ITDC hosts a webinar with industry stalwarts to discuss the revival of the hotel industry

  With unlock 4.0 guidelines released by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), the centre has allowed the hotels to resume operations. Amidst the growing concern about health and safety and how to meet hospitality revenue goals while social distancing, the Indian Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) recently hosted a webinar with industry stalwarts to … Read more

Macao Light Festival 2020 will celebrate its rich culture and history through light artistry

  Organized by Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) and co-organized by Municipal Affairs Bureau, Cultural Affairs Bureau and Sports Bureau, the Macao Light Festival 2020 will brighten up the city with colourful lights and carnival elements, every night between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. from September 26 to October 31, 2020.  Held for six consecutive … Read more

IndiGo operated its maiden CarGo flight to Chittagong

Continuing with its commitment to support the nation, IndiGo operated its maiden flight to Chittagong, Bangladesh on September 21, 2020. The 6E flight from Kolkata to Chittagong transported a total of 9963 kg of CarGo i.e. 51.482 CBM which includes medical supplies, and other general commodities. The flight was operated while adhering to all the precautionary … Read more

Seaside Finolhu Maldives ready to open following exciting transformation

After undergoing an extensive upgrade of its facilities, one of the Maldives’ most luxurious resorts is now ready to welcome guests once more. When Seaside Finolhu opens for business again on November 1, 2020, guests will be treated to a whole new barefoot chic experience with the self-styled island playground having completed its elaborate transition … Read more

Dr. Trust HJ Lin takes over as Deputy Director General of Taiwan Tourism Bureau

Dr. Trust HJ Lin who has been leading Taiwan Tourism Bureau in India along with a host of other regions has been recently appointed as Deputy Director General, Taiwan Tourism Bureau. In his new role, Dr. Trust will be supporting the Director General in leading the tourism bureau to greater heights with his experience and … Read more

Tourism New Zealand’s campaign delivers a dose of heart-warming Kiwi hospitality to Indians

Tourism New Zealand virtually launched its new campaign ‘Messages from New Zealand’ today in the presence of Steven Dixon, Tourism New Zealand’s Regional Trade Marketing Manager, Asia and His Excellency,  David Pine, New Zealand’s High Commissioner to India. ‘Messages from New Zealand’ features everyday New Zealanders sharing video messages of hope and care with their … Read more

Gulf Air resumes direct flights to Delhi

Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, has announced that it has resumed its direct flights to and from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport on September 19. Last week, the airline resumed flights to Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Cochin and Calicut with plans to announce further expansion into more destinations within India soon. The flights are operating … Read more

Maldives gets Safe Travels Stamp from WTTC

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has recognized the efforts of Maldives in implementing enhanced health and safety measures, in line with the WTTC global Safe Travels protocols, and creating a safe, gradual plan by rebuilding confidence among travellers and ensuring a coordinated approach in restarting our Tourism industry. Maldives achieved the Safe Travels … Read more

Island Hopper to launch its maiden Virtual Travel Show 2020 with a key focus on Maldives

Island Hopper is launching its First Virtual Travel Show 2020 exclusively for the Maldives. The event is scheduled to take place on October 12, 2020 at three different timeslots for India, the Middle East, and the European market. India – 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM Middle East – 9:30 AM – 8:30 PM Europe – 6:30 AM – 5:30 PM There are … Read more

Ocean Park to reopen tomorrow; online reservation starts

  After two months of temporary closure due to COVID-19, Ocean Park is scheduled to reopen on September 18, 2020. Visitors can get ready to indulge themselves in the Park’s relaxing environment again while being assured that strict anti-pandemic measures are in place to protect their health. What’s more, the first 100 visitors to enter … Read more