VISA Malaysia and Mitra Kembara, a Malaysian travel agency, recently launched a travel platform, exclusively for Visa credit and debit cardholders, to provide tours and services for Halal travellers.
“With the launch, we can now focus on promoting travel-related products catered specifically for Muslim travellers in Malaysia and around the world,” said Ng Kong Boon, Malaysia country manager at Visa.
“We are particularly glad to be partnering with Mitra Kembara, one of the largest bumiputra travel agencies to provide such benefits.”
President of Mitra group, Tunku Iskandar, said the partnership with Visa means cardholders will also be entitled to special discounts on some products.
He added: “This includes an exclusive Umrah plus Ziarah package and Muslim-friendly and Shariah-compliant tours to Australia, India and Uzbekistan as well as, in the future, to Japan, South Korea, Macau and other destinations.”