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flydubai becomes first UAE airline directly linking Kilimanjaro

Dubai-based flydubai’s inaugural flight landed at the Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), increasing its capacity to Tanzania and further expanding its network in Africa to twelve destinations. flydubai will offer six flights a week to Kilimanjaro, three of which are via a stop in the capital, Dar es Salaam and will increase the total number of […]

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Cleartrip becomes official travel & accommodation partner for Minerva Punjab FC

Cleartrip, an Online Travel Agent (OTA) and leisure activities platform, has announced its strategic association with Minerva Punjab FC as the official travel & accommodation partner for the upcoming season of the I-League. Under the year-long association, Cleartrip will sponsor hotel accommodations for the Minerva Punjab FC team in Ludhiana, Kolkata, Kochi, Shillong, Aizawl, Imphal, […]

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China becomes a favourable destination for Indian tourists

According to a report by Xinhua News Agency, China is becoming one of the most popular tourists’ destinations for Indian travellers and both the nations are working together to boost the influx of tourists. The report also stated that the number of outbound tourists from India will reach 50 million overall by 2020 an increase […]

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‘Despacito’ singer becomes Puerto Rico’s new global ambassador

Ranking the most watched video in YouTube history with more than three billion views, Luis Fonsi’s ‘Despacito’ song has not only attracted millions to his song but has also generated tourism in Puerto Rico by 45% and has also made him the global ambassador of Puerto Rico Tourism Company. PRTC’s partnership with Luis Fonsi will […]

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Onefinestay becomes global leader in luxury private rentals

AccorHotels has announced the grouping of Travel Keys, Squarebreak and onefinestay with the intention to integrate the three companies under the onefinestay brand before the end of 2017. The portfolio will be placed under the responsibility of Javier Cedillo-Espin, who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of onefinestay to head up the grouping […]

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Finnair becomes PATA’s newest aviation member

Finnair, the flag carrier for Finland and a member of the oneworld alliance, has joined the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). The carrier, headquartered in Helsinki, is majority owned by the Government of Finland and listed on the Helsinki Stock Exchange. PATA CEO, Dr Mario Hardy, said, “We are extremely pleased to welcome Finnair to […]

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Banyan Tree becomes a strategic partner of AccorHotels

Banyan Tree Holdings recently announced that it has entered into a heads of agreement with AccorHotels. AccorHotels will invest an initial SGD 24 million in Singapore-based Banyan Tree and both parties will then co-develop the brands owned by Banyan Tree around the world. Banyan Tree will also have access to AccorHotels’ global reservations and sales […]

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Madrid becomes the first of seven new destinations of Air India

The launch of Air India’s new route to Madrid has marked the start of a period of significant expansion for the national carrier. The new service from Delhi to the Spanish capital, which began on December 1, 2016, marked the airline’s arrival in Spain, with Air India’s Chairman & Managing Director, Ashwani Lohani, revealing that […]

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