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Website cashing in on Muslim travellers


Islamic travel is nothing new, but with no definitive rules as to what is and is not sharia-compliant travel can be difficult for practising Muslims.

It is a potentially lucrative market, and a new website has already attracted 100,000 users. It is aimed specifically at Muslim travellers, with information on mosques, halal restaurants, and sharia-compliant accommodation.

Ben Thompson reports from Dubai.


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