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14.62 million Jobs created by Tourism sector in last 4 years: K. J. Alphons  

14.62 million Jobs created by Tourism sector in last 4 years: K. J. Alphons

The Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism Shri. K J Alphons said that the Tourism Sector alone has created 14.62 million job opportunities in the country in the last four years. Addressing the media ......
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19th World Gourmet Festival Brings a Stellar Line Up of International Chefs to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel  

19th World Gourmet Festival Brings a Stellar Line Up of International Chefs to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel

In a nod to the Thai capital taking its rightful place on the international culinary stage with the launch of the first Bangkok edition of the Michelin Guide last year, a stellar line up of thirtee......
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The winners of the Inaugural International Institute for Peace Through Tourism Awards announced  

The winners of the Inaugural International Institute for Peace Through Tourism Awards announced

Amman, Jordan (27 June 2018) The Resilience Through Tourism Summit (RTTS) has announced the winners of the world’s first International Peace Through Tourism Awards which have been launched to......
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SATA 2018 Evaluations Begin In Sri Lanka . . .  

SATA 2018 Evaluations Begin In Sri Lanka . . .

Evaluation of nominees from Sri Lanka for South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2018 began on Monday. The evaluation sessions are being held at Ramada Colombo hotel. Sri Lankan brands nominated to SATA ......
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SATA 2018 concludes Evaluations in Maldives and Heads to Sri Lanka  

SATA 2018 concludes Evaluations in Maldives and Heads to Sri Lanka

South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) Jury has conducted evaluations of nominees from MALDIVES at Mookai Hotel, Male’ from 18th - 23rd June and the expert panel will be heading to Colombo.
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SATA 2018 Evaluations begins with an all women Expert Panel  

SATA 2018 Evaluations begins with an all women Expert Panel

A panel of multi national experts chosen by SATA for 2018 Edition will be evaluating the MALDIVES based nominees from 19th till 24th June at Mookai Hotel.     The Jur......
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Women in Aviation International (India Chapter) and Lockheed Martin India celebrate Girls in Aviation day in Imphal  

Women in Aviation International (India Chapter) and Lockheed Martin India celebrate Girls in Aviation day in Imphal

Women in Aviation International, India Chapter and Lockheed Martin Corporation in association Airport Authority of India (AAI) today celebrated Girls in Aviation Day at Imphal Airport. With the vis......
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Indian Railways marks 26 years of Ladies Special Suburban Trains  

Indian Railways marks 26 years of Ladies Special Suburban Trains

On 5th May Indian Railways has a special reason to cheer and celebrate for the women commuters. The first ever Ladies Special train in the world was started between Churchgate and Borivali on 5th M......
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UNWTO joins Tourism Ministers in calling upon G20 Leaders to prioritize tourism   

UNWTO joins Tourism Ministers in calling upon G20 Leaders to prioritize tourism

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) joined the Ministers of Tourism of the G20 economies meeting in Buenos Aires in calling upon the G20 leaders to consider including tourism in their Agenda for......
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Women's empowerment in tourism, central theme of the ministerial meeting of the Americas  

Women's empowerment in tourism, central theme of the ministerial meeting of the Americas

The 63rd meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for the Americas, organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the National Tourism Secretariat of Paraguay (Asunción, 12-13 Apri......
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Preferred Hotels and Resorts Strengthens Female Leadership with Executive Appointments  

Preferred Hotels and Resorts Strengthens Female Leadership with Executive Appointments

Lindsey Ueberroth, Chief Executive Officer of Preferred Hotels & Resorts —the world’s largest global provider of sales, marketing and distribution ......
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Jordan comes to India...  

Jordan comes to India...

His Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of Jordan attended a part of the Jordanian-Indian Business Forum that was held in New Delhi, where he p......
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Aviation multi skill development centre launched in Chandigarh  

Aviation multi skill development centre launched in Chandigarh

A first-of-its-kind Aviation Multi Skill Development Centre (MSDC), a CSR initiative of Airports Authority of India (AAI) was inaugurated in Chandigarh today by the Union Minister of Ci......
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Indian Railways Eases Application for Mega recruitment Plan  

Indian Railways Eases Application for Mega recruitment Plan

Ministry of Railways has announced one of the world’s largest recruitment processes for 89,409 posts in Group C and Level I (Erstwhile Group D) and Level II Categories. Since this......
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Aamchi Mumbai to welcome 101 artistic elephant sculptures as the city launches the first ever Elephant Parade in India  

Aamchi Mumbai to welcome 101 artistic elephant sculptures as the city launches the first ever Elephant Parade in India

101 gorgeous elephant sculptures by leading artists and designers including Amitabh Bachchan, LN Tallur, Princess Pea, Christian Louboutin, Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Masaba Gupta are scheduled to co......
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Prime Minister’s Statement after the Union Budget 2018 19  

Prime Minister’s Statement after the Union Budget 2018 19

“I congratulate the Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley for this budget which strengthens the foundation of New India. The focus of the budget is on issues ranging from agriculture to Infrastr......
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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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Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter Closes  

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter Closes

Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 49th edition of Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter wrapped up at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) t......
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Matunga Railway Station in Mumbai Division of Central Railway enters Limca Book of Records 2018 for posting all women staff on the station.  

Matunga Railway Station in Mumbai Division of Central Railway enters Limca Book of Records 2018 for posting all women staff on the station.

Indian Railways initiative of empowering its women employees has brought laurels as Matunga Railway Station has entered into Limca Book of Records 2018.Matunga Railway Station has......
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Expedia rolls out ad campaign to tap Indian consumers  

Expedia rolls out ad campaign to tap Indian consumers

Expedia has launched an ad campaign for its Indian consumers themed - What a pleasant surprise! The ad conceptualized by Taproot Dentsu, aims to acquire new shoppers and customers to the site......
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RE IMAGINE SUCCESS AT THIS YEAR’S TiEcon DELHI NCR  

RE IMAGINE SUCCESS AT THIS YEAR’S TiEcon DELHI NCR

 In a bid to boost the entrepreneurial spirit of Start-up India, The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) is hosting its flagship mega conclave at Taj Palace in Delhi on December 15 and 16, 2017. Th......
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Austrian Airlines Trains Young Pilots Again  

Austrian Airlines Trains Young Pilots Again

Today, November 16, 2017, 24 future pilots are commencing their training to become fully-qualified pilots for Austrian Airlines. Their first training flight in Goodyear, Arizona (USA) will tak......
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South African Tourism appoints Hanneli Slabber as Regional General Manager Asia, Australasia and Middle East  

South African Tourism appoints Hanneli Slabber as Regional General Manager Asia, Australasia and Middle East

South African Tourism is pleased to announce Hanneli Slabber’s appointment to the new position which is intended to bring better synergies to South African Tourism’s operations in the r......
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Sharjah Tourism conducts 4-city India roadshow  

Sharjah Tourism conducts 4-city India roadshow

The Sharjah Tourism Board conducted a 4-city tourism promotional roadshow for stakeholders & travel agents in Chennai, Hyderabad, Jaipur and Ahmedabad last month. The aim of the roadshow ......
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IIPT to honour Global Ambassadors of Peace Through Tourismand at WTM London  

IIPT to honour Global Ambassadors of Peace Through Tourismand at WTM London

The International Institute for Peace Through Tourism has chosen 6 outstanding people from the world of travel and tourism to honour as the “Global Ambassadors of Peace Thro......
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The World Tourism Organization and the International Labor Organization discuss the working conditions of the sector  

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

With the aim of opening the debate around the labor framework of the Tourism secto......
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Jet Airways ties up with Tumhari Sulu; offers discounts for women travellers  

Jet Airways ties up with Tumhari Sulu; offers discounts for women travellers

Jet Airways announced a partnership with T-Series and Ellipsis Entertainment - producers of the forthcoming Hindi film, ‘Tumhari Sulu’, becoming the film’s ‘Official A......
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Engaging Youth Through Paryatan Parv  

Engaging Youth Through Paryatan Parv

India is abundant with rich cultural heritage and pristine natural beauty which not only attracts foreign tourists but also domestic tourists. India is promoted as tourist destination by central go......
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PM addresses gathering at event to mark the inauguration of Umiya Dham Ashram at Haridwar, via video conferencing  

PM addresses gathering at event to mark the inauguration of Umiya Dham Ashram at Haridwar, via video conferencing

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed the gathering at the event to mark the inauguration of Umiya Dham Ashram at Haridwar, via video conferencing.   <......
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Tourism Authority of Thailand wins four PATA Gold Awards 2017  

Tourism Authority of Thailand wins four PATA Gold Awards 2017

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and two Thai tourism operators were honoured with the PATA Gold Awards 2017 recently. TAT’s “Village to the World” corporate social respons......
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Delhi Tourism and Austria Embassy showcase Women Achievers of past 200 years  

Delhi Tourism and Austria Embassy showcase Women Achievers of past 200 years

Austrian Cultural Forum of the Austrian Embassy, New Delhi together with Delhi Tourism has embarked upon to present an unusual touring Exhibition which attempts to project the life stories of impor......
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Star Studded 18th World Gourmet Festival Returns to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel in A Gastronomic Landmark Year  

Star Studded 18th World Gourmet Festival Returns to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel in A Gastronomic Landmark Year

During a year when the Thai capital is taking its rightful place on the international culinary stage - from being ranked as the best city in the world for street food and the top spot in Asia's......
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Tourism key to foster trade in Least Developed Countries  

Tourism key to foster trade in Least Developed Countries

Tourism can make a strong contribution to the economies of Least Developed Countries where the sector is a major exporter concludes the report ‘Tourism for Sustainable Development in Least De......
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Qatar Airways Congratulates Germany On Winning The FIFA Confederations Cup 2017  

Qatar Airways Congratulates Germany On Winning The FIFA Confederations Cup 2017

Qatar Airways, the Official Partner and Official Airline of FIFA, congratulates Germany on winning the final match of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 which took place Sunday night in St. Petersbur......
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Tourism Authority of Thailand upgrades mobile apps for tourists	 

Tourism Authority of Thailand upgrades mobile apps for tourists

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) recently upgraded its Amazing Thailand and Tourism Thailand mobile apps to ensure accurate and timely travel information at the fingertips of local and inter......
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Tourism and future energy: committed to curb emissions  

Tourism and future energy: committed to curb emissions

Under the title ‘Tourism and Future Energy: Unlocking low-carbon growth opportunities’, industry leaders and policy makers have convened in the Kazakh capital city of Astana to discuss ......
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An extraordinary 900-year-old collection of women’s jewelry discovered in Modi’in  

An extraordinary 900-year-old collection of women’s jewelry discovered in Modi’in

Students from local schools who participate in archeological excavations as part of their school curriculum recently discovered a collection of 900-year-old rings, bracelets, earrings and hairpins ......
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HRAWI’s Project Pickle Initiative Receives Accolades At India CSR Leadership Summit and Awards 2017  

HRAWI’s Project Pickle Initiative Receives Accolades At India CSR Leadership Summit and Awards 2017

At a recently held forum in India’s Corporate Social Responsibility sector, the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) won an award for the initiative ‘Project Pickle......
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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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Hotel Industry Comes Together To Empower Weaker Section Women; Provide Low Cost Food  

Hotel Industry Comes Together To Empower Weaker Section Women; Provide Low Cost Food

The Hotel industry which is one of India’s largest employment generators will now extend its contribution to uplifting the socio-economic conditions of women from the weaker section of the co......
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Summer fun begins in Delhi with the  1st Greeshm Utsav-2017  

Summer fun begins in Delhi with the 1st Greeshm Utsav-2017

Summers are the time to rejoice, enjoy and rejuvenate. So, prepare yourselves to revive your senses with a cool breeze of musical, cultural and artistic getaway with Delhi’s very 1st Greeshm ......
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Minister of State for Railways Shri Rajen Gohain inaugurates “Udaan- A Sports Conclave”  

Minister of State for Railways Shri Rajen Gohain inaugurates “Udaan- A Sports Conclave”

Shri Rajen Gohain, Minister of State for Railways inaugurated “Udaan- A Sports Conclave” organized by Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) under Ministry of Railways here today. Chairm......
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Lufthansa presents Mumbai with Airbus A350-900   

Lufthansa presents Mumbai with Airbus A350-900

India’s leading European Airline Lufthansa, will operate its daily flight between Mumbai and Munich with the most modern long-haul aircraft of the world, the ......
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Spain Tourism to hold three-city annual India roadshow in October  

Spain Tourism to hold three-city annual India roadshow in October

Targeting the leisure, MICE and wedding segments, the Tourism Office of Spain in Mumbai has planned a number of initiatives starting this month. They will be hosting a workshop especially for the......
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Hyderabad International Airport launches Passenger is Prime programme  

Hyderabad International Airport launches Passenger is Prime programme

GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (GHIAL), which operates the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA),  launched  'Passenger is Prime (PIP) programme.    &nb......
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Air Canada Named one of Canada's Top Diversity Employers for the Second Consecutive Year  

Air Canada Named one of Canada's Top Diversity Employers for the Second Consecutive Year

Air Canada has been named one of Canada's Best Diversity employers for 2017, the second consecutive year the carrier has been awarded this distinction. In naming Air Canada, Mediacorp Canada In......
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Maldives showcases destination experiences at the World’s leading Travel trade show, ITB  

Maldives showcases destination experiences at the World’s leading Travel trade show, ITB

Maldives participates at the World’s leading travel trade show ITB in Berlin, Germany from 8-12 March 2017, showcasing a variety of Maldives experiences at the 405 Sqm two-storey stand.......
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Vistara Airlines conducting Walk-in Interviews for Cabin Crew in Lucknow  

Vistara Airlines conducting Walk-in Interviews for Cabin Crew in Lucknow

Vistara Airlines are conducting walk-in interviews in Lucknow on 30th March 2017 for Cabin Crew for Delhi Base. Vistara is looking for warm, well-groomed and ......
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Air India sets world record with all women crew flight around the globe on International Women's Day  

Air India sets world record with all women crew flight around the globe on International Women's Day

In a quest to set a new world record, Air India has operated a flight around the world with an all-women crew ahead of International Women’s Day.   The flight which depar......
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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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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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Air India to reserve six front seats for women on Domestic flights  

Air India to reserve six front seats for women on Domestic flights

National carrier Air India will soon reserve six seats in the front rows of its aeroplane fleet for women passengers for their safety without any extra charges.   ......
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Snowfall in Shimla causing problems for tourists.  

Snowfall in Shimla causing problems for tourists.

Winter holidays turned out to be a nightmare for some tourists in Shimla on the weekend as many could not get accommodation. They were denied food and water and were compelled to spend the night in......
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WWF conducted PATA WWF Bagh Mittra Awards.  

WWF conducted PATA WWF Bagh Mittra Awards.

PATA India & WWF successfully conducted WWF PATA bagh Mitra Awards, on 19th December, 2016 at WWF Secretariat office at Lodhi Estate, New Delhi   Mr. Inder ......
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...Guesthouse Maldives Conference 2016...  

...Guesthouse Maldives Conference 2016...

Guesthouses Maldives Conference 2016 was organized by one of the leading PR firms, Maldives Getaways, was held recently. The conference, inaugurated by the Minister of Finance and Treasury, Mr Ahme......
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New Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Israel Museum, Jerusalem  

New Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Featuring several hundred works from the Israel Museum’s collection, complemented by notable loans from major museums worldwide, the recently-opened exhibition Pablo Picasso: Drawing Insp......
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 The Afghanistan Quagmire: Time For An Exit Strategy  

The Afghanistan Quagmire: Time For An Exit Strategy

Article by : Alon Ben-Meir    Two weeks ago, President Obama announced that the US will draw down its troops in Afghanistan......
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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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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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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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Tourism Authority of Thailand designated August 2016 as a ‘month for woman travellers'  

Tourism Authority of Thailand designated August 2016 as a ‘month for woman travellers'

Lady's Journey Thailand 2016   Tourism Authority of Thailand designated August 2016 as a ‘month for woman travellers’, in a way of......
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New Exhibition To Open At the Tower Of David Museum  

New Exhibition To Open At the Tower Of David Museum

The exhibition “The Camera Man – Women and Men Photograph Jerusalem 1900-1950”, that will open at the Tower of David Museum May 26-December 12, 2016, will focus on the major photo......
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Why The Brussels Attack Was All But Inevitable  

Why The Brussels Attack Was All But Inevitable

  Article by - Alon Ben-Meir The horrific attacks in Brussels by terrorists affiliated with ISIS that claimed the lives of 35 people and injured m......
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Thailand government eyeing luxury tourists  

Thailand government eyeing luxury tourists

The Thai government needs to do more to keep the country's tourists safe if they wants to achieve the objective of attracting more high-end travelers, tour operators speculation, or it risks lo......
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Woman arrested for traveling with a child hidden in a carry bag  

Woman arrested for traveling with a child hidden in a carry bag

A woman was arrested after she boarded an Air France flight to Paris on Monday night with a child hidden in a carry-on bag.   About halfway through the flight from Istanbul to ......
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UNWTO and China organize First World Conference on Tourism for Development  

UNWTO and China organize First World Conference on Tourism for Development

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Government of the People’s Republic of China will organize the First World Conference on Tourism for Development in Beijing on 18-21 May 20......
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Celebration in Thailand for 1,000,000 arrivals in 2015  

Celebration in Thailand for 1,000,000 arrivals in 2015

As Thailand’s sixth largest market globally in 2015, India obviously is a place of importance to Thailand tourism stakeholders. Additionally, India has displayed a steady tourist flow and pro......
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Thailand tourism appoints Vani Kapoor as golf Ambassador in India  

Thailand tourism appoints Vani Kapoor as golf Ambassador in India

Thailand is going with golf celebrity marketing, The Tourism Authority of Thailand has announced the appointment of Thailand’s golf ambassador in India, Vani Kapoor. This association is consi......
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 Airlines Offer Free Refunds Rebooking for Pregnant Fliers after Zika Fears  

Airlines Offer Free Refunds Rebooking for Pregnant Fliers after Zika Fears

Major U.S airlines and cruise lines are offering free refunds or rebooking for pregnant women and their companions in response to growing concerns over travel to countries and regions affecte......
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A women killed on Istanbul airport by explosion  

A women killed on Istanbul airport by explosion

A Women  was killed and another wounded after an explosion of unknown origin on Wednesday at Istanbul’s second international airport. The woman who died was working on a Pegasus airlines......
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