Significant opportunity for South African tourism to attract more visitors from a segment that will represent 10 percent of global travel by 2020 Johannesburg, South Africa, 10 May 2018 – South Africa ranked as one of the ten most Muslim-friendly travel destinations among non-Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries, as ranked in the annual Mastercard-CrescentRating …
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Desmond Choong, Research Economist, MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth. Dubai and Singapore are inevitably compared to each another. There are plenty of parallels: Both are modern cities with tall, shimmering skyscrapers.  Both are wealthy financial centers where the focus is on commerce. Both places are hot and humid. Both have sizable populations of expatriates and …
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For the fourth consecutive year, Dubai has been recognized as one of the top destinations for international travelers according to the findings of the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index, released today. Dubai has consistently advanced its position since the launch of the Index, ranking ninth in 2011, eighth in 2012, seventh last year and fifth this year.

Expanded MasterCard African Cities Growth Index assesses inclusive urbanisation and growth potential To tweet this news, copy and paste <Just released #MasterCard #ACGI2014 report ranks Accra African city with highest growth potential>   Johannesburg, South Africa – Accra, the capital of Ghana, is the African city with the highest potential for inclusive growth, according to the 2014 …
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