Anil Singh

STB: elevating family travel

Amid an era of transformation, Singapore Tourism Board is poised for a dynamic leap into 2024. The tourism board unveils an extensive blueprint to increase tourist numbers from India. TT Bureau In a pivotal move, which is set to redefine the Singapore Tourism Board’s (STB) presence in India, Markus Tan …

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Treading trending Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep has gained spotlight as a key domestic travel destination following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to the archipelago. Experts feel the destination needs better infrastructural facilities to cash in on its potential. Janice Alyosius & Hazel Jain The mesmerizing island group of Lakshadweep in the Arabian Sea has …

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Think local, says Pittie

Rikant Pittie, Co-Founder, EaseMyTrip, reflects on the year gone by, plans for the company & the travel startup landscape in India. Hazel Jain What is your prime focus right now? With the Indian Angels show, I got the opportunity to pursue my interest in helping startups and aspiring entrepreneurs on …

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New Year mantra: Tech & tie-ups

Without adaptability, extinction is a real possibility. The new generation of entrepreneurs and chief executive officers in the travel and hospitality sector believe in agility and innovation; they encourage the industry as a fraternity to think differently and do things differently, so that they just don’t survive but thrive in …

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Experts up for India weddings?

Wedding industry shows support to the PM’s view on Indian families organising nuptials abroad and appeals to the Union Government to create infrastructure in the country for preventing the trend. Suhani Sood Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently urged wealthy Indian families going abroad to organise their wedding ceremonies to give …

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MOT wraps 2023 with roundtable

Ministry keen on building public private partnerships Manisha Saxena, Director General, Tourism, Government of India, talks about how public private partnerships (PPP) will be instrumental in developing destinations in the country. TT Bureau The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India (GoI), recently organised a roundtable conference in New Delhi, which …

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Boost to India-UK tourism

‘Destination Britain India 2023’, VisitBritain’s first trade mission was held in India after three years. The three-day event connected 75 top Indian buyers with UK travel service providers. Janice Alyosius Travel trade and industry suppliers from Britain showcased the country as a premier travel destination during the VisitBritain’s trade mission …

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