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Halal entertainment: Attraction of three-star hotel towards alternatives entertainment

Hashim, Khairusy Syakirin Has-Yun and Mat Daud, Zainab Aqilah and Jamaludin, Mohd Aizat and Mahamod, Lukman Hakim and Ahmad Fadzillah, Nurrulhidayah and Othman, Rashidi (2016) Halal entertainment: Attraction of three-star hotel towards alternatives entertainment. In: 3rd International Halal Conference (INHAC 2016), 21st-22nd November 2016, Shah Alam, Selangor. (Unpublished)

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Hotel ratings are used to classify hotels according to their quality. The objectives of hotel rating is to focus on the hotel experience as a whole. Three-star hotels and above attract their guest by providing various types of services and facilities. Hotels are independently assessed in traditional systems and rest heavily on the facilities provided. This standard make discrimination to some people those have lower budget to experience certain services. In fact two-star hotels can provide certain facilities like entertainment in different ways to give more services and attract more people. This paper critically discussed from Islamic perspective or also known as halal entertainment on the implementation of light entertainment services existing in two-star hotels to attract guests. Interviews and observation has been used to analyse the implementation of entertainments in the two-star hotels. This study demonstrated that most two-star hotels provide very little entertainments due to some limitations. As a conclusion, two-star hotels can also provide more entertainments that shariah compliant to attract guests besides in limited spaces and financial constraint.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Invited Papers)
Additional Information: 3842/56120
Uncontrolled Keywords: Halal Entertainment, Light Entertainment, Three-Star Hotel, Hospitality Services, Shariah Compliant
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): International Institute for Halal Research and Training (INHART)
Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Landscape Architecture
Depositing User: Dr rashidi othman
Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2017 12:06
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2020 11:59
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/56120

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