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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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Seoul Tourism Organization ties knot to exhibit independently this IT&CMA 2018

Seoul Tourism Organization’s (STO) renewed purpose and focus on the Asia-Pacific market and the Seoul MICE industry will see the destination exhibit independently from the Korea contingent this IT&CMA 2018. The fully government-funded foundation’s mission has expanded from not only promoting Seoul as events and tourist destination but to also stimulating the city’s economy and […]

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Chaîne des Puys – Limagne fault Tectonic Arena now on the UNESCO World Heritage List

On July 2, 2018, during the 42nd session, the 21 States composing the World Heritage Committee decided to inscribe the Chaîne des Puys – Limagne fault Tectonic Arena on the UNESCO World Heritage List. This unique landscape now joins sites such as the Grand Canyon, the Okavango Delta, Kilimanjaro and the Great Barrier Reef on […]

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The World comes together to celebrate 100 years of Mandela

South Africa attracts an A-lister line up for Mandela Centenary celebrations July 18 (also known globally as Mandela Day) 2018 marks the passage of a century since the birth of the great South African revolutionary, Nelson Mandela. The Nelson Mandela Foundation is marking this year by investing their efforts in building a values-based society by […]

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TTF, India’s oldest and largest travel trade show predicts a busy Puja and Diwali season, with thundering success in Kolkata

TTF Kolkata, the oldest and biggest travel show network concluded on a high note today. The three-day travel show attracted excellent response from with more than 4000 travel trade visitors and over 8000 walk-in visitors conducting business with close to 430 exhibitors from 13 countries and 28 Indian states at the Netaji Indoor Stadium and […]

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Three-city Brand USA sales mission to be held in September

Brand USA is preparing for its seventh annual sales mission to India which is set for September 23-28, this year aimed at influencing the Indian residents to choose the US as their next travel destination. It also seeks to educate the India travel trade based out of Mumbai, New Delhi and Bengaluru about the endless […]

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India-Israel flight service a ‘historic moment’: Israeli Tourism Minister

Israeli Tourism Minister Yariv Levin on Friday termed the inauguration of the direct flight service between New Delhi and Tel Aviv as a historic moment. He further said the initiative would be very beneficial from the tourism perspective. “It is truly a historic moment in the relations of India and Israel. We will see many […]

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Brazil receives 6,588,770 international tourists in 2017

The tourism industry is one of the major economic generators for Brazil and in 2017 Brazil welcomed 6,588,770 international tourists, beating the records of 2016 with 6,546,696 tourists and 6,429,852 tourists in 2014. The increase in Brazil tourism last year can be mostly attributed to visitors from Brazil’s South American neighbours. In 2017, the number […]

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Australia crosses 3 lakh visitor arrivals from India in 2017

  Kathryn Kannampuzha | Mumbai As per the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), 302,200 Indians visited Australia in 2017, an increase of 15.4% over the previous year. Tourism Australia had set a target of 300,000 Indian arrivals by 2020 which has already been achieved three years ahead of the defined target date. India is currently […]

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India’s biggest travel show network TTF concludes Chennai & Bengaluru editions successfully

Facilitating the trade to meet and market their products for 29 years, TTF – the biggest travel show network in India, recently provided the much-needed opportunity to the travel industry from across India to connect and conduct business in Chennai and Bengaluru. Chennai edition of TTF garners accolades The opening event of TTF 2018 series, […]

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