The government hopes that the 12th edition of conventions India conclave, a premier international meet on MICE tourism, to be held at Kochi from August 29-31 will help boost MICE tourism.
HC refuses to quash charges against MakeMyTrip, its CEO and AVP; travel firm Ezeego alleged that the AVP created fake Ezeego domains to divert clients.
There has been an uptick in business travel to China as entrepreneurs and businesses keen to take advantage of opportunities.
This year’s June travel spend accounted for 42% of the foreign exchange purchased by Indian individuals.
Hotels in Bengaluru are tailor-making travel itineraries for such bleisure travellers too.
Visitors from India to Australia reached 367,000 during the year ended May 2019, a 11% growth from the same period in the previous year.
Tourism minister, officials confident tourists will flock to J&K, Ladakh over time.
The minister also said his ministry has put in a request to reduce the visa fee for india.
Tourism, a major economic pillar of J& K, has stated facing the heat of uncertainty that can generate extra gain for other tourism destinations like Darjeeling or Sikkim in Eastern Himalayan region.
Tourism ministry submits plan to PMO, working on developing 17 sites announced in budget.
Far & Wide Talks are on with Cox & Kings promoter Peter Kerkar and 21% stakeholder Yes Bank; valuation depends on lenders’ haircut.
While the global economy is expected to grow by 3.6% in 2020 – a raft of uncertainties are set to put a damper on pricing, as per the report.
Cash-strapped Cox & Kings has defaulted on debt obligations worth Rs 325 crore, four times in three weeks.
One can also spot the glistening peak of 6,993-metre high Machhapuchhre or Fish Tail, which is one of the few virgin mountains that one is not allowed to climb.
In 2018, the number of tourists had increased to around one lakh from just 300 in 2000.
Japanese airlines All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines will start direct flights to Tokyo from Chennai and Bengaluru, respectively, for the first time this year and next year, said Yusuke Yamamoto
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