MC-CR: Kuala Lumpur No. 2 destination for 2015 Muslim Travel Shopping Index


Kuala Lumpur is second top rated destination (after Dubai) in the 2015 Muslim Travel Shopping Index (MTSI) 2015 published by MasterCard CrescentRating, with an overall score of 73.3. Kuala Lumpur is one of just four of the 40 cities assessed with a score of 100 for airport services and facilities (prayer rooms, ablution facilities and Halal food/restaurants). Other highly rated destinations in Malaysia include Penang (No. 11 with a score of 56.9 and Melaka (No. 15 and 52.8). Malaysia has the most favourable visa requirements for inbound muslim visitors (94.0) and a 100.0 safety score.

Source : September 2015/MC-CR/Kuala Lumpur/RET