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  • Wednesday, February, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 01:31:04
  • GST rate cut on hotel accommodation service will boost tourism sector: Tourism Minister Prahlad Singh Patel

    Union Tourism Minister Prahlad Singh Patel has said, GST rate cut on hotel accommodation service will boost tourism sector. He was addressing curtain-raiser press conference on Indian Tourism Mart (ITM) in New Delhi today. ITM is being organized with the objective of positioning the tourism destinations and products of the country in international source markets. […]

    ‘LegalKart’ – India’s first practice management mobile app for legal professionals launched in the country

    As per the data from the Bar Council of India, there are about 20 lakh registered Lawyers in India and the growth rate with which new professionals are joining the profession is about 4% per year. Contrary to the advent and disruption due to the deep penetration of technology in our lives, more than 95 […]

    Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort & Spa to organize Sixth ‘Run to Give’ Charity Run this September

    Chennai:  Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort & Spa, part of Marriott International, will organise the sixth annual ‘Run to Give’ charity run in Chennai on September 22, 2019. Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort & Spa will join other Marriott International hotels across 23 countries and territories concurrently in Asia Pacific for this fund-raising initiative. Since the event inaugurated […]

    Yangon International Airport welcomes IndiGo’s inaugural flight from Kolkata

    YANGON, Myanmar: Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited (“YACL”), operator of Yangon International Airport (“YIA”), today welcomes the inaugural flight of Indian air carrier IndiGo from Kolkata to YIA, marking the first scheduled daily flight from any Indian city to the gateway to Myanmar. IndiGo will operate an Airbus A320, which can accommodate 180 passengers, for the […]

    GoAir creates history in the Indian aviation sector – adjudged most punctual airline for 12 months in a row

    Mumbai: According to data released by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) GoAir – India’s fastest growing airline – has emerged as the most punctual airline in August 2019, thereby creating history in the Indian aviation sector. This is the 12th month in a row that GoAir has achieved the distinction of being on top of […]

    Travel & Tourism Fair, TTF flags-off busy Diwali and winter holiday travel season

    by Sachin Murdeshwar Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF), India’s biggest travel trade show network commences today at Messe Global Laxmi Lawns, Magarpatta. After three packed shows in Ahmedabad, Surat and Mumbai, Pune is the last stop in four-city TTF West series and provides a vital networking platform for buyers and sellers to explore business opportunities […]

    Marriott International Signs Agreement To Introduce The Ritz-Carlton Brand To Montenegro

    BETHESDA, MD  :  Marriott International, Inc., today announced the signing of a milestone agreement with Northstar D.O.O. to bring The Ritz-Carlton brand to Montenegro. Under the plan funded by Al Yasra, The Ritz-Carlton, Montenegro and The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Montenegro are scheduled to bring the brand’s unrivalled elegance and legendary service to the country in 2023. “With […]

    Goa survives a turbulent first half of 2019

    Jaideep Dang, MD, JLL Hotels and Hospitality Group First half of (January to June) 2019 has been a tough period for Goa, wherein room night demand dropped by 4.4% as compared to the corresponding period in 2018. Major contributors to this slowdown have been the grounding of Jet Airways in April, grounding of Boeing 737 […]

    Etihad Airways Together With Abu Dhabi Airports Becomes First Airline And The First Airport In The Region To Trial The Use Of Autonomous Wheelchairs

      By Sachin Murdeshwar Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates has launched an innovative trial of autonomous wheelchairs at Abu Dhabi International Airport, in advance of its move to the new Midfield Terminal. The trial is a partnership between Etihad Airways and Abu Dhabi Airports […]

    The World’s Most Diverse City Isn’t New York or London – It’s Toronto

    Author: Josh Schachnow, CEO, Visto   Londoners may have been disappointed to learn in 2017 that their city was no longer the world’s most diverse, but to Torontonians, the news came as little surprise. For much of the 20th century, London and New York could argue over which city ought to hold the title. But […]