Zhangjiajie Tourism forays into the India market

  Zhangjiajie Tourism Group, together with Tourism Representations, organises the debut roadshow in India. The two-city roadshow was hosted in New Delhi yesterday and would be in Mumbai, today, supervised by Vishal Yadav, Director of Tourism Representations that brought in around nine suppliers from China’s new destination to encourage the travel trade in rerouting Indian … Read more

Lithuania visa services now available in India through VFS Global

VFS Global has rolled out Lithuania visa services in New Delhi, India, to cater to travellers from India visiting the European country. H.E. Julius Pranevičius, Ambassador of Lithuania to India and Giedrius Kazakevičius, Director of the Consular Department of the Lithuania Ministry of Foreign Affairs formally inaugurated the new Lithuania Visa Application Centre in the … Read more

Africa the ‘second fastest growing tourism region in the world’

Travel and tourism remained one of the key growth drivers of Africa’s economy, contributing 8.5 per cent of the GDP in 2018; equivalent to $194.2 billion. According to the 2019 Jumia Hospitality Report for Africa, this growth record placed the continent as the second-fastest growing tourism region in the world, with a growth rate of … Read more

“Taste of Malaysia Festival” brings the Malaysian platter to the Indian tourists

The High Commission of Malaysia and ITC Maurya Hotel, New Delhi are working in collaboration with Tourism Malaysia by welcoming all guests to experience delicious Malaysian cuisine during the Taste of Malaysia Food & Culture Festival, which started on September 21 and will continue till 26 September 2019. The festival, held at The Pavilion Restaurant, … Read more

Jamaica Tourist Board enhances commitment towards India Market; re-appoints TRAC as India Rep.

 Jamaica is a land of unique culture, engaging activities, breath-taking landscapes, and warm-welcoming people. The destination presents a magnificent palette of experiences, a kaleidoscope of colours and sounds that make the island the most precious jewel in the Caribbean. One of the world’s naturally gifted locations for adventure enthusiasts. With its glorious vistas and verdant … Read more

Dubai welcomes 8.36 million overnight visitors in H1

Dubai welcomed 8.36 million international overnight visitors in the first six months of 2019, posting a positive three per cent in tourism volume growth compared to the same period last year. India once again led the pack, drawing the highest half year volumes with 997,000 visitors – particularly noteworthy given the severe air traffic and … Read more

TAT announces five new national parks in Thailand

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce that Thailand has added five new national parks around the country during 2016 to 2019 since the start of the reign of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun (King Rama X). This is also in accordance with Thailand’s 20-Year National Strategic Plan, which targets increasing … Read more

Taiwan Tourism Bureau gets on track with the Mumbai Metro

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau (TTB) has partnered with the Mumbai Metro, a rapid transit system serving the city of Mumbai, and the wider metropolitan region, to expand awareness of Taiwan as a destination and promote tourism. Dr. Trust Lin, Director, Taiwan Tourism Bureau, SingaporeOffice, flagged off the train wrapped in colourful campaign images, on its … Read more

MMPRC appoints Think Strawberries as India market Representative

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation has appointed Think Strawberries as its Representative Office in India effective August 1, 2019. The company will implement the destination’s Marketing and PR strategy in the India market. Think Strawberries was the India Representative of MMPRC from 2013 to 2016 as well. Shikha Mishra – The PR & Media … Read more

VisitMalaysia 2020 roadshow kick starts in Amritsar

Malaysia kicked off the much anticipated VisitMalaysia 2020 campaign, in a roadshow covering three main cities of India, namely Amritsar, Mumbai and Hyderabad from July 22 to 25, 2019. Sulaiman Bin Suip, Director, Tourism Malaysia gracefully launched the roadshow in Hyatt Regency Hotel, Amritsar which welcomes the biggest tourism event in Malaysia, starting next year. … Read more