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Fiji Airways appoints Bird Travels as GSA in India  

Fiji Airways appoints Bird Travels as GSA in India

Fiji Airways has appointed Bird Travels Private Ltd, the Airline Management Services arm of Bird Group as its local representative in India. The association marks the airline’s latest step in......
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Relais and Châteaux hosts the first Indian Subcontinent Showcase in Mumbai  

Relais and Châteaux hosts the first Indian Subcontinent Showcase in Mumbai

Relais & Châteaux, the foremost association of the world's finest hoteliers, chefs and restaurateurs with more than 550 members in over 60 countries, presented the Indian Subcontinent......
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GoAir likely to start international operations from October  

GoAir likely to start international operations from October

GoAir is set to fly international from October, with the first flight to operate on the Mumbai-Phuket route. The bookings for the maiden international flight will commence soon. The airline, which ......
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SATA 2018 Evaluations begins with an all women Expert Panel  

SATA 2018 Evaluations begins with an all women Expert Panel

A panel of multi national experts chosen by SATA for 2018 Edition will be evaluating the MALDIVES based nominees from 19th till 24th June at Mookai Hotel.     The Jur......
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TAT opens its 28th overseas office in Toronto, Canada	 

TAT opens its 28th overseas office in Toronto, Canada

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has recently opened its 28th TAT overseas office in Toronto to target the high potential Canadian market. The occasion was also used to launch the “Ama......
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Aon Hewitt confers Marriott International with 2017 Best Employer in Asia Pacific title  

Aon Hewitt confers Marriott International with 2017 Best Employer in Asia Pacific title

Marriott International was recently named as a 2017 Best Employer in Asia Pacific by Aon Hewitt – the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc for developing p......
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Singapore Tourism Board enters into strategic partnership with Paytm  

Singapore Tourism Board enters into strategic partnership with Paytm

Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has entered into a strategic partnership with mobile-first financial services platform Paytm. This makes STB the first National Tourism Organisation (NTO) to par......
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MakeMyTrip to offer OYO’s inventory across its brands  

MakeMyTrip to offer OYO’s inventory across its brands

MakeMyTrip Ltd. and OYO have entered into a partnership whereby the latter’s chain of hotels across India, Malaysia and Nepal will be listed and available for booking on acr......
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HRAWI conducts seminar on tax matters and updates in the Union Budget 2018/19 for Hotliers and Restaurateurs  

HRAWI conducts seminar on tax matters and updates in the Union Budget 2018/19 for Hotliers and Restaurateurs

The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) organized a seminar on Tax Matters and updates in the Union Budget 2018-19 for hospitality sec......
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Budget Disappoints Hospitality Sector :HRAWI  

Budget Disappoints Hospitality Sector :HRAWI

  “The hospitality sector has been once again almost entirely ignored in the Union Budget. What the Government needs to realize is that Incredible India will be a success only wh......
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Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur named as best hotel in India  

Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur named as best hotel in India

Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur has been named the Best Hotel in India by the world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor in their coveted annual Travellers’ Choice Awards. The magnif......
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OTM Mumbai concludes with a huge success, with 98% of them likely to return in 2019  

OTM Mumbai concludes with a huge success, with 98% of them likely to return in 2019

OTM Mumbai, deemed as one of the largest travel trade show, witnessed a heavy footfall this ......
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Preferred Hotels and Resorts celebrates 50 years of inspiring travel  

Preferred Hotels and Resorts celebrates 50 years of inspiring travel

Fifty years after 12 North American hoteliers established Preferred Hotels Association as a referral organization, this week, the Preferred brand celebrates its 50-year anniversary of curating exce......
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BHARAT PARV Focusses on DEKHO APNA DESH  

BHARAT PARV Focusses on DEKHO APNA DESH

‘Bharat Parv’ being organized by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India at the Red Fort, Delhi from 26th to 31st January, 2018 is focusing on “Dekho Apna Desh”. People......
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Union Budget 2018 expectations : HRAWI  

Union Budget 2018 expectations : HRAWI

One of our long standing demands has been for the hospitality sector to be accorded an Infrastructure status and we wish to reiterate it for the upcoming Budget as well. The Association requests th......
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Jazeera Airways announces Kochi as its third route in India  

Jazeera Airways announces Kochi as its third route in India

Following its recent launch into Hyderabad and Ahmedabad, Jazeera Airways, Kuwait’s low cost airline, announced Kochi as its third route in India launching direct flights into Kuwait fr......
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Ministry of Railways sets Zero scrap balance target for all Zonal Railways  

Ministry of Railways sets Zero scrap balance target for all Zonal Railways

Earnings from sale of Railway scrap not only augments Railways revenue but also helps in keeping the Railway track, stations, workshops, depots neat and tidy. In this regard......
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2017 a successful year of collaboration with Dubai Aviation entities for Bayanat Engineering  

2017 a successful year of collaboration with Dubai Aviation entities for Bayanat Engineering

To meet Dubai Aviation's growing demand for efficient and reliable solutions, Bayanat Engineering sharpened its solutions spectrum with partnered technology providers. The 2017 achievements ill......
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HRAWI food safety training initiative in association with FSSAI momentum  

HRAWI food safety training initiative in association with FSSAI momentum

The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India’s (HRAWI) initiative to get as many hospitality professionals certified in Food Safety Training & Certification (FoSTaC) programme ha......
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Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter Closes  

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter Closes

Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 49th edition of Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter wrapped up at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) t......
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Airbus hikes list prices by 2%  

Airbus hikes list prices by 2%

According to a report in The Indian Express, Airbus on Monday said it has increased the average list-prices of its aircraft by 2% with effect from January 1. This move could impact airlines in Indi......
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Ministry of Tourism Launches Incredible India Digital Calendar and Wall and Desk Calendar 2018  

Ministry of Tourism Launches Incredible India Digital Calendar and Wall and Desk Calendar 2018

In line with the Government’s Digital India initiative, Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge) and Minister of State for Electronics & Information Technology, Shri K.J. Alphon......
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Experience broadway with A 2 for 1 ticket offer this winter during NYC broadway week  

Experience broadway with A 2 for 1 ticket offer this winter during NYC broadway week

NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organization, announced NYC Broadway Week tickets are on sale to the public today beginning at 10:30am ES......
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New Catering Policy in Indian Railways  

New Catering Policy in Indian Railways

New Catering Policy issued on 27th February 2017 inter alia stipulates that Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) has been mandated to carry out the unbundling by cr......
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Sarovar Hotels and Resorts reveal new GM for The Promenade  

Sarovar Hotels and Resorts reveal new GM for The Promenade

Sarovar Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of Vijay Raina as GM of The Promenade and Le Dupleix, Pondicherry. The company described  their new general mana......
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NEW MUSEUM OPENS AT AMMUNITION HILL, JERUSALEM  

NEW MUSEUM OPENS AT AMMUNITION HILL, JERUSALEM

A new museum has been inaugurated at Ammunition Hill, Jerusalem, presenting insight from the Six-Day War, Battle of Jerusalem, in 1967. This includes information about the Israeli Air Force, the Je......
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New Archeological Exhibition Tells the Story of Hippos during the Transition from Paganism to Christianity in the Land of Israel  

New Archeological Exhibition Tells the Story of Hippos during the Transition from Paganism to Christianity in the Land of Israel

A new exhibition entitled Before the Earth Shook: the Ancient City of Hippos-Sussita Emerges, summarizing 18 years of exploration in the ancient city of Hippos (Sussita), has recently open......
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Minor Hotels Announces Entrance to the UK With Corbin and King  

Minor Hotels Announces Entrance to the UK With Corbin and King

Minor Hotels, a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 157 hotels and resorts in 24 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, South America, Africa and the ......
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2nd UNWTO UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture  

2nd UNWTO UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture

Over 800 participants from 70 countries gathered in Muscat, capital city of the Sultanate of Oman on 11-12 December 2017 for the Conference, an official event in the calendar of the Internation......
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SPECIAL HANUKKAH EVENTS IN JERUSALEM AND TEL AVIV  

SPECIAL HANUKKAH EVENTS IN JERUSALEM AND TEL AVIV

The week of Hanukkah in Israel (December 12-20) lends itself to exploring urban Israel and seeing the lights of the “Hanukkiah” shine in the windows and doorways of different ......
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ITDC organises all state tourism boards meet  

ITDC organises all state tourism boards meet

India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), the public sector undertaking under the aegis of the Ministry of Tourism invited State Tourism Corporations/Departments from pan India for a round......
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Companies Compete for Austria’s Young Talents: Austrian Airlines Launches Education Program for Future Air Traffic Managers  

Companies Compete for Austria’s Young Talents: Austrian Airlines Launches Education Program for Future Air Traffic Managers

Dual aviation management studies in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences Worms starting in March 2018 Austrian Airlines looking for up to e......
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Maharashtra Government Gave Wings To Capt. Amol Yadav To Fly Under ‘Make In India’  

Maharashtra Government Gave Wings To Capt. Amol Yadav To Fly Under ‘Make In India’

“Success is no accident.  A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.  There are no secrets to success, no short cuts. It is the......
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One-Thousand-Year-Old Eggplant Discovered in City of David, Jerusalem  

One-Thousand-Year-Old Eggplant Discovered in City of David, Jerusalem

A 1,100-year-old refuse pit complete with eggplant seeds, discovered in archaeological excavations at the stepped street in the City of David in the Jerusalem Walls National Park, reveals the dieta......
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CORNERSTONE LAID FOR  THE SHELBY WHITE AND LEON LEVY LOD MOSAIC ARCHAEOLOGICAL CENTER  

CORNERSTONE LAID FOR THE SHELBY WHITE AND LEON LEVY LOD MOSAIC ARCHAEOLOGICAL CENTER

The cornerstone was recently laid for the Shelby White and Leon Levy Mosaic Archaeological Center which will hold the famous Lod mosaic, a world-class archaeological find. The center is being made ......
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Sarovar Hotels And Resorts signs a new hotel in Ajmer  

Sarovar Hotels And Resorts signs a new hotel in Ajmer

Sarovar Hotels Pvt. Ltd. announced the signing of a new hotel in Ajmer, Rajasthan. Sarovar Hotels, with over 75 operating hotels across 50 destinations in India and Africa, signed an agreemen......
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Royal Orchid Hotels Ltd Q2FY18 Net Profit up 174% at Rs 3.15 crore and EBIDTA up by 53%  

Royal Orchid Hotels Ltd Q2FY18 Net Profit up 174% at Rs 3.15 crore and EBIDTA up by 53%

Royal Orchid Hotels Limited, a fast emerging hotel chain operating 5 and 4 star hotels for business and leisure travellers, today reported its second quarter financial results for t......
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Malaysia Airports inks MOA with MTPB and GMR Hyderabad to promote tourism  

Malaysia Airports inks MOA with MTPB and GMR Hyderabad to promote tourism

As per a Bernama report, Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (MTPB) and GMR Hyderabad Internatio......
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What not to miss when in Jordan  

What not to miss when in Jordan

There’s so much to do in Jordan that planning is definitely recommended to travelers who want to experience every bit of this fascinating cou......
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The World Tourism Organization and the International Labor Organization discuss the working conditions of the sector  

The World Tourism Organization and the International Labor Organization discuss the working conditions of the sector

With the aim of opening the debate around the labor framework of the Tourism secto......
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THE TOWER OF DAVID MUSEUM ILLUMINATES THE WALLS OF THE CITADEL WITH THE NIGHT SPECTACULAR AND 250,000 LUMENS AND 35 MILLION PIXELS USING THE FIRST OF ITS KIND LASER PROJECTORS IN THE WORLD  

THE TOWER OF DAVID MUSEUM ILLUMINATES THE WALLS OF THE CITADEL WITH THE NIGHT SPECTACULAR AND 250,000 LUMENS AND 35 MILLION PIXELS USING THE FIRST OF ITS KIND LASER PROJECTORS IN THE WORLD

The first of its kind M-Vision Laser 18K projectors by British company Digital Projection have recently been installed at the Tower of David Museum, Jerusalem. This is the largest installation of 1......
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Peru named as the Greenest Destination in South America  

Peru named as the Greenest Destination in South America

Another feather has been added to Peru’s already overflowing hat after it has been awarded South America’s Leading Green Destination 2017 by World Travel Awards. The timing is ver......
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DASTA Promotes Sukhothai, Si Satchanalai and Kamphaeng Phet as Hub of Asian Cultural Tourism  

DASTA Promotes Sukhothai, Si Satchanalai and Kamphaeng Phet as Hub of Asian Cultural Tourism

DASTA, the government agency which aims to develop sustainable tourism in Thailand, is seeking to promote the region of Sukhothai, Si Satchanalai and Kamphaeng Phet in becoming a hub for cultural a......
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Thailand to promote Eastern Economic Corridor as a premier tourist destination  

Thailand to promote Eastern Economic Corridor as a premier tourist destination

Pattaya, Chon Buri   The Royal Thai Government has identified tour......
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Expedia TAAP Appoints Dex Group as India GSA  

Expedia TAAP Appoints Dex Group as India GSA

Expedia Travel Agent Affiliate Program (TAAP), the largest global travel agency affiliation program, has appointed Dex Group as its GSA in India with effect from 21st May, 2017. This association wi......
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