Tag Archives: TAAI

Starrs lights up the Indian sky

Oman Air’s new Chief Commercial Officer, Paul Starrs, was in India recently to meet the airline’s top agency partners and discuss new routes and strategies for the India market. In an interview with TRAVTALK, he talks about his perception of the market and how he plans to tap its potential. …

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1 year of GST: Sore still?

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) came into effect in July 2017 and shook the entire travel industry. While many said that it simplified processes, others believed that it deviated from the ‘One nation One tax’ idea. TT Bureau EM Najeeb, Senior Vice President, Indian Association of Tour Operators “A …

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Trade vows to promote Kashmir

Post the TAAI Convention in Srinagar, the delegates including travel agents, hoteliers and service providers, have promised to promote Kashmir aggressively in their respective regions. TT Bureau Balbir Mayal, MD, New Airways Travels The convention is a platform where industry issues can be addressed. The association can make a note …

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TAAI opts for the right click

A new app ‘TAAI Connect’ was launched for members at the 64th TAAI Convention held in Srinagar, J&K. The association also declared 2018 as its Visit Kashmir year. Sunil Kumar, President, TAAI, tells more. TT Bureau Ecstatic on the response of organising the convention in Kashmir, Sunil Kumar reveals that …

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J&K hopes to revive tourism

At the 64th Travel Agents Association of India Convention in Srinagar, Mehbooba Mufti, Chief Minister, J&K along with Tassaduq Hussain Mufti, Minister for Tourism, J&K, instils her faith in travel agents to help revive tourism in the Valley. Nisha Verma Mehbooba Mufti welcomed the TAAI delegates to the state and …

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J&K trade pins hopes on TAAI

The TAAI Convention proved to be successful with overbookings and rave reviews. Travel agents and members of the organising committee share their expectations and outcomes of the event. TT Bureau Mahmood Ahmed Shah, Director Tourism, Kashmir With an attempt to dilute negativity about the destination, TAAI’s visit to J&K is …

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TAAI team ecstatic with response

The office bearers and Managing Committee (MC) members of TAAI celebrate the success of the convention by opening up about the myriad offerings of J&K as well as the informative business sessions. Nisha Verma Sanjay Narula, Vice President, TAAI With a renewed interest in Kashmir, I believe the opportunity is …

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Keeping inbound flag flying high

Lauding the recently held TAAI Convention in Srinagar, EM Najeeb, India Travel Award Winner and MD, Air Travel Enterprises India, said that the right promotion, change of perception and enabling environment by the government is key to growth of tourism in the country. TT Bureau MOT, an enabler Lauding the …

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Heritage sojourn in Jordan

History and religion are major attractions in Jordan for the India market, besides activities like adventure, eco-tourism, sports events and MiCE. TT Bureau Jordan attracts a lot of Indian travellers–families for leisure, and cultural trips, youth for adventure and sport activities, business and corporate for meetings and incentive travel, ecotourism …

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Future of J&K post Convention

“This convention is a comprehensive programme providing networking in all aspects of tourism. The schedule is designed to provide value to our members. Besides networking, the most important benefit we are looking forward to is to showcase Kashmir as a fascinating and safe destination. Our colleagues in Srinagar have become …

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