Category: Middle East

Dubai Business Events target MICE segment from India

Dubai Business Events conducted a three-city roadshow in Mumbai, New Delhi and Bengaluru, majorly targeting the MICE segment from India. Dubai Business Events is a part of Dubai Tourism primarily focusing on the Business segment. Speaking exclusively to Travel News Digest, Karina Lance, Senior Manager – Sales and Convention Services, Dubai Business Events said, “80% […]

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Air Arabia launches new route to Prague in Czech Republic

Air Arabia has announced the introduction of its new European destination, Prague in Czech Republic, direct from Sharjah, UAE. Air Arabia’s inaugural flight to the city will commence on December 11. Flights to Prague will operate five times a week from 13 destinations in India including Jaipur, Kochi, Nagpur, Coimbatore, Thiruvananthapuram, Goa, Kozhikode, Hyderabad, New […]

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Israel Ministry of Tourism conducts a roadshow in Kolkata

Israel Ministry of Tourism (IMOT) conducted a roadshow in Kolkata on August 29 to enhance commercial ties with the Indian travel trade fraternity. The 20 member delegation, comprising of destination management companies (DMCs) from Israel interacted with over 100 key travel and tour operators, MICE providers, up-market leisure operators and media personnel. The event started […]

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Iran eases visa on arrival for Indian travellers

As per directive issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Indian travellers can now obtain visas on arrival in all 12 international airports in Iran. Nationals of all countries, except for those from Colombia, Somalia, USA, UK, Canada, Bangladesh, Jordan, Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan, holding valid ordinary passports and wishing to visit Iran’s mainland, can […]

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Israel opens Visa Application Centre in Kolkata

In an effort to encourage more Indian travellers to visit Israel, the Embassy of Israel in India has opened a Kolkata Israel Visa Application Centre for West Bengal and North Eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura. Additionally, visa applications in the jurisdiction under the New Delhi centre are also […]

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Dubai receives 8.10 million tourists in first half of 2018

Dubai welcomed a record 8.10 million international overnight tourists during the first six months of 2018, representing a consistent increase on the same period last year. Figures released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) have confirmed the continued success of the emirate’s tourism sector, which at the end of 2017 was […]

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Qatar Tourism organises roadshow in India for the first time

Qatar Tourism, for the first time, organised roadshow in India in Mumbai and Delhi last week. More than 10 participants were a part of this roadshow who showcased the attractions of Qatar, hotels and various packages. Qatar International Adventures, The Ritz Carlton Doha, Radisson Blu Hotel Doha, Sheraton Grand Doha, The Torch Doha, FAL Travelmart, […]

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Qatar Airways launches Qsuite on Mumbai and Bengaluru routes

Qatar Airways announced recently that its award-winning Business Class experience, Qsuite, is now available on flights to and from Mumbai and Bengaluru. Patented by Qatar Airways, Qsuite features the industry’s first-ever double bed available in Business Class, as well as private cabins for up to four people with privacy panels that stow away, allowing passengers […]

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Fairfest Media Ltd. conducts sales mission workshop in GCC nations

Fairfest Media Ltd., organisers of India’s leading travel trade show OTM, BLTM and TTF conducted a sales mission workshop in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) countries last month to thank the partners from the Gulf who have been a part of the company’s success story over the years. The workshop focused on leveraging business relations […]

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Dubai Tourism hosts four city roadshow in India

The roadshow is aimed to boost tourism from the Indian market and share insights into the upcoming 2020 Expo Dubai Tourism today embarked on its 4-city roadshow as part of its strategy to further boost the number of visitors to Dubai from India. With the first roadshow kicking off from Kolkata, the event will be […]

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