India

  • The average contribution to GDP was around 6.7% in 2009-2013

    Published on : Wednesday, July 19, 2017

    This was a reply to the letter written by BJP MP from Andhra Pradesh, Hari Babu Khambhapati, where he asked for the growth of GDP from the tourism sector. The reply was not negative, but it is constant.     …

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  • Dubai’s cruise tourism braces to draw 20 million tourists by 2020

    Published on : Monday, July 17, 2017

    Dubai Tourism is ready to jump on to the cruise industry’s bandwagon by getting all braced up to draw in 20 million tourists by the year 2020.   In the year 2016 to 2017, Dubai had been able to attract …

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  • New ticketing services by Indian Railways

    Published on : Monday, July 17, 2017

    Indian Railways has announced for the online Tatkal reservation facilities and the also clarified the terms and conditions of bookings.   Earlier, it was reported that some news media declared that there will be the new changes regarding the bookings …

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  • Kerala Government is now developing the luxury cruise

    Published on : Monday, July 17, 2017

    Kerala Government is focusing on the development of luxury river cruise tourism on the model of Nile Cruise by developing 450-km inland waterways from Hozdurg in the North to Kovalam in the South.     Cochin International Airport Ltd has …

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  • New app for the tourism sites in Jhalawar

    Published on : Friday, July 14, 2017

    Jhalawar is now boosting its tourism, by generating an app providing all the information for the tourists.     Jhalwar is the home district of the Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje Scindia. The district administration will soon launch a …

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  • Chennai hopes to save the hospitality sector

    Published on : Thursday, July 13, 2017

    The hospitality sector in Chennai is going under losses as there is a ban to sale the liquor on the highways.   Now this sector has sought the State Government to denotify highways within the city limits to reopen the …

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  • Deccan Odyssey’s Early Bird Offer is here to turn your dream into reality

    Published on : Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    Asia’s Leading Luxury Train, the Deccan Odyssey has made the most awaited announcement of the year. Rolling out its red carpet for discerning travellers around the world, India’s pride, Deccan Odyssey has unveiled its Early Bird Offer for journeys starting …

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  • Shipping Ministry sets committee for cruise tourism

    Published on : Tuesday, July 11, 2017

    The Central Shipping Ministry is now focusing on the cruise tourism for the generation of revenue and for this, the ministry has set up a committee to inspect and scrutinise on the opportunity for the growth of the cruise tourism …

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  • New tourism policies to change dynamics of cruise tourism

    Published on : Friday, July 7, 2017

    The changing dynamics of cruise tourism has been initiated by new tourism policies which are to be implemented this month. This will help in tapping potentials that will help in earning valuable foreign exchange and job creation.   The Union …

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  • India sees highest selfie-deaths in the world

    Published on : Friday, July 7, 2017

    A new research showed that India has had the highest number of selfie-related deaths.   The study between March 2014 and September 2016 shows that 60% of all the “selfie deaths”, where a person dies while trying to take a …

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  • Uttarakhand all set to launch supernatural tourism

    Published on : Friday, July 7, 2017

    “After the Union government’s initiation to begin a spiritual circuit, Uttarakhand said it was all prepared to endorse “mystical and supernatural” tourism.   To quote Satpal Maharaj, the state’s senior-most cabinet minister, while attending a FICCI tourism investors’ function in …

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  • Europe is preferred by Chandigarh residents

    Published on : Thursday, July 6, 2017

    The residents of Union Territory of India, Chandigarh prefer European countries for their vacations. The countries like United Kingdom, France, Switzerland and Germany are in maximum demand to the people of Chandigarh. The demand to travel Europe is raised to …

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  • India is growing in Wellness Tourism Industry

    Published on : Monday, July 3, 2017

    Wellness tourism in India is now fast growing and India ranked 12th in global wellness tourism map.   This global wellness tourism market is dominated by the countries like United States, Germany, China, Japan, India and France. Chennai is hub …

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  • India witnessing a boom in international & domestic tourism

    Published on : Saturday, July 1, 2017

    In comparison to the last year, a considerably higher double-digit growth rate of Foreign Tourist Arrivals or FTA’s of 16.5 percent has been witnessed correspondingly in the month of January 2017 as it surpasses the growth rate of 6.8 percent …

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  • India expected to generate 6.5 million outbound luxury and MICE tourists annually by 2020

    Published on : Friday, June 30, 2017

    By 2020, India is estimated to generate 6.5 million outbound luxury and MICE tourists annually, strengthening the country’s influence as a key source market for MICE and luxury travel.   Supporting travel and tourism businesses as they capitalize on the …

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  • Jatras to be held at state cultural hub for tourism

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    The state government with a unique initiation is all geared up to host jatras (folk theatre) in different cultural tourism hubs of Bengal. This was chalked out to make easy the restoration of jatra in front of an audience from …

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  • Centre Grants Approval for Airport at Jewar in Greater Noida

    Published on : Monday, June 26, 2017

    The Government has granted in-principle approval for a greenfield airport at Jewar in Greater Noida in view of the rapidly growing flying requirements of the NCR region . Announcing this at a press conference in New Delhi today the Minister …

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  • India emerging as medical tourism hub with latest medical technologies at affordable costs

    Published on : Saturday, June 24, 2017

    Latest medical technologies at hospitals across India at lower costs are contributing greatly towards the country emerging as a premier medical tourism hub of the world.   Treatment provided in India from accredited facilities at par with any developed country …

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  • Positive Growth registered in both Domestic and Foreign Tourist visits during 2016

    Published on : Friday, June 23, 2017

    Market Research Division of Indian Ministry of Tourism compiles data on domestic and foreign tourist visits to States/Union Territories (UTs) received from Departments of Tourism of various State Governments and UT Administrations. Following are the salient features of the compilation …

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  • World Bank group and Airbnb signs partnership to boost rural tourism

    Published on : Friday, June 23, 2017

    Airbnb and The World Bank group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), validating their combined efforts to boost the tourism industries of the developing economies.   With an aim to boost rural tourism, community-driven hospitality company Airbnb announced their …

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