Royal Jordanian (RJ) and Mastercard have sealed an agreement to grant holders of its World Elite, World Titanium, and Platinum consumer and commercial-branded credit and debit cards (issued in certain countries) lounge services.
Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index.
Aiming to increase its appeal to Muslim travellers within the Association of Southeast Asian Nations region, Bintan Resorts, an integrated beach resort destination in Indonesia, has recently partnered with halal-friendly travel companies CrescentRating and HalalTrip.
Reinforcing its reputation as a rising business and tourism hub, Riyadh has been named the sixth fastest developing travel destination in the world in the Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index.
Cape Town is positioning itself as a top Halal tourist destination, hoping to attract Muslim travellers by underlining its Halal credentials.