Travel

BLive joins hands with Green Cross United Kingdom to promote sustainable tourism, Travel News, ET TravelWorld

BLive, India’s First EV Tourism & Experience platform, announced signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Green Cross United Kingdom (GCUK) to champion the cause of Electric Mobility in tourist destinations across the world. As a part of this association, BLive and GCUK will formulate various initiatives to drive EV adoption in tourist destinations. BLive […]

Travel

Saudi Arabia to reopen to vaccinated tourists after 17-month Covid closure, Travel News, ET TravelWorld

Saudi Arabia announced Friday it would reopen its borders to fully vaccinated foreign tourists after a 17-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic, the state news agency said. However, Riyadh did not announce any lifting of restrictions on the umrah, a pilgrimage that can be undertaken at any time, which usually attracts millions of Muslims […]

Travel

AirAsia India CCO, Travel News, ET TravelWorld

The aftermath of the pandemic has affected the global economy, trade, and mobility on a large scale. The impact has disrupted the ease of operations of most economic and social activities with the maximum impact being felt by the travel and tourism sector as a result of the lockdown. The aviation industry was still recovering […]

Travel

Tourism stakeholders from NE & UTs to get 25% additional guarantee cover for loans, Travel News, ET TravelWorld

Eligible tour guides and tour operators from the North East of India and those belonging to Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep will get an additional 25 per cent guarantee cover from from the National Credit Guarantee Trust Company (NCGTC) for the Loan Guarantee Scheme for Covid-affected Segments of Tourism Sector (LGSCASTS) […]

Travel

Why India tourism now needs to hire PR agencies in source markets, Travel News, ET TravelWorld

While the Indian government’s decision to issue five lakh free tourist visas is commendable, to really gain momentum and woo visitors when the borders start opening, India would have to start with a planned marketing campaign. Talking about the importance of having a good marketing plan, all set to go into different markets, Dipak Deva, […]