The Indian tourism and hospitality industry will account for 7 per cent of the country’s GDP in 2015, a study said.
“In 2014, the tourism sector contributed Rs 7.64 trillion to the GDP an... »
Women are more open to researching and booking hotels online compared to men, according to findings of a survey conducted by Google India and TNS Research. The survey, which covered 3,70... »
In a first of its kind initiative in the country, the Gujarat government is promoting a tour package covering major industrial installations which have earned global acclaim for the state.
India needs to drive the travel and tourism sector as it has a huge multiplier effect with respect to job creation, said Amitabh Kant, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Min... »
Airfares to cities like Paris and Zurich have also plummeted »
Once a favourite of French colonials and the elites of Phnom Penh, the seaside town of Kep preserves a Cambodia different from its touristy temples and killing fields
To tap into the growing middle class, travel services provider Thomas Cook is working on a model to reach out to its customers by setting up small outlets in high footfall areas such as malls and... »
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The bumpy and uncomfortable ride over sand dunes to reach Dhanushkodi, the south-eastern tip of Tamil Nadu’s Pamban Island, will soon be history. Work on a 5-km last mile road connectiv... »
A large number of Indians have travel plans for this year, with a majority of them indicating that they may increase their spending, says a survey.
“More than half (53 per cent) the Indi... »
With the decline in euro, Ireland is looking to attract Indian students as well as travellers, James Reilly, Minister for Child and Youth Affairs, said. “We have around 1,800 post-gr... »