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International Tourism Maintains Strong Momentum : UNWTO  

International Tourism Maintains Strong Momentum : UNWTO

According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)’s latest barometer, international tourist arrivals grew 6% in the first six months of 2018 after a record year of growth in 2017. &......
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UNWTO Highlights Confirm Another Record Year in 2017  

UNWTO Highlights Confirm Another Record Year in 2017

International tourist arrivals grew 7% in 2017, the highest increase since 2010, according to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)’s latest collection of Tourism Highlights. Growth in arriv......
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Strong Increase in Passenger Volume of 4.0 Percent in July Compared to the Previous Year : Austrian Airlines  

Strong Increase in Passenger Volume of 4.0 Percent in July Compared to the Previous Year : Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines continuously increases its passenger volume. Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported over 1.4 million passengers in July 2018, corresponding to a rise of 4.0 percent com......
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Austrian Airlines Reaches Break-Even Point After Good Second Quarter  

Austrian Airlines Reaches Break-Even Point After Good Second Quarter

Austrian Airlines, Austria’s flag carrier, managed to achieve business results at the break-even point in the first half of 2018 following a strong second quarter performance. Adjusted earnin......
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Applying GST rate on Actual Tariff - HRAWI  

Applying GST rate on Actual Tariff - HRAWI

"This is a welcome move and the HRAWI thanks the Government for considering our request. The Association's consistent engagement with the Govt and GST Council has finally yielded results. Apply......
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Austrian Airlines Restructures Route Network and Increases Frequencies  

Austrian Airlines Restructures Route Network and Increases Frequencies

Austrian Airlines is restructuring its route network. Beginning October 2018, Austrian Airlines will remove certain connections from its winter schedule, such as Hong Kong, Havana and Colombo. Flig......
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Passenger Demand Continues Strong Growth in May  

Passenger Demand Continues Strong Growth in May

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for May showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs) rose 6.1% compared to t......
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Brussels Airlines welcomes over 100,000 guests during the first weekend of the summer holidays  

Brussels Airlines welcomes over 100,000 guests during the first weekend of the summer holidays

This weekend, from Friday June 29th until Sunday July 1st, Brussels Airlines will fly 11% more travelers to their holiday destination, compared to last year. The highest peak will be on Friday, whe......
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Passenger Demand Accelerates in March, Load Factor Sets Another Record  

Passenger Demand Accelerates in March, Load Factor Sets Another Record

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for March 2018 showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs) rose 9.5%, compa......
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Austrian Airlines reaches collective agreement until 2021  

Austrian Airlines reaches collective agreement until 2021

After a negotiation marathon, the representatives of employer and employees at Austrian Airlines agreed today in the morning hours of May 1, 2018 on a key points paper for the period 2018-2021. It ......
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Brussels Airlines extends The Loft at Brussels Airport  

Brussels Airlines extends The Loft at Brussels Airport

Following the great success of The Loft and the company's rising passenger numbers, Brussels Airlines increases the capacity of its Brussels Airport lounge and further improves the comfort for ......
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January Passenger Demand Growth Slows on Temporary Factors  

January Passenger Demand Growth Slows on Temporary Factors

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for January 2018 showing traffic (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose 4.6% compared to January 2......
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Austrian Airlines Increases Number of Flights to Tel Aviv  

Austrian Airlines Increases Number of Flights to Tel Aviv

Austrian Airlines will fly 18 times each week from Vienna to Tel Aviv starting with the new summer flight schedule which takes effect on March 25, 2018. This means up to four additional freque......
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2017 Marked by Strong Passenger Demand, Record Load Factor  

2017 Marked by Strong Passenger Demand, Record Load Factor

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for 2017 showing that demand (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) for the year ended 31 December rose......
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Prime Minister’s Statement after the Union Budget 2018 19  

Prime Minister’s Statement after the Union Budget 2018 19

“I congratulate the Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley for this budget which strengthens the foundation of New India. The focus of the budget is on issues ranging from agriculture to Infrastr......
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Southern and Mediterranean Europe, North Africa and the Middle East drive tourism growth through October 2017  

Southern and Mediterranean Europe, North Africa and the Middle East drive tourism growth through October 2017

Destinations around the world welcomed 1.1 billion international tourists between January and October 2017, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. This represents a 7% increase ......
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SMEs In Mumbai Congregate For A Comprehensive Forum On GST  

SMEs In Mumbai Congregate For A Comprehensive Forum On GST

Indo-American Business Chamber of SME in association with Lords Hotels & Resorts recently organized a comprehensive forum on Goods & Service Tax (GST) for the Small and Medium Enterprises (......
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HRAWI DELEGATION SUBMITS REPRESENTATION ON CRITICAL GST RECONSIDERATIONS FOR HOSPITALITY SECTOR TO MAHA FINANCE MINISTER  

HRAWI DELEGATION SUBMITS REPRESENTATION ON CRITICAL GST RECONSIDERATIONS FOR HOSPITALITY SECTOR TO MAHA FINANCE MINISTER

A joint delegation of committee members of the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) yesterday met the Hon’ble State Finance Minister, Govt. of Maharashtra, Shri Sudhir Mu......
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HRAWI Welcomes GST Reduction To 5%  

HRAWI Welcomes GST Reduction To 5%

At the 23rd meeting of GST Council on 10th November 2017 at Guwahati, Assam the Hon’ble Finance Minister announced the reduction in GST levied on food bills at restaurants to ......
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September Passenger Demand shows slowing growth of 5.7%: IATA  

September Passenger Demand shows slowing growth of 5.7%: IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for September, 2017, showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs) rose......
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Financial result as at September 30, 2017, Q3 Austrian Airlines increases result significantly  

Financial result as at September 30, 2017, Q3 Austrian Airlines increases result significantly

Financial result as at September 30, 2017 Q3: Austrian Airlines increases result significantly ·         ......
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Brussels Airlines increases flight frequency to Mumbai  

Brussels Airlines increases flight frequency to Mumbai

Only 6 months after the launch of Brussels Airlines’ first connection to India, the airline already increases its flight offer to Mumbai. As from the winter season the Indian metropolis will ......
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Austrian Airlines Increases Earnings and Raises Forecast for 2017  

Austrian Airlines Increases Earnings and Raises Forecast for 2017

Austrian Airlines generated considerably higher earnings than expected in the first half of 2017. Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) totaled EUR 8 million, comprising a year-on-year rise of ......
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Qatar Airways Increases Frequency To Moscow With Additional Daily Flight  

Qatar Airways Increases Frequency To Moscow With Additional Daily Flight

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce that it has added additional flights to its Moscow route, bringing the total frequency to 21 flights per week between Doha and the Russian capital. Commencing 2......
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Air France increases services to Costa Rica during the 2017-18 winter season  

Air France increases services to Costa Rica during the 2017-18 winter season

To meet high market demand, Air France will offer as from this winter one additional flight to San José (Costa Rica) on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle. A service connecting San Jos&e......
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Austrian Airlines to Launch Flight Service to Cape Town and Tokyo  

Austrian Airlines to Launch Flight Service to Cape Town and Tokyo

Austrian Airlines will include two new long-haul destinations in its portfolio starting in 2018. As of May 15, 2018, it will offer up to five weekly flights to Tokyo, and also fly to Cape Town twic......
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Weekly freighter service will provide increased capacity to and from the United Kingdom  

Weekly freighter service will provide increased capacity to and from the United Kingdom

A Qatar Airways Cargo Airbus A330 freighter touched down at London’s Heathrow Airport yesterday, marking the start of freighter services to the carrier’s second airport in London. ......
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Emirates showcases environment friendly aircraft cleaning technique  

Emirates showcases environment friendly aircraft cleaning technique

On the occasion of World Environment Day, Emirates is showcasing an environmentally friendly aircraft cleaning technique that has enabled the airline to save millions of litres of water every year.......
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IATA Launches RampVR (TM) the First Virtual Reality Training Tool for Ground Operations  

IATA Launches RampVR (TM) the First Virtual Reality Training Tool for Ground Operations

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the launch of RampVR, the industry’s first virtual reality (VR) training platform for ground operations, at the IATA Ground Handli......
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SriLankan Airlines increases frequencies to New Delhi  

SriLankan Airlines increases frequencies to New Delhi

A total of 11 flights a week will operate to and out of DEL from 15th July   SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance will be......
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United Airlines Increases Service Between San Francisco and 18 Destinations  

United Airlines Increases Service Between San Francisco and 18 Destinations

United Airlines (UAL), the leading carrier in the San Francisco Bay Area, today announced it is increasing the number of flights between SFO and eight destinations. Additionally, the airline announ......
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Melia Hotels International – Irrefutably a Propitious Corroboration  

Melia Hotels International – Irrefutably a Propitious Corroboration

Meliá earned €100.7 million in 2016 (+180%) thanks to the positive performance of the hotel business, ending the year with the lowest debt ratio in its history. Mel......
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Oman Air launches direct daily flights between Salalah and Calicut, Kerala  

Oman Air launches direct daily flights between Salalah and Calicut, Kerala

Adding to the service currently operating between Muscat and Calicut (Kozhikode) Oman Air, the national carrier of the sultanate of Oman, is delighted to announce the launch of its new daily ......
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Cathay Pacific increases frequency to key destinations across three continents  

Cathay Pacific increases frequency to key destinations across three continents

Cathay Pacific announced that it will be increasing the frequency of services to some of its most popular destinations across three continents in order to meet growing customer demand. The en......
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Garuda Indonesia Increases Seasonal Flight Frequency to Australia  

Garuda Indonesia Increases Seasonal Flight Frequency to Australia

The national flag carrier Garuda Indonesia, in a joint press conference with Tourism Australia, announced that it will increase seasonal flight frequencies on the Jakarta - Australia routes f......
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Abu Dhabi Cruise Sector Celebrates Record Numbers of Ships and Passengers into the Emirate  

Abu Dhabi Cruise Sector Celebrates Record Numbers of Ships and Passengers into the Emirate

The cruise sector in Abu Dhabi is celebrating a year of achievement with record numbers of ship calls and passengers arriving in the emirate during the previo......
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World GDP is projected to expand by 2.5% in 2017  

World GDP is projected to expand by 2.5% in 2017

  Geneva - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that it expects the global airline industry to make a net profit in 2017 of $29......
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Thailand government eyeing luxury tourists  

Thailand government eyeing luxury tourists

The Thai government needs to do more to keep the country's tourists safe if they wants to achieve the objective of attracting more high-end travelers, tour operators speculation, or it risks lo......
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Scotland drives the British tourism industry across fair ways  

Scotland drives the British tourism industry across fair ways

Scotland's well developed golf tourism sector, reputation as the home of the sport and being on the country's higher golf participation rate are looking as the key factors to its strong per......
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Employment rate increases in tourism and hospitality sectors  

Employment rate increases in tourism and hospitality sectors

India tourism ministry is  working to increase employment potential in tourism and hospitality sector,manpower requirement of Tourism and Hospitality Sector is market driven.  
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