Tag: South Asia

Next Story Group appoints Patrick Imbardelli as its Chairman
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Next Story Group appoints Patrick Imbardelli as its Chairman

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Next Story Group, International hospitality company, has appointed Patrick Imbardelli, as Chairman of its Board with immediate effect. Prior to ... Read More

Travel & Tourism Excellence Awards debuts by FICCI
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Travel & Tourism Excellence Awards debuts by FICCI

editor editor- May 27, 2019

The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Awards established the awards to recognize excellence in order to ... Read More

Thomas Cook India and Mastercard partner for ‘Priceless Cities’ experience
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Thomas Cook India and Mastercard partner for ‘Priceless Cities’ experience

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

Tapping into the evolving aspiration of Indian travelers, Mastercard and Thomas Cook India today announced their partnership to bring, for ... Read More

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

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- May 4, 2019

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

Indian Tourism booming by the trillions
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Indian Tourism booming by the trillions

editor editor- April 30, 2019

A new report shows that the systematic growth, maintenance, and sustainable development of tourism destinations for India, as well as ... Read More

Indian graduates to obtain EASA Cabin Crew Attestation for the first time
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Indian graduates to obtain EASA Cabin Crew Attestation for the first time

editor editor- April 26, 2019

Cabin Crew Europe in association with GMR Aviation Academy, is all set to deliver EASA approved Cabin Crew Initial Training ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company launches new hotel brand
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Indian Hotels Company launches new hotel brand

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- April 12, 2019

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

Malaysian airline Firefly signs agreement with Sabre
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Malaysian airline Firefly signs agreement with Sabre

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

Sabre Corporation today announced a new content distribution agreement with Firefly, a leading regional carrier in Southeast Asia, and a ... Read More

Radisson Hotel expanding in South Asia
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Radisson Hotel expanding in South Asia

editor editor- April 6, 2019

With the support of hotel company Jin Jiang, Radisson Hotel Group is positioning itself in South Asia at the Hotel ... Read More

Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia
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Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

From the 15th Hotel Investment Conference - South Asia, Marriott International  today announced its continued expansion plans in Asia-Pacific with its 2020 vision -- an ... Read More

Climate Resilience Program for Travel & Tourism announced at WTTC Global Summit
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Climate Resilience Program for Travel & Tourism announced at WTTC Global Summit

editor editor- April 3, 2019

Speaking today at the WTTC Global Summit in Seville, Professor Geoffrey Lipman, SUNx Co-founder and President of the International Coalition ... Read More

Pakistan regrets India’s decision to postpone Kartarpur meeting
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Pakistan regrets India’s decision to postpone Kartarpur meeting

editor editor- March 30, 2019

Pakistan was set to welcome a meeting between the India and Pakistan on the Kartarpur Corridor, which will be one ... Read More

Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport
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Marriott to open South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel at Cochin International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019

Twenty14 Holdings has announced plans to launch Port Muziris – South Asia’s first Tribute Portfolio hotel, part of Marriott International, ... Read More

The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019
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The 11 Best Beach Destinations for Summer 2019

editor editor- March 14, 2019

It may not feel like it outside, but the summer of 2019 is just around the corner. And there’s no ... Read More

India targeting revenue through golf tourism
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India targeting revenue through golf tourism

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

India has been trying to get a larger slice of the ever-growing golf tourism market. Some of majestic old golf ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company continues to make waves in hospitality
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Indian Hotels Company continues to make waves in hospitality

editor editor- February 12, 2019

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), a South Asia hospitality company, reported its consolidated and standalone financials for the third ... Read More

Airbus readies massive presence at Aero India
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Airbus readies massive presence at Aero India

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

From flying and static displays of its best-in-class products to showcasing its cutting-edge aerospace services, Airbus has planned one of ... Read More

Indian Hotels Company introduces Taj hotel brand in Rajasthan
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Indian Hotels Company introduces Taj hotel brand in Rajasthan

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 8, 2019

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), South Asia’s largest hospitality company introduces its Taj hotel brand to Alwar in Rajasthan. ... Read More

Taj hotel brand arrives in Himachal Pradesh
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Taj hotel brand arrives in Himachal Pradesh

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), South Asia’s largest hospitality company is introducing the iconic Taj brand in Himachal Pradesh ... Read More

South Asia Tourism finds prominent footing in world economy
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South Asia Tourism finds prominent footing in world economy

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

A just-released UN report, provides facts and figures to show the importance of South Asia Tourism. Read More

UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts
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UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019

International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. UNWTO’s long ... Read More

eTN Sri Lanka contributor appointed to international board of Asian Eco-Tourism Network 
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eTN Sri Lanka contributor appointed to international board of Asian Eco-Tourism Network 

editor editor- January 14, 2019

Srilal Miththapala, senior tourism industry personality and regular contributor to eTurboNews from Sri Lanka, has been appointed to the Board ... Read More

A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board
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A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

The CEO of the Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), Deepak Raj Joshi is a proud man, Shradha Shrestha, the woman responsible ... Read More

Thailand Tourism is booming: China Number 1 in arrival numbers
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Thailand Tourism is booming: China Number 1 in arrival numbers

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018

The Thai Ministry of Tourism and Sports announced the tourism figures for January-November 2018. Thailand received 34,431,489 international visitors, up ... Read More

Sexual Exploitation of Children through tourism:  ECPAT has a message for the holidays
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Sexual Exploitation of Children through tourism: ECPAT has a message for the holidays

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018

Revenge porn or sexual extortion are only some of the problem Japan has to deal with when protecting children. Bangkok ... Read More

New MD and VP named by Radisson Hotel Group
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New MD and VP named by Radisson Hotel Group

editor editor- December 22, 2018

Radisson Hotel Group appoints Zubin Saxena to key leadership role in South Asia. Read More

Six Million Thai Muslims support TAT for promoting Thailand Halal Assembly
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Six Million Thai Muslims support TAT for promoting Thailand Halal Assembly

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is to again organize a special seminar and one-day tour to promote Thailand as Muslim ... Read More

Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target
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Thai Tourism: International arrivals’ growth in line with the target

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018

The Thai tourism industry recorded total international arrivals of 31.25 million in January-October 2018, up 7.84%, generating an estimated 1.63 ... Read More

South Asia’s b2b travel and tourism event well received
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South Asia’s b2b travel and tourism event well received

editor editor- May 17, 2013

At the recently concluded Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2013, SATTE - South Asia's leading b2b travel and tourism event, enjoyed ... Read More

Global travel industry looking at India as top new source market
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Global travel industry looking at India as top new source market

editor editor- August 29, 2012

As plans gear up for SATTE 2013, there has been a keen interest in South Asia's leading B2B travel and ... Read More

Impediments and threats faced by tourism industries of South Asia, Central Asia and Eastern Europe
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Impediments and threats faced by tourism industries of South Asia, Central Asia and Eastern Europe

editor editor- April 4, 2012

Tourism Research titled, "Impediments and Threats faced by Tourism Industries of South Asia, Central Asia and Eastern Europe," conducted by ... Read More

Iran and Bangladesh join TRI
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Iran and Bangladesh join TRI

editor editor- November 3, 2011

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Region Initiative (TRI) has expanded deeper into South Asia as the Bangladesh Tourism Foundation has joined ... Read More

Business and tourism in South Asia hit hard by air crisis
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Business and tourism in South Asia hit hard by air crisis

editor editor- April 21, 2010

Business and tourism in South Asia are increasingly being hit by airline inactivity caused by the spread of volcanic ash ... Read More

Creation of Middle East and South Asia region announced by gategroup
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Creation of Middle East and South Asia region announced by gategroup

editor editor- October 28, 2008

ZURICH, Switzerland - gategroup announced today a consolidation of two European operating divisions, the creation of a region focusing on ... Read More

Singapore health officials given ‘legal’ powers to stem threat from chikungunya fever outbreak
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Singapore health officials given ‘legal’ powers to stem threat from chikungunya fever outbreak

editor editor- January 25, 2008

(eTN) - Stepping up its fight against the threat of another “foreign” virus, the Singaporean government has conferred legal powers ... Read More

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