forum (SBF) from 11 to 12 May 2022. Mr. Mohd Akil bin Mohd […]
PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA, 31 MAY 2022: Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) partnered with Tourism Malaysia recently to advance tourism collaborations with Turkish tourism industry players and position Malaysia as an appealing Muslim-Friendly destination for Turkish tourists. The partnership saw a “Muslim-Friendly Malaysia” in-house seminar being organised in Istanbul, Turkey, on 16 May where five Turkish tourism operators […]
Malaysia has emerged as the No. 1 nation that best-supports the multi-trillion dollar global Islamic economy, revealed DinarStandard in its State of the Global Islamic Economy (SGIE) Report 2022.
Malaysia has maintained its position as the preferred destination for Muslim travellers in the just released “MasterCard-CrescentRating Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI) 2022” revealed during the Halal in Travel Global Summit (HITGS) 2022.
Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) organises the Islamic Tourism Entrepreneurship and Leadership Seminar (ITELS) to be held on 22-23 June 2022 in conjunction with Islamic Tourism Week (ITW) PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA, 01 JUNE 2022: Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC) is staging the first series of Seminar Keusahawanan dan Kepimpinan Pelancongan Islam (Islamic Tourism Entrepreneurship and Leadership Seminar – […]
ISLAMIC TOURISM WEEK TO SHOWCASE MALAYSIA’S MUSLIM-FRIENDLY TOURISM OFFERINGS FROM 20 JUNE TO 3 JULY
PUTRAJAYA, MALAYSIA, 13 JUN 2021: On the heels of Malaysia being named Top Muslim-Friendly Destination of the Year by MasterCard-CrescentRating 2022 and to commemorate the reopening of borders and global Muslim tourist arrivals to Malaysia, Islamic Tourism Centre (ITC), an agency under the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture Malaysia (MOTAC), is organising the inaugural […]