Immigration Bureau of Thailand and VFS Global introduce new Thailand eVisa service

Aviation Monitor | 2019-02-05 Immigration Bureau of Thailand and VFS Global introduce new Thailand eVisa service The Immigration Bureau of Thailand has partnered with VFS Global to offer the new eVisa-On-Arrival (eVOA) service that will enable a faster and more convenient arrival process for travellers from 21 countries such as India, P.R. China, Saudi Arabia, … Read more

MMT focuses on making tourism sustainable in under-developed, tourism-potential areas in India

Aviation Monitor | 2019-02-14 MMT focuses on making tourism sustainable in under-developed, tourism-potential areas in India As part of its efforts to support responsible travel, MakeMyTrip (MMT) has supported plantation of one million trees through MMT foundation, in partnership with Seva Mandir, in Rajasthan’s Rajsamand and Udaipur districts. On the sidelines of their Responsible Tourism … Read more

Head to the lesser explored ?Salalah? for quick weekend getaway

Head to the lesser explored ?Salalah? for quick weekend getaway Ideal time of the year to visit Salalah is between June to September Salalah, the second largest city situated in the Dhofar region (south) of Oman, is blessed with distinctive natural diversity where the coast blends with the mountains and the desert in wonderful harmony … Read more

Global tourism surges six per cent in January-April

Global tourism surges six per cent in January-April International tourist arrivals worldwide grew by six per cent in January-April of 2017 compared to the same period last year, with business confidence reaching its highest levels in a decade. Sustained growth in most major destinations and a steady rebound in others drove results. Prospects for May-August … Read more

Dubai observes increase in Indian numbers; records 1 million in the Q1 of 2017

Dubai observes increase in Indian numbers; records 1 million in the Q1 of 2017 Almost all of Dubai’s top 20 inbound visitor source markets saw positive or near stable year-on-year performances in H1 (first half) 2017, with five of the top 10 delivering standout double-digit growth. India continued to top the list of traffic generators, … Read more

Israel records 79 per cent growth in Indian arrivals in June

Israel records 79 per cent growth in Indian arrivals in June The Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) conducts the roadshow across six Indian cities  In continuation of its plan to increase the number of Indian arrivals to the country, the Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT), conducted their second roadshow for 2017 in India.  The roadshow … Read more

VFS Global opens first Chinese Visa Application Service Center in the Middle East

VFS Global opens first Chinese Visa Application Service Center in the Middle East Travellers to P. R. China can apply for visas at a centrally located centre in the WAFI Mall, Dubai The first-ever ‘Chinese Visa Application Service Center’ in the Middle East was launched at the centrally located WAFI Mall in Dubai, making China … Read more

MGM COTAI unveils spectacular MICE pre-opening offer

MGM COTAI unveils spectacular MICE pre-opening offer MGM COTAI has the innovative meeting spaces and services to make your event an experience you’ll never forget. Book an event valued at HKD/MOP 50,000 or above before December 31, 2017 to earn one or more of these spectacular offers: • Complimentary rooms • Complimentary room upgrades • … Read more

OTOAI elects MahendraVakharia as Association President

OTOAI elects MahendraVakharia as Association President Outbound Tour Operators Association of India (OTOAI) has announced the elections results. MahendraVakharia, MD of Pathfinders Holidays Pvt Ltd has been elected as the President of the Association for the term of 2017-19. While HimanshuPatil, Director for Kesari Tours takes the charge as Vice President of the Association, Chitra … Read more