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  • SA tourism is one of the few tourism boards in India to have a standalone digital presence: Sthembiso Dlamini, COO, SAT

    As the eighth largest international source market for tourist arrivals to South Africa, India figures big in South African Tourism's future graph. Sthembiso Dlamini, COO, South African Tourism elucidates...

  • At no point do we want to make South Africa cheap, but we want to make it affordable, reachable, accesssible and memorable: Neliswa Nkani

    Neliswa Nkani, the newly appointed hub head for Middle East, India and Southeast Asia is raring to grow the India market and take up the challenges that await her...

  • ICPB: Kolkata calling

    The 11th ICPB (India Convention Promotion Bureau) convention concluded on a positive note in Kolkata recently, with the opening of the first ICPB State Chapter, and showcased the MICE...

  • On the right Meridian in Al Aqah

    It's that part of the UAE which is both classic and contemporary, a place that offers luxury with character. Fujairah and within it the Al Aqah region aims to...

  • Strengthening Indian aviation

    The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the Government of India to maximise the potential contribution of aviation to India’s development by addressing infrastructure...

  • Passport to the future: Can Blockchain revolutionise business travel ?

    Andrew Jordan, executive vice president and chief technology officer, Carlson Wagonlit Travel shares how Blockchain can impact travel by streamlining the processes

  • Integrate, Inspire and Innovate to promote Kashmir as a global tourist destination: TAAI

    The 64th TAAI Annual Convention held at Srinagar focused on strengthening industry leadership in the field of aviation, inbound and outbound tourism, MICE and tapping of technology to digitally...

  • Do you have an appetite for a BUFFET?

    PATA launches food waste campaign

  • Social? That’s for consumers. For travel companies, social media means business

    As digital channels mature in scope and power, the industry needs to catch up

  • Investing in the heart of Incredible India

    This year's Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart (MPTM) sought to promote the state as a year round destination and to attract private investors to invest in hotels and tourism amenities

  • New milestones in business travel

    In 2016, India became the world's 8th largest business travel market. Global Business Travel Association's annual flagship and education event organised in Mumbai last month

  • Exclusive Interview: Michael W McCormick

    In an exclusive interaction with Express TravelWorld, Michael W McCormick, executive director and COO, GBTA shared his strong belief that the India market will continue to grow

  • Anantara in the Emerald Isle

    The newly opened Anantara Kalutara Resort and Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort in Sri Lanka are perfectly positioned for Indian weddings and the MICE segment, offering celebrated brand luxury...

  • Where are the ARRs heading?

    One of the most-awaited highlights of every FHW exposition is the Hospitality Think Tank - GM’s Conclave. FHW Bengaluru this year saw the GMs of six well known properties...

  • Space tourists and NASA astronauts both require similar services

    A space hotel design by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) recently won a prestigious NASA graduate design competition. MIT's Managed, Reconfigurable, In-space Nodal Assembly (MARINA) project was designed as...

  • The power of the connected aircraft

    By Neelu Khatri, president, Honeywell Aerospace India

  • The roadmap for Odisha

    With a view to promote Odisha on the domestic and international front, the second edition of Odisha Tourism Conclave highlighted the basic tourism infrastructure needs of the state

  • We want the government to open a world class convention centre Bhubaneswar

    Continuing with its expansion plans in Odisha, Swosti Group will launch Swosti Chilika Resort, the premium luxury resort at Chilika Lake this month. Speaking...

  • Redefining airport luxury services

    Limousine rides to the airport, free meals at restaurants and easy lounge access, the dynamics of airport luxury are changing drastically with Dreamfolks. As one of India's leading providers...

  • Using traveller data wisely

    It is important for travel and hospitality companies to use traveller data with great discretion so that it makes their guests comfortable and does not...

  • A Tall Story

    At a height of 355m, with 1,608 guest rooms, 72 floors and 14 F&B outlets, JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, is the tallest hotel in the world, and Dubai's...

  • Responsible luxury in Coorg

    Creating a fine balance between luxury and responsible tourism, The Ibnii is an eco resort in Coorg that takes its sustainable role seriously. From recycling cement sacks to rainwater...

  • Wanted: A marketing body for MICE in Maharashtra

    Hoteliers in Mumbai and Pune want the Maharashtra government to set up a marketing body to promote the state as a MICE destination

  • #OMGB, it’s in Pune!

    Destination Britain India 2017, VisitBritain’s largest, flagship event in India was held for the first time in a Tier 2 city – Pune. The event saw more than 75...

  • A Hidden jewel in the heart of Incredible India

    After a successful first edition of Jal Mahotsav, the Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation turned the activity-based event into a month-long festival this year on the incredibly beautiful...

  • High impact deliberations

    The 8th annual Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) conference held in Mumbai recently saw industry leaders deliberate and discuss the critical issues that are having far reaching impact on...

  • Tomorrow Begins Now

    The 63rd TAAI Annual Convention held at Abu Dhabi highlighted the fast growing travel trends in the industry while laying focus on how agents can tap on new opportunities....