Tag: COVID-19

Emirates introduces generous waiver policy enabling customers to book with peace of mind

Emirates is providing customers more flexibility, choice and value through its newly introduced waiver policy for all booked tickets issued on or from March 7 until March 31, allowing customers across its network the choice of changing their travel dates without change and re-issuance fees. The move provides Emirates’ customers with peace of mind should […]

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Meghalaya Government closes down all tourist places in the state as a precautionary measure

The Government of Meghalaya has closed down all tourist places in the state of Meghalaya till March 31, 2020, as a precautionary measure in the light of COVID-19 virus. In an official statement, the state government has also said that there is a possibility that the close down may be extended up to April 15, […]

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Arabian Travel Market postponed due to the escalation of COVID-19 worldwide

Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced that it has postponed Arabian Travel Market (ATM) to June 28 – July 1, 2020, at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, UAE. According to a statement from Reed Exhibitions – organisers of Arabian Travel Market, “We at Arabian Travel Market want to express our concern for everyone impacted […]

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Andaman and Nicobar Administration closes all tourist spots as a precautionary measure against Novel Corona Virus

In the wake of Novel Corona Virus outbreak, the Andaman and Nicobar Administration has taken major decisions as precautionary measures.  Beaches, eco-tourism spots and water sports will be closed from March 16, 2020. The Andaman and Nicobar Administration has issued directives to close all tourist spots of the islands with effect from March 16 to […]

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India continues as the third largest visitor source market for Singapore in 2019

For the fifth consecutive year, Singapore welcomed more than one million Indian travellers in 2019, reinforcing it as one of the most preferred destinations for Indian outbound travel. The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) announced that India retained its third position with 1.42 million visitors, after China and Indonesia, as a Visitor Arrival (VA) source market […]

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ITB Berlin 2020 cancelled

ITB Berlin 2020 will not take place. Due to the rapid spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19), the Federal Ministry of Health and the Federal Ministry of Economics have stated their opinion that ITB Berlin is cancelled. On February 28 at 18:27 hrs, the responsible health authority of the district of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf in Berlin imposed […]

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