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Destination Maldives picks Thomas Cook India to drive visitation

Thomas Cook India has signed an agreement with the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation to boost visits to the Maldives. The signing comes as...

Direct flights between India, Cambodia to take off

Cambodia and India have agreed to start direct flight connections and promote closer tourism exchanges and cooperation in all areas after the Covid-19 crisis...

Thomas Cook India targets luxury cruisers with Arctic and Antarctica expeditions

Thomas Cook India and its group company, SOTC Travel, have launched luxury cruise holidays to the polar extremes of the Arctic and Antarctica, targeting...

Mandatory vaccinations “discriminatory”, says WTTC chief

Setting Covid-19 vaccination mandates for travel is akin to workplace discrimination, claimed a high-level tourism official, who instead called for low-cost testing and better...

Building back better

What is the future of travel? At this very moment in 2019, my vision of the future was one of abundant travel opportunities, made...

India replaces China as the Maldives’ top source market amid pandemic

A resurgence of Covid-19 has not thwarted the travel plans of India’s super-rich, who are escaping the pandemic-ravaged region by flocking to the Maldives,...

Visit Maldives kicks off fam trip for Indian agents

Visit Maldives welcomed a group of travel agents from India yesterday (December 10), as part of a series of fam trips to boost Maldivian...

Fresh Covid curbs add to Indian hoteliers’ woes: HVS

A fresh set of restrictions imposed by several state governments across India amid a Covid surge is threatening the green shoots of recovery that...

Macau rolls out e-learning programme for Indian agents

The Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) in India has kicked off the Macao Specialist Program for travel agents, allowing the destination bureau to maintain...

IATA Travel Pass Key in final development phase

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) Travel Pass, a digital health passport that will support the safe reopening of borders, is now in the...