The Philippines focuses on halal tourism

The Philippines also wants to focus more on the halal tourism. The country has plans to position itself as one of the favorite destinations in the world for Muslim travelers.

The Ministry of tourism has a series of initiatives conceived to land more attractive to the Muslim traveler. In addition to activities aimed at halal minded think there will also be a marketing campaign devised to reach. So that the tourist industry is aware of what the Muslim Traveler wants. The Muslim traveler would like to halal facilities such as prayer spaces and halal food available.

The halal tourism market in the Philippines is recognized as an important growth where it is expected that this rises to $200 billion in 2020. With the proximity of the large Muslim population of Malaysia and Indonesia, in combination with the rich culture, this makes the country an attractive destination for Muslim tourists.