In-the-Issue

A Burst of Innovative Culinary Flair

New Delhi: Housed in a modern glass and steel structure, Oxygen Dining Room at Cross Chiang Mai Riverside is flanked on one side by several towering 120-year-old tamarind trees and by the Ping river on the other. The award-winning restaurant provides an elegant escape for discerning diners who crave Thai …

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Industry feels manpower pinch

The travel and tourism sector is facing shortage of skilled manpower. Experts share their views on what can be done to deal with the problem—which will not go away anytime soon. Suhani Sood Many companies in the travel and tourism sector are feeling the pinch due to shortage of skilled …

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Philippines roadshow in Chennai a resounding success Receives positive reaction from industry, promotes destination

Chennai: Yet another exciting roadshow was held in the South Indian city of Chennai by the Philippines Tourism, which received a positive response from the industry. The dedication of the Philippines Tourism to promote its destinations and culture was brough to the fore. Important industry professionals and stakeholders participated in …

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Philippines tourism takes the spotlight with their Kolkata Roadshow Revives confidence in the nation as an attractive tourist destination

Kolkata: The Philippines Tourism organized another runaway roadshow in Kolkata, which earned an exceptional response from the industry. The roadshow showcased the commitment of the Philippines Tourism to promoting their charming destinations and cultural allures. The event provided a platform for stakeholders, industry professionals, and enthusiasts to come together and …

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‘Beware of visa frauds’

Prabuddha Sen, Chief Operating Officer for South Asia, VFS Global, urges the travel trade fraternity to caution their clients against visa frauds and incorrect documentation and encourage them to apply for visa in advance. Hazel Jain Prabuddha Sen, Chief Operating Officer (COO) for South Asia, VFS Global, speaking on the …

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Economic outlook in transit phase

Andrew Staples, Regional Head (APAC), Policy & Insights, Economist Impact, discusses the global economic outlook at PATA’s Annual Summit in Nepal. World faces a new set of challenges, as it gradually recovers from the pandemic, he says TT Bureau As the global tourism industry strives to recover from the COVID-19 …

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Save 40% on off-season travel

‘Escapes by Globus’ offers exclusive itineraries for off-season. Travellers can save up to 40 per cent compared to peak-season itineraries to European and many other hotspots. TT Bureau Offering the ideal solution for agents looking to boost year-end sales, Globus family of brands has launched vacations during the winter season. …

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Infra upgrade for Meghalaya

Meghalaya has secured $79.05 million grant from New Development Bank for the Meghalaya Ecotourism Infrastructure Development Project to boost tourism infrastructure in the state. TT Bureau The Meghalaya Ecotourism Infrastructure Development Project (MEIDP) is an externally aided project (EAP) funded by the New Development Bank (NDB) with a total project …

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J&K’s adventure biz gets G20 boost

The G20 summit acted as a catalyst for Jammu and Kashmir’s adventure tourism sector, providing hotels and tour operators an excellent opportunity to showcase their diverse offerings to a global audience. They have started to tap into the growing popularity of adventure tourism, aiming to position the region as a …

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