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Dream Cruises introduces Halal cuisine options on board Genting Dream

Author: Theodore Koumelis / Date: Fri, 11/16/2018 - 03:00
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Executive Chef Saifol of Genting Dream with the Halal certification by the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (Jakim) at the Halal section at The Lido on board Genting Dream homeported in Singapore.
Executive Chef Saifol of Genting Dream with the Halal certification by the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (Jakim) at the Halal section at The Lido on board Genting Dream homeported in Singapore.

Genting Dream is currently the only cruise ship in Asia granted Halal certification by the well-renowned Department of Islamic Development Malaysia

Singapore – Dream Cruises announced and introduce Halal cuisine options with Genting Dream, which is currently the only cruise ship in Asia granted Halal certification by the well-renowned Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (JAKIM). 

The Lido, one of Genting Dream’s most popular on board restaurants now offers a dedicated Halal buffet section for Muslim guests. The Lido provides guests with an indoor and outdoor dining experience on the open seas, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Muslim guests from across the region can look forward to a cruise vacation with Dream Cruises sailing from Singapore to exciting destinations across the ASEAN region and be assured of a variety of halal-friendly cuisine options on board Genting Dream.

“As an Asian homegrown brand, it gives us great pleasure to launch Dream Cruises’ first Halal certified cuisine offerings on board Genting Dream to meet the growing demand. Our award-wining Dream Cruises chefs have created a wide array of Halal cuisines for our guests, which are available at the dedicated Halal buffet section at The Lido.  Our Halal certification will also support our meetings and incentive business partners who have requested this important offering,” said Mr. Thatcher Brown, President of Dream Cruises.
 
As the only cruise line in the region to currently provide certified Halal cuisine options, the Meeting, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibition (MICE) groups can also further maximize their events on board Genting Dream with Halal cuisines now available for catering at dedicated function rooms – complementing the ship’s exciting range of tailor-made onboard activities, and the latest state-of-the-art MICE facilities and services.

With Genting Dream’s year-round homeport deployment in Singapore, Muslims guests will now have the convenience and assurance of certified Halal cuisine options during a series of enticing 2-Night, 3-Night and 5 Night cruise itineraries visiting Penang, Phuket, Langkawi, Kuala Lumpur (Port Klang), Surabaya, North Bali and Macleod Island.

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