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Malaysia 'still the top choice for Muslim travellers'

Survey: But among non-Muslim destinations, Singapore and Thailand were the favourites among such travellers

A pair of Muslim tourists in Kuala Lumpur. The twin Malaysia Airlines disasters in March and July last year did not appear to dampen tourist arrivals there; in fact, arrivals rose 9.6 per cent in the first 10 months of 2014.


MALAYSIA is the most preferred global destination in the fast-growing Muslim travel market, despite two catastrophic air disasters that hit the country's flag-carrier last year, a survey report said on Wednesday.

In the report by Islamic travel specialist Crescentrating