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Author: Anil Mathur - eTN India

India Travel & Tourism Associations Plead with Government for Bailout
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India Travel & Tourism Associations Plead with Government for Bailout

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 21, 2020

The Chairman of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) & Hospitality Council, and Honorary Secretary of ... Read More

India PM asks the people to help combat COVID-19 coronavirus
Travel Safety & Emergencies

India PM asks the people to help combat COVID-19 coronavirus

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 19, 2020

In his much-anticipated address to the nation of India today, Prime Minister N. Modi has made some suggestions for the ... Read More

India travel ban now includes India passport holders due to COVID-19 coronavirus
Travel Safety & Emergencies

India travel ban now includes India passport holders due to COVID-19 coronavirus

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 19, 2020

The India travel ban was further extended to arriving international passengers, saying that it would not allow entry to even ... Read More

India fund proposed by PM to tackle COVID-19 coronavirus
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India fund proposed by PM to tackle COVID-19 coronavirus

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 16, 2020

Making a strong pitch for South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) nations to jointly combat the COVID-19 coronavirus, India ... Read More

India Travel and Tourism plead for government help due to COVID-19
Travel Safety & Emergencies

India Travel and Tourism plead for government help due to COVID-19

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 14, 2020

Even as the loss because of massive cancellations due to the COVID-19 coronavirus and the consequent steps being taken is ... Read More

COVID-19 Coronavirus Impact on India Tourism and Travel
Travel Safety & Emergencies

COVID-19 Coronavirus Impact on India Tourism and Travel

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 6, 2020

The world, or at least most of it, is battling with the dreaded COVID-19 coronavirus, which has taken thousands of ... Read More

9th International Heritage Tourism Conclave set for Gwalior in India
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9th International Heritage Tourism Conclave set for Gwalior in India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- March 4, 2020

The 9th International Heritage Tourism Conclave will be held in Gwalior, India, from March 13 at the Taj Uaha Kiran ... Read More

India Tour Operators celebrate something new
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India Tour Operators celebrate something new

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 25, 2020

The Annual Day celebrations of the Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) is always a highlight of the active, vibrant ... Read More

Armenia tourism: This little country is making big strides
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Armenia tourism: This little country is making big strides

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 19, 2020

The small historic culture-rich Armenia, once part of the powerful USSR, is making strong inroads in the field of tourism. ... Read More

When Visit Portugal meets Incredible India
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When Visit Portugal meets Incredible India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 15, 2020

Obviously encouraged by the example of other countries and seeing the potential of the market in India, Visit Portugal has ... Read More

What are the essential requirements for hospitality and tourism?
Hospitality Industry News

What are the essential requirements for hospitality and tourism?

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 14, 2020

Sustainabilty, carrying capacity, and use of local talent and materials, along with deploying the right technology are essential requirements for ... Read More

India Tourists: Vienna Tourism Waits for You
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India Tourists: Vienna Tourism Waits for You

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 11, 2020

Austria, that charming country in central Europe which tops the living index, has always attracted visitors from India. The reasons? ... Read More

India Tourism Budget Applauded by Industry Leaders
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India Tourism Budget Applauded by Industry Leaders

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- February 2, 2020

The tourism industry for India is applauding the proposed India tourism budget allocation of Rs 2,500 crore for the financial ... Read More

India’s government wants out of Air India business
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India’s government wants out of Air India business

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 29, 2020

In a major development for India's aviation and tourism sectors, Indian government has again come up with a proposal to ... Read More

Why did tempers flare at IATO meeting?
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Why did tempers flare at IATO meeting?

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 20, 2020

Generally, the IATO (Indian Association of Tour Operators) meetings which are held almost every month, are well organized with the ... Read More

Visit California driving tourism thrust with India movies and films
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Visit California driving tourism thrust with India movies and films

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 20, 2020

California, the Golden State of the USA known for its many diverse attractions, is exploring a new thrust area in ... Read More

Rural Tourism Day in India Honors Mahatma Gandhi
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Rural Tourism Day in India Honors Mahatma Gandhi

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 15, 2020

The Indian Trust for Rural Heritage and Development (ITRHD) will celebrate January 30 as Rural Tourism Day. It was on ... Read More

SATTE India Expo Mart opens at new venue
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SATTE India Expo Mart opens at new venue

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- January 7, 2020

Informa Markets’s 27th edition of SATTE opened at a new venue this year – the India Expo Mart in the ... Read More

Hyderabad: Can this IT city lure tourists?
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Hyderabad: Can this IT city lure tourists?

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- December 14, 2019

The famed city of Hyderabad in south India is facing a dilemma. While it is very successful as an IT ... Read More

San Francisco aims to increase tourist arrivals from India
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San Francisco aims to increase tourist arrivals from India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- December 5, 2019

The Golden Gate city of San Francisco in California, USA, continues to look at the India travel market and expects ... Read More

Brand USA enticing India tourists through music
Cultural Travel News

Brand USA enticing India tourists through music

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- November 23, 2019

The USA has many attractions for tourists and locals alike, but perhaps one of the lesser-known ones is music which ... Read More

Indian Director General of Tourism to travel fraternity: Use our own resources
Tourism News

Indian Director General of Tourism to travel fraternity: Use our own resources

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- November 22, 2019

The Indian travel fraternity should make greater use of its own revamped website developed by the Ministry of Tourism. This ... Read More

Hilton appoints new VP of Human Resources India
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Hilton appoints new VP of Human Resources India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- November 20, 2019

Hilton has appointed Sabu Raghavan as Vice President, Human Resources, India. With over two decades of experience in human resources ... Read More

Bringing hidden India into the tourism limelight
Cultural Travel News

Bringing hidden India into the tourism limelight

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- November 15, 2019

India has a rich heritage of culture, crafts, music, and other attractions to hold the attention and fancy of tourists ... Read More

Air Cargo: How fast can the industry change?
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Air Cargo: How fast can the industry change?

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- November 6, 2019

What should be the speed of change and transformation in the air cargo industry? This philosophical cum practical question generated ... Read More

India Chefs summit: Avoiding food waste
Culinary Travel News

India Chefs summit: Avoiding food waste

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- October 23, 2019

International Chefs Day was marked by a glittering grand banquet at the Le Meridien New Delhi in India with an ... Read More

A new generation of hospitality industry leaders
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A new generation of hospitality industry leaders

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- October 16, 2019

The Deputy General Manager of Pullman New Delhi Aerocity, Ajay Sampige, told the 18th Chandiwala Hospitality Ensemble 2019 today that ... Read More

Brand USA’s travel mission:  Incredible India
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Brand USA’s travel mission: Incredible India

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- October 1, 2019

The USA continues to make waves in India with a record 1.4 million visitors going to see country attractions in ... Read More

World Tourism Organization selects India to observe WTD this year
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World Tourism Organization selects India to observe WTD this year

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- September 28, 2019

World Tourism Day was celebrated in a unique, unusual way in New Delhi, India, with the UNWTO deciding to make ... Read More

India Tourism Mart opens in New Delhi
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India Tourism Mart opens in New Delhi

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- September 23, 2019

The second annual India Tourism Mart opened today welcoming 240 international buyers from 51 countries and 175 sellers from India. ... Read More

Indian Association of Tour Operators Convention concludes with focused plans
Tourism News

Indian Association of Tour Operators Convention concludes with focused plans

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- September 16, 2019

The gains from the just-concluded 35th IATO (Indian Association of Tour Operators) Annual Convention held from September 12 to September ... Read More

Over 1,000 travel and tourism delegates at IATO Annual Convention
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Over 1,000 travel and tourism delegates at IATO Annual Convention

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- September 14, 2019

The ongoing 35th Annual Convention of the Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) began on September 12 and will run ... Read More

Dudhwa: Biodiverse tourism hotspot
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Dudhwa: Biodiverse tourism hotspot

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- August 24, 2019

Dudhwa National Park is one of the most biodiverse regions and endangered ecosystems in India. One of the few protected ... Read More

India travel and tourism: Can a closed-door meeting help?
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India travel and tourism: Can a closed-door meeting help?

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- August 20, 2019

In India, as in perhaps some other countries, it is said that the left hand does not know what the ... Read More

India PM asks citizens to become tourists in their own country
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India PM asks citizens to become tourists in their own country

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- August 16, 2019

In a welcomed move, the normally critical travel industry  has welcomed India Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at the Red ... Read More

Indian Association of Tour Operators raising tourism awareness
Travel Associations News

Indian Association of Tour Operators raising tourism awareness

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- August 9, 2019

The eastern Indian state, West Bengal, plans to launch a campaign to increase awareness of the many attractions and facilities ... Read More