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India extends international travel & visa restrictions till February-end, ET TravelWorld News, ET TravelWorld

In the wake of the continuing Covid-19 scare, the government has decided to further extend the international travel and visa restrictions for another month. As per the revised circular shared by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the current restrictions will continue to apply till February 28, 2022. With the extension, scheduled international commercial […]

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Air India cancels four US-bound flights, ET TravelWorld News, ET TravelWorld

As the issue of deployment of 5G communications in the US gains ground, Air India has cancelled four flights to the US scheduled for today (January 19). The flights that stand cancelled include, Delhi-New York JFK-Delhi (AI 101/102), Delhi- San Francisco- Delhi (AI173/174), Delhi-O’Hare-Delhi (AI127/126), and the Mumbai-Newark-Mumbai flights (AI 191/144). However, the airline’s Delhi-Washington […]

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IAAI launches mass e-signature campaign to get agents’ commission reinstated, ET TravelWorld News, ET TravelWorld

Picture used for representational purpose. As ETTravelWorld reported earlier, IATA Agents Association of India (IAAI), the national trade association of IATA accredited travel agents in the country, has launched a mass e-signature campaign to get, as they claim, the legitimate agents’ commission which is mandated by the statutes, reinstated. Launching the e-signature campaign, IAAI Governing […]

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Virgin Atlantic announces codeshare with LATAM Airlines – Business Traveller

Virgin Atlantic has launched a codeshare agreement with LATAM Airlines, enabling its passengers greater connectivity to Brazil. Customers booking through Virgin Atlantic can now travel direct from London Heathrow to Sao Paulo Guarulhos and connect onwards to 12 airports in Brazil. These include Rio de Janeiro (GIG), Porto Alegre (POA), Belo Horizonte (CNF), Brasilia (BSB), […]

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Indian Embassy in Saudi Arabia opens new permanent visa application centre in association with VFS Global, ET TravelWorld News, ET TravelWorld

The Embassy of India, Riyadh in Arabia has announced that it has opened a new permanent visa application centre Sakaka in collaboration with VFS Global. It further mentioned that the new centre greatly facilitate the Indians residing in Al Jouf region of the country. It will accept applications from Indian nationals for various consular services. […]