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Young Muslims Catch a $100 Billion Travel Bug

SHAFAQNA - Countries will need Muslim-friendly tourist industries if they want a slice of one of the world’s fastest-growing traveler markets. Millennial Muslims -- those aged between 18 and 36 -- are projected to spend more than $100…

First halal hotel draws Muslim tourists

SHAFAQNA - The first halal hotel in Bangkok is attracting Muslim visitors with the management hoping to tap deeper into a growing market. Nearly 30 million foreign tourists came to Thailand last year but only about 658,000 were from the…