27 October 17 | The Straits Times by CHEOW SUE-ANN
Singapore is the sixth most popular travel destination for Muslim millennials, according to findings of a study released yesterday.
The study polled some 400 young Muslims - aged 18 to 36 - from Africa, the Americas, the Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle East to understand their travel patterns.
Malaysia is the top destination for these travellers. The other countries in the top 10 are Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Australia, the United Arab...
08 September 17 | The Business Times by SYARAFANA SHAFEEQ
SINGAPORE'S biggest up-and- coming halal industry player My Outlets Express Pte Ltd is stepping up its game with expansion activities in Japan, China and Korea, but the heart of its business still lies within the Lion City. The halal market is one of the world's fastest growing markets, with US$2.77 trillion total market value for halal food and commodity trading reported annually. My Outlets' founder and chairman Ronnie Faizal Tan started the...
30 June 17 | The Straits Times by LYDIA LAM
The boss of Indian Muslim restaurant Singapore Zam Zam saved for three years to take 27 of his staff to Mecca for their first umrah, or minor pilgrimage.
The man declined to be named or interviewed, but manager Zackeer Khan, who went on the trip, told The Straits Times yesterday that his boss did it to repay them for their years with the company.
The restaurant at 697-699, North Bridge Road was closed for 10...