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Parry Travels launches online travel portal

Chennai, Feb 6 (IBNS): Parry Travels, the Travel Services Division of Parry Enterprises India Ltd. (part of the INR 243 billion Murugappa Group), launched its Online Travel Portal www.parryyatra.com on Friday.

Indigo comes up with special offers to compete with SpiceJet

New Delhi, Feb 5 (IBNS): To take on its rival SpiceJet, budget carrier IndiGo on Thursday announced all-inclusive fares starting Rs 1,499.

First UN conference on tourism and culture opens in Cambodia, seeks to build partnerships

New York, Feb 5 (IBNS) Aimed at bringing together Ministers of Tourism and Ministers of Culture to identify key opportunities and challenges for stronger cooperation between the fields, two United Nations agencies launched the First World Conference on Tourism and Culture on Wednesday in the shadow of the legendary Angkor Wat temple, in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

First UN conference on tourism and culture opens in Cambodia, seeks to build partnerships

New York, Feb 5 (IBNS) Aimed at bringing together Ministers of Tourism and Ministers of Culture to identify key opportunities and challenges for stronger cooperation between the fields, two United Nations agencies launched the First World Conference on Tourism and Culture on Wednesday in the shadow of the legendary Angkor Wat temple, in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

World tourism tops 1.1 billion in 2014, contributing to global economic recovery-UN

New York, Jan 28 (IBNS) The number of international tourists reached 1.13 billion in 2014, 51 million more than in 2013, on trend for the fifth consecutive year of above average growth since the 2009 economic crisis, the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced today.

SRK likely to feature in new tourism television campaign by WB

Kolkata, Jan 27 (IBNS): Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is likely to feature in the forthcoming new tourism television campaign for West Bengal.

Mahesh Sharma assures tourism, airline industries to address their concerns

New Delhi, Jan 23 (IBNS): Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma has said that the coordination between tourism and airlines industries is crucial for promoting tourism in the country.

Emirates to launch 13th weekly flight to Kolkata

Kolkata, Jan 19 (IBNS): Dubai-based international airline Emirates on Monday announced it will add a 13th weekly flight between Kolkata and Dubai from March.

Kolkata Airport starts VISA on arrival based on ETA

Kolkata, Jan 13 (IBNS): Kolkata Airport has now started facility for 'Visa on Arrival based on Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA)' for 43 countries.

It's February fun, Canadian style

Ottawa, Jan 12 (IBNS): With the onset of winter, Ottawa transforms itself into a magical, winter wonderland with the highlight being the Rideau Canal Skateway.

Gulmarg: The snow queen

Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir, once the darling of Bollywood, is once again seeing footfalls from filmmakers and tourists alike as it emerges as one of the top skiing destinations of Asia, reports Kavita Suri

Air Arabia to open new international hub in Jordan

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS): Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, announced Monday that it will open a new international hub at Amman Queen Alia International Airport in Jordan, its fifth fixed-based operation globally, following the acquisition of a 49 per cent stake in Petra Airlines.

New Cathay Pacific Lounge opens at Tokyo's Haneda Airport

New York, Dec 22 (IBNS): Cathay Pacific is unveiling a brand-new lounge experience for passengers travelling out of Tokyo International Airport Haneda from Dec 9.

Taiwan voted 'Best Value Destination' for 2015 by Lonely Planet

New Delhi, Dec 22 (Not in Town) Lonely Planet has voted Taiwan as one of the top contenders for the 'Best Value Destination' for 2015 – a title that fits this beautiful island like a glove!

International tourism on track to end 2014 with record numbers

Madrid, Dec 19 (IBNS) International tourism is set to hit a new record by the end of 2014 with over 1.1 billion international tourists travelling the world in one single year.