May 12, 2021 12:59 PM IST
Maldives recorded over 1500 new infections on May 11 that took the total tally to over 38,000 cases.
- May 10, 2021 05:44 PM IST
Across Himachal Pradesh, tourism sector has been hit due to resurgence of the health crisis. The state is placed under a lockdown till May 17.
- Mar 23, 2021 05:46 PM IST
With its lush landscape, distinctive trees, unique animals and turquoise waters home to dolphins, Yemen is hoping its Socotra archipelago will become a dream destination despite the country's nightmarish conflict.
- Mar 12, 2021 08:34 PM IST
Thailand is offering this option to visitors in a hope to help bring 1.8 billion baht in yacht tourism revenue. The South East Asian nation relies heavily on tourism which was banned last year to limit the spreading of the virus.
- Mar 04, 2021 06:37 PM IST
The company estimates that among the four million hosts globally, over 55 percent or more than two million hosts on its platform, are women.
- Mar 02, 2021 05:41 PM IST
The minister said the government's initiatives such as collateral-free automatic loans for business, including MSMEs, and Rs 50,000 crore-equity infusion through MSME Fund of Funds, which benefits companies with higher credit ratings, will generate tremendous business opportunities.
- Feb 13, 2021 01:05 PM IST
Bookings for flights to the Maldives are progressively being opened up on all channels including mobile app as well as through travel agents.
- Feb 12, 2021 10:58 AM IST
CPSE Sagarmala Development Company has invited Expressions of Interest from airline operators for the same
- Jan 25, 2021 08:01 PM IST
Job seekers' appetite for tourism jobs also plummeted as job searches on Indeed were down 31 per cent in 2020 compared to the previous year.
- Jan 03, 2021 03:12 PM IST
2020 was an extraordinary year, a year that gave rise to a new, resilient and different world.
- Dec 21, 2020 04:40 PM IST
With business coming almost to a standstill, the travel and tourism industry players want the government to provide targeted support to the sector till vaccine-based confidence comes, to help them meet their operating costs and retain jobs.
- Dec 21, 2020 02:19 PM IST
This most Moghul of all Moghul cities in the sub-continent, and indeed the world, is strangely without tourists for the first time and it does not make a pretty picture.
- Dec 20, 2020 07:38 PM IST
Prahlad Patel said the aim is to ensure that foreign nationals seeking medical treatment in India can arrive here with their own insurance which would be recognised by all health centres here.
- Dec 09, 2020 12:51 PM IST
The most important role in kick-starting tourism lies with the state governments who need to start working together with the industry more than ever to create strong public-private partnerships to maximise the impact
- Nov 29, 2020 04:48 PM IST
Talking to PTI, Goa Airport's Director Gagan Malik said the number of domestic flights are also increasing amid the unlock process, even as scheduled and chartered international travel continues to remain suspended.
- Nov 27, 2020 07:51 PM IST
According to the NSO data released on Friday, the gross value added (GVA) from trade, hotel, transport, communication & services related to broadcasting fell by 15.6 percent at constant prices in July - September quarter year-on-year against a 7 percent year-on-year decline in the overall real GVA for the second quarter.
- Nov 02, 2020 07:51 PM IST
Forest officials, along with elephant trainers who are known locally as 'mahouts', performed a small ceremony on Sunday before the resumption of the safaris. A local priest, in a Hindu blessing, smeared vermillion on the forehead of the elephants as they prepared to receive their first riders after a long gap.
- Oct 09, 2020 06:03 PM IST
More than 45 percent of China’s 1.4 billion people traveled during the holiday, which began October 1. They spent 466.6 billion yuan ($69.5 billion), according to data from China’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
- Sep 26, 2020 08:19 PM IST
Searches by job seekers saw a 30 percent increase between May and August 2020, according to a report by global job site Indeed.
- Sep 06, 2020 03:42 PM IST
Raymond's Chairman and Managing Director of Gautam Singhania said India should look at “opening up incoming tourists” to help revive the tourism sector
- Aug 24, 2020 07:32 PM IST
The fish, which takes about eight months to reach full size, is a popular ingredient in dishes in southern India and the Middle East.
- Jul 27, 2020 10:41 PM IST
European countries started opening up to each other's tourists in mid-June, but recent events have shown that the new freedom to travel is subject to setbacks.
- Jul 24, 2020 04:45 PM IST
The states that have opened their borders for the visitors include Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Goa, and Madhya Pradesh, according to the survey by Neta App.
- Jul 02, 2020 03:16 PM IST
There is, however, a precondition for those who wish to visit the much-popular beach getaway- either carry COVID-19 negative certificates to enter the state or get tested at the border and undergo quarantine at a state-run facility till the results arrive.