Publication: Express TravelWorld

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ITDC declares five per cent dividend

India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), the public sector undertaking under the aegis of the ministry of tourism, conducted its 49th Annual General Meeting at the Group’s flagship hotel, The Ashok, New Delhi. The highlight of the AGM was the declaration ... [Published Express TravelWorld - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Buddhist Conclave focuses on safety of tourists

The fourth International Buddhist Conclave, took place, for the first time in Bodh Gaya, Bihar from September 26- 28, 2014. The event witnessed participation from 21 nations and over 132 delegates were present. Inaugurated on the 27th by Shripad Naik, ... [Published Express TravelWorld - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Visit Florida launches apps to connect with international tourists

Visit Florida has introduced free official Florida guide apps for tablets. The overarching themes for the travel guides are beaches, theme parks and shopping, which represent the most popular desires of Florida’s international visitors. The content also ... [Published Express TravelWorld - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

ICICI Lombard launches travel trends survey

ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company has unveiled ‘ICICI Lombard Travel Trends 2014’ survey on the occasion of ‘World Tourism Day’. The survey focuses on revealing the behaviour pattern among travellers when it comes to international versus domestic ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Adlabs Aquamagica opens its gates to visitors

Located off the Mumbai-Pune Express Highway, Adlabs Aquamagica water park has finally opened its gates to visitors. Aquamagica coupled with Imagica, is spread over 138 acres and has been built in the Mykonos theme from the land of Greece. The rides  in ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Miami International and SITA deploy beacons throughout airport

SITA, an IT provider to the air transport industry, announced the registration and availability of beacons to users via the SITA Common-Use Beacon Registry which cover entrances, check-in, gate, baggage claim and valet parking zones throughout Miami International ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

IPE Global to prepare responsible tourism master plan for Chilika Lake

IPE Global has been awarded the work for the preparation of an outline regional responsible tourism master plan for the Chilika Lake and its catchment area under the Integrated Coastal Zone Management Project (ICZMP) of Odhisa. The contract awarded by ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Air Costa partners with TripFactory

Air Costa has announces its partnership with TripFactory.com, the online travel store that provides advice to travellers, and recommendations for trips with direct prices from travel suppliers. With this partnership, travellers can book holiday packages ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Corporate, Supplier
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

SilkAir to add supplementary flights from Bengaluru

SilkAir, the regional full-service carrier of Singapore Airlines, will operate with variable frequency from Bengaluru up to five times weekly from December 14, 2014 to January 18, 2015. Apart from flying on select weekdays, the airline will also fly on ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

ASSOCHAM proposes to setup ‘Buddhist Tourism Promotion Centre’

Buddhist heritage spans a long and rich history dating back almost 2,500 years. While Buddhism is followed by seven per cent of the world’s population, India holds the distinction of being the origin of the Buddhist philosophy and home to a number of ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Airports in Asia Pacific mark 3.5 per cent increase in passenger traffic

As per data compiled by Airports Council International (ACI), passenger traffic for the month of July 2014 maintained a steady growth rate with airports in Asia Pacific recording a year-on-year increase of plus 3.5 per cent, while airports in the Middle ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 18 2014]
Entities: Tokyo, Jakarta, Doha (Qatar)
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

‘The theme of KTM this year is to promote village experiences, weddings and MICE’

Abraham George, president, Kerala Travel Mart (KTM) Society elucidates on the upcoming KTM 2014 in Kochi and how it has evolved over the years By Steena JoyHow has KTM contributed to the growth of tourism in Kerala?KTM was started exclusively to market ... [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 15 2014]

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...Speaking at the launch, Shripad Naik, minister, tourism and culture, MoT stated, "We are developing tourism in India based on sustainability principles. In order to minimise the carbon footprint and ensure ecological balance, the ministry has launched STCI to have minimal impact on our environment.” Adding to the same, Girish Shankar, additional secretary, MoT, opined, “There is a need for fostering sustainable tourism keeping in mind the carrying capacity, policy, regulatory issues, environment, cultural and economic growth of the country.”"
...airline professionals cannot be solved by one company or in one region of the world," says Sherry Carbary, vice president, Boeing Flight Services. "This is a global issue that can only be solved by all of the parties involved - airlines, aircraft and training equipment manufacturers, training delivery organizations, regulatory agencies and educational institutions around the world" says Carbary...
"The support of the Kerala Government towards cruise tourism will be a major contributing factor"
...on how Vedic Village is positioned differently from any other conventional MICE or wedding locations in this part of the country, he elaborates, "”Guests mainly prefer to be away from their work during a family wedding but at the same time they would also like to be in close proximity to their work place in case of any emergency. Vedic Village with a Kolkata address ideally suits this requirement.” The resort has successfully conducted nearly 50-odd high-profile weddings over the last two wedding seasons with guests coming from across India and even abroad. The target is to take the number to 100 weddings soon."

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ICICI Lombard launches travel trends survey [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 29 2014]
Adlabs Aquamagica opens its gates to visitors [Published Express TravelWorld - Sep 26 2014]
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