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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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Traffic Results for the First Half of 2018: Expanded Fleet as the Basis for Passenger Growth  

Traffic Results for the First Half of 2018: Expanded Fleet as the Basis for Passenger Growth

Austrian Airlines carried close to 6.4 million passengers in the period January to June 2018. This comprises a year-on-year increase of 9.8 percent or about 600,000 passengers. This rise in passeng......
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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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Cashless Ticketing through 'Utsonmobile' app developed by CRIS  

Cashless Ticketing through 'Utsonmobile' app developed by CRIS

Continuing towards digitalization and moving towards becoming a cashless economy, the initiative of faster and more techno-advanced transactions in Indian Railways is being taken up, the Centre for......
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Austrian Airlines : Strong Increase in Passenger Volume of 7.3 Percent in May Compared to the Previous Year   

Austrian Airlines : Strong Increase in Passenger Volume of 7.3 Percent in May Compared to the Previous Year

Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of May 2018: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported almost 1.3 million passengers, corresponding to a rise of......
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TAT Newsroom launches Insight Thainess travel documentary series  

TAT Newsroom launches Insight Thainess travel documentary series

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently launched its own travel documentary series, titled ‘Insight Thainess’, to promote Thai values through the country’s unique way of ......
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Significant Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in April of 5.5% Compared to the Previous Year  : Austrian Airlines  

Significant Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in April of 5.5% Compared to the Previous Year : Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of April 2018: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported almost 1.2 million passengers, corresponding to a rise ......
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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 Reports Earnings Decline in the Winter Quarter  

Austrian Airlines Reports Earnings Decline in the Winter Quarter

Austrian Airlines, Austria’s flag carrier, reported adjusted earnings before interest and taxes (Adjusted EBIT) of minus EUR 67 million in the weak winter quarter of January-March 2018 (Q1 20......
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Cathay Pacific Group Releases Combined Traffic Figures For March 2018  

Cathay Pacific Group Releases Combined Traffic Figures For March 2018

Cathay Pacific Group today released combined Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon traffic figures for March 2018 that show an increase in both the number of passengers carried and cargo and mail uplift......
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Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) unveils #SWISSJazzContest Campaign  

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) unveils #SWISSJazzContest Campaign

Through the campaign SWISS provides Jazz enthusiasts and students from different music schools/colleges a chance to showcase their talent by registering on www.flyswiss.co.in and uploading a 2-minu......
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Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in the first quarter of 2018  

Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in the first quarter of 2018

Austrian Airlines carried almost 2.5 million passengers in the first quarter of 2018, comprising a rise of 13.3 percent in a year-on-year comparison. This increase is mainly due to the airline&rsqu......
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2017, an important year for Brussels Airlines with significant strategic investments and transformation initiatives  

2017, an important year for Brussels Airlines with significant strategic investments and transformation initiatives

In 2017, despite a challenging market environment, Brussels Airlines continued on its growth path of the last years, booking a positive result for the 3rd consecutive year. Brussels Airlines’......
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Annual results 2017: Austrian Airlines Improves Results Once Again  

Annual results 2017: Austrian Airlines Improves Results Once Again

Business results in detail   Total operating revenues rose eight percent to EUR 2,466 million (see chart on the last page). The main reason for this developmen......
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The Grand Lion Group Inks Second Contract with Marriott International in Sihanoukville, Cambodia  

The Grand Lion Group Inks Second Contract with Marriott International in Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Cambodian real estate company Grand Lion Group has inked a deal with Marriott International, Inc., to manage and operate a new hotel in the stunning coastal city of Sihanoukville, located in ......
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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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Traffic results for February 2018: More Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines  

Traffic results for February 2018: More Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines

Following the positive start to the New Year (plus 10.5 percent in January 2018), Austrian Airlines increased its passenger volume for the month of February 2018 as well: Austria’s flag carri......
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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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Martin Nydegger appointed as the new CEO of Switzerland Tourism  

Martin Nydegger appointed as the new CEO of Switzerland Tourism

The Board of Directors of Switzerland Tourism appointed Martin Nydegger as the new CEO in January 2018. The Federal Council approved this decision at a meeting held in September 2017. Nydegge......
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British Airways to roll out improved bedding experience on Indian routes in Club World this summer  

British Airways to roll out improved bedding experience on Indian routes in Club World this summer

British Airways, which has invested GBP 600 million in enhancing its Club World business class seats across its fleet, is set to roll out an improved bedding experience on its 5 routes to Ind......
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Indian Railways inducts two State of the Art High Horse Power Locomotives  

Indian Railways inducts two State of the Art High Horse Power Locomotives

Indian Railways in collaboration with M/S General Electric (GE) under the Public Private Partnership initiative has inducted two Digitally Enabled Locomotives ba......
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First Senator Lounge in a New Design Opens at Vienna Airport  

First Senator Lounge in a New Design Opens at Vienna Airport

Effective immediately, the first Senator Lounge at Vienna Airport shines in a new design. Two Business Class Lounges have also already been upgraded. The themes of Austria and individuality are man......
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Banyan Tree Samui Dials in Smartphones for Guests  

Banyan Tree Samui Dials in Smartphones for Guests

Banyan Tree Samui, a luxurious 88-villa beachfront resort on one of Thailand’s most compelling island destinations, is now offering its guests a Portiersmartphone along with the room keys at ......
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Ministry of Railways Announces one of the World’s Largest Recruitment Drive  

Ministry of Railways Announces one of the World’s Largest Recruitment Drive

Ministry of Railways has announced one of the world’s largest recruitment processes for 89409 posts in Group C Level I (Erstwhile Group D) & Level II Categories. Online applications......
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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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PATA sets the stage for peace at youth workshop  

PATA sets the stage for peace at youth workshop

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Traffic results for January 2018: Austrian Airlines Starts the New Year with Strong Passenger Volume  

Traffic results for January 2018: Austrian Airlines Starts the New Year with Strong Passenger Volume

Austrian Airlines carried more than 730,000 passengers in January 2018, comprising a rise of 10.5 percent from the prior-year month. This increase is mainly due to the airline’s expanded flig......
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Income From Freight in Indian Railways  

Income From Freight in Indian Railways

The freight earnings of the Indian Railways for the last three years are as under: (? in crore) Read More >>
Garuda Indonesia maintains its 5 Star Airline Ranking by Skytrax  

Garuda Indonesia maintains its 5 Star Airline Ranking by Skytrax

Garuda Indonesia has been Certified as a 5-Star Airline for 2018 by Skytrax, the international air transport rating organisation, during an Award Ceremony held today at the Changi Exhibition ......
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SpiceJet records 32% increase in profit in Q3 2017  

SpiceJet records 32% increase in profit in Q3 2017

SpiceJet reported a profit of INR 239.99 crore for Q3 2017 ended December 31, 2017 as against INR 181.14 crore in the same quarter last year, making it the 12th successive profitable quarter ......
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New Railways in New India Budget  

New Railways in New India Budget

New India Budget to transform Railways into a modern, safe, green, affordable and comfortable mode of transport Drastically scaling up investments by almost three times to Rs 1,48,528 cr. in 2018......
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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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Letters of Intent Under ‘Adopt a Heritage’ Project Handed over to 17 Agencies for 62 Monuments at Closing Ceremony of ‘‘Bharat Parv’’  

Letters of Intent Under ‘Adopt a Heritage’ Project Handed over to 17 Agencies for 62 Monuments at Closing Ceremony of ‘‘Bharat Parv’’

‘Bharat Parv’ concluded at the Red Fort (Lal Quila), Delhi today in the presence of Shri K.J. Alphons, Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism and Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (I/C)......
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Preferred Hotels and Resorts Announces 2017 Results  

Preferred Hotels and Resorts Announces 2017 Results

Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest global provider of sales, marketing, and distribution services to independent luxury hotels, has announced its 2017 year-e......
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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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Hotel classification guidelines streamlined to make them simple, transparent aren’t and time bound  

Hotel classification guidelines streamlined to make them simple, transparent aren’t and time bound

Hotel classification guidelines have been streamlined to make them simple, transparent and time bound.The application for classification and payments of fees have been made through digital platform......
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We want to build on the growth momentum in tourism: KJ Alphons  

We want to build on the growth momentum in tourism: KJ Alphons

KJ Alphons, Minister of State for Tourism (I/C), Government of India, has said that tourism has been on a growth trajectory in India and has registered a growth of over 15% in the 2017 calend......
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National Rail Transport Seminar on the theme Railways for Sustainable Development held in New Delhi.  

National Rail Transport Seminar on the theme Railways for Sustainable Development held in New Delhi.

The Centre for Transportation Research and Management (CTRAM), is an autonomous body of Transport Professionals in the country organized a National Rail Transport Seminar with the theme &ldqu......
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Ministry of Railway launches Smart Freight Operation Optimisation and Real Time Information (SFOORTI) Application  

Ministry of Railway launches Smart Freight Operation Optimisation and Real Time Information (SFOORTI) Application

In a major digital initiative to help plan the traffic flows and optimize freight operations, Ministry of Railways have launched S
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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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Traffic Results for the Entire Year 2017: Record Year with 12.8 Percent Growth in Passenger Volume  

Traffic Results for the Entire Year 2017: Record Year with 12.8 Percent Growth in Passenger Volume

Austrian Airlines carried approx. 12.9 million passengers in the period January to December 2017. This comprises a year-on-year increase of 12.8 percent or 1.5 million passengers. This rise can be ......
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Indian Railways launches transparent and efficient New Online Vendor Registration System in its research arm RDSO  

Indian Railways launches transparent and efficient New Online Vendor Registration System in its research arm RDSO

In-line with the philosophy of the Government to make systems and procedures digital and transparent, Research Designs & Standards Organisation (RDSO), (headqua......
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Indians rank fifth most vacation deprived globally: Expedia 2017 Vacation Deprivation study  

Indians rank fifth most vacation deprived globally: Expedia 2017 Vacation Deprivation study

Expedia released the results of the 2017 Vacation Deprivation® study, an annual survey of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents. The survey ranks India as the 5th most ......
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Royal Orchid Hotels opens new hotel in Dwarka  

Royal Orchid Hotels opens new hotel in Dwarka

 Royal Orchid Hotels, the fastest growing hospitality chain in India today announced the opening of its new hotel in Dwarka ‘Regenta Inn The Dwarika”......
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Ministry of Railways introduces Online Bill tracking system for Vendors and Contractors  

Ministry of Railways introduces Online Bill tracking system for Vendors and Contractors

This is in line with the emphasis given by Railway Minister on increased use of information technology to promote transparency. All bills will be settled within 30 days of its ......
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HRAWI CONCLUDES ITS 10TH FSSAI’S FOSTAC IN GUJARAT  

HRAWI CONCLUDES ITS 10TH FSSAI’S FOSTAC IN GUJARAT

The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) which has collaborated with the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) for conducting its Master Trainers Certification P......
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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume plus 9.3 Percent Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume plus 9.3 Percent Compared to the Previous Year

Austrian Airlines transported around 953,000 passengers in November 2017, corresponding to a rise of 9.3 percent compared to November of 2016. This increase is mainly due to the expansion of Europe......
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TRAVEL plus LESIURE PLACE TEL AVIV IN THE BEST 50 PLACES TO TRAVEL IN 2018  

TRAVEL plus LESIURE PLACE TEL AVIV IN THE BEST 50 PLACES TO TRAVEL IN 2018

Travel + Leisure have just published their “50 Best Places to Travel in 2018”. Travel + Leisure say “From a remote, idyl......
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Colored, 1,500 year old Mosaic Floor with Greek Inscription  Uncovered in Ashdod  

Colored, 1,500 year old Mosaic Floor with Greek Inscription Uncovered in Ashdod

An impressive 1,500-year-old church, with an inscription in Greek mentioning a date according to the Georgian calendar, was uncovered in archaeological excavations in Ashdod in August. Ac......
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Indian Railways accomplishes major savings in its ‘ElectricTraction Energy Bill’  

Indian Railways accomplishes major savings in its ‘ElectricTraction Energy Bill’

The total cumulative savings from April, 2015 to October, 2017 reaches ?5636crores.  
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Scrumptious Return of the 3rd Edition for the Abu Dhabi Food Festival from December 7 to 23  

Scrumptious Return of the 3rd Edition for the Abu Dhabi Food Festival from December 7 to 23

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi has today announced the full line-up of activities, presented in partnership with event companies from the private sector including Festember......
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GoAir expands operations with 30 additional flights  

GoAir expands operations with 30 additional flights

·         Inducts 4 A320 NEOs ·         
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Hong Kong Tourism Board launches great outdoors campaign  

Hong Kong Tourism Board launches great outdoors campaign

Visitors to Hong Kong will get to experience a different and organic side of the city through the Hong Kong Tourism Board’s (HKTB) upcoming Great Outdoors campaign. <......
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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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THAI Smile Airways launches direct flight to Bangkok from Mumbai  

THAI Smile Airways launches direct flight to Bangkok from Mumbai

THAI Smile Airways announced the launch of its new flights on Bangkok–Mumbai–Bangkok route. THAI Smile will operate its Bangkok-Mumbai flights five times a week under the flight n......
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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in October 2017, Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in October 2017, Compared to the Previous Year

  Increase of passenger load factor by 1.2 percentage points in October January-October 2017: 13.3 percent increase in passenger......
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Hotels and Restaurants Welcome Proposal For Reduction In GST  

Hotels and Restaurants Welcome Proposal For Reduction In GST

The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) has welcomed the Government’s proposal to reduce the GST rate from 18 per cent to 12 per cent, making it uniform for both the air......
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New Marketing Concept Open to the New Shades of Thailand launched at WTM London  

New Marketing Concept Open to the New Shades of Thailand launched at WTM London

The Tourism Authority of Thailand will use the World Travel Market 2017 (WTM), one of the world’s leading travel trade shows, as a platform to launch its new marketing concept, “Open to......
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Kerala Tourism in association with HolidayIQ launches GoKerala campaign  

Kerala Tourism in association with HolidayIQ launches GoKerala campaign

The Tourism Department of Kerala has launched a unique marketing campaign “#GoKerala” in association with HolidayIQ in order to promote state tourism. #GoKerala campaign is a cont......
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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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Thai Licious Journey Two web series to showcase more delightful culinary adventures  

Thai Licious Journey Two web series to showcase more delightful culinary adventures

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has hosted Chef Andy Ricker, one of the United States’ most celebrated chefs of Thai cuisine and Thailand’s first Amazing Thailand Culinary Ambas......
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MCGM Grants Hotels and Restaurants Permission To Operate Roof Top Restaurants  

MCGM Grants Hotels and Restaurants Permission To Operate Roof Top Restaurants

The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) has issued a circular permitting hotels and restaurants in the city to operate open to air terrace as a service area for serving food. The circula......
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OPEN RESTAURANTS INVITES THE PUBLIC BEHIND THE SCENES OF JERUSALEM’S UNIQUE AND DIVERSE RESTAURANTS  

OPEN RESTAURANTS INVITES THE PUBLIC BEHIND THE SCENES OF JERUSALEM’S UNIQUE AND DIVERSE RESTAURANTS

With over 80 unique culinary experiences combining food with art, culture, and innovation, the urban culinary festival “OpenRestaurants™” will return to Jerusalem for the......
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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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Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel Unveils New Contemporary Thai Inspired Guestrooms  

Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel Unveils New Contemporary Thai Inspired Guestrooms

Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel has unveiled its new contemporary Thai inspired guestrooms, offering discerning leisure and business travellers even more luxurious style at the brand’s Thai flags......
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Stylish Beachfront Resort with Pool Villas is Being Built on the Southeast Coast of Koh Samui  

Stylish Beachfront Resort with Pool Villas is Being Built on the Southeast Coast of Koh Samui

Sheltered by a cove of golden sand and fringed by coconut palms, an upscale resort paradise is being developed on the southeast coast of Koh Samui; AVANI Sunset Coast Samui Resort & Villas will......
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Plaza Premium Group opens new Lounge in Riyadh  

Plaza Premium Group opens new Lounge in Riyadh

Plaza Premium Group, premium airport services provider, recently added Riyadh of Saudi Arabia to its global network by opening a new Plaza Premium Lounge. Conveniently located on Mezzanine Level, T......
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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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ITDC inks MoU with CGDA to provide online Air Travel Solutions  

ITDC inks MoU with CGDA to provide online Air Travel Solutions

The India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd. (ITDC) the public sector undertaking under the aegis of Ministry of Tourism, Govt of India signed a MoU with Controller General of Defence Accou......
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Jaipur and Srinagar Airports rated Best Airports in the World in 2 to 5 million Passenger category in ACI ASQ Survey  

Jaipur and Srinagar Airports rated Best Airports in the World in 2 to 5 million Passenger category in ACI ASQ Survey

The Jaipur and Srinagar Airport got First and Second rank respectively in the category of 2-5 million passengers in ACI-ASQ Survey. Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra, Chairman, Airports Authority of India a......
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Marriott International opens Fairfield By Marriott Indore  

Marriott International opens Fairfield By Marriott Indore

Marriott International, Inc announced the opening of its brand new hotel in the city – Fairfield by Marriott, Indore. The hotel major currently has 9 Fairfield By Marriott properties, j......
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Counting Down 2018 InBariloche  

Counting Down 2018 InBariloche

New Year’s Eve is right around the corner, and this is the time of the year when all we care about is bidding farewell to the year with a bang. But if a party city is what you’re after,......
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Time for Retreat Taiwan  

Time for Retreat Taiwan

Health and wellness have become bywords in India, as people are embracing the benefits exercise offers combined with a healthy......
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PATA extends CEO Dr. Mario Hardy’s contract till January 1, 2021  

PATA extends CEO Dr. Mario Hardy’s contract till January 1, 2021

The Executive Board of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has extended the contract of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Mario Hardy for a period of three years commencing Janua......
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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume of 13.9 Percent Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume of 13.9 Percent Compared to the Previous Year

Austrian Airlines carried a total of more than 9.8 million passengers in the first three quarters of 2017, comprising a rise of 13.9 percent. The flight offering in available seat kilometers (ASK) ......
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Tivoli Hotels and Resorts announces its expansion into the Middle East  

Tivoli Hotels and Resorts announces its expansion into the Middle East

With the goal of developing outstanding hotels in Qatar, Tivoli Hotels and Resorts – part of Minor Hotels – announces it is now operating the Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels in Doha, a colle......
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AVANI HOTELS AND RESORTS TO DEBUT IN NORTH AFRICA WITH NEW OPENINGS IN TUNISIAN CAPITAL  

AVANI HOTELS AND RESORTS TO DEBUT IN NORTH AFRICA WITH NEW OPENINGS IN TUNISIAN CAPITAL

AVANI Hotels & Resorts, the vibrant upscale brand by Minor Hotels, is pleased to announce it will debut in North Africa with two new properties in Tunisia, in partnership with Groupe Chaabane.<......
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Thailand hosted ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Youth Summit 2017  

Thailand hosted ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Youth Summit 2017

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Sports recently hosted the ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Youth Summit 2017, from 18 to 24 Se......
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TAT wins TTG Travel Awards 2017 for Best Travel Marketing Effort  

TAT wins TTG Travel Awards 2017 for Best Travel Marketing Effort

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has won the “Outstanding Achievement Award for Best Travel Marketing Effort” at the 28th Annual T......
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Tourism Authority of Thailand restructures Deputy Governor positions  

Tourism Authority of Thailand restructures Deputy Governor positions

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has restructured the seven Deputy Governor positions effective from 1 October, this year.   Read More >>
Mastercard Global Travel City honour for 2017 goes to Bangkok  

Mastercard Global Travel City honour for 2017 goes to Bangkok

Bangkok has confirmed its position as one of the world’s favourite holiday destinations, taking the top spot in the just-released Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index 2017<......
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British Airways’ 25th 787 Dreamliner touches down at Heathrow home  

British Airways’ 25th 787 Dreamliner touches down at Heathrow home

British Airways’ 25th Dreamliner, a 787-8 aircraft, touched down at its new Heathrow home on September 29, taking the total number of long-haul aircr......
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Phu Kradueng Wake up Run promotes sustainable sports tourism  

Phu Kradueng Wake up Run promotes sustainable sports tourism

The Tourism Authority of Thailand’s (TAT) Loei Office in cooperation with Phu Kradueng National Park is organising the ‘Phu Kradueng Wake up Run‘ that will take p......
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Madhya Pradesh takes home maximum accolades at National Tourism Awards  

Madhya Pradesh takes home maximum accolades at National Tourism Awards

Besides bagging the Hall of Fame Award for the Best State/UT for Comprehensive Development of Tourism category, Madhya Pradesh Tourism bagged a number of awards and accolades at the National Touris......
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Jharkhand Tourism Participates in PATA Travel Mart, Macao  

Jharkhand Tourism Participates in PATA Travel Mart, Macao

PromotingBuddha’s Relics at Itkhori dated from 200 B.C. to 1200 A.D.   State to attract more International Tou......
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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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Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in July: +14.8% Compared to the Previous Year  

Upward Trend for Passenger Volume in July: +14.8% Compared to the Previous Year

Austrian Airlines further increased its passenger volume in the month of July 2017: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported close to 1.4 million passengers, corresponding to a rise of 14.......
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High Capacity Parcel Vans in Indian Railways  

High Capacity Parcel Vans in Indian Railways

To meet the demand of full vehicle load perishable traffic, Indian Railways has developed High Capacity Parcel Vans (VPs) with a capacity of 23 Tonnes which are attached to passenger carrying train......
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Strong demand growth continues in June : IATA  

Strong demand growth continues in June : IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for June showing that demand (measured in total revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose by 7.8% compare......
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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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Traffic Results for the first half of 2017: Additional 690,000 Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines  

Traffic Results for the first half of 2017: Additional 690,000 Passengers flew with Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines carried almost 5.8 million passengers in the period January to June 2017, comprising an increase of around 690,000 passengers or 13.5 percent in a year-on-year comparison. This gr......
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Ministry of Civil Aviation seeks to upgrade its AirSewa web portal; consults stakeholders for designing AirSewa 2.0  

Ministry of Civil Aviation seeks to upgrade its AirSewa web portal; consults stakeholders for designing AirSewa 2.0

The Ministry of Civil Aviation held a meeting of all stakeholders last week to invite suggestions for designing AirSewa 2.0, the upgraded version of the AirSewa web portal and mobile app that was l......
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Air New Zealand introduces smart passport service  

Air New Zealand introduces smart passport service

The airline's mobile app is now able to scan and save passport information and send a timely reminder when it's time to renew.   Every month around 550 customers turn u......
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TAAI conducts GST Educational Workshop for Northern Region Members  

TAAI conducts GST Educational Workshop for Northern Region Members

The Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI) conducted educational workshop on GST for its northern region members along with Sumit Jhunjhunwala, Senior Partner GMJ and Co.   ......
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Air New Zealand has scooped the Canstar Travel Money Awards with its OneSmart card  

Air New Zealand has scooped the Canstar Travel Money Awards with its OneSmart card

Evaluating the fees and benefits of all travel cards offered in New Zealand, Canstar has named OneSmart the leading choice with judges recognising its competitive exchange rates, low fees and Airpo......
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Ministry of Railways permits Downloaded e-Aadhar Card as prescribed proof of identity for Rail Travel Purpose  

Ministry of Railways permits Downloaded e-Aadhar Card as prescribed proof of identity for Rail Travel Purpose

Ministry of Railways has decided to incorporate downloaded Aadhaar (e-Aadhaar) also as prescribed proof of identity at par with printed Aadhaar Card during travel.   With this ......
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GoAir launches third daily direct flight between Bengaluru and New Delhi  

GoAir launches third daily direct flight between Bengaluru and New Delhi

GoAir, one of India’s fastest growing airlines, is set to increase its operations between Bengaluru and New Delhi with the launch of a third daily direct flight between the two cities, with e......
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Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for May 2017  

Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for May 2017

Cathay Pacific Airways today released combined Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon traffic figures for May 2017 that show a slight decrease in the number of passengers carried and an increase in cargo......
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Hotels.com reveals the 2017 India Edition of the Monsoon Travel Hotlist  

Hotels.com reveals the 2017 India Edition of the Monsoon Travel Hotlist

While the peak summer travel season may have reached its flag end, Indian travelers have already geared up for their Monsoon getaways. Traditionally not considered a preferred travel period, Monsoo......
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HRANI Submits for 12%  Hospitality Tax to GST Council  

HRANI Submits for 12% Hospitality Tax to GST Council

The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India (HRANI), has submitted for a One Nation One Hospitality Tax of 12% to the sectoral Working group of Travel & Tourism formed by The GST Cou......
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Austrian Airlines increased its passenger volume in May 2017 compared to previous year  

Austrian Airlines increased its passenger volume in May 2017 compared to previous year

Austrian Airlines further increased its passenger volume in the month of May 2017: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported close to 1.2 million passengers, corresponding to a rise of 15.1......
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TIRUN launches mobile application for enabling faster and easier bookings for travel partners  

TIRUN launches mobile application for enabling faster and easier bookings for travel partners

In a move aimed to make cruise bookings simpler for its partners, TIRUN, the exclusive India representative of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has launched a mobile application for its travel partners......
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SpiceJet Clocks 2nd Successive Profitable Year and 9th Consecutive Profitable Quarter  

SpiceJet Clocks 2nd Successive Profitable Year and 9th Consecutive Profitable Quarter

SpiceJet reported a quarterly profit of INR 41.6 crore for the three months ended March 31st, 2017, making it the ninth successive profitable quarter for the airline. Net profit for FY 2017 stood a......
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NSDC signs MoU with BIRD ACADEMY for skilling of unemployed youth in the aviation and aerospace sector  

NSDC signs MoU with BIRD ACADEMY for skilling of unemployed youth in the aviation and aerospace sector

An MoU was signed between National Skill Development Corporation and Bird Academy on the 1st of June 2017 in New Delhi, with regards to skilling of unemployed youth in the aviation and aerospace Se......
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South African Tourism's 7th edition of Learn SA to launch in July  

South African Tourism's 7th edition of Learn SA to launch in July

The annual Learn South Africa training programme equips travel agents with the best tools and tips to sell South Africa in the Indian market. In its 7th edition this year, South African Tourism pro......
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Vistara receives its first Airbus A320neo with product enhancements, says its #NotJustAnotherNeo  

Vistara receives its first Airbus A320neo with product enhancements, says its #NotJustAnotherNeo

Vistara, India’s finest full-service carrier, today took delivery of its first Airbus A320neo (new engine option) at Airbus Headquarters in Toulouse, making it the 14th aircraft in the airlin......
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China Airlines Celebrates Inaugural Flight of “Buddy Bears Liveried Aircraft” to Kumamoto  

China Airlines Celebrates Inaugural Flight of “Buddy Bears Liveried Aircraft” to Kumamoto

The most healing liveried aircraft in the world is coming! The China Airlines “Buddy Bears Liveried Aircraft” featuring Taiwan and Japan’s superstar cartoon bears OhBear (Taiwan),......
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SpiceJet raises the customer experience bar with Self Bag Drop feature  

SpiceJet raises the customer experience bar with Self Bag Drop feature

SpiceJet, the country’s favourite low-cost carrier, has yet again raised the bar for customer experience by offering - ‘Self Bag Drop’ (SBD) at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji ......
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Minister of Railways Flags off Train Hubballi - Varanasi - Hubballi Express (Weekly) and Hubballi - Mysuru - Hubballi Express (Daily)  

Minister of Railways Flags off Train Hubballi - Varanasi - Hubballi Express (Weekly) and Hubballi - Mysuru - Hubballi Express (Daily)

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off Train No 17323/17324 Hubballi - Varanasi - Hubballi Express (Weekly) & 17325/17326 Hubballi - Mysuru - Hubballi Express (Daily) thr......
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Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India on proposed GST slab  

Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India on proposed GST slab

GST @ 28%     Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India has expressed extreme disappointm......
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IndiGo introduces daily non-stop flight between Singapore and Bengaluru  

IndiGo introduces daily non-stop flight between Singapore and Bengaluru

Continuing to strengthen its network in the Asia-pacific region, IndiGo, India’s largest and fastest growing low-cost carrier is pleased to announce its first non-stop flight and 5th overall ......
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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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Bangkok Airways (BA) announces operating results for the first quarter of 2017 net profit 565 million baht  

Bangkok Airways (BA) announces operating results for the first quarter of 2017 net profit 565 million baht

Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited (BA) announces its operating results for the first quarter of 2017 which has achieved total revenue amounting to 7,469 million baht. The net profit was report......
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Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for April 2017  

Cathay Pacific releases combined traffic figures for April 2017

Cathay Pacific Airways today released combined Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon traffic figures for April 2017 that show an increase in both the number of passengers carried and the volume of cargo......
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Star Alliance launches 20th Anniversary Mileage Competition  

Star Alliance launches 20th Anniversary Mileage Competition

To celebrate 20 years of connecting people and cultures, Star Alliance and its 28 member carriers today announced the launch of a worldwide competition whereby customers can share their favourite c......
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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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Air India cracks the whip against VIP culture, staff to carry own luggage  

Air India cracks the whip against VIP culture, staff to carry own luggage

News Courtesy : Hindustan Times   Air India has decided to end VIP culture among its own staff. Air India chairman and managing director Ashwani Lohani has ask......
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Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of April 2017  

Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of April 2017

Austrian Airlines significantly increased its passenger volume for the month of April 2017: Austria’s red-white-red carrier transported more than 1.1 million passengers, corresponding to a ri......
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FlightStats ranked Austrian Airlines as the most punctual airline worldwide  

FlightStats ranked Austrian Airlines as the most punctual airline worldwide

Austrian Airlines was the world's most punctual airline in March 2017. This can be seen in the latest statistics from flightstats.com for global airlines. With an arrival on-time rate of 92.72%......
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Maldives... the Sunny Side of Life showcased at the Annual Arabian Travel Market  

Maldives... the Sunny Side of Life showcased at the Annual Arabian Travel Market

Maldives Marketing and Public Relation Corporation together with partners from the Maldivian Tourism Industry are participating at the 24th Annual Arabian Travel Market. The event opened toda......
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Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of Tourism to support LCIcon 2022 in promoting tourism in India  

Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of Tourism to support LCIcon 2022 in promoting tourism in India

Lions Clubs International (LCI) - The Global Leader in Humanitarian Service. Announcing Lions Clubs International Convention LCIcon2022, which is being held For the First Time in India, in LIONS 10......
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Lufthansa Group welcomes almost 10 million passengers on board in March 2017  

Lufthansa Group welcomes almost 10 million passengers on board in March 2017

. Increase of around 14% more passengers than the previous year   . Seat load factor of 77.2% is a 0.8-percentage-point improvement from March 2016   . Pri......
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Emirates SkyCargo takes Emirates Team New Zealand’s boat to the skies  

Emirates SkyCargo takes Emirates Team New Zealand’s boat to the skies

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has transported ‘New Zealand Aotearoa’ – Emirates Team New Zealand’s race boat - from Auckland to Bermuda in advance of ......
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Kalinga International Buddhist Conclave organised by Odisha Tourism  

Kalinga International Buddhist Conclave organised by Odisha Tourism

      Kalinga Intl Buddhist Conclave inaugurated by Hon'ble Minister Industries, S & ME at Udayagiri in presence o......
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Traffic Results for January-March 2017: Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in Q1 2017  

Traffic Results for January-March 2017: Austrian Airlines Carried More Passengers in Q1 2017

Austrian Airlines carried almost 2.2 million passengers in the period January to March 2017, comprising a rise of 6.6 percent in a year-on-year comparison. This increase is mainly due to the ......
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27th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair to stage unique cultural programme  

27th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair to stage unique cultural programme

The 27th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF), which will take place from 26 April to 2 May 2017 at the ......
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Lufthansa Group welcomes almost 10 million passengers on board in March 2017  

Lufthansa Group welcomes almost 10 million passengers on board in March 2017

The airlines of the Lufthansa Group transported some 9.6 million passengers in March, 14% more than the same period last year, although the ......
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 Kalinga International Buddhist Conclave organised by the Odisha Tourism Department  

Kalinga International Buddhist Conclave organised by the Odisha Tourism Department

The three-day Kalinga International Buddhist Conclave, jointly organised by the State Tourism Department, Odisha Institute of Maritime and South East Asian Studies and the Archaeological Survey of ......
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Preferred Hotels and Resorts launches Mobile App and member rate program  

Preferred Hotels and Resorts launches Mobile App and member rate program

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Minister of Railways Flagged off / Inaugurated Various Train Services  

Minister of Railways Flagged off / Inaugurated Various Train Services

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off/inaugurated the following new trains through Video Conferencing from here today i.e. 3rd April, 2017. ......
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Provision of Local Cuisines in Running Trains through Self-Help Groups ( INDIA)  

Provision of Local Cuisines in Running Trains through Self-Help Groups ( INDIA)

Self-Help Groups (SHGs) are empanelled by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) for providing local cuisines in running trains through station based e-catering service. At......
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Ancient gateway uncovered at Beit Shearim, Israel  

Ancient gateway uncovered at Beit Shearim, Israel

The University of Haifa has recently announced the surprising find of an ancient gateway at Beit She’arim (House of Gates). Excavations at Beit She’arim in northern Isra......
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Korea Tourism Organization successfully hosted Korea MICE Night 2017  

Korea Tourism Organization successfully hosted Korea MICE Night 2017

Korea Tourism Organization in association with regional tourism boards of Seoul, Incheon & Gyeonggi organized its special MICE road show on 29th March 2017 at the Taj Palace Hotel in New Delhi.......
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Steps taken by Indian Govt. to Increase In-Bound Tourists to the Country  

Steps taken by Indian Govt. to Increase In-Bound Tourists to the Country

The Ministry of Tourism has taken various steps  to increase the number of in-bound tourists  in the country which inter-alia include the following:    i) &......
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PM Modi's UDAN project takes off; one-hour flights capped at Rs 2,500  

PM Modi's UDAN project takes off; one-hour flights capped at Rs 2,500

The government on Thursday announced the list of airlines that will be connecting unserved airports in the country. 50 per cent of seats on every flight will cost Rs 2,500 per seat unde......
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Brussel Airlines launched Mumbai - Brussels direct flight  

Brussel Airlines launched Mumbai - Brussels direct flight

Brussel Airllines launched Mumbai-Brussels direct flight. Mumbai, India’s economic metropolis, is connected five times a week to Brussels Airport. The Since a year, Europe’s capital was......
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Emirates introduces laptop and tablet handling service for US flights  

Emirates introduces laptop and tablet handling service for US flights

Emirates will introduce a new service to enable customers to use their laptops and tablet devices until just before they board their flights to the US.    ......
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Emirates Skywards celebrates yet another Miles Millionaire  

Emirates Skywards celebrates yet another Miles Millionaire

 In celebration of UAE’s Year of Giving, Emirates Skywards’ annual Thanks a Million campaign has created yet another Miles millionaire while supporting a good cau......
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IGLTA Foundation partners with Pacific Asia Travel Association for conference scholarship  

IGLTA Foundation partners with Pacific Asia Travel Association for conference scholarship

The IGLTA Foundation has partnered with the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) to provide a unique opportunity for a tourism student from Nep......
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Vistara Airlines customer care number will temporarily unavailable for a week  

Vistara Airlines customer care number will temporarily unavailable for a week

Vistara's customer service number +91 9289228888 will be temporarily unavailable from 29th March until 4th April due to a system switch.   Read More >>
Air India to launch Delhi to Washington DC non stop flights from July 7  

Air India to launch Delhi to Washington DC non stop flights from July 7

Air India is set to launch its new flight AI014 from Ahmedabad to Washington DC with effect from July 7.   Air India flight, AI103, will d......
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Minister of Railways inaugurates key freight sector initiatives  

Minister of Railways inaugurates key freight sector initiatives

Indian Railways Freight and Passenger Business Action Plan -2017-18 was launched on 2 Mar 2017.   Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu i......
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Registration open for Kailash Manasarovar Yatra 2017  

Registration open for Kailash Manasarovar Yatra 2017

Registration for Kailash Manasarovar Yatra organized by Ministry of External Affairs has commenced on 1 February 2017. This year the Yatra is scheduled during the period 12 June to 8 September thro......
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Win a night in the world’s first pop-up luxury hotel in a lifeguard tower  

Win a night in the world’s first pop-up luxury hotel in a lifeguard tower

Beach-lovers and holiday-makers from around the world are invited to participate in an exciting new competition launched by the City of Tel Aviv-Yafo, the Israel Tourism Ministry an......
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SATTE 2017 Showcases India Assist  

SATTE 2017 Showcases India Assist

South Asia’s leading Travel Trade Show SATTE 2017 witnessed the launch of India Assist-first of its kind mobile app in the ......
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National Geographic placed Alappuzha backwaters one of the 17 most romantic destinations.  

National Geographic placed Alappuzha backwaters one of the 17 most romantic destinations.

The National Geographic's recognition of Alappuzha backwaters as one of the world's 17 most romantic destinations has turned a big boost for the Venice of the East.   T......
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Alejandro Bernabe has been appointed Group Director, AVANI Hotels and Resorts  

Alejandro Bernabe has been appointed Group Director, AVANI Hotels and Resorts

Minor Hotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Alejandro Bernabé as Group Director, AVANI Hotels & Resorts. With over 20 years of global hospitality experience, B......
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Record Number of Tourists Flying to Israel to Participate in Jerusalem International Marathon  

Record Number of Tourists Flying to Israel to Participate in Jerusalem International Marathon

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Curtains go up on the 31st Surajkund International Crafts Mela  

Curtains go up on the 31st Surajkund International Crafts Mela

Addresing a galaxy of mediapersons at the Chaupal, Surajkund Mela Ground, Faridabad, Shri Vinod Zutshi, Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Goverment of India & Chairman, Surajkund......
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Madaba, “the City of Mosaics”  

Madaba, “the City of Mosaics”

Article:     Madaba, “the City of Mosaics”, located in Central Jordan is best known for its spectacular Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics, and is home to......
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Minor Hotels and Nakheel Announce Management Agreement for New-build AVANI Hotel in Dubai  

Minor Hotels and Nakheel Announce Management Agreement for New-build AVANI Hotel in Dubai

Minor Hotels (MH), a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 156 hotels and resorts in 24 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, South America, Africa and......
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Jet Airways cancelled their flights due to heavy Snowfall at Leh  

Jet Airways cancelled their flights due to heavy Snowfall at Leh

  Temperature recorded at Leh is below -13 degree celcius which causes problem for passangers who are travelling to Leh via Flights. Jet Airways cancelled their flights 9W2368 ......
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Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem opens most Comprehensive Exhibition of Ancient Greek Ceramics  

Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem opens most Comprehensive Exhibition of Ancient Greek Ceramics

The new exhibition, "Gods, Heroes, and Mortals in Ancient Greece" opening at the Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem on January 25, 2017, will display the largest and most comprehensive co......
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Financial Giant Master Card Ranks Abu Dhabi as the Fastest Growing Destination  

Financial Giant Master Card Ranks Abu Dhabi as the Fastest Growing Destination

Abu Dhabi has been ranked among the fastest-growing destinations in the world, and the fastest-growing destination in the Middle East, in a new report by fina......
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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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Jordi Savall to recreate Music from Ibn Battuta's 14th Century Journey through India and China for Abu Dhabi Classic Concerts  

Jordi Savall to recreate Music from Ibn Battuta's 14th Century Journey through India and China for Abu Dhabi Classic Concerts

Award-winning Catalan composer Jordi Savall is returning to Abu Dhabi this month for two highly anticipated concerts as part of the Abu Dhab......
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TAAI celebrated their successful Convention of Abu Dhabi at Shangri-La Eros.  

TAAI celebrated their successful Convention of Abu Dhabi at Shangri-La Eros.

Travel Agent Association of India (TAAI) celebrated their successful convention of Abu Dhabi at Shangri-La Eros Hotel in New Delhi where they launched their 4th edition of NAMASTAAI and a video&nbs......
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SWISS posts record passenger volume for 2016  

SWISS posts record passenger volume for 2016

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 16,517,559 passengers in 2016, a 1.3% increase on 2015, which had itself been a record year in passenger vol......
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Jacob's Ladder Folk Music Festival May 2017  

Jacob's Ladder Folk Music Festival May 2017

Over 3,000 tourists and Israelis are expected to attend this year’s Jacob’s Ladder Festival, a family-friendly folk music festival held in the grounds of Nof Ginosar Hotel on ......
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Delhi's Cannaught Place to go vehicle free from FEB for 3 months.  

Delhi's Cannaught Place to go vehicle free from FEB for 3 months.

The middle and inner circular roads of Connaught Place (CP) in the heart of the national capital will be vehicle-free from February for next three months on pilot basis, a move aimed at decongestin......
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Rajasthan Govt. has launched a Mobile Application for Tourists  

Rajasthan Govt. has launched a Mobile Application for Tourists

Rajasthan government has recently launched a mobile App LeZgo that provides latest information about tourist attractions in Ajmer and Pushkar with rich content including pictures, audio and video s......
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Initiative lanched by FICCI aimed at travel start-ups  

Initiative lanched by FICCI aimed at travel start-ups

As part of its mandate to enhance India’s digital drive in the travel and tourism industry, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has launched it......
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Goverment are going to provide new sim cards to foreign tourists at 12 airports  

Goverment are going to provide new sim cards to foreign tourists at 12 airports

The home ministry's new year gift to its foreign tourists from 161 countries will be a pre-loaded sim card at 12 major airports of the country after home minister Rajnath Sing......
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Travel industry has not been effected by demonetisation, say experts  

Travel industry has not been effected by demonetisation, say experts

A shift in the seasons, a tilt of an axis and a drop in the temperature. Come winters, and India finds itself preparing for one of the best seasons to travel across the peninsula. You would be wond......
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Now travellers in India will enjoy their first cruising experience  

Now travellers in India will enjoy their first cruising experience

If you are choosing Maldives as your next holiday destination, this news might be music to your ears, dear travellers. Luxury cruise, Costa neoClassica, will final......
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Maharashtra govt. supports sunburn fest to promote tourism...  

Maharashtra govt. supports sunburn fest to promote tourism...

Promising non-financial support to festival Sunburn, Maharashtra tourism minister Jayakumar Rawal on Friday said the Maharashtra tourism department sup......
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Frshly offers Hot Food on the Move  

Frshly offers Hot Food on the Move

Indian Food tech start-up - ‘Frshly’ has launched its service offerings at the Bengaluru Central Railway Station
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Major exhibition of Francisco Goya Paintings and Prints opens at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem  

Major exhibition of Francisco Goya Paintings and Prints opens at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Francisco Goya: Daydreams and Nightmares, the newly opened exhibition at the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, showcases the paintings and prints of Francisco Goya, examining the developme......
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Six Senses Hotels, Resorts and Spas are going to launch their five individual satellite resorts in Bhutan  

Six Senses Hotels, Resorts and Spas are going to launch their five individual satellite resorts in Bhutan

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas has designed a project that is actually five individual satellite resorts in five separate locations, but all under the umbrella of one all-encompassing name: Six Sen......
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JC Residency resorts in Kodai and Madurai affiliate with RCI  

JC Residency resorts in Kodai and Madurai affiliate with RCI

RCI, the global leader in holiday exchange and a division of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands, along with JC Residency announces an agreement to affiliate JC......
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London flights cancelled as thick fog causes more Christmas travel chaos.  

London flights cancelled as thick fog causes more Christmas travel chaos.

Thick fog is threatening to cause further travel chaos over the Christmas period, as flights are delayed and cancelled for the second day. The Met Office issued a severe weather warning on Sunday a......
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Singapore, Bali, Malaysia likely to top Indians travel list in 2017  

Singapore, Bali, Malaysia likely to top Indians travel list in 2017

With the year coming to an end, Indians are now planning for their travel next year and Singapore, Bali and Malaysia continue to remain on top o......
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Revival of tourist travel to Andamans after cyclone Vardah  

Revival of tourist travel to Andamans after cyclone Vardah

Leading integrated travel and travel-related financial services company Thomas Cook (India) today said there has been a swift revival of tourist travel to Andamans after
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Vienna Dances in winter 2016/17  

Vienna Dances in winter 2016/17

Vienna offers more than 2,000 hours of enjoyment at 450 balls in January and February. The cafes invite people to a coffee house concert, the patisseries and restaur......
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Garuda Indonesia strengthens its global presence with a new service to Mumbai  

Garuda Indonesia strengthens its global presence with a new service to Mumbai

  Garuda Indonesia, the airline of Indonesia, further strengthens its global presence by launching a new service from Jakarta to Mumbai via Bangkok today. Mumbai serves as the airline&......
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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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The Museum of Hebrew Music welcomes visitors  in Kikar Hamusica, Jerusalem  

The Museum of Hebrew Music welcomes visitors in Kikar Hamusica, Jerusalem

The Museum of Hebrew Music is a new museum that has opened in the center of downtown Jerusalem in the newly renovated Kikar Hamusica Project. The M......
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MOU signed between DY Patil University’s School of  Hospitality and Tourism Studies and TAAI  

MOU signed between DY Patil University’s School of Hospitality and Tourism Studies and TAAI

DY Patil University’s School of Hospitality and Tourism Studies in Navi Mumbai and TAAI signed a MOU for 3 years on December 2nd, 2016, to enhance the Academia and Industry partnership for th......
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Thailand introduced Unique Local Experiences to the world at WTM 2016  

Thailand introduced Unique Local Experiences to the world at WTM 2016

Her Royal Highness Princess Ubolratana (Right) H.E. Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Minister of Tourism and Sports Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn,......
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Anantara Kalutara Resort Opens in Sri Lanka  

Anantara Kalutara Resort Opens in Sri Lanka

Property Originally Designed by Famed Architect, Geoffrey Bawa   Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas is......
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Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas Takes a Bite Out Of the Big Apple with Its First North American Property and Its First Urban Hotel   

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas Takes a Bite Out Of the Big Apple with Its First North American Property and Its First Urban Hotel 

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is delighted to announce the brand’s long-anticipated debut in the United States with the opening of, Six Senses New York, a luxury hotel being developed by HFZ......
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International buddhist conclave 2016 opens its Sessions in sarnath Uttar Pradesh  

International buddhist conclave 2016 opens its Sessions in sarnath Uttar Pradesh

The International Buddhist Conclave-2016, which was officially inaugurated on 02nd October, 2016 in New Delhi, opened its sessions in Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, the heartland of Buddhist pilgrimage to......
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Vietnam: An Ideal Destination For Corporate Meet  

Vietnam: An Ideal Destination For Corporate Meet

When organizing a corporate event, conference or incentive trip, there are numerous factors that have to be considered. Cost is often the main factor when considering venues, and of course the pric......
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First-ever large-scale retrospective exhibition, “The Space in Between”  

First-ever large-scale retrospective exhibition, “The Space in Between”

  Billed as the studio's first-ever large-scale retrospective exhibition, “The Space in Between” at the Design Museum Holon presents a selection of ......
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Jaypee Group of Hotels bags awards at the National Tourism Awards 2014-15  

Jaypee Group of Hotels bags awards at the National Tourism Awards 2014-15

Above Image : Mr. Ajit Sharma, Joint President Operations, Jaypee Vasant Continental receiving awards from Dr. Mahesh Sharma, H’ble Minister of State for Tourism &......
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. . . Jaipur - Exploring The Pink City . . . .  

. . . Jaipur - Exploring The Pink City . . . .

At the top of every tourist’s list, India’s Pink City is a delightful fusion of tradition and modernity, blended impeccably. With its rich, ancient heritage, colourful culture and the e......
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First-ever Philistine Cemetery (12th Century BCE ) Revealed  

First-ever Philistine Cemetery (12th Century BCE ) Revealed

Bone samples discovered in Ashkelon could shed light on the Philistines’ origins  Leon Levy Expeditio......
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Hong Kong Cyclothon 2016 Kicks Off at Full Speed in Tsim Sha Tsui East  

Hong Kong Cyclothon 2016 Kicks Off at Full Speed in Tsim Sha Tsui East

The 2nd Hong Kong Cyclothon, hosted by Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), will be staged on 25 September, and has been scaled up to be the biggest event ever of its kind in Hong Kong! More ......
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An art exhibition by 11 young artists from Kfar Shimand' on A village for people with autism (ASD) and communication disorders  

An art exhibition by 11 young artists from Kfar Shimand' on A village for people with autism (ASD) and communication disorders

The Jerusalem Cinemateque, 11 Hebron Road, Jerusalem, will host an art exhibition presenting paintings of 11 young artists from KfarShim'on, a village for people with autism (ASD) and communica......
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Travel Diaries: Tips while Journeying as a Travelling Mother  

Travel Diaries: Tips while Journeying as a Travelling Mother

It’s said that the most difficult thing on earth is to travel with a child, and most mothers do believe that, but it’s really no......
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Cambodia Joins the Six Senses Assemblage of Amazing Destinations  

Cambodia Joins the Six Senses Assemblage of Amazing Destinations

The portfolio of inspiring destinations that create the settings for Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is to expand to an exciting island location in Cambodia, a country steeped in history and reemerg......
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According To Forbes, The Mamilla Hotel is the Jewel of Jerusalem  

According To Forbes, The Mamilla Hotel is the Jewel of Jerusalem

Forbes.com recently gave its sign of approval to The Mamilla Hotel, Jerusalem, recommending it as the “Jewel of Jerusalem” and naming it the city’s choice hotel for trendy travele......
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Jordan Tourism Board kicks off month-long Jordan Food Festival and Photo Exhibition  

Jordan Tourism Board kicks off month-long Jordan Food Festival and Photo Exhibition

The Jordan Tourism Board in association with Zerzura is holding a month-long Jordan Food Festival and Photo Exhibition in Zerzu......
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A Rare Cache of Silver Coins Dating to the Hasmonean Period (126 BCE) Discovered in Modi‘in  

A Rare Cache of Silver Coins Dating to the Hasmonean Period (126 BCE) Discovered in Modi‘in

A hoard of silver coins dating to the Hasmonean period (126 BCE) was exposed in April in an archaeological excavation the Israel Antiquities Authority is currently conducting near Modi‘in, wi......
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Malaysia Airlines flight from London hit by Severe Turbulence several injured  

Malaysia Airlines flight from London hit by Severe Turbulence several injured

Images from social media showing damage on the Malaysia Airlines flights which was hit by severe turbulence. Photograph: i......
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Anantara Si Kao Offers Guests a Chance to Save Endangered Dugongs  

Anantara Si Kao Offers Guests a Chance to Save Endangered Dugongs

In the southern province of Trang, along the untouched Andaman coast, some of Thailand’s best kept secrets are easily accessible from Anantara Si Kao Reso......
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UNWTO Europe Meeting discusses digitalization and new business models    

UNWTO Europe Meeting discusses digitalization and new business models

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Picasso In Bikini at Tel Aviv beach  

Picasso In Bikini at Tel Aviv beach " Israel"

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National Plan Launched to Excavate the Judean Desert Caves and Rescue the Dead Sea Scrolls

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Escape To The Country In Ultra-Luxury This Winter  

Escape To The Country In Ultra-Luxury This Winter

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Spectacular Ancient Shipwreck Discovered by Divers in Caesarea National Park Harbor

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Free Entrance to all Israel's Beaches this Summer  

Free Entrance to all Israel's Beaches this Summer

As the official bathing season opens this week in Israel, tourists and visitors alike can benefit from free entrance to all beaches in Israel, allowing everyone to enjoy the natural resource along ......
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New Exhibition To Open At the Tower Of David Museum

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MIDBURN " Burning Man Festival in Israel" .

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Ethiopian Named Best African Cargo Airline for 2016  

Ethiopian Named Best African Cargo Airline for 2016

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Jordan Tourism Board Conducts Wedding Planners FAM  

Jordan Tourism Board Conducts Wedding Planners FAM

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Maharashtra Tour Operators Association Experiences Israel  

Maharashtra Tour Operators Association Experiences Israel

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The Oldest Glassworks Ever Found in Israel was a World Center for Glass Production in Antiquity  

The Oldest Glassworks Ever Found in Israel was a World Center for Glass Production in Antiquity

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Inrcrease in global airtravel and demand

Global air traffic grew 6.8 by the end of 2015, with the Middle East being the fastest in terms of growth.Preparatory information for 2015, discharged on Wednesday by the United Nations......
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Egypt sees decline in tourists arrivals  

Egypt sees decline in tourists arrivals

Visitor entries to Egypt fell by around 45.9% in February in a year-over-year examination, agreeing a report issued by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) on Monday. ......
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Oman Arab Bank backing two airlines of the middle east

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El Al Israel Airlines rebounds in $106 million 2015 net profit  

El Al Israel Airlines rebounds in $106 million 2015 net profit

El Al Israel Airlines posted a $106.5 million net profit for 2015, reversing the loss of 2014 of $28 million as passenger numbers increased 7.6% over the year.In 2014, El Al saw its pro......
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Indian Accent restaurant opens in New York

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Amazing Thailand, recently won the readers choice award for – My Favorite Spa  

Amazing Thailand, recently won the readers choice award for – My Favorite Spa

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India at International Tourism bourse (ITB) 2016.  

India at International Tourism bourse (ITB) 2016.

Mr. Vinod Zutshi, Sec. Tourism, Govt. of India heads a strong delegation of 66 co-exhibitors, partners comprising officials of the Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, State Govt. & Union Terri......
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Jal Mahotsav took the Hanuwantiya Island by storm  

Jal Mahotsav took the Hanuwantiya Island by storm

To mark the beginning, the first three days the event was witnessed by the National Convention of Adventure Tour Operator Association of India.  ATOAI organised its 12th Annual Conv......
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Overwhelming response of J&K Food, Craft, Cultural Festival 2016  

Overwhelming response of J&K Food, Craft, Cultural Festival 2016

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Delhi Govt to streamline taxes in the Tourism sector says Kapil Mishra  

Delhi Govt to streamline taxes in the Tourism sector says Kapil Mishra

The Delhi Government is going to rationalise taxes in the Tourism sector and major announcement regarding the rationalisation can be expected in the upcoming Delhi Budg......
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Israel Museum 2016 Exhibition Highlights  

Israel Museum 2016 Exhibition Highlights

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Israel Tourism Ministry offers luxury GIFT BAGS to Oscar nominees  

Israel Tourism Ministry offers luxury GIFT BAGS to Oscar nominees

The Israel Tourism Ministry is cooperating with the Brooklyn-based online travel agency exploreisrael.com to offer an all-expenses paid, luxury VIP 10-day vacation for two as part of the traditiona......
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29th Garden Tourism Festival relishes spectators on all the three days  

29th Garden Tourism Festival relishes spectators on all the three days

As the 29th Garden Tourism Festival arrived at its decision it succeeded in drawing in more than 1 lakh guests to the peaceful and quiet venue of Garden of Five Senses.  With its outside air, ......
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Swachh Paryatan Mobile App launched by Dr. Mahesh Sharma

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Minor Hotel Group announces expansion Anantara resort in Bali  

Minor Hotel Group announces expansion Anantara resort in Bali

Minor Hotel Group (MHG), a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 145 hotels and resorts in 22 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, South America, Afri......
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Dassault to Highlight Falcon 7X and Falcon 2000LXS at Singapore Airshow  

Dassault to Highlight Falcon 7X and Falcon 2000LXS at Singapore Airshow

Dassault Aviation will present the top of the line Falcon 7X trijet and the Falcon 2000LXS twin at the Singapore Airshow, the largest aerospace and defence exhibition i......
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Mandarin Oriental offers interesting display and aesthetic regards as oficial hotel partner of Art Basel's Show  

Mandarin Oriental offers interesting display and aesthetic regards as oficial hotel partner of Art Basel's Show

Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong is pleased to announce that for the fourth year it will be the Official Hotel Partner for the Art Basel show in Hong Kong. To celebrate this partnershi......
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Now Open: Amari Havodda Maldives  

Now Open: Amari Havodda Maldives

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Thriller LIVE musical show in Israel  

Thriller LIVE musical show in Israel

The Thriller LIVE musical, which features two and a half hours of classic Michael Jackson songs, will open in Israel on May 19 at the Heichal HaTarbut theater in Tel Aviv. There will be a total of ......
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Food festival at Dilli Haat, Janak Puri  

Food festival at Dilli Haat, Janak Puri

Delhi Tourism is organising a food festival ‘Dilli ke Vayanjan’, a 3 days event starting from 12-14 February, 2016 from 11:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M. at Dilli ......
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Carl’s Jr. partners with Woo to create magic this Valentine’s Day  

Carl’s Jr. partners with Woo to create magic this Valentine’s Day

Leading matchmaking app Woo offer singles an opportunity to meet at Carl’s Jr, a pioneer of the quick service restaurants industry
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Dr. Mahesh Sharma Launches 24x7 toll free Tourist Info line  

Dr. Mahesh Sharma Launches 24x7 toll free Tourist Info line

Dr. Mahesh Sharma, the Minister of State  for Tourism & Culture and Minister , launched the “24x7 Toll Free Tourist Info line in 12 International Languages including Hindi and Englis......
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Minor Hotel Group Completes Largest Ever Hospitality Deal in Portugal with Acquisition of Tivoli Hotels and Resorts  

Minor Hotel Group Completes Largest Ever Hospitality Deal in Portugal with Acquisition of Tivoli Hotels and Resorts

Minor Hotel Group (MHG), owner and operator of hotels and resorts in 22 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, South America, Africa and the Indian Ocean, announces completion of t......
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SATTE 2016 reflects a positive impact  in the Travel and Tourism Industry  

SATTE 2016 reflects a positive impact in the Travel and Tourism Industry

UBM India launched the 23rd edition of South Asia’s leading travel trade show SATTE (January 29th – 31st) at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Dr Mahesh Sharma, Union Minister of State for Tou......
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Indonesian Tourism targets 350,000 Indian visitors in 2016  

Indonesian Tourism targets 350,000 Indian visitors in 2016

The Ministry of Tourism of Indonesia (MOT) continues to aggressively promote "Wonderful Indonesia" in the Indian market which is considered as one of potential markets for Indonesian tourism.  ......
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 The 36th Thailand Tourism Festival wows tourism industry  

The 36th Thailand Tourism Festival wows tourism industry

The 36th Thailand Tourism Festival (TTF) was organised by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT).   The iconic park was transformed into a mini-Thailand filled......
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Atlantis, The Palm in partnership with OTT to offer e-training courses  

Atlantis, The Palm in partnership with OTT to offer e-training courses

Atlantis, The Palm, in Dubai will begin a partnership with OTT to offer those in the travel trade the opportunity to embark upon e-training courses focusing on the resort.   Re......
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Fiji launch direct services to san francisco in California  

Fiji launch direct services to san francisco in California

Fiji Airways has announced plans to launch direct services to San Francisco.the new seasonal service will start on 16 June 2016, operating twice a week until January 2017. Flights will op......
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Taj has opened a new luxury property in Bengaluru  

Taj has opened a new luxury property in Bengaluru

Taj is opening a new property in bengaluru named " TAJ BANGALURU", which would be Located close to the city's International Airport. Taj Bangalore offers 154 rooms and suites, plus a Jiva Spa t......
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HNA Tourism Group recognised by World Travel Awards

HNA Tourism Group, the strategic tourism business conglomerate of HNA Group, has been crowned as the World’s Leading Integrated Tourism Group at the World Travel Awards Grand Final hosted in ......
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Asians to spend more on travel in 2016  

Asians to spend more on travel in 2016

TripAdvisor has unveiled the results of its TripBarometer study, forecasting key travel trends for 2016. The study is the analysis of around 44,000 survey responses from travellers and the hotel se......
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Kerala Tourism finalises land for Maritime Museum  

Kerala Tourism finalises land for Maritime Museum

Kerala Tourism is in the final stages of acquiring land for the Maritime Museum which is part of the Muziris heritage project. The 50 acre land bank is estimated to cost INR 10 crore and is located......
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Gemalto Awarded Three Times as the Global Leader in Transport Ticketing Solutions  

Gemalto Awarded Three Times as the Global Leader in Transport Ticketing Solutions

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, has been recognized by three market research analysts as the world's number one supplier of contactless and mobile solutions for public transporta......
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 Thomas Cook quietly shuts down bed bank Hotels4U  

Thomas Cook quietly shuts down bed bank Hotels4U

The decision to close the B2C website comes only two years after it underwent a rebrand and launched its first ever television advertising campaign. The adverts, which featured a couple and the tag......
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Britain's Transport secretary insists new runway will be built by 2030  

Britain's Transport secretary insists new runway will be built by 2030

The transport secretary has insisted that the timetable set out by Howard Davies in the Airports Commission will not alter, despite the government’s decision to delay its response to the repo......
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2713 percent growth in E tourist Visa  

2713 percent growth in E tourist Visa

Indian government announced that E- tourist Visa scheme register 2713 per cent growth in November.UK Continues to Occupy Top Spot Followed by USA, France and Germany amongst the Countries availing ......
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Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group signs a major deal with northern India  

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group signs a major deal with northern India

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has signed a major deal that will substantially boost its portfolio in northern India.The agreement with the Mushtaq Group of Hotels will lead to the opening of seven ho......
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Thomas Cook India to launch advance model of clicks and bricks  

Thomas Cook India to launch advance model of clicks and bricks

Thomas Cook India has revealed the progress of its so-called clicks & bricks model provides customers , which aims to serve the needs of India’s second and third tier cities with technolo......
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Jet Airways expand its global network with delta airlines and KLM  

Jet Airways expand its global network with delta airlines and KLM

Jet Airways will significantly expand its international network next year, following the signing of a new codeshare agreement with Delta Air Lines and KLM. The new arra......
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Air India  plans a flight to Washington Dc in 2016  

Air India plans a flight to Washington Dc in 2016

Air India’s new route from Delhi to Washington DC is expected to launch before the end of 2016.The Economic Times reported a “top Air India official” as saying that a viability st......
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Visitors feel welcomed in UK  

Visitors feel welcomed in UK

The ‘Britain’s welcome to overseas visitors’ report, conducted by national tourism agency Visit Britain, has found that 42 per cent of the 5000 visitors surveyed said they “......
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Serve your taste buds at Six Senses with Chef Juan  

Serve your taste buds at Six Senses with Chef Juan

New Delhi– December 4, 2015 – Six Senses Yao Noi is thrilled to announce the visit of internationally acclaimed three Michelin starred Chef Juan Amador......
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Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain in China Appoints Manish Puri as General Manager  

Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain in China Appoints Manish Puri as General Manager

New Delhi, November 2015 – Manish Puri has been appointed general manager at Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain which is located at the gateway to the majestic Qing Cheng Mo......
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Towneplace Suites Hotel To Open In West Des Moines, Iowa  

Towneplace Suites Hotel To Open In West Des Moines, Iowa

West Des Moines, Iowa - The 99-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott in West Des Moines, Iowa is scheduled to open this Monday. Located at 125 South 68th Street, the TownePlace Suites Des Moine......
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Mali hotel attack: Bamako  

Mali hotel attack: Bamako

Mali has begun three days of national mourning following Friday's militant Islamist attack on a hotel in the capital, Bamako, in which 19 people were killed. Malian......
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Niraamaya Retreats Announces the Launch  of a Luxury Boutique Retreat in Kumarakom  

Niraamaya Retreats Announces the Launch of a Luxury Boutique Retreat in Kumarakom

Niraamaya Retreats, a Jupiter Capital Venture recently announced the launch of a luxury boutique property in the Kerala Backwaters. ......
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Norwegian to transport UNICEF aid to Syria  

Norwegian to transport UNICEF aid to Syria

Norwegian Air, the world's fastest-growing airline, and UNICEF, an organization dedicated to promoting the rights and well-being of children worldwide, will send ......
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