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Indian Association of Tour Operators Convention concludes with focused plans

Indian Association of Tour Operators Convention concludes with focused plans

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

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

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

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

Dudhwa: Biodiverse tourism hotspot

Dudhwa: Biodiverse tourism hotspot

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

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

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

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

India PM asks citizens to become tourists in their own country

India PM asks citizens to become tourists in their own country

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

Indian Association of Tour Operators raising tourism awareness

Indian Association of Tour Operators raising tourism awareness

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

India Tourism Mart: Country’s biggest Buyer-Seller inbound tourism event

India Tourism Mart: Country’s biggest Buyer-Seller inbound tourism event

Billed as the largest inbound tourism show, the second India Tourism Mart (ITM) will be held at New Delhi's ... Read More

Kolkata readies for 35th IATO convention

Kolkata readies for 35th IATO convention

The last time the Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) convention was held in Kolkata, the City of Joy, ... Read More

Odisha Tourism invites tourists to explore India’s best kept secret

Odisha Tourism invites tourists to explore India’s best kept secret

Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi, Odisha Minister of Tourism, and Odia Language, Literature and Culture have invited tourists and players in ... Read More

Indian Association of Tour Operators meeting heats up

Indian Association of Tour Operators meeting heats up

One would hardly expect the innocent topic of roadshows to raise controversy and take much time at the monthly ... Read More

Who is the latest to jump on the romance tourism bandwagon?

Who is the latest to jump on the romance tourism bandwagon?

The latest to promote wedding tourism from India is actually a myriad of islands in the Pacific. It is ... Read More

Nepal Tourism: Wooing India travelers

Nepal Tourism: Wooing India travelers

Much is happening in Nepal, the Himalayan nation, be it a new brand logo, with an attractive red bindi ... Read More

India’s new budget for Travel & Tourism: The other viewpoint

India’s new budget for Travel & Tourism: The other viewpoint

As in the past, has the India budget once again eluded opportunity for the crucial hospitality sector this year? ... Read More

SriLankan Airlines beefs up Delhi and Colombo route

SriLankan Airlines beefs up Delhi and Colombo route

The presence in New Delhi on July 3 of the top brass of SriLankan Airlines was significant in several ... Read More

India and Nepal: Reinforcing Tourism partnership

India and Nepal: Reinforcing Tourism partnership

There is every reason for these two neighbors - India and Nepal - to boost tourism. Among those reasons ... Read More

Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change

Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change

It is said that there are two kinds of people in the world - those who have seen the ... Read More

India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future

India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future

The India Convention Promotion Bureau (ICPB), a body sponsored by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, headed by Mr. Suman ... Read More

A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment

A short tourist season is saving the Ladakh environment

Ladakh, in Jammu and Kashmir in India, is perhaps one of the few places with many attractions, natural and ... Read More

PATA announces Board Members, Industry Council and Government Committee from India

PATA announces Board Members, Industry Council and Government Committee from India

At the recently-concluded PATA Annual Summit & Board Meeting held at Cebu, Philippines, Tourism Secretary Government of India, Mr. ... Read More

Former Jet Airways Chair forced to deboard at Mumbai Airport

Former Jet Airways Chair forced to deboard at Mumbai Airport

In a shocking development, Naresh Goyal and his wife, Anita, were forced to deboard the aircraft they were on ... Read More

New India government urged to tackle employment through tourism

New India government urged to tackle employment through tourism

There is much hope and expectation from the just re-elected Modi Government in India. Industry leaders feel that the ... Read More

Taiwan Tourism rustling up business in India

Taiwan Tourism rustling up business in India

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau in India organized a workshop in Delhi on May 16 to create awareness on the ... Read More

National Restaurant Association of India releases Food Services Report

National Restaurant Association of India releases Food Services Report

The National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) released the NRAI India Food Services Report 2019 (NRAI IFSR 2019) on ... Read More

Strategic travel agreement between Singapore and India a step in the right direction

Strategic travel agreement between Singapore and India a step in the right direction

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC) of Singapore and Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. ... Read More

Jaipur hotel scene: Vibrant, alive and growing

Jaipur hotel scene: Vibrant, alive and growing

There is much optimism in the hospitality industry in Jaipur, which has become known as the “Pink City.” It ... Read More

How does India travel? Let us count the 94 billion ways

How does India travel? Let us count the 94 billion ways

Bain & Company and Google India are together launching a report on “How Does India Travel.” According to the ... Read More

How is Germany doing on its goal of 2 million Indian tourists?

How is Germany doing on its goal of 2 million Indian tourists?

At an annual media meeting today, April 16, in Delhi, India, Romit Theophilus, Director of Marketing & Sales Office ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company launches new hotel brand

Indian Hotels Company launches new hotel brand

In a development expected by the industry for a while, the IHCL, known for the Taj brand, launched a ... Read More

Indian Association of Tour Operators appoints new Chief Operating Officer

Indian Association of Tour Operators appoints new Chief Operating Officer

In a move to strengthen the association, the Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) has appointed a Chief Operating ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company announces new hotel in Rishikesh

Indian Hotels Company announces new hotel in Rishikesh

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), a South Asian hospitality company, introduced the Taj brand in Rishikesh with the ... Read More