Tag: Halal-certified

Is Singapore the next big halal destination?

Singapore— According to the Indonesian Tourism Industry Association (GIPI) deputy head Panca Sarungu, Singapore has the potential to become the next big halal tourism destination. An Arabic word, halal means what is allowable under the teachings of Islam.  It also means that alcohol, pork, nudity, and gambling...

Piping hot upgrades at Geylang Serai Bazaar 2019

While last year’s “Ramadan” bazaar didn’t quite gain public approval due to high rental fees and not-so-halal offerings, this year’s bazaar has made sure to live up to its name. According to a blog post by MoneySmart, this year's bazaar organisers set a rental cap...