Tag: India

COVID-19 Shattering Tourism and Hospitality
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COVID-19 Shattering Tourism and Hospitality

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 6, 2020

The effect of the COVID-19 coronavirus has crippled tourism and hospitality in India at an astonishing pace. Travel and tourism ... Read More

Online company donates 1 million surgical masks to India hospitals
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Online company donates 1 million surgical masks to India hospitals

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 4, 2020

An online company that is based in India is supporting the spirit and courage of Mumbai hospitals and healthcare workers ... 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

Thrillophilia partners with GoAir
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Thrillophilia partners with GoAir

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2019

While traveling for leisure or business, taking time out for a thrilling experience or activity is not just a desire ... Read More

Lemon Tree Hotels Announces International Debut with Dubai property
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Lemon Tree Hotels Announces International Debut with Dubai property

editor editor- December 20, 2019

Lemon Tree Hotels Limited, through its management subsidiary Carnation Hotels Pvt. Ltd., announced the international debut of the company with ... Read More

Indian Travelers Must Pay Increased Schengen Visa Fee
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Indian Travelers Must Pay Increased Schengen Visa Fee

editor editor- December 19, 2019

As of February 2022, Indian citizens will need to pay a fee of €80 instead of €60 when applying for ... Read More

Singapore Tourism serves up culinary experience in Delhi
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Singapore Tourism serves up culinary experience in Delhi

mm Harry S. Johnson- December 13, 2019

Over the next 3 days (December 13-15), attendees to Zomaland Delhi in India will get to enjoy food from the ... Read More

Singapore Tourism collabs with India private sector using video
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Singapore Tourism collabs with India private sector using video

editor editor- December 11, 2019

To introduce Indian travelers to a fresh side of the country, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has collaborated with private ... 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

Transforming hospitality & tourism: Sustainable future goals
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Transforming hospitality & tourism: Sustainable future goals

editor editor- November 28, 2019

The India International Hotel Travel and Tourism Research Conference 2020 will be held at the Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Hotel ... Read More

‘Oxygen bars’ are all the rage in pollution-choked New Delhi
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‘Oxygen bars’ are all the rage in pollution-choked New Delhi

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 20, 2019

New Delhi city officials recently declared a public health emergency over the city’s dangerous air quality, after pollution hit toxic ... Read More

Hilton names new Vice President, Human Resources in India
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Hilton names new Vice President, Human Resources in India

mm Chief Assignment Editor- 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

Indian Railways enlists horned Hindu god of death to keep trespassers away
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Indian Railways enlists horned Hindu god of death to keep trespassers away

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 8, 2019

India’s Western Railway, which serves Mumbai and several other large cities, enlisted the help of the Hindu god of death ... Read More

Delhi city official: India’s capital has turned into a gas chamber
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Delhi city official: India’s capital has turned into a gas chamber

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2019

The officials in India's capital city of Delhi announced that all schools will be closed until November 5 due to ... Read More

Indian Prime Minister denied use of Pakistani airspace
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Indian Prime Minister denied use of Pakistani airspace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 28, 2019

Pakistan said that it did not permit Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fly through its airspace. Islamabad has cited ... Read More

Safe for tourism? 8 people wounded in grenade attack in tourist Kashmir
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Safe for tourism? 8 people wounded in grenade attack in tourist Kashmir

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 12, 2019

At least eight people including a woman were wounded in a grenade attack by suspected militants in a market place ... Read More

Tit for tat: India slaps high tariffs on 28 US products effective Sunday
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Tit for tat: India slaps high tariffs on 28 US products effective Sunday

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Indian government announced that it will impose higher tariffs on 28 US products, including almonds, apples and walnuts, tomorrow, in ... Read More

Benchmark announces new Vice President, Revenue Management
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Benchmark announces new Vice President, Revenue Management

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Benchmark has named Priya Chandnani vice president, revenue management. Greg Champion, president and COO, made the announcement. “It is with ... Read More

Oman seeks to ‘diversify economy’ by jacking up taxes on booze, meat, tobacco and energy drinks
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Oman seeks to ‘diversify economy’ by jacking up taxes on booze, meat, tobacco and energy drinks

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Beginning June 15th, pork meat, tobacco, and alcohol as well as energy drinks in Oman will be subject to a ... Read More

India and Nepal: Reinforcing Tourism partnership
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India and Nepal: Reinforcing Tourism partnership

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 13, 2019

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

Uber is bringing flying taxis to Melbourne next year
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Uber is bringing flying taxis to Melbourne next year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

Uber announced plans to launch trials of its flying cars next year in Melbourne, Australia. The city is the third ... Read More

Thomas Cook India reveals new wave of travel – father-child bonding tours
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Thomas Cook India reveals new wave of travel – father-child bonding tours

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

India’s travel and integrated travel-related financial services company is fostering family bonding through travel, with specific focus on Father-Child bonding ... Read More

China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda
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China, Saudi Arabia and travel tech dominate Arabian Travel Market 2019 agenda

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

This year’s Arabian Travel Market witnessed a 106% increase in visitors from China and a 20% increase in international visitors ... Read More

Wharf Hotels appoints new General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, A Niccolo Hotel
People in Travel & Tourism

Wharf Hotels appoints new General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, A Niccolo Hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Wharf Hotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Adriano Vences as General Manager of The Murray, Hong Kong, a ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board attending ILTM Asia-Pacific Fair
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Seychelles Tourism Board attending ILTM Asia-Pacific Fair

editor editor- June 10, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) participated in the ILTM Asia – Pacific trade fair with a 4.5 sq. metres stand. ... Read More

Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change
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Agra Tourism: Facing the challenge of change

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 10, 2019

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

Qatar Aviation Services participated in the 32nd IATA Ground Handling Conference
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Qatar Aviation Services participated in the 32nd IATA Ground Handling Conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Qatar Aviation Services (QAS), participated as a silver sponsor in the 32nd IATA Ground Handling Conference that took place in ... Read More

Tourists from Maldives love to travel to India
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Tourists from Maldives love to travel to India

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 9, 2019

Maldives, India and Sri Lanka are neighbors. The Maldives relies on tourism as an export, but  Maldives citizens also love ... Read More

Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport
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Fire started by Indian fighter jet shuts down Goa International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

India's Dabolim Goa International Airport was shut down as firefighters battled a runway fire on Saturday. The blaze started after ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award
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Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has recognized President & CEO of the PM Group, Noel Mignott, for his extraordinary efforts ... Read More

India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future
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India Convention Promotion Bureau: Mapping sustainable MICE future

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- June 7, 2019

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

Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled
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Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Travel network Virtuoso has revealed the 50 hotels and hospitality greats nominated for its coveted Best of the Best awards. ... Read More

IndiGo commences operations on two new routes between India and Abu Dhabi
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IndiGo commences operations on two new routes between India and Abu Dhabi

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

IndiGo, India’s largest airline, commenced two new daily direct flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Abu Dhabi yesterday. The inaugural ... Read More

India’s new Tourism Minister vows to fulfill Modi’s vision of ‘New India’
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India’s new Tourism Minister vows to fulfill Modi’s vision of ‘New India’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Immediately after becoming India's new Tourism Minister, Prahlad Singh Patel said his ministry will work to fulfill Prime Minister Narendra ... Read More

ILTM Asia Pacific 2019 confirmed as premier ‘one stop’ opportunity to meet region’s top decision making agents
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ILTM Asia Pacific 2019 confirmed as premier ‘one stop’ opportunity to meet region’s top decision making agents

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

With Asia Pacific continuing to dominate the world’s high net worth population, the second edition of ILTM Asia Pacific - ... Read More

Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres
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Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says four Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres (GTRCM) will be opened in Japan, ... Read More